Our Primary School Programme of Study

At our Al Uwainat Campus we house our KG1 to Gr4 classes.
 
Our KG1 and KG2 programmes adopt a thematic approach to

  • Life Skills
  • Language and Literacy in Arabic and English
  • Numbers and Number Systems
  • Art and Perception

In KG2 there is a greater emphasis on writing
 
Our Grade 1 to 4 programmes are based on the Cambridge International Primary Programme (CIPP): http://www.cie.org.uk/qualifications/academic/primary/
 
We implement this programme within the following structure:

  Grade 1 and 2 Grade 3 and 4
English 12 9
Arabic / Islamic* 11* 11*
French/ Basic Arabic* 11* 11*
Social Studies   3
IT 1 1
Science 6 6
Mathematics 9 6
Art 1 1
Music   1
PE   1
Handwriting   1
Total No of Classes 40 40
     
*Arabic and Islamic Studies are mandatory for citizens of Middle Eastern nations. Citizens of other nations study French and Basic Arabic



Assessment in English, Math and Science is based on the Cambridge International Primary benchmark test objectives. We currently conduct the benchmark tests internally as a means of monitoring teaching and learning.

Our Grade 5 and Grade 6 Classes are currently held at the Al Tareef Campus

In Grades 5 & 6 we complete the Cambridge International Primary Programme

Subject Grade 5 Grade 6
English/ ESL 6 6
Arabic/ French 6 6
Islamic/ASL 3 3
Social Studies 3 3
Math 6 6
Humanities 3 3
ICT 2 2
Science 6 6
Arts 3 3
PE 2 2
Total No periods/Week 40 40


During April of Grade 6 student will take the Cambridge ‘Checkpoint’ benchmark tests.
 At the beginning of each school year there is an open evening during which details of these programmes are presented and explained by our teachers.



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Email Address: info@sis.edu.om