Year 8 - May Exams

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Science 1

Science 2


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Maths Genie, YouTube, Mathsisfun and BBC Bitesize are also useful sites for information.

Any of the topics listed below can come up in the exam. Students should look through the list, decide what they need to work on and then use one of the suggested resources to work through the topic.

KS3 Maths club is on after school Tuesdays and Wednesdays in Ma4 and Ma5 with a Maths teacher

Year 8

  • Terms 1 and 2
  • Primes, indices and roots
  • Prime factorisation to find LCM, HCF
  • Order of operations
  • Venn diagrams
  • Enumerating sets
  • Add and Subtract fractions
  • Negative numbers and inequality statements
  • Formulate and evaluate expressions
  • Linear equations
  • Expressions and equations from real world situations
  • Linear sequences: nth term
  • Terms 3 and 4
  • Draw accurate triangles and quads (ruler, protractor, pairs of compass)
  • Find unknown angles (including parallel lines)
  • Conversion between length units and between area units
  • Areas and perimeters of composite figures
  • Convert between percentages, vulgar fractions and decimals
  • Percentage inc and dec, finding the whole given the part & the %
  • Ratio (equivalent, of a quantity) and rate
  • Speed, distance, time
  • Terms 5 and 6
  • Rounding, significant figures and estimation
  • Circumference and area of a circle
  • Visualise and identify 3D shapes and their nets
  • Volume of a cuboid, prism, cylinder, composite solids
  • Collect and organise data
  • Interpret and compare statistical representations
  • Mean, median and mode averages
  • The range and outliers
  • Notices

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