Mathematics at Ark Kings
At Ark Kings Academy, our Mathematics curriculum strives towards the following aims:
 Pupils become proficient mathematicians that are fluent in the fundamentals of mathematics and reason mathematically
 Pupils solve problems by applying their mathematics
By achieving these aims, our pupils experience how Maths is a creative and highly interconnected discipline that has been developed over centuries, providing the solution to some of history’s most intriguing problems. They also understand that Maths is essential to everyday life, critical to science, technology and engineering, and necessary for financial literacy and most forms of employment.
Mathematics Curriculum Overview
Mathematics Curriculum Overview: Outline of taught and assessed content
The table below outlines the whole curriculum overview for this subject area, and shows the journey that students take throughout their secondary education. 


Autumn 1 
Autumn 2 
Spring 1 
Spring 2 
Summer 1 
Summer 2 
Nursery 
Saying number names in order when singing, playing games or in rhyme. Counting a small number of objects. Saying the days of the week. Begin to name 2d shapes.

Saying number names in order Counting a small number of objects after placing them in a line Saying the months of the year Understanding positional language Naming 2d basic shapes

Recognises some numerals. Mark make to write numerals Use comparative language to compare Find the total of 2 sets of objects 

Reception 
Early mathematical experiences, pattern and early number and numbers within 6. 
Addition and subtraction within 6, measures, shape and sorting and calendar and time 
Numbers within10, Addition and subtraction within 10, numbers within 15. 
Grouping and sharing, numbers within 20, doubling and halving. 
Shape and pattern, addition and subtraction within 20, money. 
Measures, depth of number within 20, numbers beyond 20 
Year 1 
Numbers to 10, addition and subtraction within 10, shape and pattern. 
Numbers to 20, addition and subtraction with 20. 
Time, exploring calculation strategies within 20, numbers to 50. 
Addition and subtraction within 20, fractions, measure: length and mass. 
Numbers 50 to 100 and beyond, addition and subtraction, money 
Multiplication and division, Measures: Capacity and volume. 
Year 2 
Number within 100, Addition and subtraction of 2digit numbers, Addition and subtraction word problems. 
Measure: length, graphs, Multiplication and division: 2,5, and 10. 
Time, Fractions, addition and subtraction of 2digit numbers. 
Money, face, shape and patterns  lines and turns. 
Numbers with 1000, Measures: capacity and volume, measures: Mass. 
Exploring calculation strategies, multiplication and division: 3 and 4. 
Year 3 
Place value, addition and subtraction 
Addition and subtraction, multiplication and division 
Multiplication and division, money and statistics 
Length and perimeter, fractions 
Fractions, time 
Time, properties of shape, mass and capacity 
Year 4 
Place value, addition and subtraction 
Addition and subtraction, length and perimeter, multiplication and division 
Multiplication and division, area, fractions 
Fractions and decimals 
Decimals and money 
Time, statistics, properties of shapes, position and direction 
Year 5 
Place value, addition and subtraction 
Statistics, multiplication and division, perimeter and area 
Multiplication and division, fractions 
Fractions, decimals, percentages 
Decimals 
Properties of shapes, position and direction, converting units, volume 
Year 6 
Place value, addition and subtraction, multiplication and division 
Fractions, position and direction 
Decimals, algebra 
Converting units, perimeter, area and volume, ratio 
Properties of shapes, problem solving 
Statistics 
Year 7 
Numbers and numerals
Axioms and arrays
Factors, multiples and BIDMAS

Order of operations
Positive and negative numbers
Expressions, equations and sequences 
Angles
Classify 2D shapes
Construct triangles and quadrilaterals 
Coordinates
Area of 2D shapes
Transforming 2D shapes 
Primes, factors and multiples
Fractions

Ratio
Percentages

Year 8 
Primes, factors and multiples
Fractions
Percentages

Sequences
Forming and solving equations and inequalities

Transforming 2D figures
Linear graphs 
Ratio
Reallife graphs and rates of change
Direct and inverse proportion

Univariate data
Bivariate data
Circles and composite shapes

Circles and composite shapes
Volume and surface area of prisms

Year 9 
Statistics
Powers and roots

Fractions, decimals and percentages
Algebraic manipulation
Coordinates and graphs 
2D shapes: length and area
2D shapes: triangles and circles

3D shapes
Solving equations

Sequences
Percentages 
Proportion
Constructions, loci and bearings 
Year 10 Foundation 
Unit 1: Number
Unit 2: Algebra
Unit 3: Graphs, tables and charts 
Unit 3: Graphs, tables and charts
Unit 4: Fractions and percentages
Unit 5: Equations, inequalities and sequences

Unit 6: Angles
Unit 7: Averages and range
Unit 8: Perimeter, area and volume 1

Unit 8: Perimeter, area and volume 1
Unit 9: Graphs
Unit 10: Transformations

Unit 11: Ratio and similarity
Unit 12: Rightangled triangles 
Unit 13: Probability
Unit 14: Multiplicative reasoning
Unit 15: Constructions, loci and bearings

Year 10 Higher 
Unit 1: Number, indices and standard form
Unit 2: Algebraic reasoning 
Unit 3: Interpreting and representing data
Unit 4: Fractions, ratios and percentages
Unit 5: Angles and trigonometry

Unit 6: Graphs
Unit 7: Area and volume

Unit 8: Transformations and constructions
Unit 9: Equations and inequalities

Unit 10: Probability
Unit 11: Multiplicative reasoning

Unit 12: Similarity and congruence
Unit 13: More trigonometry
Unit 14: Further statistics

Year 11 Foundation 
Unit 16: Quadratic equations and graphs
Unit 17: Perimeter, area and volume 2
Unit 18: Fractions, indices and standard form 
Unit 18: Fractions, indices and standard form
Unit 19: Congruence, similarity and vectors
Unit 20: More algebra– Simultaneous Equations





Year 11 Higher 
Unit 15: Equations and graphs
Unit 16: Circle theorems

Unit 17: More algebra (rearranging formulae, algebraic fractions, functions, proof)
Unit 18: Vectors and geometric proof

Unit 19: Proportion and graphs



