Year 7 Mathematics

Year 7 Mathematics

Course Description

The proficiency strands of understanding, fluency, problem-solving and reasoning are an integral part of mathematics content across the three content strands: numbers and algebra, measurement and geometry, and statistics and probability. The proficiencies reinforce the significance of working mathematically within the content and describe how the content is explored or developed. They provide the language to build in the developmental aspects of the learning of mathematics.

Topics from Learning Assessment Plan

Units of learning undertaken in Year 7 include:

  • Number
  • Measurement
  • Algebra
  • Probability
  • Geometric Reasoning
  • Patterns and Algebra
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Chance and Data

Assessment and Rationale

Throughout the year, students will demonstrate their learning through a variety of assessments including investigations, exams, and research tasks that use both technology and paper-based forms.

Maths subjects flowchart

Mathematics: what is it for?

Watch the video below for further insight, and to find out precisely why Mathematics is such an important part of the curriculum.