# Primary Five First Term Mathematics Scheme of Work – Weekly Forecast Based On GES Syllabus for Ghana Schools

PRIMARY 5 MATHEMATICS FIRST TERM SCHEME OF WORK – WEEKLY FORECAST BASED ON GHANA EDUCATION SERVICE GES SYLLABUS FOR GHANA SCHOOLS

WEEK ONE(1): UNIT 5.1 NUMBERS AND NUMERALS UP TO 10,000
5.1.1 Write the number names for numerals up to 10,000.
5.1.2 Use the symbols =, to compare numbers up to 1,000,000

WEEK TWO(2): UNIT 5.2 SETS OF NUMBERS
5.2.1 Describe a group or a collection of distinct objects as a set
5.2.2 Write a set of numbers.

WEEK THREE(3): SET OF NUMBERS (CONT’D)
5.2.3 Fnd factors of numbers
5.2.4 Find the multiples of numbers.
5.2.5 Find prime numbers

WEEK FOUR(4): UNIT 5.3 COLLECTING AND HANDLING DATA
5.2.6 Identify numbers that can be divided by 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 without actual division.
5.2.7 Write subsets from a given set of numbers.

WEEK FIVE(5): COLLECTING AND HANDLING DATA (CONT’D)
5.3.1 Represent data using block graph.
5.3.2 Represent data using bar graph.

WEEK SIX(6): COLLECTING AND HANDLING DATA (CONT’D)
5.3.3 Represent data using the stem and leaf plot.
5.3.4 Read and write information from graphs.

WEEK SEVEN(7): UNIT 5.4 ADDITION AND SUBTRACTION (SUMS UP TO 999,999)
5.4.1 Add numbers with sums more than 10,000
5.4.2 Subtract numbers (0 – 999,999).
5.4.3 Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction.

WEEK EIGHT(8): UNIT 5.5 MEASUREMENT, LENGTH, MASS AND CAPACITY
5.5.1 Measure lengths of line segments in centimetres and Millimetres.
5.5.2 Estimate and verify the length of given line segments in centimetres.

WEEK NINE(9): MEASUREMENT, LENGTH, MASS AND CAPACITY (CONT’D)
5.5.3 Write lengths given in m, cm and mm, using decimal notation.
5.5.4 Add and subtract measures of lengths given in m, cm and mm.
5.5.5 Find the perimeter of given shapes in m, cm and mm.

WEEK TEN(10): MEASUREMENT, LENGTH, MASS AND CAPACITY (CONT’D)
5.5.6 Measure the capacities of containers in litres and millilitres
5.5.7 Estimate and verify the capacity of containers in millilitres.
5.5.8 Write capacities given in l and ml using decimal notation.
5.5.9 Find the sum/difference of the capacities of two containers in ml and l.

WEEK ELEVEN(11) MEASUREMENT, LENGTH, MASS AND CAPACITY (CONT’D)
5.5.10 Estimate, measure and record the mass object in “kg” and “g”.
5.5.11 Write masses given in “kg” and “g” using decimal notation.
5.5.12 Find the sum/difference of masses of two objects.

WEEK TWELVE(12): REVISION/CLASS TESTS/COMPLETION OF UNFINISHED TOPICS

13-WEEK THIRTEEN(13): EXAMS

14-WEEK FOURTEEN(14): EXAMS CONT’D/ASSESSMENT, REPORT CARD PREPARATION/VACATION