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What Your ChildLearn inMathematicsS e m i n a r fo r Pa re n t sYeap Ban HarMarshall Cavendish InstituteSingaporeyeapbanhar@gmail.comSlides are available atwww.banhar.blogspot.comSt Gabriel’s PrimarySchool, SingaporeMarymount ConventSchool, Singapore
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Land 270 sq miles 700 sq km People 5.3 million GDP per capita 1965 USD500 2011 USD50 000in current USDJunyuan SecondarySchool, Singaporeintroduction
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High achievement was not a given. In1960, among 30 615 candidates whosat for the first Primary School LeavingExamination, 45% of the candidatespassed.Keon Ming Public School, SingaporeToday, aboutthe sameproportionachieve thehighest gradein each of thefour subjectstested.
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Score 1960-1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s500 Japan JapanKoreaHong KongJapanKoreaSingaporeHong KongJapanKoreaHong KongSingapore400 Thailand SingaporeThailandThe PhilippinesMalaysiaThailandMalaysiaThailand300 IndonesiaThe PhilippinesIndonesiaThe PhilippinesReference: E. Hanusek, D. Jamison, E. Jamison & L. Woessmann (2008)All major international tests (literacy, science and mathematics) between 1964and 2003 were placed on a common scale. Selected countries shown in the table.
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1992Introduction of Problem-Solving Curriculum1997Thinking SchoolsLearning Nation1982Introduction of Singapore mathematicstextbooks as they are known today.Mathematics is “an excellentvehicle for the developmentand improvement of a person’sintellectual competence”.Ministry of Education Singapore 2006
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We started off badly butwe have managed to helpour students in learningmath.
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King SolomonAcademy, London UKA number is of a second number.The sum of the two numbers is 120.53
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A number is of a second number.The sum of the two numbers is 120.538 units = 1201 units = 120 81 units = 1512080 40The smaller number is 3 x 15 = 45.The larger number is 5 x 15 = 75.
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Edgewood Elementary School, NewYorkBox B contains twice asmany books as Box A.Box C contains 20 morebooks than Box A.Together, the three boxescontains 116 books.
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SingaporeMathBox B contains twice asmany books as Box A.Box C contains 20 morebooks than Box A.Together, the three boxescontains 116 books.20Box CBox ABox B116
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SingaporeMathBox B contains twice asmany books as Box A.Box C contains 20 morebooks than Box A.Together, the three boxescontains 116 books.20Box CBox ABox B116 – 20 = 116 – 16 – 4 = 964 units = 964 units = 80 + 161 units = 96 4 =2424 2424Box A ….
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