Level 4 means that I can…
 Describe
number patterns
 Find
multiples
 Find
factors
 Work
out the square numbers
 Use
word formulae
 Use
coordinates in the first quadrant
 Multiply
and divide whole numbers by 10 and 100
 Say
my tables up to 10x10
 Add
and subtract numbers like 13.64 and 48.95
 Write
decimal numbers in the correct order
 Check
my own answers
 Make
3D models
 Draw
2D shapes
 Find
perimeters of shapes
 Find
the area by counting squares
 Draw
line graphs
 Present
data clearly
 Read
simple pie charts
 Draw
frequency tables
 Find
the mode
 Find
the range
 Try
ideas of my own

Level 5 means that I can…
 Multiply
and divide whole numbers by 10, 100 and 1000
 Add
and subtract negative numbers
 Put
numbers in order including negative numbers
 Add,
subtract, multiply and divide numbers like 19.75 and 34.21
 Simplify
a fraction
 Work
out a fraction or percentage of a number
 Multiply
or divide a three digit number by a two digit number
 Use
inverse operations of approximation to check my answers
 Use
simple formulae like C=2n+4
 Use
coordinates in all four quadrants
 Measure
and draw angles to the nearest degree
 Remember
the metric to imperial conversions
 Use
and understand the formula for the area of a rectangle
 Find
the mean of discrete data
 Use
the range and one of the averages to compare two sets of data
 Say
what diagrams and graphs show
 Use
the probability scale from 0 to 1
 Understand
that experiments don’t always have the same outcome

Level 6 means that I can…
 Use
trial and improvement to solve things like x3+5x=38
 Work
out one number as a fraction or percentage of another
 Understand
that fractions, decimals and percentages can be equivalent to each other
(eg 0.5=50%)
 Calculate
using ratio
 Add
and subtract fractions with common denominators
 Find
and describe in words the rule for the next term in a sequence (linear)
 Find
and describe in words the rule for the nth term in a sequence
 Solve
linear equations with integer coefficients
 Plot
the graph of y = mx + c
 Recognise
2D representations of 3D objects
 Classify
quadrilaterals by knowing their properties
 Find
the missing angles when two parallel lines are intersected
 Solve
angle problems in polygons
 Write
instructions to make a computer draw a shape
 Find
the area and circumference of a circle
 Find
the volume of cuboids
 Enlarge
a shape by a positive scale factor
 Work
with continuous data
 Construct
pie charts
 Say
what a scatter diagram tells us
 Understand
correlation
 Find
all the possible outcomes of two experiments
 Use
the fact that the probability of mutually exclusive events add up to 1

Level 7 means that I can…
 Round
to one significant figure
 Understand
what happens when we multiply or divide by numbers between 0 and 1
 Multiply
and divide numbers of any size
 Understand
proportional change
 Describe
in symbols the rule for the next term or nth term in a sequence
(Quadratic)
 Multiply
things like (a+b)(c+d)
 Simplify
quadratic expressions
 Solve
simultaneous, linear equations with two variables (Using graphs or
algebra)
 Solve
inequalities like 6(2n+1)≥18
 Understand
and use Pythagoras’ Theorem in 2D
 Calculate
lengths, areas and volumes in right prisms
 Enlarge
a shape by a fractional scale factor
 Understand
similarity
 Draw
the locus of a moving object
 Find
and understand upper and lowers bounds
 Use
compound measures like speed, distance, time
 Give
and test a hypothesis to a situation
 Understand
bias
 Find
the modal class and an estimate to the mean, median and range when using
grouped data
 Compare
distributions using frequency polygons
 Draw
a line of best fit on a scatter diagram
 Understand
relative frequency

Level 8 means that I can…
 Solve
problems involving powers and roots
 Solve
problems involving standard form
 Solve
problems involving repeated proportional change
 Substitute
fractions and decimals into equations and expressions and find the
answers
 Calculate
one variable in a formula when I know the others
 Understand
that a2b2=(a+b)(ab)
 Solve
inequalities in two variables
 Sketch
and interpret graphs of quadratic, cubic and reciprocal functions
 Interpret
graphs that model real life situations
 Use
congruence and mathematical similarity
 Use
sine, cosine and tangent in right angled triangles in 2D
 Distinguish
between formulae for perimeter, area and volume by considering
dimensions
 Interpret
and construct cumulative frequency diagrams
 Estimate
the median and interquartile range
 Calculate
the probability of a compound event

