Research Papers/Topics in Primary Education

Universal Primary Education And Academic Performance In Sissa Sub County Wakiso District

BSTRACTThis study established the relationship between Universal primary education and academicperformances of pupils' in Sissa Sub County Wakiso district Uganda. Specifically, the studywanted to establish (i) the relationship between teaching/learning resources (ii) teacherpupil ratio (ii) pupils' attendance and academic performance of pupils in Masulita SubCounty Wakiso district.The study was descriptive and co-relational in nature based on quantitative approachinvolving 52 teachers an...

Absenteeism And Academic Performance In Mathematics Of Std Eight Students. A Case Study Of Kiorori Primary School - Kish District-Kenya

ABSTRACT['he performance of mathematics in the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (K. C P E) has,een dismal, a situation many have said to be sad and wanting.:::hildren from more than 50% of the Kenyan population who live below the poverty line do notLttend school regularly, due to unknown reasons. This has realiy worsened the performance inC.C.P.E. The researcher therefore ventured to find out the impacts of absenteeism on the>erformance of mathematics of the learners.\fter the r...

The Influence Of Mother Tongue On Learner’s Performance In Written Kiswahili At Primary Level: A Case Study Of Migori County, Migori District

ABSTRACTThis project is about the influence of mother tongue on learners’ performance in writtenKiswahili at primary level in Migori County, Migori district.Questionnaires were designed and used to get primary data; where by respondents wererequired to answer the questions, the researcher conducted face to face interviews with pupils and teachers on issues pertaining to the influence of mother tongue on learners’ performance in written Kiswahili at primary level.During the...

Absenteeism And The Performance Of Learners In Primary Schools In Nkondo Sue-County Kamuli District

ABSTRACTMany politicians and educationalists argue that a lot of domestic work, long distances andpoor feeding affect the performance of learners in primary schools, so the purpose was toinvestigate absenteeism and performance of learners in primary school in Nkondo SubCounty, Kamuli district. The objectives of the study were to find out how domestic work, long distances and poor feeding affect the performance of learners in primary schools.The instrument that were used includ...

Quality Of School Feeding Program And Academic Performance Of Learners, A Case Study Of Selected Primary Schools Of Busia County, Busia Municipality Kenya

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study was to assess the efficacy of the school feeding programsimplemented in primary schools of Bus/a County.The study was focused on the following undertakings; finding out the number ofschools which had implemented the feeding program; assessing the adequacy offeeding program,’ investiqating the educational benefits of the program and thechallenges faced Ten primary schools were used in the study; fifty teachers wererandomly selected to respond to this ...

Effects Of Drug And Substance Abuse On Academic Perfoeffects Of Drug And Substance Abuse On Academic Performance Of Primary Pupils In Yala Division, Gem District-Kenyarmance Of Primary Pupils

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of drug and substance abuse onacademic performance of primary pupils in Yala Division, Gem District - Kenya. Mostof schools in this region have being experiencing challenges in trying to fight this menaceof drug and substance abuse among the primary pupils.The eight (8) schools that participated in the study were selected random samplingtechnique. Both random and purposive sampling techniques were used in selecting the 80...

Causes Of Female Pupils' Drop Out Of School In Matete Division Primary Schools, Kenya.

TABLE OF CONTENTSDeclaration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1Acknowledgement ...................................................................... iiApproval .................................................................................... iiiTable of contents ....................................................................... ivCHAPTER 1 . . . . . . . . . . ....

Orphan Hood And Academic Performance In Selected Day Primary Schools A Case Of Kaptumo South Zone, Kaptumo Division, Nandi South District Kenya

TABLE OF CONTENTCI-IAPTER 1 .............................................................................................................................. 8INTRODUCTION ................................................................................................................. 81.0 Overview .................................................................................................................... 81.1 Background Of The Study ..................................................

Level Of Motivatrion And Academic Performance Of Learners: Case Study Of Central Division, Tharaka South District, Kenya

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION ............................................................................................................................ iiAPPROVAL .................................................................................................................................. iiiDEDICATION ............................................................................................................................... ivACKNOWLEDGEMENT ....................................

Teachers Perception Of The Use Of Teaching Learning Aids In Social Studies In Selected Schools Of Kawempe Division, Kampala District

ABSTRACTThis study assessed the Teacher's perceptions of the use of teaching learningaids in social studies, in selected schools of Kawempe division. The study set outto explore the different perceptions which teachers held about. The concept ofteaching learning aids, their importance, how to select and make an appropriateteaching learning aid and how to use them effectively and the problemsencountered when using them.Using Random sampling 30 social studies teachers were selected from v...

The Role Of Guidance And Counselling In Addressing Issue Of Street Children In Nairobi City, Kenya

ABSTRACTThe maJor objective of the study was to identify the role of guidance andcounselling and the trends of children on the streets in Central division,Nairobicity. Then study used both quantitative and qualitative data collection methods,in which questionnaires and interview guide were used to collect data from therespondents.Research question one sought to find out the factors responsible for the highnumber of street children in Nairobi. The study findings revealed that; lack ofsch...

Instructional Materials And Performance Of Pupils In Science In Apac District, A Case Study Of Selected Schools In Akokoro Sub-County.

TABLE OF CONTENTTitle PageTable of content. ........................................................ iDeclaration ............................................................... iiiApproval. ................................................................ .ivCHAPTER ONE:1.0 Introduction .............................................................. 11.1 Background .................................................. 11.2 Statement of the problem ................................. 21.3 Purpose of...

Impact Of Eligion On Academic Performance Of Pupils In Bibirioni Sub Location In Kiambu District, Cental Province Kenya

ABSTRACTA descriptive and quantitative study was undertaken to examine the impact ofreligion on academic performance of the pupils in selected schools of Bibirionisub location.The specific objectives that guided the study included, to find out whether thepupils attendance is affected by religious practices; to find out if religiousupbringing affects the learners ability to participate fully in school activities, tofind out whether religion influences the children’s ability to interact...

Poverty And Pupils' Academic Performance In Selected Primary Schools In Lwamaggwa Sub County, Rakai District

ABSTRACTThe topic of the study was Poverty and Pupils' Academic Performance in selectedPrimary schools in Lwamaggwa Sub County, Rakai District The study was carriedout in Lwamaggwa West Sub County, Rakai District It is located central districtof Uganda. The main objective of this study is to establish the relationshipbetween poverty and academic performance among the people of LwamaggwaWest Sub County, Lamwo District Specific objectives were to; to examine thecauses of poverty in Lwama...


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