Mambwe’sfather used to work but then became ill and was forced to stop work.Mambwe has one sister – his two older sisters died.He now lives with both parents, his sister and her two daughters. Mambwe has been attending Mfuwe Primary School and sat the Certificate of Primary Education exams or Grade 7 exams last year. He attained a high composite score of 723 and gained a place at Mfuwe Day Secondary School. He lives close enough to this school to attend as a day pupil.These are the results of his exams:
|Social & Development study||123||1|
|Special Paper 1||107||2|
|Special Paper 2||108||2|
|Creative & Technology studies||115||1|
You can get an idea of which subjects the pupil likes or is good at by looking at his or her marks. English and mathematics are obvious but you might like an explanation of the other subjects. Social and Development Studies is all about geography, history and civics. Zambian Language is the study of one of the many languages used in Zambia; in this area it is Chinyanja. Creative and Technology Studies is a mix or practical subjects such as arts and crafts. The marks may also indicate the type person, especially when it comes to the Special Papers; Special Paper 1 is a simple and basic IQ test based on English and Maths logic and Special Paper 2 is a basic visual IQ test based on patterns.