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Maths (Key Stage 3)

 

KS3 students will be split into 3 groups; Pi (foundation), Theta and Delta (higher).

There are revision lessons after every topic and after every term, where students get the chance to solidify their learning and cover topics they are uncertain about. 

 

Year 7

What will pupils study this year?

 

 

 

 Autumn Term

 Pi

 Calculating Adding | Subtracting | Multiplying | Dividing | Using Operations | Multiplying & Dividing by 10, 100 and 1000 | Positive & Negative Numbers

 Factors & Multiples Number Rules & Relationships | Multiples | Multiplication | Division | Solving Problems | Factors & Primes | Common Factors & Multiples

 Decimals & Measures Estimates & Measures | Decimal Numbers | Metric Units | Adding & Subtracting | Decimals | Calculating with Money

 Fractions, Decimals & Percentages Comparing Fractions | Equivalent Fractions | Calculating with Fractions | Adding & Subtracting Fractions | Percentages | Finding Percentages

 Theta 

 Number Skills Mental Maths | Addition & Subtraction | Multiplication | Division | Time & Money | Negative Numbers | Factors, Multiples & Primes | Square & Triangle Numbers

 Decimals & Measure Decimals & Rounding | Length, Mass & Capacity | Scales & Coordinates | Working with Decimals Mentally| Working with Decimals | Perimeter & Area | More Units

 Fractions Comparing Fractions | Simplifying | Working with Fractions | Fractions & Decimals | Understanding Percentages | Percentage of Amounts

 Ratio & Proportion Direct Proportion | Writing Ratios | Using Ratios | Sccales & Measure | Proportion & Fractions | Proportion & Percentages 

 Delta

 Number Skills Factors, Primes & Multiples | Using Neagtive Numbers | Multiplying & Dividing | Squares & Square Roots | More Powers & Roots | Calculations

 Fractions Working with Fractions | Adding & Subtracting | Fractions, Decimals & Percentages | Multiplying & Dividing | Working with Mixed Numbers

 Decimals Ordering | Rounding | Adding & Subtracting | Multiplying | Dividing | Fractions , Decimals & Percentages | Working with Decimals

 Multiplicative Reasoning Metric & Imperial Units | Writing Ratios | Sharing in a Given Ratio | Proportion | Proportional Reasoning | The Unitary Method 

 Spring Term

 Pi

 Analysing & Displaying Data Tables & Pictograms | Bar Charts | Grouped Data | Mode & Modal Class | Range & Median | Mean

Expressions, Functions & Formulae Using Functions | Function Machines | Simplifying Expressions | Writing Expressions | Using Formulae 

 Graphs Real-life Graphs | Coordinates | Graphs of Functions | Scientific Graphs

 Theta

 Analysing & Displaying Data Mode, Median & Range | Displaying Data | Grouping Data | Averages & Comparing Data | Line Graphs & Bar Charts | Using Spreadsheets

 Expressions, Functions & Formulae Functions | Simplifying Expressions | Writing Expressions | Substituting into Formulae | Writing Formulae

 Probability The Language of Probability | Calculating | Experimental | Expected Outcomes 

 Delta

 Analysing & Displaying Data Data Collection & Two-way Tables | Bar Charts | Averages & Range | Grouped Data | More Graphs | Pie Charts | Scatter Diagrams

 Equations, Functions & Formulae One-step Equations | Two-step Equations | More Complex Equations | Trail & Improvement

 Angles & Shapes Angles & Parallel Lines | Triangles | Quadrilaterals | Polygons 

 Summer Term

 Pi

 Angles & Lines Right Angles & Lines | Measuring Angles | Drawing & Estimating Angles | Putting Angles Together

 Measuring & Shape Shapes | Symmetry in Shapes | More Symmetry | Regular Polygons | Perimeter | Area

 Transformations Reflections | Translation | Rotation | Congruency

 Theta

 Angles & Lines Right Angles & Lines | Measuring Angles | Drawing & Estimating Angles | Putting Angles Together

 Sequences & Graphs Sequences | Pattern Sequences | Coordinates | Extending Sequences | Straight Line Grapphs | Position-to-term Rules

 Transformations Congruency & Enlargements | Symmetry | Reflection | Rotation | Translations & Combined Transformations

 Delta

 Equations, Functions & Formulae Simplifying Algebraic Expressions | Writing Algebraic Expressions | Using Formulae | Brackets & Powers | Factorising Expressions

 Area, Perimeter & Volume Triangles, Parallelograms & Trapiziums | Perimeter & Area of Compound Shapes | Properties of 3D Shapes | Surface Area | Volume | Measures & Areas of Volume

 Sequences & Graphs Sequences | The Nth Term | Pattern Sequences | Coordinating & Line Segments | Graphs

 

Year 8

What will pupils study this year?

 

 

 

 Autumn Term

 Pi

 Number Properties and Calculations Adding, Subtracting large numbers and other calculations | Negative numbers | Ratios and Multiplicative Reasoning

 Decimal Calculations Adding, Subtracting and multiplying decimals | Ordering and rounding decimals | Problem solving with decimals

 Number Properties Squares, cubes and roots | Calculating with brackets and indices | LCM and HCF and Prime factor decomposition

 Fractions & Percentages Comparing fractions | Fractions of amounts | Adding and subtracting fractions | Fractions and percentages | Calculating percentages  

 Theta

 Number Calculations including negatives | Powers, roots and brackets | Multiples and factors

 Decimal & Ratio Ordering decimals and rounding | Place value calculations | Calculations with decimals | Ratio and proportion with decimals

 Calculating with Fractions Adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions | Fractions, decimals and reciprocals | Calculating with mixed numbers

 Percentages, Decimals and Fractions Fractions and decimals | Equivalent proportions | Writing Percentages | Percentage of amounts | Problem solving percentages 

 Delta

 Factors & Powers Prime Factor decomposition | Laws of indices | Powers of 10 | Calculating and Estimating

 Working with Powers Simplifying expressions | Expanding and factorising | Substituting and Solving

 Fractions, Decimals & Percentages Recurring decimals | Using percentages and percentage change | Repeated percentage change

 Scale Drawing & Measures Maps, scales and ratios | Bearings 

 Spring Term

 Pi

 Sequences Generating and extending sequences | Special sequences | Position to term rules, nth term

 Expressions and Equations Simplifying expressions | Functions | Solving Equations | Brackets

 Shape and Measures in 3D 3D Solids & Nets | Surface Area | Volume | Working with measures 

 Theta 

 Expressions & Equations Algebraic powers | Expressions and brackets | Factorising | Solving equations

 Area & Volume Area of triangles, parallelograms and trapeziums | Volume of cubes and cuboids | 3D Shapes | Surface Area

 Statistics, Graphs & Charts Pie Charts | Using tables | Stem and leaf diagrams | Comparing data | Scatter diagrams | Misleading diagrams 

 Delta

 2D & 3D Solids Plans and Elevations | Surface Area | Volume | Area and circumference of circles | Cylinders | Pythagoras’ Theorem

 Real Life Graphs Direct proportion | Distance time graphs | Real life graphs | Rates of change | Misleading diagrams

 Transformations Reflection and Translation | Rotation and Enlargement | Combined transformations | 2D and 3D Solids 

 Summer Term

 Pi

 Angles Measuring and drawing angles | Vertically opposite angles | Angles in triangles | Drawing triangles accurately | Designing nets

 Statistics Data collections sheets | Bar Charts | Pie Charts

 Probability The language of probability | Outcomes | Probability calculations | Experimental probability | Comparing probabilities

 Theta

 Real Life Graphs Conversion graphs | Distance time graphs | Line graphs | More complex graphs

 Lines & Angles Quadrilaterals | Alternate angles and proofs | Geometric problems | Interior and exterior angles

 Straight Line Graphs Direct proportion on graphs | Gradients | Equations of straight lines | Direct proportion problems 

 Delta 

 Constructions & Loci Accurate drawings and Constructions | Constructing shapes | Loci

 Probability Comparing probabilities | Mutually Exclusive events | Experimental and estimating probabilities | Probability diagrams