The King's School Grantham

Isaac Newton's School

    Year 7 Mathematics Curriculum

    Key topics to be taught this year:

    Autumn Term

    Topic

    Further details about the topic

    1

    Core Arithmetic Skills, Logic, Place Value and BODMAS, Graphs, Decimals and Rounding

    Arithmetic assessment at the start of the year

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    2

    Angles, Multiplication and Division of Decimals, Number Patterns and Sequences, Area and Perimeter, Fractions and Data Collection and Presentation

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    Spring Term

     

     

    1

    Arithmetic Revision, Searching for Pattern, Time, Timetables and Mileage Charts, Negative Numbers, Linear Equations

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    2

    Decimals, Fractions and Percentages, Quantitative Data, Scale Drawing, Probability of One Event, Volume and Surface Area

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    Summer Term

     

     

    1

    Mathematical Diagrams, Factors

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    2

    Pythagoras Theorem, Rounding and Estimating

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    Assessments:

    Autumn Term

    Topic

    Type of Assessment

    CAT 1

    GCSE grades 1 to 4

    One hour

    Spring Term

     

     

    CAT 2

    GCSE grades 1 to 4

    One hour

    Summer Term

     

     

    CAT 3

    GCSE grades 1 to 4

    End of Year Exam

    1 hour non-calculator

    1 hour Calculator

    ½ hour Speed Test

    In addition to the above there is a weekly revision sheet reinforcing core skills.

    Main Resources:

    Resource

    Details 

    Term 

    Text books

    MEP Books 7A , 7B and 8A

    All

    Recommended reading

    Please see link on Maths home page

    All

    Recommended websites

    http://www.cimt.plymouth.ac.uk/

    http://www.mathsnetgcse.com/

    http://nrich.maths.org/frontpage

    All

    Equipment

    Pen, pencil, full geometry set and Casio scientific calculator

    All

    Enrichment opportunities:

    Activity or trip

    Time

    Maths Challengers Club

    Thursday lunchtime