Primary Mental Maths Competition

Introduction

The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training will be hosting its annual Primary Mental Maths Competition (PMMC) for Class 4 students during the month of October 2018.  This activity will provide a platform for students to showcase their mental maths abilities in a competitive way.  

The competition is now in its second year.  It aims to stimulate and sustain interest in Mathematics among primary school students, develop their mental maths skills and improve their self confidence in using appropriate problem solving strategies.  In addition, students participation in this competition should enhance their listening and concetration skills.

Content Areas:

 Number Operations, Fractions, Decimals, Percentages and Measurement areas in the Class 3 Mathematics syllabus.

Teams:

A school team must comprise three to five Class 4 students.

Stages:

Preliminaries: Tuesday October 02, 2018  to Tuesday October 09, 2018.
Quarter Finals:Tuesday October 16, 2018  to Friday October 19, 2018.
Semifinals: Tuesday October 23, 2018
Finals: Tuesday October 30, 2018

Registration:

Forms are available on the Ministry of Education website (mes.gov.bb)

Completed forms must be emailed to  PMMC2018@mes.gov.bb

 Deadline Date:

Friday July 13, 2018

 

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