Year 7

A simplified overview of the content covered this year. Please see the half term page for a more detailed version.

Autumn 1  Addition & Subtraction

  • Use the part/whole model to represent addition and subtraction
  • Analyse standard algorithms for addition and subtraction.
  • Simplify expressions by collecting like terms
  • Find the perimeter of shapes
  • Add and subtract negative numbers
  • Use positive and negative numbers in context
  • Investigate place value
  • Solve problems involving large numbers.
  • Solve problems that require assumptions to be made

Autumn 2  Multiplication & Division

  • Use arrays to represent multiplication and division
  • Compare multiplication and division methods
  • Find the area of a rectangle, triangle, parallelogram and trapezium
  • Use divisibility rules
  • Identify factors and HCF
  • identify prime numbers
  • Multiply and divide negative numbers

Spring 1 Angles

  • Draw and measure angles
  • Describe and define triangles and quadrilaterals
  • Find angles on a straight line, around a point, vertically opposite, in triangles and quadrilaterals
  • Solve problems involving angles

Spring 2 Fractions

  • Identify Multiples/LCM
  • Find equivalent fractions
  • Compare and order fractions
  • Convert between mixed numbers and improper fractions
  • Use the four rules with fractions.

Summer 1 Coordinate Geometry

  • Plot and read Cartesian coordinates
  • Understand the equations of vertical and horizontal lines
  • Find simple rules connecting x and y coordinates
  • Reflect, rotate and enlarge shapes on a Cartesian grid.
  • Mystery Tours

Summer 2  Interpreting data

  • Solve problems using averages
  • Read & interpret pie charts
  • Compare frequency graphs and pie charts