MathsMap Demo

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Numbers and the number system
Fractions, (decimals, percentages, ratio and proportion)
Operations, relationships between them
Mental methods
Solving numerical problems
Written methods (and algebra)

  • begin to use the fraction, one-half
  • understand addition as finding the total of two or more sets of objects
  • understand subtraction as 'taking away' objects from a set and finding how many are left
  • add and subtract numbers of objects to 10
  • begin to know some addition facts
  • solve addition / subtraction problems involving up to 10 objects
  • record their work

  • count sets of objects reliably
  • begin to understand the place value of each digit, use this to order numbers up to 100
  • recognise sequences of numbers, including odd and even numbers
  • begin to use halves and quarters
  • relate the concept of half of a small quantity to the concept of half of a shape
  • use the knowledge that subtraction is the inverse of addition
  • understand halving as a way of ‘undoing’ doubling and vice versa
  • use mental recall of addition and subtraction facts to 10
  • use mental calculation strategies to solve number problems including those involving money and measures
  • record their work in writing

  • understand place value in numbers to 1000
  • use place value to make approximations
  • recognise negative numbers in contexts such as temperature
  • recognise a wider range of sequences
  • use simple fractions that are several parts of a whole and recognise when two simple fractions are equivalent
  • begin to use decimal notation in contexts such as money
  • add and subtract two-digit numbers mentally
  • use mental recall of the 2, 3, 4, 5 and 10 multiplication tables
  • use mental recall of addition and subtraction facts to 20 in solving problems involving larger numbers
  • solve whole number problems including those involving multiplication or division that may give rise to remainders
  • add or subtract three-digit numbers using written method
  • multiply and divide two-digit numbers by 2, 3, 4 or 5 as well as 10 with whole number answers and remainders

  • recognise and describe number patterns
  • recognise and describe number relationships including multiple, factor and square
  • use place value to multiply and divide whole numbers by 10 or 100
  • recognise approximate proportions of a whole and use simple fractions and percentages to describe these
  • order decimals to three decimal places
  • begin to understand simple ratio
  • use inverse operations
  • understand the use of brackets in simple calculations
  • quickly derive division facts that correspond to multiplication facts up to 10 x 10
  • use a range of mental methods of computation with the four operations
  • recall multiplication facts up to 10 x 10 and quickly derive corresponding division facts
  • solve problems with or without a calculator
  • check the reasonableness of results with reference to the context or size of numbers
  • begin to use simple formulae expressed in words
  • use and interpret coordinates in the first quadrant

  • use understanding of place value to multiply and divide whole numbers and decimals by 10, 100 and 1000 and explain the effect
  • round decimals to the nearest decimal place
  • order negative numbers in context
  • recognise and use number patterns and relationships
  • use equivalence between fractions
  • reduce a fraction to its simplest form by cancelling common factors
  • order fractions and decimals
  • understand simple ratio
  • use known facts, place value and knowledge of operations to calculate
  • apply inverse operations
  • use brackets appropriately
  • add and subtract negative numbers in context
  • estimate using approximations
  • use all four operations with decimals to two places
  • use a calculator where appropriate to calculate fractions / percentages of quantities / measurements
  • understand and use an appropriate non-calculator method for solving problems that involve multiplying and dividing any three-digit number by any two-digit number
  • solve simple problems involving ordering, adding, subtracting negative numbers in context
  • solve simple problems involving ratio and direct proportion
  • approximate to check answers to problems are of the correct magnitude
  • check solutions by applying inverse operations or estimating using approximations
  • construct, express in symbolic form, and use simple formulae involving one or two operations
  • use and interpret coordinates in all four quadrants