# KS3 Mathematics (Yr 8)

## Mid-term and Final  Assessments

Autumn Term 1

Number

Geometry and measure

8a1: Delta 2

Factors & powers

Working with powers

8a2: Theta 2

Number

Area & volume

8b1: Pi 2

Number properties  &calculations

Shapes & measures in 3D

Product of the prime numbers and finding HCF and LCM

Four operations with decimals , negative and positive numbers

Representing and analysing data

• Forming and solving equations
• Rules of indices
• Calculations powers, roots, brackets and finding the HCF and LCM by decomposition method
• Different types of numbers, estimations and the four operation s of calculation
• Simplifying expressions, expand and factorising expressions
• Substitution into formulae and Areas of triangle, rectangles, parallelograms and trapezia
• Calculate Surface areas and volumes of cubes and cuboids
• Calculating and comparing Averages and range

Beginning of term Assessment – Prior learning doddle assessment

Mid Term Assessment – doddle assessment

End Assessment – Examination question testing skills that are specifically linked to the units.

Autumn Term 2

Geometry and measures

Statistics

Algebra

8a1: Delta 2

2D shapes & 3D solids

Real life graphs

8a2: Theta 2

Statistics, graphs & charts

Expressions & equations

8b1: Pi 2

Statistics

Expressions & equations

Direct proportions graphs and problems

Forming and solving equations

Using and completing function machines.

• Plans and elevations of 3D shapes
• Circumference and area of a circle
• Drawing and interpreting conversion graphs, distance -time and real-life graphs
• Forming expressions from context and formulae
• Calculate Pythagoras Theorem
• Calculate Surface area and volume of prisms including a cylinder
• Simplifying Expressions with powers, Expand and simplify expressions with brackets
• Interpreting and drawing graphs

Beginning of term Assessment – Prior learning doddle assessment

Mid Term Assessment – doddle assessment

End Assessment – Examination question testing skills that are specifically linked to the units.

Spring Term 1

Geometry and measures

Ratio and proportion

Number

8a1: Delta 2

Transformations

Fractions, decimals & percentages

8a2: Theta 2

Real life graphs

Decimals & ratio

8b1: Pi 2

Decimal calculations

Angles

Transforming 2D shapes

Understanding place value and Four operations with decimals with and without a calculator

Identifying different types of numbers

• Changing fractions to decimals and vice versa.
• Recognising recurring decimals
• Perimeter, area and volume of enlargements
• Ordering and rounding negative and positive numbers
• Four operations of  whole numbers and decimals
• Calculating percentages, percentage change and reverse percentages
• Using angle facts to find missing angles around a point, in triangles and polygons
• Ratio and proportion with decimals.
• Find LCM and HCF

Beginning of term Assessment – Prior learning doddle assessment

Mid Term Assessment – doddle assessment

End Assessment – Examination question testing skills that are specifically linked to the units.

Spring Term 2

Geometry and measures

Number

8a1: Delta 2

Constructions & loci

8a2: Theta 2

Lines & angles

8b1: Pi 2

Number properties

Four operations of fractions and mixed numbers

Using angle facts to find missing angles

• Conversion between fractions and decimals
• Writing a reciprocal of a number and one quantity as a fraction of another.
• Drawing lines and angles accurately
• Measuring lines and identifying different types angles
• Constructing triangles SSS, ASA and SAS accurately
• Construction of perpendicular lines, angle and line bisectors accurately
• Constructing nets of 3D shapes accurately using protractor, compass and a ruler
• Constructing Loci and use loci to solve problems

Beginning of term Assessment – Prior learning doddle assessment

Mid Term Assessment – doddle assessment

End Assessment – Examination question testing skills that are specifically linked to the units.

Summer Term 1

Probability

Algebra

Ratio and proportion

8a1: Delta 2

Probability

Scale drawings & measures

8a2: Theta 2

Calculating with fractions

Straight line graphs

8b1: Pi 2

Sequences

Fractions & percentages

Identify congruent and similar shapes

Recognising direct proportion from graphs and table of values

Plotting and drawing linear graphs

• Using maps, scales and bearings to solve a problems
• Experimental probability and relative frequency
• Using probability diagrams to calculate probabilities of more than one event
• Equivalent fractions, decimals, percentages and percentage problems
• Calculating and comparing probabilities to check fairness of a game/dice/spinner
• Plotting and drawing linear graphs and finding the midpoint of a line segment
• Finding the equation of a linear graph in the form y =mx + c
• Calculate percentage of amount and solve percentage problems.

End Assessment – Examination question testing skills that are specifically linked to the units.

Summer Term 2

Geometry and measures

Probability

Number

8a1: Delta 2

Graphs

8a2: Theta 2

Percentages, decimals & fractions

8b1: Pi 2

Probability

Plotting and drawing non-linear graphs

Identifying the misleading characteristics of graphs

• Plotting and drawing linear graphs
• Representing data – pie chart, two-way table, frequency tables and stem and leaf.
• Finding the averages and range from the tables and graphs
• Finding the equation of linear graph
• Finding the inverse of a function
• Drawing and interpreting scatter diagrams and using lines of best fit to estimate
• Finding the averages and range from the tables, graphs and frequency tables
• Drawing and interpreting scatter diagrams and using lines of best fit to estimate

Beginning of term Assessment – Prior learning doddle assessment

Mid Term Assessment – doddle assessment

End Assessment – Examination question testing skills that are specifically linked to the units.