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

## MATHEMATICS

## Form 2 - Key Stage 3 Year 8

## Term Plans (2017-2018)

## Term 2

PeriodTopicJanuary 8- 26

AlgebraSimple linear equations

Algebraic Shorthand

Like terms

Expanding Brackets

Using Algebra with shapes

Simple index notation

January 29 – February 9

GeometryArea of Triangle

Area of parallelogram

Area of Trapezium

Volume of cuboid

February 12 – March 2

Algebra 3Linear Functions

Finding functions from inputs and outputs

Graphs of functions

Gradient of a line

Real life graphs

NumberPowers of 10

Large numbers Estimators

Decimal addition and subtraction, Multiplication & division

Linear GraphsPlotting graphs

Gradient

Intercepts

GeometryCongruency

Transformations

Shapes and ratio

## Term 1

PeriodTopicContentNotes6th – 8th September

Number11th – 15th September

Number- Find prime factors of a number

- Determine powers and roots of a number

18th – 22rd September

Number- Convert between fractions and decimals

- Compare and order fractions

25th – 29th September

Number- Calculate percentage increase and decrease

2nd – 6th October

Algebra- Generate sequences using nth term rules

- Determine the nth term rule for arithmetic sequences

9th – 13th October

Algebra- Expand brackets in algebraic expressions

16th – 20th October

Algebra- Use algebra to solve problems involving shapes

23rd – 27th October

Geometry- Calculate angles in triangles and quadrilaterals (including exterior angles)

30th – 3rd November

Geometry- Calculate area of a triangle, parallelogram, trapezium

- Calculate volume of a cuboid

9th – 13th November

Geometry- Bisect an angle using compass

- Construct a perpendicular from a point to a line

- Construct a triangle given its 3 sides

16th – 20th November

Statistics- Use experimental probability to make predictions

- Recognize mutually exclusive events

23rd – 27th November

Revision30th – 3rd December

End of Term ExamsEnd of Term Activities## Term Plans (2016-2017)

## Textbook: Collins Year 8

## Term 3

PeriodTopicContent19th – 21st April

Functions- Draw the graph of a linear function

24th – 28th April

Coordinate Geometry- 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

1st – 5th May

Coordinate Geometry8th – 12th May

Geometry- Understand and use bearings to solve problems

15th – 19th May

Number- Divide a quantity by a given ratio

- Use proportion to solve problems (direct and inverse)

22nd – 26th May

Number- Convert recurring decimals to fractions

29th- 2nd June

30th May – Arrival DayAlgebra- Change the subject of simple formulae

5th - 9th June

REVISION

12th – 16th June

15th June – Corpus Christi

16th June – Midterm Holiday

REVISION19th – 23rd June

19th June – Labour Day

End of Year Exams26th – 30th June

End of Year Exams3rd – 6th July

End of Term Activities## Term 2

WeekTopicContentNotesWeek 14th - 6th JanReviewWeek 29th – 13th JanNumber- Multiply and divide by powers of 10

- Understand standard form

Week 316th – 20th JanNumber- Use the order of operations (BODMAS) to solve problems

- Review fraction and decimal operations

Week 423rd – 27th JanAlgebra- Solve more complex equations (with negative numbers, fractions, brackets, unknowns on both sides)

Week 530th – 3rd FebAlgebra- Create expressions/formulae

Week 66th – 10th FebGeometry- Review performing and recognizing simple transformations (reflection, rotation, translation) on the coordinate plane

- Perform a combination of transformations

Week 713th- 17th Feb17th Feb – Carnival Programme

Geometry- Use ratios with similar shapes

Week 821st - 24th Feb24th Feb – Midterm Holiday

GeometryWeek 927th – 3rd March27th, 28th Feb – Carnival

1st March – Ash Wednesday

Statistics- Understand the advantages/disadvantages of using each average

Week 106th – 10th MarchStatistics- Draw and interpret pie charts

Week 1113th – 17th MarchStatistics- Describe the correlation of a scatter graph

Week 1220th – 24th MarchStatisticsWeek 1327th – 29th March28th March – Sports Day

End of Term Activities## Term 1

PeriodTopicContentNotes7th – 9th September

12th – 16th September

- Find prime factors of a number

- Determine powers and roots of a number

19th – 23rd September

- Convert between fractions and decimals

- Compare and order fractions

26th – 30th September

- Calculate percentage increase and decrease

3rd – 7th October

- Generate sequences using nth term rules

- Determine the nth term rule for arithmetic sequences

10th – 14th October

12th October - Prizegiving- Expand brackets in algebraic expressions

17th – 21st October

- Use algebra to solve problems involving shapes

24th – 28th October

- Calculate angles in triangles and quadrilaterals (including exterior angles)

31st – 4th November

31st October – Midterm Holiday

- Calculate area of a triangle, parallelogram, trapezium

- Calculate volume of a cuboid

7th – 11th November

- Bisect an angle using compass

- Construct a perpendicular from a point to a line

- Construct a triangle given its 3 sides

14th – 18th November

- Use experimental probability to make predictions

- Recognize mutually exclusive events

21st – 25th November

Revision

28th – 2nd December

5th – 9th December

## Term Plans (2015 - 2016)

Teacher: Ms. Nicola GonsalvesTextbook : Collins Year 8## Term 3

PeriodTopicContentNotes11th – 15th April

Algebra- Solve more complex equations (with negative numbers, fractions, brackets, unknowns on both sides)

18th – 22nd April

Algebra- Create expressions/formulae

25th – 29th April

Algebra- Solve equations with fractions

- Change the subject of a formula

2nd – 6th May

Algebra- Distinguish between positive and negative gradient of a line

9th – 13th May

Statistics- Draw and interpret stem and leaf diagrams and pie charts

16th – 20th May

Statistics- Describe the correlation of a scatter graph

23rd – 27th May

26th May – Corpus Christi

27th May – Midterm Holiday

Number- Use BODMAS to solve problems

30th – 3rd June

30th May – Indian Arrival Day

Number- Use proportion to solve problems

- Divide a quantity using ratio

6th – 10th June

Geometry & Measures- Construct triangles given 3 sides

- Understand and use bearings

13th – 17th June

Geometry & Measures- Calculate circumference and area of circles

20th – 24th June

20th June – Labour DayRevision

27th – 1st July

4th July – 8th July

## Term 2

PeriodTopicContentNotesWeek 15th- 8th JanAlgebra- Index Notation with Algebra

Week 211th-15th JanGeometry & Measures- Area of parallelogram

- Area of trapezium

Week 318th-22nd JanGeometry & Measures- Review of Surface Area of Cuboid

- Imperial Units

Week 425th-29th JanAlgebra- Finding a Function

- Graphs from Functions

Week 51st – 5th Feb4th Feb – Carnival ProgrammeAlgebra- Real life graphs

Week 68th – 12th Feb8th& 9th Feb – Carnival10th Feb – MidtermRevisionWeek 715th- 19th FebNumber- Rounding

- Large Numbers

- Estimations

Week 822nd- 26th FebNumber- Calculator Skills

Week 929th – 4th MarchGeometry & Measures- Transformations: Reflection, Rotation, Translation, Combinations

Week 107th – 11th MarchGeometry & Measures- Shape & Ratio

Week 1114th – 18th MarchEnd of Term Activities## Term 1

PeriodTopicContentNotes8th-25th Sept

24th Sept – Republic DayNumber and Algebra- HCF and LCM

- Powers and Roots

- Prime Factors

28th-9th Oct

7th Oct – Prize GivingNumber and Algebra12th- 23rd Oct

23rd Oct – Midterm HolidayGeometry and Measures- Quadrilaterals

- Constructions

26th – 6th Nov

Statistics- Probability Scales

- Mutually exclusive events

9th – 20th Nov

Number- Decimals

- Percentages

23rd – 27th Nov

Revision30th – 4th Dec

End of Term Exams7th – 11th Dec

End of Term Activities## Term Plans (2014 - 2015 )

## Term 3

## Week 6

## 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

## 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

## 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

## Term 1

WeekTopicEnd of Term Exams## Helpful Links:

Bitesize

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks3/maths/

Interactive Tutorials

http://www.cimt.plymouth.ac.uk/projects/mepres/book8/book8int.htm

World of Math Online

http://www.math.com/