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Mathematics Department

Head of Department: Mr Chow Poh Boon
Level Head:
Mdm Najibah Bte Sidik
Vision: Effective and Reflective Problem Solvers
Mission: To cultivate a passion and love for Mathematics

Department Programmes

• Primary 2 Fraction Ignite

Pizzas, cakes and other everyday items are given to students to introduce the topic on fractions. Through these fun and engaging activities, the department hopes to make this topic less daunting and more enjoyable for our young Elights’ .

• Mathematics & Science Amazing Week

Get ready for the Mathematics and Science Amazing Week!! The Maths and Science department are teaming up to organise a host of maths and science activities outside the classroom that promises to be fun and exciting.

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• Primary 2 Math Workout Camp

Through this exciting camp, the primary 2 students are challenged mentally and physically. The camp aims to engage students through fun and exciting games and activities that will not only challenge their minds but also their bodies.

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• Primary 2 Airport Trail

The primary two students will be going to the airport for their maths trail. Students will get a chance to hone their mathematic skills outside of the classroom through authentic and interesting math stations around the airport.

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• Primary 3 Supermarket Trail

As part of the Mathematics Programme, primary 3 students will be given an opportunity to patronise a “supermarket” designed by our very own teachers. Through this programme, we hope students will be able to pick up real-life skills as well self-directed and collaborative learners.

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• Primary 4 Calculator Workshop

This year, the school will be organizing a calculator introductory workshop for all Primary 4 students as part of a post examination. This workshop has been well-received by the students since 2012. This programme aims to prepare students in the use of calculator for Primary 5 Mathematics in 2017, teach students to use the scientific calculator beyond the basic functions and arouse students’ interests in the use of calculators through interactive activities.

• Mathematics Recess Activity

Working in partnership with our very own parent support group, our department will be carrying out fun and engaging maths activities for our students during their recess time.

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P3 students doing their best for multiplication! P2 students doing their best for addition and subtraction facts!

• External Competitions

As part of our school’s goal to develop our students to the fullest potential, Elights will be given an opportunity to gain a measure of their own achievements through taking part in prestigious competitions such as the ICAS competition organised by the University of New South Wales and the Singapore and ASEAN Schools Maths Olympiad (SASMO) competition.