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Assessment

ASSESSMENT FRAMEWORK 

Assessment refers to the ongoing gathering of information on different facets of a child from various sources, with the aim of providing qualitative and quantitative feedback to support and guide the child's development.

Level

Weightage

Overall

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

Primary 1

 

 

Bite-Sized Assessments

0%

Primary 2

 

 

Bite-Sized Assessments

0%

Primary 3

Bite-Sized Assessments

(10%)

Bite-Sized Assessments

(15%)

Bite-Sized Assessments

(15%)

Semestral Assessment 2

(60%)

 

100%

Primary 4

Bite-Sized Assessments

(10%)

Semestral Assessment 1

(30%)

Bite-Sized Assessments

(10%)

Semestral Assessment 2

(50%)

100%

Primary 5

Topical Assessments

Semestral Assessment 1

(30%)

Continual Assessment

(10%)

Semestral Assessment 2

(60%)

100%

Primary 6

Continual Assessment

Semestral Assessment 1

School Preliminary Examination

(100%)

 

100%


Primary 1 Bite-sized Assessments

Term

Scope of Assessment

2

Oral 1 (Sentence Making)

Listening Comprehension 1

3

Oral 2 (Reading Aloud)

Written Exercise 1

4

Oral 3 (Picture Description and Conversation)

Written Exercise 2

Listening Comprehension 2

Primary 2 Bite-sized Assessments 

Term

Scope of Assessment

1

Oral 1 (Conversation)

2

Oral 2 (Reading Aloud and Conversation)

Written Exercise 1

Listening Comprehension 1

3

Oral 3 (Reading Aloud and Picture Description)

Written Exercise 2


Primary 3 Bite-sized Assessments

Term

Scope of Assessment

1

Listening Comprehension 1

Language Use (MCQ), Sentence Expansion and Written Comprehension

3

Language Use (MCQ), Sentence Expansion and Written Comprehension

Spelling


Primary 4 Bite-sized Assessments

Term

Scope of Assessment

1

Listening Comprehension 1

Language Use (MCQ) and Written Comprehension

3

Language Use (MCQ) and Written Comprehension

Spelling