## These are the Year 8 Maths topics we cover.

• Factors and prime numbers
• Prime factors
• Index notations
• Highest Common factor and lowest common multiples
• Squares and square roots
• Revision of the four rules – Whole numbers
• Revision of the four rules – Decimals
• Order of operations
• Problems in contexts
• Rounding
• Estimating
• Calculator logics – Bracket and memory keys
• Revision of operations with fractions
• Problems in context
• Converting fractions and percentages
• Finding percentages
• Increasing and decreasing quantities by a percentage
• Percentage increase and decrease
• Reverse percentage
• Working with money
• Expanding single brackets
• Linear equations
• Common factors
• Expanding two brackets
• Substitution with simple formulae
• Substitution with complex equations
• Non-linear equations
• Changing the subject of a formula
• Coordinates
• Plotting points on straight lines
• Plotting graphs given their equations
• The equation of a straight line
• The equation of a line given two points
• Equivalent ratios
• Direct proportions
• Proportional divisions
• Linear conversions
• Inverse proportions
• Common 2-D shapes and 3-D shapes
• Isometric drawings
• Plans and elevations
• Nets and surface area of cubes and cuboids
• Nets of prisms and pyramids
• Pythagoras theorems
• Calculating the length of the hypotenuse
• Calculating the lengths of the other sides
• Problems in context
• Constructions and angles
• Parallel and intersecting lines
• 3-figure bearings
• Scale drawings
• Time – 24 hour clock
• Angle facts
• Angle properties of polygons
• Symmetry
• Introduction to circles
• Estimating the circumference of a circle
• Estimating the area of a circle
• Formulae for circumference and area
• Volume and surface area of a cylinder
• Estimating metric units of length, mass and capacity
• Conversion between metric units
• Estimating imperial units of length, mass and capacity
• Conversion between metric and imperial units
• Speed
• Calculating speed, distance and time
• Solving problems with mixed units
• Distance-time graphs
• Other compound measures
• Enlargement
• Similar shapes
• Line, area and volume ratios
• Maps and scale models
• Revision of basic probability of single event
• Outcome with two events
• Probability using listings
• Multiplicative law for independent event
• Conditional probability
• Frequency tables – Discreet ungrouped data
• Mean, median, mode and range
• Scatter graphs

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