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Year 9

Maths at Year 9 

Topics Covered per Half Term 

Term 

YEAR 9 GCSE 9-1 CROSSOVER TOPICS

FOUNDATION 3-YEAR PROGRAMME OF STUDY

Autumn 1 

Number, powers, decimals, HCF and LCM, roots and rounding

  • 1.1 Order of Operations
  • 1.2 Decimals 
  • 1.3 Place Value
  • 1.4 Factors, multiples and primes
  • 1.5 Squares, Cubes and Roots
  • 1.6 Index Notation
  • 1.7 Prime Factors

AT1 End-of-unit assessed task

Autumn 2 

Expressions, substituting into simple formulae, expanding and factorising

  • 2.1/2.2 Simplifying Expressions
  • 2.3 Substitution
  • 2.4 Formulae
  • 2.5 Expanding Brackets
  • 2.6 Factorising Expressions
  • 2.7 Using Expressions and Formulae

AT2 End-of-unit assessed task

TEST 1 End-of-term test

Spring 1 

Fractions and percentages

  • 4.1 Working with Fractions
  • 4.2 Adding and Subtracting with Fractions
  • 4.3 Multiplying  with Fractions
  • 4.4 Dividing with Fractions
  • 4.5 Fractions and Decimals
  • 4.6 Fractions with Percentages
  • 4.7 Calculating Percentages 1
  • 4.8 Calculating Percentages 2

AT4 End-of-unit assessed task

Spring 2 

Perimeter, area and volume 

  • 8.1 Perimeter and area of rectangles, parallelograms and Triangles
  • 8.2 Trapezia problems
  • 8.3 Area of Compound Shape
  • 8.4 Surface Area of 3D Solids
  • 8.5 Prisms
  • 8.6 Volume 

AT8 End-of-unit assessed task

TEST 2 End-of-term test

Summer 1

Transformations

  • 10.1 - 10.3 Transformations I: translations, rotations and reflections
  • 10.4-10.5 Transformations II: enlargements and combinations

AT10 End-of-unit assessed task

Summer 2 

Probability

  • 13.1 Calculating Probability
  • 13.2 Two Events
  • 13.3 Experimental Probability
  • 13.4 Venn Diagrams
  • 13.5/13.6 Tree Diagrams

AT13 End-of-unit assessed task

EXAM1 End-of-year examination

Topics Covered per Half Term 

Term 

YEAR 9 GCSE 9-1 CROSSOVER TOPICS HIGHER 3-YEAR PROGRAMME OF STUDY

Autumn 1

Powers, decimals, HCF and LCM, positive and negative, roots, rounding, reciprocals, standard form, indices and surds

  • 1.1 Number Problems and Reasoning
  • 1.2 Place Value and Estimating
  • 1.3 HCF and LCM
  • 1.4 Calculating with Indices
  • 1.5 Zero, Negative and Fractional Indices
  • 1.6 Powers of 10 and Standard Form
  • 1.7 Surds

AT1 End-of-unit assessed task

Autumn 2

Expressions, substituting into simple formulae, expanding and factorising, equations, sequences and inequalities, simple proof

  • 2.1 Algebraic Indices
  • 2.2 Expanding and factorising
  • 2.3 Equations
  • 2.4 Formulae
  • 2.5 Linear Sequences
  • 2.6 Non-Linear Sequences
  • 2.7 More expanding and factorising

AT2 End-of-unit assessed task

TEST 1 End-of-term test

Spring 1

Fractions, percentages, ratio and proportion

  • 4.1 Fractions 
  • 4.2 Ratios
  • 4.3 Ratio and proportion
  • 4.4 Percentages
  • 4.5 FDP

AT4 End-of-unit assessed task

Spring 2

Perimeter, area and volume, plane shapes and prisms, circles, cylinders, spheres, cones; accuracy and bounds

  • 7.1 Perimeter and Area
  • 7.2 Units and Accuracy
  • 7.3 Prisms
  • 7.4 Circles
  • 7.5 Sectors of Circles
  • 7.6 Cylinders and Spheres
  • 7.7 Pyramids and Cones

AT7 End-of-unit assessed task

TEST2 End-of-term test

Summer 1 

Transformations; constructions: triangles, nets, plan and elevation, loci, scale drawings and bearings

  • 8.1 3D Solids
  • 8.2 Reflection and Rotation
  • 8.3 Enlargement
  • 8.4 Combinations of Transformations and Translations
  • 8.5 Bearings and Scale Drawing
  • 8.6 Constructions 1
  • 8.7 Constructions 2
  • 8.8 Loci

AT8 End-of-unit assessed task

Summer 2 

Probability 

  • 10.1 Combined Events
  • 10.2 Mutually Exclusive Events
  • 10.3 Experimental Probability
  • 10.4 Independent Events
  • 10.5 Conditional Probability
  • 10.6 Venn Diagrams and Set Notation

AT10 End-of-unit assessed task

EXAM1 End-of-year examination