Maths:  Year 4        

Autumn Term 1 

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Mental addition and subtraction (MAS); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Finding pairs with a total of 100; adding to the next multiple of 100 and subtracting to the previous multiple of 100; subtract by counting up to find a difference; adding several numbers

2

Number and place value (NPV); Mental addition and subtraction (MAS)

Read, write 4-digit numbers and know what each digit represents; compare 4-digit numbers using < and > and place on a number line; add 2-digit numbers mentally; subtract 2-digit and 3-digit numbers

3

Mental multiplication and division (MMD); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA); Written multiplication and division (WMD); Fractions, ratio and proportion (FRP)

Learn × and ÷ facts for the 6 and 9 times-table and identify patterns; multiply multiples of 10 by single-digit numbers; multiply 2-digit numbers by single-digit numbers (the grid method); find fractions of amounts

4

Measurement (MEA); Mental addition and subtraction (MAS); Decimals, percentages and their equivalence to fractions (DPE)

Tell and write the time to the minute on analogue and digital clocks; calculate time intervals; measure in metres, centimetres and millimetres; convert lengths between units; record using decimal notation

5

Written addition and subtraction (WAS)

Add two 3-digit numbers using column addition; subtract a 3-digit number from a 3-digit number using an expanded column method (decomposing only in one column)

Autumn Term 2 

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Mental multiplication and division (MMD); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA); Fractions, ratio and proportion (FRP)

Double 3-digit numbers and halve even 3-digit numbers; revise unit fractions; identify equivalent fractions; reduce a fraction to its simplest form; count in fractions (each fraction in its simplest form)

7

Decimals, percentages and their equivalence to fractions (DPE); Number and place value (NPV); Written addition and subtraction (WAS)

Look at place value in decimals and the relationship between tenths and decimals; add two 4-digit numbers; practise written and mental addition methods; use vertical addition to investigate patterns

8

Decimals, percentages and their equivalence to fractions (DPE); Measurement (MEA); Statistics (STA); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Convert multiples of 100 g into kilograms; convert multiples of 100 ml into litres; read scales to the nearest 100 ml; estimate capacities; draw bar charts, record and interpret information

9

Number and place value (NPV); Written addition and subtraction (WAS); Mental addition and subtraction (MAS)

Round 4-digit numbers to the nearest: 10, 100 and 1000; subtract 3-digit numbers using the expanded written version and the counting up mental strategy and decide which to use

10

Mental multiplication and division (MMD); Written multiplication and division (WMD); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Use the grid method to multiply 3-digit by single-digit numbers and introduce the vertical algorithm; begin to estimate products; divide numbers (up to 2 digits) by single-digit numbers with no remainder, then with a remainder

Spring Term 1 

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Number and place value (NPV); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Place 4-digit numbers on landmarked lines; 0–10 000 and 1000–2000; round 4-digit numbers to the nearest 10, 100 and 1000; mentally add and subtract to/from 4-digit and 3-digit numbers using place-value; count on and back in multiples of 10, 100 and 1000; count on in multiples of 25 and 50; add and subtract multiples of 10 and 100 to/from 4-digit numbers

12

Written addition and subtraction (WAS); Mental multiplication and division (MMD); Written multiplication and division (WMD); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA); Measurement (MEA)

Use expanded written subtraction and compact written subtraction to subtract pairs of 3-digit numbers (one ʻexchangeʼ); use expanded column subtraction and compact column subtraction to subtract pairs of 3-digit and 2-digit numbers from 3-digit numbers (one ʻcarryʼ); learn the 7× table and ʻtrickyʼ facts; use the vertical algorithm to multiply 3-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers; solve simple money problems with decimals to two decimal places

13

Mental multiplication and division (MMD); Fractions, ratio and proportion (FRP); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Use mental multiplication and division strategies; find non-unit fractions of 2-digit and 3-digit numbers; find equivalent fractions and use them to simplify fractions (halves, thirds, quarters)

14

Geometry: properties of shapes (GPS); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Recognise and compare acute, right and obtuse angles; draw lines of a given length; identify perpendicular and parallel lines; recognise and draw line symmetry in shapes; sort 2D shapes according to their properties; draw shapes with given properties and explain reasoning; draw the other half of symmetrical shapes

15

Mental multiplication and division (MMD); Written multiplication and division (WMD); Mental addition and subtraction (MAS); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Understand how to divide 2-digit and 3-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers using place value and mental strategies; divide numbers by 1-digit numbers to give answers between 10 and 25, with remainders; identify factor pairs and use these to solve multiplications and divisions with larger numbers; use Frog to find complements to multiples of 1000; use Frog to find change from £10, £20 and £50

Spring Term 2 

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Decimals, percentages and their equivalence to fractions (DPE); Number and place value (NPV); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA); Written addition and subtraction (WAS)

Recognise, use, compare and order decimal numbers; understand place value in decimal numbers; recognise that decimals are tenths; round decimals numbers to the nearest whole number; divide 2-digit numbers by 10 to get decimal numbers; multiply decimal numbers by 10 to get 2-digit numbers; divide 3-digit multiples of ten by 100 to get decimal numbers; multiply decimal numbers by 100 to get 3-digit multiples of ten; add four digit numbers using written method with answers greater than 10 000

17

Mental addition and subtraction (MAS); Written addition and subtraction (WAS); Measurement (MEA); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Add amounts of money using written methods and mentally using place value and number facts; choose to add using the appropriate strategy: mental or written; subtract, choosing appropriate mental strategies: counting up or taking away (using counting back, place value or number facts); solve subtractions using a suitable written method (column subtraction)

18

Measurement (MEA); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Tell the time on a 24 hour clock, using am and pm correctly; convert pm times to 24 hour clock and vice versa; use 24 hour clock in calculating intervals of time; measure and calculate perimeters of rectilinear shapes where each side is labelled in cm and m; find missing lengths in rectilinear composite shapes; find the perimeters of rectilinear shapes with some lengths not marked; convert from one unit of length to another; solve word problems involving lengths including those involving perimeters

19

Number and place value (NPV); Written addition and subtraction (WAS); Mental addition and subtraction (MAS)

Understand place value in 4-digit numbers; partition 4-digit numbers; solve subtraction of 4-digit numbers using column subtraction (decomposition); choose an appropriate method to solve subtractions, either mental or written, and either column or counting up (Frog)

20

Written multiplication and division (WMD); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA); Mental addition and subtraction (MAS); Written addition and subtraction (WAS)

Use the vertical algorithm to multiply 3-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers; explore patterns; use mental strategies and tables facts to divide 2-digit and 3-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers to give answers between 10 and 35, without remainders; solve word problems

Summer Term 1

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Number and place value (NPV); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Read, write and compare 4-digit numbers and place on a line; find 1000 more or less than any given number; read, write and compare 5-digit numbers; recognise what each digit represents in a 5-digit number; read, use and compare negative numbers in the context of temperature

22

Mental addition and subtraction (MAS); Decimals, percentages and their equivalence to fractions (DPE)

Multiply and divide numbers by 10 and 100 including decimals (tenths and hundredths); read and write decimals (to 1 and 2 places), understanding that these represent parts (tenths and hundredths) of numbers; mark 1- and 2- place decimals on a line; count in tenths (0.1s) and hundredths (0.01s); multiply numbers with up to 2 decimal places by 10 and 100, and divide numbers by 10 and 100; say the number one tenth and one hundredth more or less than a given number; round decimal numbers to the nearest whole number

23

Mental multiplication and division (MMD); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA); Number and place value (NPV); Written multiplication and division (WMD); Measurement (MEA)

Learn 11 and 12× tables; develop and use effective mental multiplication strategies; use a vertical written method to multiply 3-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers; use rounding to estimate answers; use a written method to multiply 3-digit numbers, including amounts of money by 1-digit numbers; multiply 2-digit and 3-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers; understand how division ʻundoesʼ multiplication and vice versa; divide above the tables facts using multiples of 10

24

Number and place value (NPV); Measurement (MEA); Geometry: properties of shapes (GPS)

Recognise and write Roman numerals to 100; begin to know the history of our number system including 0; calculate area and perimeter of rectilinear shapes using multiplication and addition, or counting; recognise, name and classify 2D shapes identifying regular and irregular polygons; sort 2D shapes according to properties including types of quadrilaterals and triangles; revise 3D shapes, consider 2D-shaped sides on 3D shapes, and sort shapes

25

Decimals, percentages and their equivalence to fractions (DPE); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA); Fractions, ratio and proportion (FRP)

Understand, read and write 2-place decimals; compare 2-place decimals in the context of lengths; add and subtract 0·1 and 0·01 and say a number one-tenth (0·1) or one-hundredth (0·01) more or less than a given number; revise equivalent fractions; write fractions with different denominators with a total of 1; recognise decimal and fraction equivalents

Summer Term 2

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Mental addition and subtraction (MAS); Mental multiplication and division (MMD); Written multiplication and division (WMD); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA)

Add two 2-digit numbers or a 2-digit number to a 3- or 4-digit number mentally; subtract 2-, 3- and 4-digit numbers using counting up; derive factors of 2-digit numbers and use factors and doubling to solve multiplication mentally; solve integer scaling problems using mental strategies and spot a relationship between products; solve correspondence problems, using a systematic approach and calculate using mental multiplication strategies

27

Written addition and subtraction (WAS); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA); Mental addition and subtraction (MAS)

Solve written addition of two 4-digit numbers; add amounts of money (pounds and pence) using column addition; solve 4-digit minus 4-digit and 4-digit minute 3-digit subtractions using written column method (decomposition) and check subtraction with addition; solve word problems choosing an appropriate method

28

Geometry: position and direction (GPD); Statistics (STA)

Use coordinates to draw polygons; find the coordinates of shapes after translation; draw and interpret bar charts and pictograms; draw line graphs and understand that intermediate points have meaning

29

Written multiplication and division (WMD); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA); Mental multiplication and division (MMD); Fractions, ratio and proportion (FRP); Decimals, percentages and their equivalence to fractions (DPE)

Use the vertical algorithm (ladder) to multiply 3-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers; find non-unit fraction of amounts, using ʻchunkingʼ; add fractions with like denominators, including totals greater than 1; divide by 10 and 100 (to give answers with 1 and 2 decimal places)

30

Mental multiplication and division (MMD); Problem solving, reasoning and algebra (PRA); Written multiplication and division (WMD); Fractions, ratio and proportion (FRP)

Multiply 2-digit numbers by 11 and 12; look for patterns and write rules; multiply 2-digit numbers by numbers between 10 and 20 using the grid method; begin to use the grid method to multiply pairs of 2-digit numbers; use mental strategies and tables facts to divide 2-digit and 3-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers to give answers between 20 and 50, with and without remainders; find non-unit fractions of amounts