Key Stage 3
YEAR 7
AUTUMN 1Geometry & Algebra 
AUTUMN 2Geometry & Number 
SPrING 1Algebra 
SPRING 2Number 
SUMMER 1Number & Algebra 
SUMMER 2Data 
All Students to Cover  
Patterns and sequences 
SETTLING IN CHECK  Order of Operations  SPRING PROGRESS CHECK  PARENTS EVENING  SUMMER PROGRESS CHECK 
Finding the nth term of a linear sequence  x ÷ mental and written methods  Vocabulary of algebra  Factors, multiples and types of number  Using a calculator  END OF YEAR TEST 
+  mental and written methods  Perimeter (irregular and regular shapes) and area (rectangles recap and focus on triangles)  Simplifying  Fractions – representations, adding and subtracting fractions, integer by fraction multiplication and division  Ratio – simplifying ratio, splitting into a ratio, using bar model to solve complex problems  Converting fractions, decimals and percentages 
Accurate measurement  TOPIC TEST ON AREA AND PERIMETER  Substitution  Introduction to percentages 
Introduction to proportion – recipes,

Introduction to probability 
Measuring angles  Place value and rounding to 1 decimal place  TOPIC TEST ON ALGEBRA  Averages and range  
Angle reasoning (point, line, triangle and quadrilateral)  Negative numbers – ordering and 4 operations  Coordinates in 4 quadrants  Presenting data  
Angle notation ABC  Rotation  
BANDING TEST/MATHS WEEK  Reflection  
Additional Higher Content  
Simple scaled & shifted quadratic sequences  Multiplying and dividing decimals  Explore basic index laws through investigation  Fraction by fraction multiplication and division  
Investigate angles in a regular polygon  Area of parallelograms  Finding midpoints with large coordinates 
YEAR 8
AUTUMN 1

AUTUMN 2

SPRING 1SHAPE & NUMBER 
SPRING 2NUMBER & SHAPE 
SUMMER 1DATA 
SUMMER 2ALGEBRA 
All Students to Cover  
Order of operations  Function notation  Properties of 2D shapes –triangles, quadrilaterals  Fractions – 4 operations  Venn diagrams for probability  Equations of lines 
Squares, cubes and roots  Expanding brackets  Area formulae (parallelogram, trapezium)  Percentage increase and decrease  Two – way tables  Introduce y=mx+c 
Area and circumference of circles  Solving and rearranging equations 
TOPIC TEST (AREA INC CIRCLES) 
Volume and surface area of prisms  Making comparisons with averages  Parallel and perpendicular lines 
Angles on parallel lines  TOPIC TEST (ALGEBRA)  SPRING PROGRESS CHECK  Stem & leaf diagrams 
Real life graphs (speed, distance time graphs, conversion graphs, filling up vases for nonstraight line graphs)


Bearings  Properties of 2D shapes –triangles, quadrilaterals  Prime factorisation  END OF YEAR TEST  
MATHS WEEK  LCM/HCF in Venn diagrams  
Fractions recap  
Additional Higher content  
Standard form 
YEAR 9
AUTUMN 1SHAPE 
AUTUMN 2ALGEBRA 
SPRING 1NUMBER 
SPRING 2SHAPE 
SUMMER 1DATA 
SUMMER 2ALGEBRA 
All Students to Cover  
Pythagoras  Expanding and factorising, including quadratics  Simple / compound interest  Translation  Project work to include:  Revisit 
Enlargement basic similarity  Graphs including quadratics  Reverse percentages  Nets, plans and elevations  Questionnaires  Solving equations 
Introduction to trigonometry  Solving equations graphically  Proportional reasoning to include direct proportion and best buys  Volume (leading to density and other compound measures)  Comparing distributions, outliers, skewness, correlation  Rearranging formulae 
Angles in polygons  Real life graphs  Upper and lower bounds  Averages from tables  Graphical solutions to simultaneous linear equations  
MATHS WEEK  YEAR 9 TEST  Lines of best fit  Index laws  
Also to cover: Capture/recapture 
Standard form calculations  
YEAR 9 EXAM  
Additional Higher content  
Negative/fractional scale factors  Expanding three brackets  “Formal” direct proportion  Combined Transformations  Cumulative frequency  Rearranging formulae where the subject occurs more than once 
Calculations with upper and lower bounds  Quartiles  
Box plots  
Links to previous/future topics  
Reminder of key angles facts  Recap y = mx + c  Revisit basic FDP  Revisit reflection, rotation  
Revisit linear equations with angles facts  Revisit ratio/similarity  Include pressure  
Revisit Pythagoras when covering quadratics  Do bounds in context e.g. area and volume calculations  Link rearranging density to previous trig work  
Revisit rounding 