Maths
Teaching and Learning Topics for 2018/19 for Maths
Key Stage Three 

Year 7 and Year 8 
Year 9 (working on KS4 topics) 
Yr 7Green pathway Yr 8 set 5/6 and secondary ready: Working with perimeter Multiply and divide by 10, 100 and 1000 Use formal written methods for multiplication and division Use integer powers and associated real root Understand the order of operation Understand types of numbers Working with area Calculate the mean Introducing fractions Fractions Addition and subtraction of fractions Collect, organise and interpret data Draw and interpret bat charts, pictograms and line graphs Four operations with negative numbers Form expressions Use and interpret algebraic notation Substitute numerical values Simplify and manipulate algebraic expressions Solve linear equations Sequences Geometry describe sketch and draw Geometry – Properties of shape Use a protractor to measure and draw angles Geometry – investigating angles Geometry – angles in triangles and quadrilaterals Multiply and divide fractions Fractions of an amount Understand percentages Percentage change Substitution Simplify and manipulate algebraic expressions Solving linear inequalities Inequalities Changing the subject Working with area Ratio and proportion Pie Charts Averages and range Surface area and volume Plans and elevations
Yr 7 White/Blue pathway Yr 8 set 3/4: Rounding Inverse operations Working with perimeter Multiply and divide by 10, 100 and 1000 Use formal written methods for multiplication and division Use integer powers and associated real root Understand the order of operation Understand types of numbers Working with area Calculate the mean Introducing fractions Fractions Addition and subtraction of fractions Collect, organise and interpret data Draw and interpret bat charts, pictograms and line graphs Four operations with negative numbers Form expressions Use and interpret algebraic notation Substitute numerical values Simplify and manipulate algebraic expressions Solve linear equations Sequences Geometry describe sketch and draw Geometry – Properties of shape Geometry use a protractor to measure and draw angles Geometry – investigating angles Geometry – angles in triangles and quadrilaterals Multiply and divide fractions Fractions of an amount Understand percentages Percentage change Substitution Simplify and manipulate algebraic expressions Solving linear inequalities Inequalities Changing the subject Working with area Ratio and proportion Pie Charts Averages and range Surface area and volume Plans and elevations
Yr 7 Red pathway Yr 8 set 1/2: Working with perimeter Use integer powers and associated real root Understand the order of operation Understand types of numbers Working with area Calculate the mean Introducing fractions Fractions Addition and subtraction of fractions Collect, organise and interpret data Draw and interpret bat charts, pictograms and line graphs Four operations with negative numbers Form expressions Use and interpret algebraic notation Substitute numerical values Simplify and manipulate algebraic expressions Solve linear equations Sequences Geometry describe sketch and draw Geometry – Properties of shape Use a protractor to measure and draw angles Geometry – investigating angles Geometry – angles in triangles and quadrilaterals Multiply and divide fractions Fractions of an amount Understand percentages Percentage change Substitution Simplify and manipulate algebraic expressions Solving linear inequalities Inequalities Changing the subject Working with area Ratio and proportion Pie Charts Avereges and range Surface area and volume Plans and elevations 
Foundation (sets 3, 4 5 and 6): Basic number Factors and multiples Angles Scale diagrams and bearings Basic algebra Basic fractions Coordinates and representing data Basic decimals Rounding Collecting and representing data Sequences Basic Percentages Perimeter and area introduction Circumference and area introduction Ratio and proportion Basic probability Equations Scatter graphs Transformations Pythagoras’ Theorem 2D representation of 3D shapes Standard form Calculating with percentages Measures Indices Constructions and loci Congruence and similarity Introduction to trigonometry Further perimeter and area Further circumference and area Simultaneous equations Properties of polygons Real life graphs Probability Volume Algebra – quadratics rearranging formulas Inequalities Algebra and graphs Sketching graphs Direct and inverse proportion Trigonometry Solving quadratic equations Quadratic graphs Growth and decay Vectors
Higher (sets 1 and 2) Basic number Factors and multiples Angles Scale diagrams and bearings Basic algebra review Basic fractions Basic Decimals Coordinates and linear graphs Rounding Collecting and representing data Sequences Basic Percentages Perimeter and area Real life graphs Circumference and area Ratio and proportion Equations Basic probability Scatter graphs Indices Transformations Constructions and loci 2D representation of 3D shapes Calculating with percentages Measures Surds Statistical measures review Standard form Properties of polygons Numbers recap and review Congruence and similarity Pythagoras and basic trigonometry Simultaneous equations Probability Statistics recap and review Algebra – introduction to quadratic equations Volume Algebra recap and review Sketching graphs Linear and quadratic rearranged equations Geometry and measures Algebra – further quadratic rearranged equations Trigonometry recap and extension Growth and decay Equation of a circle Further equations and graphs Sine and Cosine rules Further equations and graphs Direct and inverse proportion Inequalities Vectors Transforming functions Numerical methods Circle theorems Gradients and rate of change Precalculus and area under a curve Algebraic fractions.

Year 7 and 8 will work on these topics over a twoyear period, continuing in Year 8 where they finished in Year 7.