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A carefully crafted and masterfully designed course for all students existing or new. This June holiday, PSLEMath has designed an all new course aimed towards all students.

**Existing students:** Build on their strengths and work on weaknesses.

**New students: **Learn new heuristic problem solving techniques and gain exposure to the most commonly tested concepts.

**Lesson outline**

**Primary 2 **

Number of lessons: 3 x 2 hours lessons

Fees: $160

Lesson 1: Whole number

**Comparison of quantity****Comparison of quantity (3 elements)****Comparison of quantity (Age)****Comparison of units**

Lesson 2: Whole number

- Part and whole
- Working backwards

Lesson 3: Measurements

- Length (Comparison of length)
- Length (Direct application)
- Length (Indirect application)
- Length (Repeat application)
- Mass (Scale reading)
- Mass (Total concept)

**Primary 3 **

Number of lessons: 3 x 2 hours lessons

Fees: $200

Lesson 1: Whole number

- Time basics (Start time, End time & duration)
- Money (Equal concept)
- Money (Equal elimination)

Lesson 2: Whole number

- Whole numbers – Assumption method
- Whole numbers – Comparison of quantities and units
- Whole numbers – Unchanged total
- Whole numbers – Unchanged difference

Lesson 3: Whole numbers

- Whole numbers – Shortage and surplus
- Whole numbers – Stacking model
- Whole numbers – Quantity and value
- Whole numbers – Interval concept

**Primary 4 **

Number of lessons: 3 x 2 hours lessons

Fees: $235

Lesson 1: Whole number

- Whole numbers – Assumption method
- Whole numbers – Shortage and surplus
- Whole numbers – Total concept
- Whole numbers – Comparison of quantities
- Whole numbers – Comparison of units
- Whole numbers – Comparison of quantities & units

Lesson 2: Fractions

- Fractions – Basics
- Fractions – Comparison of quantities and units
- Fractions – Stacking model
- Fractions – Part and whole

Lesson 3: Geometry

- Geometry – Parallel and perpendicular lines
- Geometry – Angles
- Geometry – Angles in squares and rectangles
- Geometry – 4-point compass
- Geometry – Area and perimeter

**Primary 5 **

Number of lessons: 3 x 2.5 hours lessons

Fees: $335

Lesson 1: Whole number

- Approximation & Estimation
- Factors and multiples
- Using Units to Substitute a Value
- Venn Diagram
- Total concept
- Grouping – Ignore remainder
- Grouping – Consider remainder
- Difference concept

Lesson 2: Fractions

- Branching out – Proportion of quantity
- Branching out – Proportion of quantity with additional value
- Branching out – Unknown remainder
- Branching out- Unitary method

Lesson 3: Ratios

- Identifying Common Base of Comparison – Group
- Identifying Common Base of Comparison – Total
- Equivalent Proportion
- Quantity and Value

Additional Concepts

- Unchanged total
- Unchanged difference
- Inward/Outward 1 Unchanged
- Inward/Outward All Changed

**Primary 6 **

Number of lessons: 3 x 2.5 hours lessons

Fees: $350

Lesson 1: Fraction, Percentage, Decimals and Ratio

- Identifying Common Base of Comparison – Group
- Identifying Common Base of Comparison – Total
- Equivalent Proportion – Direct Comparison
- Equivalent Proportion – Indirect Comparison
- Quantity & Value Concept – Value Given in Total

Lesson 2: Fractions

- Branching Out – Proportion of Quantity Only
- Branching Out – Proportion of Quantity with Additional Value
- Branching Out – Unknown Remainder
- Branching Out – Involves Ratio
- Branching Out – Unitary Method

Lesson 3: Proportion Transfer Concept

- Proportion Transfer Concept – Working Forward
- Proportion Transfer Concept – Working Backward
- Proportion Transfer Concept – Finding Proportion of Difference
- Difference Concept

Additional Concepts

- Volume
- Circle
- Geometry
- Speed