Mathematics is an indispensable tool for everyday life, in the development of Science, Technology and Commerce. Mathematical

skills, knowledge, concepts and processes enable the learner to investigate and interpret numerical and spatial relationships, and patterns that exist in the world. The competences determine what is to be learned at each level. The following themes are packaged for the Upper Primary School Mathematics Curriculum: Sets, Numeracy, Interpretation of Graphs and Data, Measurements, Geometry and Algebra.