Key Stage 3

YEAR 7

AUTUMN 1
Geometry & Algebra
AUTUMN 2
Geometry & Number
SPrING 1
  Algebra      
SPRING 2
   Number          
SUMMER 1
Number & Algebra
SUMMER 2
     Data            
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

Geometry & Algebra
AUTUMN 2

   Algebra       
SPRING 1
SHAPE & NUMBER
SPRING 2
NUMBER & SHAPE
SUMMER 1
     DATA            
SUMMER 2
   ALGEBRA       
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 non-straight 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 1
SHAPE
AUTUMN 2
ALGEBRA
SPRING 1
NUMBER
SPRING 2
SHAPE
SUMMER 1
DATA
SUMMER 2
ALGEBRA
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