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January 21, 2014

Maths: Year 3 topics

Counting and number patterns

  • Skip-counting
  • Skip-counting sequences
  • Number lines – up to 100
  • Counting patterns – up to 100
  • Hundreds chart
  • Even and odd: counting objects
  • Even or odd I
  • Even or odd II
  • Which even or odd number comes before or after?
  • Skip-counting stories
  • Skip-counting puzzles
  • Number lines – up to 1,000
  • Counting patterns – up to 1,000

Comparing and ordering

  • Comparing numbers up to 100
  • Inequalities with addition and subtraction – up to 100
  • Comparing numbers up to 1,000
  • Put numbers up to 100 in order
  • Put numbers up to 1,000 in order
  • Greatest and least – word problems – up to 100
  • Greatest and least – word problems – up to 1,000

Names of numbers

  • Ordinal numbers up to 10th
  • Ordinal numbers up to 100th
  • Writing numbers up to 100 in words
  • Writing numbers up to 1,000 in words
  • Distinguishing ordinal and cardinal numbers
  • Roman numerals I, V, X, L

Patterns

  • Repeating patterns
  • Growing patterns
  • Describe patterns

Addition – one digit

  • Review – add one-digit numbers – sums to 10
  • Review – ways to make a number – sums to 10
  • Review – writing addition sentences – sums to 10
  • Adding doubles
  • Add one-digit numbers
  • Addition with pictures – sums to 20
  • Write addition sentences to describe pictures – sums to 20
  • Addition input/output tables – sums to 20
  • Add zero
  • Addition word problems – one digit
  • Complete the addition sentence – one digit
  • Write the addition sentence – one digit
  • Balance addition equations – one digit
  • Add three or more one-digit numbers
  • Add three or more one-digit numbers – word problems

Subtraction – one digit

  • Review – subtract one-digit numbers – up to 10
  • Review – ways to subtract – up to 10
  • Review – writing subtraction sentences – up to 10
  • Subtracting doubles
  • Subtract a one-digit number from a two-digit number up to 18
  • Subtraction with pictures
  • Write subtraction sentences to describe pictures – up to 18
  • Subtraction input/output tables – up to 18
  • Subtract zero/all
  • Subtraction word problems – up to 18
  • Complete the subtraction sentence – up to 18
  • Write the subtraction sentence – up to 18
  • Balance subtraction equations – up to 18

Addition – two digits

  • Add multiples of 10
  • Add a two-digit and a one-digit number – without regrouping
  • Add a two-digit and a one-digit number – with regrouping
  • Add two two-digit numbers – without regrouping
  • Add two two-digit numbers – with regrouping
  • Write addition sentences to describe pictures
  • Addition input/output tables – up to two digits
  • Ways to make a number using addition
  • Addition word problems – up to two digits
  • Complete the addition sentence – up to two digits
  • Write the addition sentence – up to two digits
  • Balance addition equations – up to two digits
  • Add three or more numbers up to two digits each
  • Add three or more numbers up to two digits – word problems

Subtraction – two digits

  • Subtract multiples of 10
  • Subtract a one-digit number from a two-digit number – without regrouping
  • Subtract a one-digit number from a two-digit number – with regrouping
  • Subtract two two-digit numbers – without regrouping
  • Subtract two two-digit numbers – with regrouping
  • Write subtraction sentences to describe pictures – up to two digits
  • Subtraction input/output tables – up to two digits
  • Ways to make a number using subtraction
  • Subtraction word problems – up to two digits
  • Complete the subtraction sentence – up to two digits
  • Write the subtraction sentence – up to two digits
  • Balance subtraction equations – up to two digits

Addition – three digits

  • Add multiples of 100
  • Add two three-digit numbers
  • Addition input/output tables – up to three digits
  • Addition word problems – up to three digits
  • Complete the addition sentence – up to three digits
  • Write the addition sentence – up to three digits
  • Balance addition equations – up to three digits

Subtraction – three digits

  • Subtract multiples of 100
  • Subtract three-digit numbers
  • Subtraction input/output tables – up to three digits
  • Subtraction word problems – up to three digits
  • Complete the subtraction sentence – up to three digits
  • Write the subtraction sentence – up to three digits
  • Balance subtraction equations – up to three digits

Properties

  • Related addition facts
  • Related subtraction facts
  • Fact families
  • Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division terms
  • Solve inequalities using addition and subtraction shortcuts

Place values

  • Place value models – tens and ones
  • Place value models – up to hundreds
  • Place value models – up to thousands
  • Value of underlined digit – tens and ones
  • Value of underlined digit – up to hundreds
  • Value of underlined digit – up to thousands
  • Regrouping tens and ones I
  • Regrouping tens and ones II
  • Convert to/from a number – tens and ones
  • Convert to/from a number – up to hundreds
  • Convert to/from a number – up to thousands
  • Convert between place values – up to thousands
  • Convert from expanded form – up to hundreds
  • Convert from expanded form – up to thousands
  • Identify the digit in the ones, tens, hundreds or thousands place

Estimation and rounding

  • Estimate to the nearest ten
  • Round to the nearest ten
  • Round to the nearest ten or hundred
  • Round to the nearest ten, hundred or thousand
  • Estimate sums

Mixed operations

  • Add and subtract numbers up to 20
  • Addition and subtraction – ways to make a number – up to 20
  • Addition and subtraction word problems – up to 20
  • Addition and subtraction – balance equations – up to 20
  • Input/output tables – write the rule – up to 20
  • Add and subtract numbers up to 100
  • Addition and subtraction – ways to make a number – up to 100
  • Addition and subtraction word problems – up to 100
  • Addition and subtraction – balance equations – up to 100
  • Input/output tables – write the rule – up to 100
  • Which sign (+ or -) makes the number sentence true?
  • Write addition and subtraction sentences

Logical reasoning

  • Guess the number

Money

  • Coin values
  • Count money – up to £1
  • Count money – up to £5
  • Equivalent amounts of money – up to £1
  • Equivalent amounts of money – up to £5
  • Equivalent coins I
  • Equivalent coins II
  • Add and subtract money – up to £1
  • Add and subtract money – word problems – up to £1
  • Add and subtract money – word problems – up to £5
  • Which picture shows more – up to £1
  • Which picture shows more – up to £5
  • Least number of coins
  • Purchases – do you have enough money – up to £1
  • Purchases – do you have enough money – up to £5
  • How much more to make one pound?
  • Making change

Time

  • Days of the week
  • Reading clocks
  • Time words: o’clock, half, quarter
  • Match clocks and times
  • Match analog and digital clocks
  • Seasons
  • A.M. and P.M.
  • Compare clocks
  • Elapsed time I
  • Elapsed time II
  • Choose the appropriate time units
  • Read a calendar
  • Months of the year
  • Number of days in each month
  • Relate time units
  • Time patterns

Data and graphs

  • Coordinate graphs
  • Interpret bar graphs
  • Which bar graph is correct?
  • Interpret line plots
  • Create line plots
  • Interpret pictographs
  • Create pictographs
  • Interpret line graphs
  • Which line graph is correct?
  • Interpret Venn diagrams

Measurement

  • Long and short
  • Tall and short
  • Light and heavy
  • Holds more or less
  • Compare size, mass and capacity
  • Read a thermometer
  • Choose the appropriate measuring tool
  • Which metric unit of length is appropriate?
  • Metric units of length: word problems
  • Which metric unit of mass is appropriate?
  • Which metric unit of volume is appropriate?
  • Compare and convert metric units of volume
  • Compare and convert metric units of mass
  • Which imperial unit of length is appropriate?
  • Imperial units of length: word problems
  • Which imperial unit of weight is appropriate?
  • Which imperial unit of volume is appropriate?
  • Compare and convert imperial units of volume
  • Compare and convert imperial units of weight

Geometry

  • Identify planar and solid shapes
  • Compare sides, vertices, edges and faces
  • Count sides, vertices, edges and faces
  • Symmetry
  • Congruent
  • Flip, turn and slide
  • Perimeter
  • Perimeter – word problems
  • Area
  • Angles: greater than, less than or equal to a right angle
  • Fractions of a turn

Fractions

  • Halves, thirds and quarters
  • Identify the fraction
  • Which shape illustrates the fraction?
  • Parts of a group
  • Fraction word problems
  • Compare fractions
  • Order fractions with like numerators
  • Probability and statistics
  • More, less and equally likely
  • Certain, probable, unlikely and impossible

Multiplication

  • Multiplication sentences
  • Multiplication tables up to 5
  • Multiplication tables up to 10

Division

  • Divisors and quotients up to 5
  • Divisors and quotients up to 10

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January 21, 2014

Maths: Year 2 topics

Below are a list of maths topics that you can expect your child to learn in year 2:

Counting and number patterns

  • Counting review – 0 to 10
  • Counting review – up to 20
  • Counting tens and ones – up to 30
  • Counting – up to 30
  • Counting – up to 100
  • Counting tens and ones – up to 99
  • Skip-counting – with pictures
  • Counting by twos, fives and tens – up to 100
  • Counting forward and backward
  • Number lines – up to 100
  • Hundred chart
  • Number lines – up to 1,000
  • Even and odd: counting objects
  • Identifying even and odd numbers
  • Which even or odd number comes before or after?
  • Skip-counting patterns – with tables
  • Sequences – count up and down by 1, 2, 3, 5 and 10
  • Sequences – count up and down by 100
  • Ordinal numbers
  • Writing numbers in words
  • Roman numerals I, V, X

Addition

  • Addition with pictures – sums to 10
  • Addition sentences – sums to 10
  • Addition word problems – sums to 10
  • Word problems – write the addition sentence
  • Ways to make a number using addition
  • Ways to make a number – addition sentences
  • Adding zero
  • Adding doubles
  • Addition facts – sums to 10
  • Addition facts – sums to 18
  • Addition word problems – sums to 18
  • Complete the addition sentence
  • Adding three numbers
  • Word problems – adding three numbers
  • Related addition facts
  • Addition facts – sums to 20
  • Add tens I
  • Add tens II
  • Add a one-digit number to a two-digit number – without regrouping
  • Add a one-digit number to a two-digit number – with regrouping
  • Add two two-digit numbers – without regrouping
  • Add two two-digit numbers – with regrouping
  • Addition word problems – up to two digits

Addition – skill builders

  • Adding 0
  • Adding 1
  • Adding 2
  • Adding 3
  • Adding 4
  • Adding 5
  • Adding 6
  • Adding 7
  • Adding 8
  • Adding 9

Subtraction

  • Subtraction with pictures – numbers up to 10
  • Subtraction sentences – numbers up to 10
  • Subtraction word problems – one-digit numbers
  • Word problems – write the subtraction sentence
  • Ways to make a number using subtraction
  • Ways to make a number – subtraction sentences
  • Ways to subtract from a number – subtraction sentences
  • Subtracting zero and all
  • Subtracting doubles
  • Subtraction facts – numbers up to 10
  • Subtraction facts – numbers up to 18
  • Subtraction word problems – numbers up to 18
  • Complete the subtraction sentence
  • Related subtraction facts
  • Subtract tens I
  • Subtract tens II
  • Subtract a one-digit number from a two-digit number – without regrouping
  • Subtract a one-digit number from a two-digit number – with regrouping
  • Subtract two two-digit numbers – without regrouping
  • Subtract two two-digit numbers – with regrouping
  • Subtraction word problems – up to two digits

Subtraction – skill builders

  • Subtracting 0
  • Subtracting 1
  • Subtracting 2
  • Subtracting 3
  • Subtracting 4
  • Subtracting 5
  • Subtracting 6
  • Subtracting 7
  • Subtracting 8
  • Subtracting 9

Mixed operations

  • Addition and subtraction – ways to make a number
  • Which sign makes the number sentence true?
  • Fact families
  • Addition and subtraction facts – numbers up to 10
  • Addition and subtraction facts – numbers up to 18
  • Addition and subtraction word problems
  • Ten more or less
  • Add and subtract tens
  • Addition and subtraction terms

Comparing

  • Comparing – review
  • Comparing numbers up to 10
  • Comparing numbers up to 100
  • Comparing numbers up to 1,000
  • Comparison word problems

Estimation

  • Estimate to the nearest ten

Fractions

  • Halves, thirds and quarters
  • Equal parts
  • Simple fractions: what fraction does the shape show?
  • Simple fractions: which shape matches the fraction?
  • Simple fractions: parts of a group
  • Fractions – word problems
  • Compare fractions

Geometry

  • Identify 2-dimensional shapes
  • Identify 3-dimensional figures
  • Geometry of everyday objects
  • Relate planar and solid figures
  • Count sides and vertices
  • Count edges, vertices and faces
  • Compare sides and vertices
  • Compare edges, vertices and faces
  • Open and closed shapes
  • Flip, turn and slide
  • Symmetry
  • Same shape

Spatial sense

  • Left, middle and right
  • Above, below, top, middle and bottom
  • Location in a three-by-three grid

Data and graphs

  • Record data with tally charts, picture graphs, tables
  • Interpret data in tally charts, picture graphs, tables
  • Interpret bar graphs
  • Which bar graph is correct?

Measurement

  • Long and short
  • Tall and short
  • Light and heavy
  • Holds more or less
  • Compare size, mass and capacity
  • Read a thermometer
  • Which metric unit of length is appropriate?
  • Metric units of length: word problems
  • Which metric unit of mass is appropriate?
  • Which imperial unit of length is appropriate?
  • Imperial units of length: word problems
  • Which imperial unit of weight is appropriate?
  • Compare and convert cups, pints and quarts

Money

  • Coin values
  • Count 1p, 2p, 5p and 10p coins
  • Count all coins
  • Equivalent coins I
  • Equivalent coins II
  • Money – word problems
  • Compare money amounts
  • Least number of coins
  • Purchases: do you have enough money?

Patterns

  • Recognise patterns
  • Describe patterns
  • Probability and statistics
  • More, less and equally likely
  • Certain, probable, unlikely and impossible
  • Sorting, ordering and classifying
  • Venn diagrams
  • Put numbers in order

Time

  • Days of the week
  • Reading clocks I
  • Reading clocks II
  • Match clocks and times I
  • Match clocks and times II
  • Times of everyday events
  • Match analog and digital clocks I
  • Match analog and digital clocks II
  • A.M. or P.M.
  • Compare clocks I
  • Compare clocks II
  • Time and clocks: word problems I
  • Time and clocks: word problems II
  • Choose the appropriate time units
  • Seasons of the year
  • Read a calendar
  • Months of the year
  • Time words: o’clock, half, quarter
  • Elapsed time I
  • Elapsed time II

Multiplication

  • Multiplication sentences
  • Multiplication tables up to 5
  • Multiplication tables up to 10

Division

  • Divisors and quotients up to 5
  • Divisors and quotients up to 10

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January 21, 2014

Maths: Year 4 topics

Below are the list top topics you can expect your child to learn in maths during year 4:

Numbers and comparing

  • Write numbers in words
  • Ordinal numbers to 100th
  • Roman numerals I, V, X, L, C, D, M
  • Even and odd I
  • Even and odd II
  • Skip-counting puzzles
  • Number sequences
  • Put numbers in order
  • Which number is greatest/least?
  • Comparing numbers
  • Comparing – with addition and subtraction
  • Multi-step inequalities

Place values

  • Place value models
  • Place value names
  • Value of a digit
  • Identify the digit with a particular place value
  • Convert to/from a number
  • Convert between place values
  • Convert from expanded form
  • Convert between standard and expanded form
  • Place value word problems

Addition

  • Add two numbers up to three digits
  • Addition input/output tables – up to three digits
  • Add two numbers up to three digits – word problems
  • Complete the addition sentence – up to three digits
  • Balance addition equations – up to three digits
  • Add three or more numbers up to three digits each
  • Add three or more numbers up to three digits – word problems
  • Addition patterns over increasing place values
  • Add two numbers with four or more digits
  • Addition input/output tables – four or more digits
  • Add two numbers with four or more digits – word problems
  • Complete the addition sentence – four or more digits
  • Balance equations – four or more digits
  • Add three or more numbers with four or more digits
  • Add three or more numbers with four or more digits – word problems
  • Addition: fill in the missing digits

Subtraction

  • Subtract numbers up to three digits
  • Subtraction input/output tables – up to three digits
  • Subtract numbers up to three digits – word problems
  • Complete the subtraction sentence – up to three digits
  • Balance subtraction equations – up to three digits
  • Subtraction patterns over increasing place values
  • Subtract numbers with four or more digits
  • Subtraction input/output tables – four or more digits
  • Subtraction: fill in the missing digits

Multiplication

  • Multiplication sentences
  • Multiplication – facts to 12
  • Multiplication word problems – facts to 12
  • Missing factors – facts to 12
  • Missing factors – facts to 12 – word problems
  • Squares up to 20
  • Multiplication patterns over increasing place values
  • Multiply numbers ending in zeroes
  • Multiply a one-digit number by a larger number
  • Multiply a one-digit number by a larger number – word problems
  • Multiply three or more numbers
  • Multiply three or more numbers – word problems
  • Multiplication input/output tables

Multiplication – skill builders

  • Multiply by 0
  • Multiply by 1
  • Multiply by 2
  • Multiply by 3
  • Multiply by 4
  • Multiply by 5
  • Multiply by 6
  • Multiply by 7
  • Multiply by 8
  • Multiply by 9
  • Multiply by 10
  • Multiply by 11
  • Multiply by 12

Division

  • Division facts to 5
  • Division facts to 10
  • Division word problems – facts to 10
  • Complete the division sentence – facts to 10
  • Division facts to 12
  • Division patterns over increasing place values
  • Divide numbers ending in zeroes
  • Divide larger numbers
  • Divide larger numbers – word problems
  • Complete the division table
  • Interpret remainders
  • Divisibility rules for 2, 5 and 10
  • Division input/output tables

Division – skill builders

  • Divide by 1
  • Divide by 2
  • Divide by 3
  • Divide by 4
  • Divide by 5
  • Divide by 6
  • Divide by 7
  • Divide by 8
  • Divide by 9
  • Divide by 10
  • Divide by 11
  • Divide by 12

Mixed operations

  • Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division facts
  • Complete the addition, subtraction, multiplication or division sentence
  • Add, subtract, multiply and divide
  • Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division word problems
  • Interpret data in tables
  • Multi-step word problems
  • Missing operators

Properties

  • Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division terms
  • Understanding parentheses
  • Properties of addition
  • Solve using properties of addition
  • Properties of multiplication
  • Solve using properties of multiplication
  • Relate addition and multiplication
  • Relate multiplication and division

Equations and variables

  • Identify equations
  • Solve for the variable – addition and subtraction only
  • Solve for the variable – with multiplication and division
  • Write variable equations to represent word problems

Estimation and rounding

  • Rounding
  • Round money amounts
  • Rounding puzzles
  • Solve inequalities using estimation
  • Estimate sums
  • Estimate products
  • Estimate quotients

Logical reasoning

  • Guess the number
  • Largest/smallest number possible
  • Find the order
  • Age puzzles
  • Guess two numbers based on sum and difference
  • Guess two numbers based on sum, difference, product and quotient

Money

  • Count coins and notes – up to £5 note
  • Which picture shows more?
  • Purchases – do you have enough money – up to £10
  • Making change
  • Inequalities with money
  • Put money amounts in order
  • Add and subtract money amounts
  • Add money amounts – word problems
  • Price lists

Time

  • Read clocks and write times
  • Elapsed time I
  • Elapsed time II
  • Read a calendar
  • Relate time units
  • Time patterns
  • Convert between hours and fractions of hours
  • Reading schedules – 12-hour time
  • Reading schedules – 24-hour time
  • Time lines

Data and graphs

  • Coordinate graphs I
  • Coordinate graphs II
  • Graph points on a coordinate plane
  • Interpret bar graphs
  • Create bar graphs
  • Interpret line plots
  • Create line plots
  • Interpret pictographs
  • Create pictographs
  • Interpret line graphs
  • Create line graphs
  • Venn diagrams

Measurement

  • Read a thermometer
  • Reasonable temperature
  • Which metric unit of length is appropriate?
  • Compare and convert metric units of length
  • Which metric unit of mass is appropriate?
  • Compare and convert metric units of mass
  • Which metric unit of volume is appropriate?
  • Compare and convert metric units of volume
  • Conversion tables – metric units
  • Which imperial unit of length is appropriate?
  • Compare and convert imperial units of length
  • Which imperial unit of weight is appropriate?
  • Compare and convert imperial units of weight
  • Which imperial unit of volume is appropriate?
  • Compare and convert imperial units of volume
  • Conversion tables – imperial units

Geometry

  • Identify planar and solid shapes
  • Count and compare sides, edges, faces and vertices
  • Symmetry
  • Similar and congruent
  • Reflection, rotation and translation
  • Perimeter
  • Perimeter: find the missing side length
  • Area
  • Volume
  • Angles: greater than, less than or equal to a right angle
  • Angles of 90, 180, 270 and 360 degrees
  • Lines, line segments and rays
  • Is it a polygon?
  • Triangles: equilateral, isosceles and scalene
  • Triangles: acute, right and obtuse

Fractions and mixed numbers

  • Fraction review
  • Fraction review – word problems
  • Fractions on number lines
  • Compare fractions
  • Equivalent fractions: type the missing numerator or denominator
  • Equivalent fractions: choose the equivalent fraction
  • Reducing fractions to lowest terms
  • Put fractions in order
  • Fractions of a number
  • Fractions of a number – word problems
  • Mixed numbers: what mixed number is shown?
  • Mixed numbers: write the mixed number in words

Decimals

  • What decimal number is illustrated?
  • Convert between decimals and fractions
  • Understanding decimals expressed in words
  • Number sequences involving decimals
  • Inequalities with decimals
  • Put decimal numbers in order
  • Add and subtract decimals
  • Add and subtract decimals – word problems
  • Add three or more decimal numbers

Probability and statistics

  • Certain, probable, unlikely and impossible
  • Mean and mode
  • Interpret charts to find mean and mode
  • Combinations
January 20, 2014

Maths: Reception topics

Below is a list of maths topics you can expect your child to learn during their reception year.
Shapes

  • Identify circles, squares and triangles
  • Identify squares and rectangles
  • Identify cubes and pyramids

Count to 3

  • Count dots (up to 3)
  • Count shapes (up to 3)
  • Count objects (up to 3)
  • Represent numbers (up to 3)
Count to 5

  • Count dots (up to 5)
  • Count shapes (up to 5)
  • Count objects (up to 5)
  • Represent numbers (up to 5)
Count to 10

  • Count dots (up to 10)
  • Count shapes (up to 10)
  • Count objects (up to 10)
  • Represent numbers (up to 10)
Count to 20

  • Count dots (up to 20)
  • Count shapes (up to 20)
  • Count objects (up to 20)
  • Represent numbers (up to 20)
Comparing

  1. Compare groups (fewer or more)
  2. Compare in a chart (fewer or more)
  3. Compare in a mixed group
Positions

  • Inside and outside
  • Left and right
  • Left, middle and right
  • Above and below
  • Top and bottom
Classify

  • Same
  • Different
  • Same and different
  • Classify by colour
Size

  • Long and short
  • Tall and short
  • Light and heavy
  • Holds more or less
  • Compare height, mass and capacity
  • Wide and narrow

Money

  • Coin values – 1p, 2p, 5p and 10p
  • Coin values – 20p, 50p, £1 and £2
  • Coin values – all coins
  • Count pennies

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January 20, 2014

Maths: Year 1 topics

For a list of what you can expect your child to be learning for maths in Year 1:

Numbers and counting up to 3

Numbers and counting up to 5

Numbers and counting up to 10

Numbers and counting up to 20

Count to 20

Numbers and counting beyond 20

Skip-counting

Comparing

Sorting, ordering and classifying

Patterns

Positions

Addition

Subtraction

Fractions

Time

Data and graphs

Probability

Measurement

Money

Geometry

Vocabulary

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