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Year 1 – Year 6

Primary School

Stellar International School is delighted to welcome everyone to our Primary School. Students from the Early Years Centre effortlessly transition to Primary School, where they continue to develop as lifelong learners and start on their journey to become global citizens. We encourage each child to grow their full potential through engaging, enjoyable, and meaningful learning. Our unique primary curriculum integrates the Cambridge International Curriculum, Singapore Curriculum, and the International Primary Curriculum (IPC) to provide thematic-based learning to students aged 5 to 11 years old.

International Primary Curriculum (IPC) is a child-centered curriculum based on the National Curriculum of England (UK), with comprehensive assessments to monitor and evaluate each child’s progress. It is implemented in over 1000 schools in over 100 countries worldwide. It is a comprehensive, systematic, and innovative curriculum that provides a clear learning approach and specific learning goals for each subject.

5 Key Features of IPC

thematic
Thematic Curriculum

With an innovative and creative curriculum, students learn about the world, instead of non traditional chapters.

holistic
Holistic Approach

There are 6 learning stages for each unit.
I. Entry Point
II. Knowledge Harvest
III. Big Picture
IV. Research Activities
V. Recording Activities
VI. Exit Point

goals
Learning Goals

Comprise of subject goals (knowledge, skills, understanding), personal goals (curiosity, resilience, thoughtfulness) and international goals (international minded).

assessment
Learning Assessment

Formative assessment takes place at each learning milepost. Skills Rubric is utilised to determine and develop specific learning plan for improvement and progression.

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Parents Actively Involved

Parents are regularly updated and encouraged to give suggestions. Additionally, parents are encouraged to observe and appreciate their child’s progress via artwork, website and video.

With a clear focus to establish a conducive, safe and joyful learning environment, SIS is committed to making sure all children enjoy their schooling, inculcate values, foster curiosity and encourage questioning. These are the basis of independent lifelong learners and we aim to cultivate these traits and values in the early years to shape a child’s future.

There are 3 levels in IPC

IPC Milepost 1 IPC Milepost 2 IPC Milepost 3
Year 1 – 2 Year 3 – 4 Year 5 – 6
5 – 7 years old 7 – 9 years old 9 – 12 years old

Primary Subjects
(Year 1 – Year 6)

 

English
Mandarin Language
 Information Communication Technology (ICT)
Mathematics
Islamic Studies ( for Muslim Students)
Physical Education (PE)
Science
Malaysian History
Personal, Social, Health Education (PSHE)
Malay Language
Music & Drama 
 

*IPC is a subject which integrates Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, ICT & Computing, Technology, History, Geography, Music, Physical Education, Art and Society.

** MoE requirement for Malaysian students beginning Year 4

 

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