Maths in Year 6 is taught by Miss Coles and Miss Jones. We follow the National Curriculum and below you will find a list of the topics we cover throughout the year. Every half term we test to assess the pupil's progress and homework is set twice a week. If you have any concerns regarding your child's progress in this subject, please do not hesitate to get in contact with their teacher.

**Topic List:**

**Autumn Term:**

Multiply integers and decimals by 10, 100 or 1000

Divide integers by 10, 100 or 1000, and divide decimals by 10 or 100

Derive quickly multiplication and division facts

Express a quotient as a fraction or a decimal

Odd and even numbers

Find common multiples; find the smallest common multiple

Properties of 2D shapes, including parallelogram, rhombus and trapezium

Classifying quadrilaterals

Constructing and using grouped frequency tables

Drawing and interpreting bar graphs using grouped data

Use and convert between metric units of length; understand imperial units of length

Use and convert between metric units of weight; understand imperial units of weight

Using a protractor to measure and draw acute and obtuse angles

Calculate angles in a triangle

Add and subtract near multiples of 10, 100 and 1000

Mental subtraction strategies

Doubling and halving multiples of 10 to 1000 and multiples of 100 to 10 000

Multiplying using doubling and halving

Changing an improper fraction to a mixed number, and vice versa

Converting, reducing, comparing and ordering fractions

**Spring Term:**

Rounding to the nearest 10, 100 or 1000

Rounding decimals to the nearest whole number of tenth

Use decimal notation up to hundredths; order a set of decimals

Final all pairs of factors of any number up to 100

Multiplication: partitioning

Multiplication: using closed close facts

Read and plot coordinates in all quadrants

Properties of 3D shapes; visualise 3D shapes from a 2D drawing

Calculate the area of rectangles and compound shapes

Calculate the area of right angled triangles

Averages, mean, median, mode and range

Construct and interpret conversion graphs

Adding and subtracting decimals

Adding two or more numbers less than 10 000 using standard written method

Square numbers to at least 12 x 12

Recognise and extend number sequences, including triangular numbers

Multiply ThHTU x U using standard methods

Use fraction as an operator to find fractions of amounts

Order fractions and decimals; convert a fraction to a

decimal using division

Know and apply tests of divisibility

**Summer Term:**

Order and find the difference between positive and negative numbers

Find simple percentages; express simple fractions as percentages

Multiply HTU × TU using standard written methods

Multiplying U.t × U and U.th × U using standard written methods

Adding two decimal numbers using standard column addition

Subtraction of two numbers less than 10 000 using standard written methods

Subtracting two decimal numbers using standard written methods

Use and convert between metric units of capacity; understand imperial units of capacity

Recognise events that are equally likely; introduce a probability scale

Begin to interpret a pie chart

Calculate perimeters of rectangles and compound shapes

Relationships between units of time; time-zones around the world

Reflection in up to two mirror lines

Rotation and translation

Divide HTU ÷ U using standard written methods

Divide TU.t ÷ U using standard written methods

Understand the concept of proportion

Relate ratio to proportion; solve simple problems involving ratio and proportion

Recognise prime numbers to at least 20

Factorise numbers up to 100 into prime factors