Sets 3 & 4
The following table outlines the topics that students are taught and how they are tested.
Year 7 
Year 8 
Year 9 

Autumn 
What will be taught (Level 4/5) Negative Numbers Ordering decimals Sequences Algebraic Functions Area Probability Addition and Subtraction Fractions of Amounts Simplifying Expressions Averages 
(level 5/6) Negative numbers Decimals +  x ÷ Sequences Area Probability Fractions +  Algebraic Expressions Nets Averages 
(Level 6/7) Index Notation Mental methods of Calculations Sequences Circles Probability 3D shapes Averages Fractions/Decimals +  x ÷ Algebraic Expressions 
How it will be assessed Baseline test in first half term + Half term assessment 
2 x half term assessment 
2 x half term assessment 

Spring 
What will be taught (Level 4/5) Rounding Order of Operations Mental methods of Calculations Using a calculator Linear Functions Drawing and Measuring angles CoOrdinates Fractions/Percentages/Ratio Surveys Interpreting Statistical Diagrams 
(level 5/6) Order of Operations Mental methods of Calculations Using a calculator Linear Functions Constructions Fractions/Percentages/Ratio Estimating Angles Units of Measurement Interpreting Statistical Diagrams 
(Level 6/7) Order of Operations Using a calculator Straight Line Graphs Constructions Proportional reasoning Estimating Polygons Surveys Interpreting Statistical Diagrams 
How it will be assessed 2 x half term assessment 
2 x half term assessment 
2 x half term assessment 

Summer 
What will be taught (Level 4/5) Factors/multiples/primes Linear equations Properties of 2D and 3D Shapes Probability Real Life Graphs Long Multiplication and Division Transformations Constructing Statistical Diagrams 
(level 5/6) Factors/multiples/primes Linear equations Volume Loci Probability Real Life Graphs Decimals Scale drawing Transformations Constructing Statistical Diagrams 
(Level 6/7) Primes/Squares/Cubes Direct Proportion Linear Equations Volume and Surface Area Loci Probability Real Life Graphs Transformations Scale Drawings and Maps Comparing Distributions 
How it will be assessed End of year assessment (KS3 Optional tests) + Half term assessment 
End of year assessment (KS3 Optional tests) + Half term assessment 
End of year assessment (KS3 Optional tests) + Half term assessment 