# Year 8

A simplified overview of the Year 8 Curriculum.

Please see the half term page for a more detailed version.

#### Autumn 1  – Proportional Reasoning

Use the bar model to:

• Solve problems involving ratio
• Find percentages of amounts
• Find percentage increase and decrease
• Develop understanding of ratio tables
• Use ratio tables to solve proportional word problems
• Come Dine With Me

### COMMON ASSESSMENT 1

#### Autumn 2 -Expressions, equations and inequalities

• Use basic index rules
• Use algebraic conventions
• Multiply single brackets
• Factorise single brackets
• Form equations and inequalities
• Use different representations for equations
• Solve linear equations
• Solve linear inequalities
• Solve word problems that lead to linear equations

#### Spring 1 -2D Geometry

• Find the area of compound shapes
• Solve word problems involving areas
• Understand the relationship between the circumference and radius of the circle
• Find the circumference of a circle given a radius or diameter
• Find the radius of diameter of a circle given the circumference
• Find the length of arcs
• Find the area of a circle given a radius or diamter
• Find the radius or diameter of a circle given the area
• Find the area and perimeter of compound shapes involving circles

#### Spring 2 – Sequences

• Find patterns in spatial sequences
• Find different ways of describing spatial sequences
• Find the nth term of linear sequences
• Frogs

### COMMON ASSESSMENT 2

#### Summer 1 3D Geometry

• Use isometric paper to draw 3D shapes
• Draw plans and elevations of 3D shapes
• Find the volume of cuboids
• Find the volume of shapes made from cuboids
• Use nets to find the surface Area of cuboids
• Pyramids and prisms
• Find the volume of prisms
• Find the volume of pyramids

#### Summer 2 Statistics and probability

• Plot Scatter diagrams
• Interpret scatter diagrams
• Understand correlation and causation
• Crime Scene Investigates