Key Stage 3 Mathematics

The Key Stage 3 curriculum is designed to give students an in-depth knowledge of the core mathematical skills which will form the foundation of their work at GCSE. During their five lessons each week, students in Years 7, 8 and 9 will study the following topics:

Year 7   Year 8 
HT1 7.01  Place value and Number sense   HT1 8.01 Indices
7.02  Addition and Subtraction   8.02 Primes
7.03  Perimeter   8.03 Rounding
7.04  Rounding & Estimation (in real life situations)   8.04 Fractions
HT2 7.05  Multiplication and Division   8.05 Negative Number Review
7.06  Factors and Multiples   HT2 8.06 Linear equations
7.07  Area of rectangles and triangles and parallelograms   8.07 Linear equations in context
HT3 7.08  Fractions as part of a whole   8.08 Coordinates and basic graphs
7.09  Fraction - addition & subtraction   HT3 8.09 Units of measurement
7.10  Fractions - compare and order   8.10 Angles in Parallel Lines
7.11  Fraction of an amount   8.11 Interior and Exterior angles
HT4 7.12  Order of operations   8.12 Circumference
7.13  Basic rules of algebra   HT4 8.13 Proportional reasoning
7.14  Expand and factorise   8.14 Fractions, decimals and percentages
7.15  Substitution   8.15 Ratio
HT5/6 7.16  Angles   HT5/6 8.16 Area of composite shapes
7.17  Polygons   8.17 Presenting and interpreting data
7.18  Symmetry and reflection   8.18 Averages
7.19  Coordinates   HT6 8.19 Two-way tables
HT6 7.20  Mean   8.20 3-D visualisation
7.21  Two-way tables & Venn diagrams   8.21 Volume
             
Year 9        
HT1 9.01  Place value & Number Properties        
9.02  Decimals        
9.03  Rounding and Estimation         
9.04  Indices Powers & Roots        
9.05  Factors, Multiples & Primes        
9.06  Ratio (basic)        
HT2 9.07  FDP        
9.08  Fractions        
9.09  Percentages        
9.10  Proportion        
HT3 9.11  Notation        
9.12  Simplifying & Index Laws        
9.13  Expanding & Factorising        
9.14  Expressions & Substitution        
HT4 9.15  Linear Equations        
9.16  Linear Inequalities        
9.17  Perimeter & Area         
9.18  Pythagoras        
HT5 9.19  Properties of shapes        
9.20  Angle facts        
9.21  Parallel lines        
9.22  Circles        
9.23  Volume & Surface Area        
HT6 9.24  Sequences        
9.25  Basic vectors        

 

 

 

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