Mathematics for the NSC

Internet access has so changed the information landscape, and technological developments have so revolutionized the means available to either create or solve problems, that mathematical literacy is today as important as the ability to read text. All students must possess understanding of basic computation, statistics and geometry in order to make an informed response toContinue reading “Mathematics for the NSC”


The study of Mathematics should enable students at the primary level to:  acquire the necessary mathematical skills and learn concepts that will be used in real life situations and related disciplines;  develop the necessary processes for the acquisition and application of mathematical concepts and skills;  recognize and integrate mathematical ideas with other disciplines;  develop positiveContinue reading “Mathematics”

PEP Performance Tasks

The Performance Tasks will be administered in grades 4, 5 and 6 and will require students to use a variety of skills to complete a task. It will be administered and marked at selected times during the school year by class teachers. Students will be required to demonstrate their knowledge, skills, and strategies by creatingContinue reading “PEP Performance Tasks”