New Singapore Maths Curriculum (Scope And Sequence) For 6th Grade / Primary 6Since 2006, Singapore, the world's math leader, and most countries had completely switched from the old Singapore Math to the new and improved Singapore Math for 6th Grade / Primary 6. Find out why Singapore schools have switched completely to the new and improved Singapore Math. All the primary schools in Singapore, the world's math leader, are using the New Singapore Math textbook packages for 6th Grade / Primary 6. Primary Mathematics For 6th Grade / Primary 6 Package is based on the Old Singapore Math curriculum and is no longer used in any Singapore school since 2006. Below is what your child will learn in the New Singapore Math curriculum for 6th Grade / Primary 6. Mensuration 
Area and circumference of a circle  identify and name the following parts of a circle
 centre
 radius
 diameter
 circumference
 use the formula to find
 solve word problems involving area and circumference of a circle
 Include use of (to be 22/7 or 3.14)
 Exclude finding the radius / diameter of a circle given its area

Area and perimeter of a figure related to square, rectangle, triangle and circle  find the area and perimeter of a figure related to the following shapes:
 rectangle
 square
 triangle
 circle
 semicircle
 quadrant

Volume of a solid made up of cubes/cuboids and volume of liquid  solve word problems involving volume of
 a solid made up of cubes and cuboids
 liquid
Statistics 
Pie charts  read and interpret pie charts
 solve 1step problems using information presented in pie charts
 Exclude use of degrees for calculation
Geometry 
Angles in geometric figures  find unknown angles in geometric figures using the properties of
 angles on a straight line
 angles at a point
 vertically opposite angles
 square, rectangle, parallelogram, rhombus, trapezium and triangle
 Exclude additional construction of lines

2D representation of a 3d solid  visualise a prism and a pyramid from drawings
 Include cylinder
 Include the terms ‘prism’ and ‘pyramid’

Nets  identify nets of
 a cube
 a cuboid
 a prism
 a pyramid
 identify the solid which can be formed by a net
Average, rate and speed 
Time (24hour clock)  interpret 24hour clock
 Include conversion between 12hour clock and 24hour clock, and vice versa
 Include finding duration of time

Speed  calculate
 speed
 distance
 time
 Include use of the formula
 Include activities for pupils to read, interpret and write speed in different units: km/h, m/min, m/s and cm/s
 Exclude conversion of units such as 10 km/h = ? m/min, and vice versa

Word problems  solve word problems involving average, rate and speed
 Exclude problems where rest time is involved in finding the average speed of a journey
Ratio and proportion 
Ratio and direct proportion  express one value as a fraction of another given their ratio, and vice versa
 find how many times one value is as large as another given their ratio, and vice versa
 recognise that two quantities are in direct proportion
 solve direct proportion problems using unitary method
 solve word problems on ratio and direct proportion
Percentage 
One quantity as a percentage of another  express one quantity as a percentage of another
 find the whole given a part and the percentage
 solve word problems
 Exclude finding percentage profit/loss
Algebra 
Algebraic expression in one variable  use a letter to represent an unknown number and write a simple algebraic expression in one variable for a given situation
 Exclude expressions involving a variable in the denominator such as 1/x
 simplify algebraic expressions
 Exclude
 expressions involving fractional coefficients
 expressions involving brackets
 evaluate simple algebraic expressions by substitution
 solve word problems involving algebraic expressions
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