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Form 2 - Key Stage 3 Year 8



Term Plans (2017-2018)


Term 2


Period


Topic
Week 1

January 8- 26


Algebra
Simple linear equations
Algebraic Shorthand
Like terms
Expanding Brackets
Using Algebra with shapes
Simple index notation
Week 4

January 29 – February 9
Geometry
Area of Triangle
Area of parallelogram
Area of Trapezium
Volume of cuboid
Week 6

February 12 – March 2
Algebra 3
Linear Functions
Finding functions from inputs and outputs
Graphs of functions
Gradient of a line
Real life graphs
March 5 – 16
Number
Powers of 10
Large numbers Estimators
Decimal addition and subtraction, Multiplication & division
March 19 – 28
Linear Graphs
Plotting graphs
Gradient
Intercepts
March 19 – 28
Geometry
Congruency
Transformations
Shapes and ratio


Term 1


Period


Topic
Content
Notes
Week 1

6th – 8th September
Number
- Multiply and divide with negative numbers
Chp 1
Week 2

11th – 15th September
Number
- Find LCM and HCF of sets of numbers
- Find prime factors of a number
- Determine powers and roots of a number
Chp 1
Week 3

18th – 22rd September
Number


- Review addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of fractions
- Convert between fractions and decimals
- Compare and order fractions
Chp 4
Week 4
25th – 29th September
Number
- Solve problems involving percentages
- Calculate percentage increase and decrease
Chp 4
Week 5
2nd – 6th October
Algebra
- Solve problems involving sequences
- Generate sequences using nth term rules
- Determine the nth term rule for arithmetic sequences
Chp 1
Week 6
9th – 13th October
Algebra
- Review simplifying algebraic expressions
- Expand brackets in algebraic expressions
Chp 5
Week 7
16th – 20th October
Algebra
- Use index notation in algebra
- Use algebra to solve problems involving shapes
Chp 5
Week 8
23rd – 27th October
Geometry
- Calculate angles formed within parallel lines (alternate and corresponding angles)
- Calculate angles in triangles and quadrilaterals (including exterior angles)
Chp 2
Week 9
30th – 3rd November
Geometry
- Review geometric properties of quadrilaterals
- Calculate area of a triangle, parallelogram, trapezium
- Calculate volume of a cuboid
Chp 2, 6
Week 10
9th – 13th November
Geometry
- Construct perpendicular bisector of a line
- Bisect an angle using compass
- Construct a perpendicular from a point to a line
- Construct a triangle given its 3 sides
Chp 2
Week 11
16th – 20th November
Statistics
- Understand and calculate probabilities
- Use experimental probability to make predictions
- Recognize mutually exclusive events
Chp 3
Week 12
23rd – 27th November


Revision
Week 13
30th – 3rd December
End of Term Exams
Week 14
End of Term Activities








Term Plans (2016-2017)


Textbook: Collins Year 8


Term 3




Period


Topic
Content
Week 1

19th – 21st April


Functions
- Use mapping diagrams to represent linear functions
- Draw the graph of a linear function
Week 2

24th – 28th April
Coordinate Geometry
- Understand the concept of gradient of a line
- Find the gradient of a line (from the graph or using the formula)
- Write the equation of a line from its graph
- Distinguish between lines with positive and negative gradients
Week 3

1st – 5th May
Coordinate Geometry
- Read and interpret real life linear graphs (conversion graphs and travel graphs)
Week 4
8th – 12th May
Geometry
- Review angle properties of parallel lines
- Understand and use bearings to solve problems
Week 5
15th – 19th May


Number
- Review simplifying ratios
- Divide a quantity by a given ratio
- Use proportion to solve problems (direct and inverse)
Week 6
22nd – 26th May


Number
- Review fraction operations
- Convert recurring decimals to fractions
Week 7
29th- 2nd June
30th May – Arrival Day
Algebra
- Review solving equations (including with fractions)
- Change the subject of simple formulae
Week 8
5th - 9th June



REVISION
Week 9
12th – 16th June
15th June – Corpus Christi
16th June – Midterm Holiday


REVISION
Week 10
19th – 23rd June
19th June – Labour Day


End of Year Exams
Week 11
26th – 30th June




End of Year Exams
Week 12
3rd – 6th July


End of Term Activities





Term 2


Week
Topic
Content
Notes
Week 14th - 6th Jan


Review
- Review end of term test corrections

Week 29th – 13th Jan
Number
- Review rounding and estimations
- Multiply and divide by powers of 10
- Understand standard form
Chp 8, 12
Week 316th – 20th Jan
Number
- Practise calculator skills
- Use the order of operations (BODMAS) to solve problems
- Review fraction and decimal operations
Chp 8, 12
Week 423rd – 27th Jan
Algebra
- Review solving simple equations
- Solve more complex equations (with negative numbers, fractions, brackets, unknowns on both sides)
Chp 10, 13B
Week 530th – 3rd Feb


Algebra
- Substitute into expressions and formulae
- Create expressions/formulae
Chp 10, 13C
Week 66th – 10th Feb


Geometry
- Distinguish between congruent and similar shapes
- Review performing and recognizing simple transformations (reflection, rotation, translation) on the coordinate plane
- Perform a combination of transformations
Chp 9
Week 713th- 17th Feb
17th Feb – Carnival Programme
Geometry


- Enlarge a shape by a positive scale factor
- Use ratios with similar shapes
Chp 9
Week 821st - 24th Feb
24th Feb – Midterm Holiday
Geometry
- Use and interpret scale drawings
Chp 15B
Week 927th – 3rd March
27th, 28th Feb – Carnival
1st March – Ash Wednesday
Statistics
- Review calculating averages for data
- Understand the advantages/disadvantages of using each average
Chp 16D,E
Week 106th – 10th March
Statistics
- Draw and interpret stem and leaf diagrams
- Draw and interpret pie charts
Chp 11
Week 1113th – 17th March


Statistics
- Draw and interpret scatter graphs
- Describe the correlation of a scatter graph
Chp 11
Week 1220th – 24th March
Statistics
- Construct frequency tables and diagrams for continuous data
Chp 16 A,C
Week 1327th – 29th March
28th March – Sports Day


End of Term Activities




Term 1




Period


Topic
Content
Notes
Week 1

7th – 9th September
Number
- Multiply and divide with negative numbers
Chp 1
Week 2

12th – 16th September
Number
- Find LCM and HCF of sets of numbers
- Find prime factors of a number
- Determine powers and roots of a number
Chp 1
Week 3

19th – 23rd September
Number


- Review addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of fractions
- Convert between fractions and decimals
- Compare and order fractions
Chp 4
Week 4
26th – 30th September
Number
- Solve problems involving percentages
- Calculate percentage increase and decrease
Chp 4
Week 5
3rd – 7th October
Algebra
- Solve problems involving sequences
- Generate sequences using nth term rules
- Determine the nth term rule for arithmetic sequences
Chp 1
Week 6
10th – 14th October
12th October - Prizegiving
Algebra
- Review simplifying algebraic expressions
- Expand brackets in algebraic expressions
Chp 5
Week 7
17th – 21st October
Algebra
- Use index notation in algebra
- Use algebra to solve problems involving shapes
Chp 5
Week 8
24th – 28th October
Geometry
- Calculate angles formed within parallel lines (alternate and corresponding angles)
- Calculate angles in triangles and quadrilaterals (including exterior angles)
Chp 2
Week 9
31st – 4th November
31st October – Midterm Holiday
Geometry
- Review geometric properties of quadrilaterals
- Calculate area of a triangle, parallelogram, trapezium
- Calculate volume of a cuboid
Chp 2, 6
Week 10
7th – 11th November
Geometry
- Construct perpendicular bisector of a line
- Bisect an angle using compass
- Construct a perpendicular from a point to a line
- Construct a triangle given its 3 sides
Chp 2
Week 11
14th – 18th November
Statistics
- Understand and calculate probabilities
- Use experimental probability to make predictions
- Recognize mutually exclusive events
Chp 3
Week 12
21st – 25th November

Revision
Week 13
28th – 2nd December
End of Term Exams
Week 14
5th – 9th December
End of Term Activities











Term Plans (2015 - 2016)


Teacher: Ms. Nicola Gonsalves

Textbook : Collins Year 8


Term 3





Period


Topic
Content
Notes
Week 1
11th – 15th April


Algebra


- Review solving simple equations
- Solve more complex equations (with negative numbers, fractions, brackets, unknowns on both sides)
Chp 10
Week 2
18th – 22nd April
Algebra
- Substitute into expressions and formulae
- Create expressions/formulae
Chp 10
Week 3
25th – 29th April
Algebra
- Review expanding brackets & simplifying expressions
- Solve equations with fractions
- Change the subject of a formula
Chp 13
Week 4
2nd – 6th May
Algebra
- Review finding gradient and equation of a line
- Distinguish between positive and negative gradient of a line
Chp 13
Week 5
9th – 13th May
Statistics
- Review calculating range, mean, mode and median
- Draw and interpret stem and leaf diagrams and pie charts
Chp 11
Week 6
16th – 20th May
Statistics
- Draw and interpret scatter graphs
- Describe the correlation of a scatter graph
Chp 11
Week 7
23rd – 27th May
26th May – Corpus Christi
27th May – Midterm Holiday
Number
- Review adding and subtracting fractions
- Use BODMAS to solve problems
Chp 12
Week 8
30th – 3rd June
30th May – Indian Arrival Day


Number
- Review simplifying ratios
- Use proportion to solve problems
- Divide a quantity using ratio
Chp 14
Week 9
6th – 10th June


Geometry & Measures
- Review drawing angles and triangles from given data
- Construct triangles given 3 sides
- Understand and use bearings
Chp 15
Week 10
13th – 17th June
Geometry & Measures
- Review calculating area of triangles, parallelograms and trapeziums
- Calculate circumference and area of circles
Chp 15
Week 11
20th – 24th June
20th June – Labour Day



Revision
Week 12
27th – 1st July
End of Term Exams
Week 13
4th July – 8th July
End of Term Activities




Term 2



Period
Topic
Content
Notes
Week 1 5th- 8th Jan

Algebra


- Expanding brackets
- Index Notation with Algebra
Chp 5
Week 2 11th-15th Jan
Geometry & Measures


- Area of triangle
- Area of parallelogram
- Area of trapezium
Chp 6
Week 3 18th-22nd Jan
Geometry & Measures
- Capacity & Volume of Cuboid
- Review of Surface Area of Cuboid
- Imperial Units
Chp 6
Week 425th-29th Jan
Algebra


- Linear Functions/Mapping Diagrams
- Finding a Function
- Graphs from Functions
Chp 7
Week 51st – 5th Feb
4th Feb – Carnival Programme
Algebra
- Gradient & Equation of a line
- Real life graphs
Chp 7
Week 68th – 12th Feb
8th& 9th Feb – Carnival
10th Feb – Midterm
Revision


Week 715th- 19th Feb
Number
- Powers of 10
- Rounding
- Large Numbers
- Estimations
Chp 8
Week 822nd- 26th Feb
Number
- Decimals Review +/-/´/¸
- Calculator Skills
Chp 8
Week 929th – 4th March


Geometry & Measures
- Congruent Shapes
- Transformations: Reflection, Rotation, Translation, Combinations
Chp 9
Week 107th – 11th March
Geometry & Measures
- Enlargements
- Shape & Ratio
Chp 9
Week 1114th – 18th March

End of Term Activities


Term 1



Period


Topic
Content
Notes
Week 1 - 3

8th-25th Sept
24th Sept – Republic Day


Number and Algebra




- Directed Numbers
- HCF and LCM
- Powers and Roots
- Prime Factors
Chp 1
Week 4 - 5

28th-9th Oct
7th Oct – Prize Giving
Number and Algebra





- Sequences
Chp 1
Week 6 - 7

12th- 23rd Oct
23rd Oct – Midterm Holiday
Geometry and Measures
- Angles
- Quadrilaterals
- Constructions
Chp 2
Week 8-9
26th – 6th Nov
Statistics


- Probability
- Probability Scales
- Mutually exclusive events
Chp 3
Week 10-11
9th – 20th Nov
Number
- Fractions
- Decimals
- Percentages
Chp 4
Week 12
23rd – 27th Nov
Revision
Week 13
30th – 4th Dec
End of Term Exams
Week 14
7th – 11th Dec
End of Term Activities







Term Plans (2014 - 2015 )


Term 3





Date
Topic and content
Week 1
Geometry and Measure 4* Plans and Elevations
  • Scale Drawing
  • Find the mid-point of a line segment
  • Construct Triangles
  • Circumference of Circle
  • Bearings
  • A Cube Investigation
Week 2 and 3
Number 4
  • Fractions
  • Adding and Subtracting
  • Order of Operations
  • Multiplying decimals
  • Dividing Decimals
Week 4
Statistics and probability
  • Pie Charts
  • Scatter Graphs
  • Frequency tables
  • Averages
  • Experimental and theoretical probability
Week 5
Solving Problems
  • Number and Measure
  • Using algebra, graphs
  • Logic and proof
  • Proportion and Ratio
  • Revision

Week 6

  • Calculate statistics for sets of discrete and continuous data
  • Construct graphical representations
  • Interpret table, graphs and diagrams
  • Identify when to use range, mean, mode and the modal class
  • Discuss the results of statistical inquiry

Week 7-8

Revision of Term 1 Work : LCM, HCF, Powers and Roots, Construction of Angles

Fractions and Decimals

Week 9 and 10

Revision of Term 2 and Term 3 Work:

Area of Shapes, Graphs, Powers of 10, Solving Equations, Venn Diagrams

End of Term Exams

Term 2




Topic
Content
No. of Sessions
Date

Geometry and Measures 2

  • Area of a triangle

  • Area of a parallelogram

  • Area of a trapezium

  • Volume of a cuboid

  • Imperial units

10

5th – 17th Jan

Algebra 3

  • Linear functions

  • Finding functions

  • Graphs from functions

  • Gradient

  • Real life graphs

10

19th Jan – 30th Jan

Number 3

  • Powers of 10

  • Large numbers

  • Estimations

  • Adding and subtracting decimals

  • Efficient calculations

  • Multiplying and dividing decimals

10

3rd -13th Feb

Mid-Term Break


16th Feb - 20th Feb

Geometry and Measures 3

  • Congruent shapes

  • Combinations of transformation

  • Enlargements

  • Shape and ratio

10

23rd Feb – 6th Mar

Algebra 4

  • Solving equations

  • Equations – negative numbers

  • Equations – unknowns both sides

  • Substituting into expressions

  • Substituting into formulae

  • Creating your own expressions

10

10th – 20th Mar

Revision
Assessment

23rd -27th March

Term 1




Week
Topic
4th – 12th Sept
Number and Algebra 1
  • -Directed Numbers
15th – 19th Sept
Number and Algebra 1
  • -Directed Numbers
  • -HCF and
  • -LCM
22nd – 26th Sept
Number and Algebra 1
  • -Powers and Roots
29th Sept- 3rd Oct
Number and Algebra 1
  • -Powers and Roots ; Prime Factors
6th – 10th Oct
Sequences 1 and 2
13th – 17th Oct
Geometry & Measures 1
  • -Angles
20th – 24th Oct
Geometry & Measures 1
  • -Quadrilaterals
27th – 31st Oct
Geometry & Measures 1
  • -Constructions
3rd Nov – 7th Nov
Statistics, probability scales
10th – 14th Nov
Statistics 1
  • -Mutually Exclusive events
  • -Calculating probabilities
17th- 21st Nov
Number 2
  • -Fractions
  • -decimals and percentages
24th- 28th Nov
Algebraic shorthand, like terms, expanding brackets
24th – 9th Dec
End of Term Exams






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