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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

2 x 1 hour assessments

Summer Term

 

 

CAT 2

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

 

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