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GRADE 7

Mathematics
Teacher Toolkit: Planner and Tracker

2017 TERM 4

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CONTENTS

A. About the Tracker and Resources____________________________________ 2 E. Resources for Mental Mathematics__________________________________ 91


1. Overview of Mental Mathematics Support Provided in the LTSMs___ 91
B. Lesson Preparation Key Steps_______________________________________ 4 2. Programme of Mental Mathematics Activities for Fractions_______ 92
3. Printable Resources for the Mental Mathematics Programme_____ 94
C. Trackers for Each Set of Approved LTSMs ____________________________ 7
1. Clever Keeping Mathematics Simple____________________________ 7
2. Mathematics Today__________________________________________ 16
3. Oxford Headstart Mathematics_______________________________ 25
4. Oxford Successful Mathematics_______________________________ 34
5. Platinum Mathematics_______________________________________ 43
6. Premier Mathematics________________________________________ 52
7. Solutions for All Mathematics_________________________________ 61
8. Spot On Mathematics_______________________________________ 70

D. Assessment Resources_____________________________________________ 79
1. Assessment Term Plan_______________________________________ 79
2. Suggested Assessment Record_______________________________ 80
3. Grade 7 Mathematics Exemplar End-of-Year Examination________ 81
4. Grade 7 Mathematics Exemplar End-of-Year Examination:
Memorandum____________________________________________ 87
5. Analysis of Cognitive Levels__________________________________ 89

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A. ABOUT THE TRACKER AND RESOURCES (LTSMs), links are given to the relevant pages in both the Learners Book and Teachers
Guide to make it easier for you to access the correct resources.

In a few instances, when necessary, we recommend that you should use only selected
1. Purpose of the tracker
activities from the Learners Book. This is when the recommended exercises have more
The Grade 7 Mathematics Curriculum and Assessment Planner and Tracker is a tool to work than can be done in the time allocated to the lesson. *Select is marked at the top
support you in your role as a professional teacher. Its main purpose is to help you keep of the relevant pages in the tracker in these cases. In other instances, the Learners Books
pace with the time requirements and the content coverage of the CAPS. The tracker do not have sufficient activities for learners to consolidate work done on a topic, and in
provides a programme of work which should be covered each day of the term and these cases, we recommend that you supplement the recommended activities using the
a space for reflection on work done. By following the programme in the tracker, you DBE worksheet referred to by the page number given in the DBE column. You could also
should cover the curriculum in the allocated time, and complete the formal assessment use other approved Learners Books or other resources which you may have.
programme. By noting the date when each lesson is completed, you can see whether
or not you are on track and if not, you can strategise with your head of department The tracker uses the latest print editions of the eight approved Learners Books. It is
and peers as to how best to make up time to ensure that all the work for the term is important to note that page numbers may differ slightly from other print runs of the
completed. In addition, the tracker encourages you to reflect on what in your lessons same book. If the page numbers in your edition are not exactly the same as those
is effective, and where content coverage could be strengthened. These reflections given in the tracker you should use the activity/exercise numbers given in the tracker
can be shared with colleagues. In this way, the tracker may encourage continuous to guide you to the correct pages. These should only be a page or two different from
improvement in practice. This tracker should be kept and filed at the end of the term. those given in the tracker.

2. Links to the CAPS 4. Links to the DBE workbooks


The Mathematics tracker for Grade 7 is based on the requirements prescribed by the The tracker gives links to worksheets in the 2017 edition of the DBE workbook relevant
Department of Basic Educations Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement (CAPS) to the content described for each day. The worksheets are referred to by worksheet
for Mathematics in the Senior Phase. The work set out for each day is linked directly number and page number. They should be used in conjunction with the Learners Book
to the topics and subtopics given in the CAPS, and the specified amount of time is activities as mentioned above. You should review the suggested worksheets before
allocated to each topic. The tracker gives the page number in the CAPS document of each lesson, and decide how best to use them for teaching, revision, extension or for
the topics and subtopics being addressed in each session to help you to refer to the consolidation, in class or for homework.
curriculum document directly should you wish to.
5. Managing time allocated in the tracker
3. Links to the approved sets of LTSMs The CAPS prescribes four and a half hours of Mathematics per week in Grade 7.
The tracker coordinates the CAPS requirements with the content set out in the This tracker has provided work for five fifty-five minute lessons in which the CAPS
approved Learners Books and Teachers Guides. There is a tracker for each of the requirements will be covered each week. Each school will organise its timetable
Learners Books on the list of approved books on the national catalogue. You must differently. For this reason, you might have to divide the sessions in the programme
therefore refer to the tracker for the book that is used by learners at your school. If slightly differently to accommodate the length of the lessons at your school. Depending
you have copies of other Learners Books, you can of course refer to these too, for on the pace at which your learners work, and how much support is needed, you might
ideas for teaching the same content in a different way but you must be sure to cover also have to supplement the set activities by using other resources to ensure that the
the content systematically. For each set of learning and teaching support materials full four and a half hours of time for Mathematics is used constructively.

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Please note that this tracker is based on a fourth term that is eight weeks and three days You should use the assignments and investigation in your set of LTSMs with due
long. The prescribed content should be completed by the end of Week 6, allowing diligence making sure that you personalise them and supplement them using other
some catch-up time in this week for some lessons missed for various reasons in the Learners Books or ANA past papers and exemplars, if necessary, in order to be sure
first six weeks. Weeks 7 and 8 are set aside for revision, the end-of-year examination, that they fulfil the requirements of the CAPS.
review of this examination and learner corrections. Should you use this tracker in a
term that is longer or shorter than this, you will need to adjust the programme of work We have provided an end-of-year examination and marking memorandum. In addition,
accordingly. It is important that you check at the start of the term. there is an analysis of the examination according to the cognitive levels in the CAPS.
You will find these resources in Section D Assessment Resources of this document.
Also note that, in order to ensure that newer work is given appropriate time in the
shorter time available for covering the curriculum than is prescribed in the CAPS, the Where the examination is in the Learners Book, you cannot use it as part of the formal
sequence in which the topics is taught has been changed on the advice of the district assessment programme as learners will be able to prepare for it in advance. It can,
advisors in Pinetown and Uthungulu. Thus the topic Probability is dealt with before however, be used for practice and for informal assessment. Where this is the case, you
Data handling. will need to use an examination from a Teachers Guide from a different set of LTSMs,
or set your own, or make use of the examination in the tracker, mentioned above. We
6. Sequence adherence recommend that your learners write the examination in Week 8 or 9, as determined by
the assessment programme at your school.
The content in each tracker has been carefully sequenced, and it is therefore important
that lessons are not skipped. Should you miss a Mathematics lesson for any reason or A suggested assessment record sheet is provided for you to copy and complete for
should you be going at a slower pace, you should continue the next day from where all the learners in your class. This records the marks of the formal assessment that you
you last left off. Do not leave a lesson out to get back on track. You may need to speed carry out in the term. You may prefer to use your own mark sheet created using your
up the pace of delivery to catch up the lesson schedule such as by covering the class list.
lesson concept content of two consecutive days in one day. To do this you could cut
In addition to the formal assessments specified in the CAPS, you should also assess
out or cut back on some of the routine activities like Mental Mathematics or homework
reflection to save time until you are back on track for curriculum coverage. your leaners informally. Informal assessment is an essential part of teaching and
learning as it provides feedback to learners and informs planning for teaching. While
informal assessment marks need not be recorded, some informal assessments, such
7. Links to assessment
as, class tests written after completion of a section of work should be marked. In order
In Term 4 of Grade 7, the formal assessment programme specified by the CAPS to reduce teacher workload, learners can mark their own work (self-assessment)
requires at least one assignment, one investigation and an examination. Many of using a pencil or the learners can mark each others work (peer marking). The tracker
the approved Learners Books and Teachers Guides provide exemplar assignments, does not indicate which activities should be used for informal assessment teachers
investigations and examinations, which you can use with your class. The assessment should use their own discretion in this regard.
plan, provided in Section D Assessment Resources of this document, shows when in
the programme of work these assessment tasks are included in each set of materials, Note: The assessment programme given in this document is based on the requirements
and on which pages in the Learners Books or Teachers Guides they can be found. for formal assessment in the CAPS for Mathematics in the Senior Phase (DBE 2011).
The tracker indicates where in the series of lessons the formal assessments are to The DBE occasionally changes the requirements for formal assessment, and the
be done and when feedback should be given. The actual tasks and the dates for the timing of such changes might mean that they are not reflected here. In such cases, you
assessments vary slightly from Learners Book to Learners Book, but are always in line should adjust this documents formal assessment programme to accord with the latest
with the CAPS specifications. requirements.

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8. Resources Use newspapers and magazines to cut out pictures that could be used in your
teaching. If you have access to the internet, use Google to search for and print
The tracker makes clear which resources you will need each day in order to deliver out pictures to use as illustrations in your lessons.
the lesson. Several of the published Learners Books and Teachers Guides provide Also make sure you have chalk or marking pens so that you can use your chalk
printable resources that you could copy for the learners use with the lessons in that or whiteboard as needed. If you have digital resources, check that they are in
book. The tracker provides Resources for Mental Mathematics (Section E) including a working order.
Mental Mathematics programme as per the CAPS guidelines (p. 39). Check the assessment programme so you can prepare any resources such as
test papers needed for formal assessment so that leaners can settle down and
B. LESSON PREPARATION KEY STEPS begin working promptly.

3. Prepare the content: Think carefully about what it is that you will teach your learners
The tracker provides a detailed programme to guide you through the daily content
in this lesson. Think about the prior knowledge of the content that learners should
you need to teach to your class, and when to do formal assessments. You are still
have learned in earlier grades that will be built on in this lesson. You should refer to the
required to draw up your own lesson plans. You will still make the final professional
CAPS content and skills clarification column for further guidance while you prepare.
choices about which examples and explanations to give, which activities to set for your
Consider any common misconceptions, and how you will address these. Do you have
class and how to manage your class on a daily basis.
any learners with learning barriers in the class? How will you accommodate them?
It is a good idea that you agree with your Mathematics colleagues on a day that you can get Prepare a short introduction to the topic so that you can explain it in simple
together to plan your lessons as a group and submit your plans to your head of department terms to your learners. The Learners Book and Teachers Guide will assist
for quality assurance. To deliver the lessons successfully you must do the necessary you. Think also about how learners will develop an understanding of the main
preparation yourself. Bear in mind that your lessons will not succeed if you have not concepts of the lesson topic. You need to think about how to explain new
prepared properly for them. This entails a number of key steps, such as those noted below. mathematics content and skills to your learners.
Make sure you have prepared for the teaching of the concepts before you
1. Review the term focus: Start by looking at the CAPS and orientating yourself to
teach. Prepare yourself to assist learners with any questions they might have
the CAPS content focus for the term. It is important that you are clear about the
during the lesson. Look at the activities in the Learners Book and in the DBE
content focus as this will frame everything you do in your Mathematics lessons
workbook, and think about how best to help your learners engage with them.
during the term.
Consider what will be done in class and what at home. Be sure to have some
2. Prepare resources: The resources needed for each lesson are listed at the start enrichment and remediation activities ready to use as needed. The Teachers
of each CAPS topic or for each lesson in the trackers. It is very important that you Guides offer suggestions for remediation and enrichment activities that you
check what is required for each lesson ahead of time so that you have all your might want to use.
resources ready for use every day (e.g. counters, number boards, paper cut-outs, Consider the needs of any learners with barriers to learning in your class,
examples of shapes, etc.). and how best you can support them. The DBE has published some excellent
If you do not have all the necessary resources readily available, see how best materials to support you in working with learners with learning barriers.
you can improvise. For example, ask learners to collect bottle tops or small Two such publications are:
stones to be used for counting or make your own flard cards/number boards Directorate Inclusive Education, Department of Basic Education (2011)
using pieces of cardboard and a marker pen. Guidelines for Responding to Learner Diversity in the Classroom Through
Collect necessary items from home (e.g. bottles, bottle tops, etc.) long in Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statements. Pretoria.
advance so that you have all the necessary resources for your lesson. www.education.gov.za, www.thutong.doe.gov.za/InclusiveEducation

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Directorate Inclusive Education, Department of Basic Education (2010) Learners should not use concrete material to work out the answers in Mental
Guidelines for Inclusive Teaching and Learning. Education White Paper Mathematics. If learners need to, let them use their fingers as a concrete aid
6. Special Needs Education: Building an Inclusive Education and Training during Mental Mathematics, but make a note of which learners are doing this
System. Pretoria. www.education.gov.za, www.thutong.doe.gov.za/ and then spend time with them during remediation to help them with the
InclusiveEducation basic skills.

4. Plan the steps in your lesson, and think carefully about how much time to Mental Mathematics skills improve hugely through repeated activity and
allocate to different learner activities. Also think about how to organise the enable learners to perform higher level tasks with greater ease.
learners when they work. Most lessons should include the steps below and we
have suggested the time to be spent on each but you might find that you need
Helping learners develop a range of Mental Mathematics
to work differently in some lessons, such as when a test is being written.
strategies
Step 1: Mental Mathematics (510 minutes): This is the start-up activity Learners will be at different stages in terms of number facts that they have
for each lesson and should not take more than 5 to 10 minutes. A Mental committed to memory and the strategies available to them for figuring
Mathematics programme can be found in Section E Resources for Mental out other facts. It is important for you to be aware of a range of Mental
Mathematics of this document to assist you while planning and preparing Mathematics strategies so that:
forteaching. When learners are carrying out mental calculations, you will be in a better
position to recognise the strategy being used
Mental calculations should be used to practice concepts and skills developed
You can draw attention to and model a variety of strategies used by
through the main lesson, sometimes with smaller number ranges. Learners
learners in the class
should not be asked to do random calculations each day (CAPS p. 39). Rather,
You can make suggestions to learners that will move them on to more
mental calculations should be used as an opportunity to consolidate three
efficient strategies.
aspects of learners number knowledge:
There are THREE aspects to ensuring that learners become effective in
1. Number facts
drawing on and using these strategies:
1.1 Number bonds Raising learner awareness of the range of strategies
1.2 Times tables Developing their confidence and fluency with a range of strategies
2. Calculation techniques Helping them to choose the most efficient method for a given calculation
2.1 Doubling and halving, using multiplication to do division, multiplying from the range of strategies.
and dividing by 10, 100, 1 000 Step 2: Homework review/reflection (10 minutes): This is the second
2.2 Multiplying by multiples of 10, 100, 1 000 activity of the lesson. We recommend that you take about 10 minutes (not
2.3 Building up and breaking down numbers, rounding off and compensating more) to remediate and correct the previous days homework. Read out
answers to all of the homework questions. Make sure that you mark the
3. Number concept homework activities use peer and individual marking and check homework
3.1 Counting, ordering and comparing, place value, odd and even yourself as often as you can. If peer or individual marking has been done,
numbers, multiples and factors you should regularly sample some learners books to moderate this marking.
3.2 Properties of numbers (identity elements for addition and multiplication) Choose one or two activities that you realise were problematic to go over
3.3 Commutative and associative property for addition and multiplication more thoroughly. During this part of the lesson you may reflect on the previous
3.4 Inverse operation for multiplication and division. days work. Allow learners the opportunity to write corrections as needed.

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Step 3: Lesson content concept development (20 minutes): This is If you require your learners to work in groups, carefully assign learners to
the third activity of the lesson. We recommend that you should actively groups in such a way that there are learners with mixed abilities who can assist
teach your class for 20 minutes going through examples interactively each other in each group.
with your learners. Worked examples and suggested explanations are
This is also the part of the lesson where you can assist learners who need extra
given in the Learners Book or Teachers Guide that you should go through
support and extend those who need enrichment. Throughout the lesson,
with your class as a whole. The CAPS content clarification column is also a
try to identify learners that need additional support or extension by paying
useful reference should you need further examples or ideas to enrich your
attention to how well they cope with the Mental Mathematics activities, how
explanations. You should elaborate on these explanations and provide
they managed the homework, how they respond when you develop the
additional examples if necessary.
new content, and how they cope with the class activities. While the rest of
Step 4. Classwork activity (20 minutes): This is the fourth activity of
the class is busy working through the classwork activities, you should spend
the lesson. This part of the lesson provides an opportunity for learners to
some time with those learners who need extra support and help them to work
consolidate new concepts by doing activities or exercises from the Learners
through the remediation activities. If learners successfully complete the daily
Book or DBE workbook. These activities allow them to practise their
classwork activities ahead of the rest of the class, be prepared to give them
Mathematics and problem solving skills. It is important that you prepare
the enrichment activities to do.
yourself for the classwork activity and do every example in the exercise
Step 5: Allocate homework (5 minutes): This is the fifth and final activity of
yourself you need to assist learners as they do the classwork. You might
the lesson. In this step you should tell the learners about the homework for the
also need to select particular questions from each activity for the classwork so
day and make sure they know what is expected of them and understand what
that learners can manage the selection the exercises given in the various
it is that they have to do.
Learners Books vary greatly in length and you need to make this selection
in advance (ensuring that all types of activities or concepts are covered each For homework, you can select a few questions from the daily classwork in
day) so that you can give quick and clear instructions to your leaners about their Learners Book and ask the learners to complete them at home, or ask
which numbers of each exercise they should do. them to do part or all of a DBE worksheet. Homework enables the learners
to consolidate the Mathematics that you have taught them in class. It also
Depending on your learners and the activities, you could go over one or
promotes learner writing and development of mathematical knowledge, and
two of the classwork activities orally with the whole class before allowing the
the development of regular study habits. Encourage your learners to show
learners to work independently. Allow the learners opportunities to do these
their parent(s) or their guardian(s) the work they have done. When you can,
activities alone, in pairs, and in groups, so that they experience working alone
take in homework books to check the work, and always allow some time to
as well as with their peers. Remember not to give your learners more work
go through the homework with the learners to check that the work has been
than you are able to control and mark. Look out for the * linked to an exercise
understood.
or activity which is too long and select which numbers you want your learners
to complete. Also encourage them, where appropriate, to write their answers 5. After each lesson, reflect on how it went: Each week there is a reminder to
and to show their working neatly and systematically in their workbooks. Plan you that you should note your thoughts about the days lesson. You will use these
the timing of the lesson so that you and the learners can go over the classwork notes as you plan and prepare for your teaching and in discussion with your
together and they can do corrections in the lesson. colleagues

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C. TRACKERS FOR EACH SET OF APPROVED LTSMs

1. Clever Keeping Mathematics Simple

This section maps out how you should use your school Teachers Guide and Learners Did the purpose of the lesson succeed? For instance, did the learners reach
Book in a way that enables you to cover the curriculum sequentially, aligning with the a good understanding of the key concepts for the day? Could they use
CAPS, for well-paced and meaningful teaching. the language expected from them? Could they write what was expected
fromthem?
The following components are provided in the columns of the tracker table:
Did the learners cope with the work set for the day? For instance, did they
1. Day/lesson number.
finish the classwork? Was their classwork done adequately? Did you assign
2. CAPS page numbers and content linked to Learners Book content.
thehomework?
3. Learners Book exercises/activities that cover the CAPS content for the day.
Are your learners books up to date?
4. Page reference in the Learners Book (LB page reference).
Does what the learners have done in their books correlate with the tracked
5. Page reference in your Teachers Guide for the days activities
comments in the tracker?
(TG page reference).
6. DBE workbook link to related content (worksheet and page numbers Briefly write down your reflection weekly, following the prompts in the tracker.
arereferenced). What went well?
7. Date completed (complete this daily). What did not go well?
What did the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do?
Weekly reflection What will you do to support or extend learners?
The tracker gives you space to reflect on your Mathematics lessons on a weekly basis. Did you complete all the work set for the week?
You can share this reflection with your HOD and discuss things that worked or did not If not, how will you get back on track?
go so well in your lesson. Together with your HOD you can think of ways of improving What will you change next time? Why?
on the daily work that the learners in your class are doing. When you reflect you could The reflection should be based on the daily lessons you have taught each week. It will
think about things such as: provide you with a record for the next time you implement the same lesson again,
Was your preparation for the lesson adequate? For instance, did you have all and also forms the basis for collegial conversations with your head of department and
the necessary resources? Had you thought through the content so that you yourpeers.
understood it fully and so could teach it effectively?

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Clever Keeping Mathematics SimpleWeek 1
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
1 Integers p. 67 Ex. 1 285 262 Worksheet 105
Orientation Introduction to integers 1ab, 2, 286 pp. 9091
3, 6a
2 Counting, ordering and comparing integers p. 67 Ex. 1 286 262 Worksheet 106
Count forwards and backwards in integers for any interval 3a, 5a, pp. 9293
Recognise, order and compare integers 6b, 7ab
3 Calculations with integers p. 67 Ex. 2 289 264 Worksheet 107
Basic calculations with integers 1ac, 3a p. 94
Add and subtract integers Ex. 2 Worksheet 108
Integer calculations 2ac, 3b, pp. 9899
4a
4 Properties of integers p. 67 Ex. 3 291 265 Worksheet 111
Recognise and use commutative properties of addition and multiplication for integers 1cf, 2b, 292 pp. 100101
3b
5 Recognise and use associative and distributive properties of addition and multiplication Ex. 3 293 266 *Worksheet 113
for integers 4, 5, 7ac, pp. 104105
8a *Worksheet 113
pp. 106107
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

HOD: Date:

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Clever Keeping Mathematics SimpleWeek 2
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
6 Solving problems p. 67 Ex. 3 293 266
Solving problems in contexts involving integers 911
7 Numeric and geometric patterns p. 68 Ex. 1 296 270 *Worksheet 114
Investigate and extend patterns 1ac, 2a, 297 pp. 108
Investigate and extend numeric and geometric patterns looking for relationships 4ab
between numbers and including patterns: Ex. 1 271 *Worksheet 115
Represented in physical or diagram form not limited to sequences involving a 4cd, 5 p. 110
constant ratio
Of learners own creation and represented in tables
8 Functions and relationships p. 68 Ex. 1 297 271 Worksheet 116
Input and output values 3ab pp. 111112
Describe and justify the general rules for observed relationships between numbers in Ex. 1
own words 2cd
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using
flow diagrams and tables
9 Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same Ex. 1 297 271 Worksheet 117b
relationship or rule presented: 4ef 272 pp. 108109
Verbally
In flow diagrams
In tables
10 Functions and relationships p. 68 Ex. 1 296 270 Worksheet 118a
Equivalent forms 1ab, p. 118
Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same 2ab
relationship or rule presented:
By formulae and by number sentence
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

HOD: Date:

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Clever Keeping Mathematics SimpleWeek 3
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
11 REVISION
Functions and relationships graphs
12 FORMAL TASK 1: Assignment Task 1 353 323
13 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Ex. 1 307 285 Worksheet 120
Algebraic language 1ad p. 130
Recognise and interpret rules or relationships represented in symbolic form 2ac
14 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Ex. 2 308 285 Worksheet 121
Algebraic language 1ad 286 p. 126
Identify variables and constants in formulae and equations 2ad
15 Algebraic equations p. 69 Ex. 2 308 285 Worksheet 119
Number sentences 4ag, 309 286 p. 122
Write a number sentence to describe problem situations 5ab, 6, 7 *Worksheet 121
Analyse and interpret a number sentence that describes a given situation p. 126
Solve and complete number sentences by:
Inspection
Trial and improvement
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Clever Keeping Mathematics SimpleWeek 4
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG pp. DBE Class
ex. pp. workbook

Date completed
16 Describe the numerical value of an expression by substitution Ex. 2 309 287 Worksheet 123
8ac 310 p. 131
Worksheet 125
p. 133
17 REMEDIATE: Task 1
18 Probability p. 73 Ex. 1 345 321 Worksheet 137
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 174
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
19 Probability p. 73 Ex. 2 345 321 Worksheet 138
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 176
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
20 Probability p. 73 Ex. 3 345 321 Worksheet 139
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 178
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

HOD: Date:

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Clever Keeping Mathematics SimpleWeek 5
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
21 Probability p. 73 Worksheet 140
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 180
22 FORMAL TASK 2: Investigation Task 2 356 326
23 Collect data p. 70 Ex. 1 318 298 Worksheet 126a
Select appropriate sources for the collection of data (including peers, family, 1ac 319 299 p. 136
newspapers, books, magazines) 2ac
Distinguish between samples and populations
24 Organise and summarise data p. 70 Ex. 2 320 301 Worksheet 126b
Organise (including grouping where appropriate) and record data using: 1, 2 321 p. 138
Tally and tables Ex. 3 323 Worksheet 127a
Stem and leaf displays 13 p. 140
Data intervals
25 Summarise and distinguish between ungrouped numerical data by determining mean, Ex. 4 325 301 Worksheet 128a
median and mode 1, 2ab p. 144
Identify the largest and smallest scores in a data set and determine the difference Worksheet 128b
between them in order to determine the spread of data (range) p. 146
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Clever Keeping Mathematics SimpleWeek 6
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
26 Representing data p. 72 Ex. 1 328 307 Worksheet 129a
Draw a variety of graphs by hand/technology to display and interpret data (grouped 1ae pp. 147148
and ungrouped included):
Bar graphs and double bar graphs
Histograms with given intervals
Pie charts
27 REMEDIATE: Task 2
28 Interpret and analyse data p. 72 Ex. 1 338 315 *Worksheet
Interpret Critically read and interpret data represented in: 12 131a
Words p. 156
Bar graphs and double bar graphs *Worksheet
Pie charts 131b
Histograms p. 158
Analyse Critically analyse data by answering questions related to: *Worksheet 133
Data categories, including data intervals p. 164
Data sources and contexts
Central tendencies (mean, mode, median)
Scales used on graphs
29 Report data p. 72 Ex. 2 341 315 Worksheet 134a
Summarise data in short paragraphs that include: 13 p. 166
Drawing conclusions about the data
Making predictions based on the data
30 Identifying sources of error and bias in the data Ex. 3 343 315 Worksheet 134b
Choosing appropriate summary statistics for the data (mean, mode, median) 12 p. 168
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Clever Keeping Mathematics SimpleWeeks 7 and 8Revision and end-of-year examination plan your week
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed

Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Clever Keeping Mathematics SimpleWeek 9Review of examination, remediation and learner corrections
Reflect on the year
Think about and make a note of:
1. Did you complete the curriculum according to the CAPS requirements? If not, why 4. What did learners struggle with? How can you help your group next year
not and what could you do to cover all of the work next year? understand these concepts and develop these skills better?

2. Did the tracker help with curriculum planning and coverage? How could you use it 5. What needs to be communicated to the teacher who will teach this group of
even more effectively next year? learners next year?

3. What concepts and skills did learners grasp well this year? What good practice 6. What aspects of your teaching and assessment practices would you like to develop
could you use again next year? further next year? How will you go about this?

HOD: Date:

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2. Mathematics Today

This section maps out how you should use your school Teachers Guide and Learners Did the purpose of the lesson succeed? For instance, did the learners reach
Book in a way that enables you to cover the curriculum sequentially, aligning with the a good understanding of the key concepts for the day? Could they use
CAPS, for well-paced and meaningful teaching. the language expected from them? Could they write what was expected
fromthem?
The following components are provided in the columns of the tracker table:
Did the learners cope with the work set for the day? For instance, did they
1. Day/lesson number.
finish the classwork? Was their classwork done adequately? Did you assign
2. CAPS page numbers and content linked to Learners Book content.
thehomework?
3. Learners Book exercises/activities that cover the CAPS content for the day.
Are your learners books up to date?
4. Page reference in the Learners Book (LB page reference).
Does what the learners have done in their books correlate with the tracked
5. Page reference in your Teachers Guide for the days activities
comments in the tracker?
(TG page reference).
6. DBE workbook link to related content (worksheet and page numbers Briefly write down your reflection weekly, following the prompts in the tracker.
arereferenced). What went well?
7. Date completed (complete this daily). What did not go well?
What did the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do?
Weekly reflection What will you do to support or extend learners?
The tracker gives you space to reflect on your Mathematics lessons on a weekly basis. Did you complete all the work set for the week?
You can share this reflection with your HOD and discuss things that worked or did not If not, how will you get back on track?
go so well in your lesson. Together with your HOD you can think of ways of improving What will you change next time? Why?
on the daily work that the learners in your class are doing. When you reflect you could The reflection should be based on the daily lessons you have taught each week. It will
think about things such as: provide you with a record for the next time you implement the same lesson again,
Was your preparation for the lesson adequate? For instance, did you have all and also forms the basis for collegial conversations with your head of department and
the necessary resources? Had you thought through the content so that you yourpeers.
understood it fully and so could teach it effectively?

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Mathematics TodayWeek 1
*Select
Day LB LB TG DBE Class
CAPS concepts and skills ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
1 Integers p. 67 Ex. 18.1 236 93 Worksheet 105
Orientation Introduction to integers 13 pp. 9091
2 Counting, ordering and comparing integers p. 67 Ex. 18.2 237 93 Worksheet 106
Count forwards and backwards in integers for any interval 15 pp. 9293
Recognise, order and compare integers
3 Calculations with integers p. 67 Ex. 18.5 240 94 *Worksheet 107
Basic calculations with integers 12 241 pp. 9494
Add and subtract integers Ex. 18.6 *Worksheet 108
Integer calculations 23 pp. 9899
4 Properties of integers p. 67 Ex. 18.8 243 94 Worksheet 111
Recognise and use commutative properties of addition and multiplication for integers 3 pp. 100101
5 Recognise and use associative and distributive properties of addition and Ex. 18.10 246 95 *Worksheet 113
multiplication for integers 14 pp. 104105
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Mathematics TodayWeek 2
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
6 Solving problems p. 67 Ex. 18.9 244 94
Solving problems in contexts involving integers 3
7 Numeric and geometric patterns p. 68 Ex. 19.1 250 97 *Worksheet 114
Investigate and extend patterns 2, 3 251 97 p. 108
Investigate and extend numeric and geometric patterns looking for relationships Ex. 19.1 *Worksheet 115
between numbers and including patterns: 5 p. 110
Represented in physical or diagram form not limited to sequences involving a
constant ratio
Of learners own creation represented in tables
8 Functions and relationships p. 68 Ex. 19.2 253 98 Worksheet 116
Describe and justify the general rules for observed relationships between numbers in 1, 2, 3 pp. 111112
own words
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using
flow diagrams
9 Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same Ex. 20.2 260 102 *Worksheet 114
relationship or rule presented: 3 pp. 108109
Verbally
In flow diagrams
In tables
10 Equivalent forms Ex. 20.3 262 102 Worksheet 118a
Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same 1, 2 p. 118
relationship or rule presented:
By formulae and number sentence
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Mathematics TodayWeek 3
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
11 REVISION 1, 2, 3 263 103
Functions and relationships graphs
12 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Ex. 21.1 266 105 Worksheet 120
Algebraic language 1, 2, 4 p. 130
Recognise and interpret rules or relationships represented in symbolic form
13 Identify variables and constants in formulae and equations Ex. 21.1 266 105 Worksheet 121
3 p. 126
14 FORMAL TASK 1: Assignment Task 1 281 111
15 Algebraic equations p. 69 Ex. 21.2 267 105 Worksheet 119
Number sentences 4 276 109 p. 122
Write a number sentence to describe problem situations Ex. 22.3 *Worksheet 121
Analyse and interpret a number sentence that describes a given situation 1, 2 p. 126
Solve and complete number sentences by:
Inspection
Trial and improvement
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

HOD: Date:

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Mathematics TodayWeek 4
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG pp. DBE Class
ex. pp. workbook

Date completed
16 Describe the numerical value of an expression by substitution Ex. 22.5 278 109 Worksheet 123
1 p. 131
Worksheet 125
p. 133
17 REMEDIATE: Task 1
18 Probability p. 73 Ex. 24.1 309 122 Worksheet 137
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 174
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
19 Probability p. 73 Ex. 24.2 309 122 Worksheet 138
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 176
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
20 Probability p. 73 Ex. 24.3 310 122 Worksheet 139
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 178
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Mathematics TodayWeek 5
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
21 FORMAL TASK 2: Investigation Task 2 307 120
22 Collect data p. 70 Ex. 23.1 285 112 Worksheet 126a
Select appropriate sources for the collection of data (including peers, family, 1, 2, 3 p. 136
newspapers, books, magazines)
Distinguish between samples and populations
23 Organise and summarise data p. 70 Ex. 23.2 287 113 Worksheet 126b
Organise (including grouping where appropriate) and record data using: 1, 2 p. 138
Tally and tables Ex. 23.3
Stem and leaf displays 1, 2
Data intervals
24 Collect, organise and summarise data p. 71 Ex. 23.5 290 113 Worksheet 127b
Group data into intervals 1 291 114 p. 142
Summarise and distinguish between ungrouped numerical data by determining mean, Ex. 23.6 292 115 Worksheet 128a
median and mode 15 293 p. 144
Identify the largest and smallest scores in a data set and determine the difference Ex. 23.7 Worksheet 128b
between them in order to determine the spread of data (range) 2 p. 146
Ex. 23.8
2
24 Representing data p. 72 Ex. 23.9 295 115 Worksheet 129a
Draw a variety of graphs by hand/technology to display and interpret data (grouped 14 pp. 147148
and ungrouped included):
Bar graphs and double bar graphs
Histograms with given intervals
Pie charts
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

HOD: Date:

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Mathematics TodayWeek 6
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
26 REMEDIATE: Task 2
27 Interpret and analyse data p. 72 Ex. 23.13 301 117 *Worksheet
Interpret Critically read and interpret data represented in: 1 131a
Words p. 156
Bar graphs and double bar graphs *Worksheet
Pie charts 131b
Histograms p. 158
Analyse Critically analyse data by answering questions related to: Ex. 23.14 303 118 *Worksheet 133
Data categories, including data intervals p. 164
Data sources and contexts
Central tendencies (mean, mode, median)
Scales used on graphs
28 Report data p. 72 Ex. 23.15 305 118 Worksheet 134a
Summarise data in short paragraphs that include: 1, 2 p. 166
Drawing conclusions about the data
Making predictions based on the data
29 Identifying sources of error and bias in the data Ex. 23.15 305 118 Worksheet 134b
Choosing appropriate summary statistics for the data (mean, mode, median) 3, 4 p. 168
30 REVISION 1, 2, 3 306 119
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Mathematics TodayWeeks 7 and 8Revision and end-of-year examination plan your week
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed

Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

HOD: Date:

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Mathematics TodayWeek 9Review of examination, remediation and learner corrections
Reflect on the year
Think about and make a note of:
1. Did you complete the curriculum according to the CAPS requirements? If not, why 4. What did learners struggle with? How can you help your group next year
not and what could you do to cover all of the work next year? understand these concepts and develop these skills better?

2. Did the tracker help with curriculum planning and coverage? How could you use it 5. What needs to be communicated to the teacher who will teach this group of
even more effectively next year? learners next year?

3. What concepts and skills did learners grasp well this year? What good practice 6. What aspects of your teaching and assessment practices would you like to develop
could you use again next year? further next year? How will you go about this?

HOD: Date:

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3. Oxford Headstart Mathematics

This section maps out how you should use your school Teachers Guide and Learners Did the purpose of the lesson succeed? For instance, did the learners reach
Book in a way that enables you to cover the curriculum sequentially, aligning with the a good understanding of the key concepts for the day? Could they use
CAPS, for well-paced and meaningful teaching. the language expected from them? Could they write what was expected
fromthem?
The following components are provided in the columns of the tracker table:
Did the learners cope with the work set for the day? For instance, did they
1. Day/lesson number.
finish the classwork? Was their classwork done adequately? Did you assign
2. CAPS page numbers and content linked to Learners Book content.
thehomework?
3. Learners Book exercises/activities that cover the CAPS content for the day.
Are your learners books up to date?
4. Page reference in the Learners Book (LB page reference).
Does what the learners have done in their books correlate with the tracked
5. Page reference in your Teachers Guide for the days activities
comments in the tracker?
(TG page reference).
6. DBE workbook link to related content (worksheet and page numbers Briefly write down your reflection weekly, following the prompts in the tracker.
arereferenced). What went well?
7. Date completed (complete this daily). What did not go well?
What did the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do?
Weekly reflection What will you do to support or extend learners?
The tracker gives you space to reflect on your Mathematics lessons on a weekly basis. Did you complete all the work set for the week?
You can share this reflection with your HOD and discuss things that worked or did not If not, how will you get back on track?
go so well in your lesson. Together with your HOD you can think of ways of improving What will you change next time? Why?
on the daily work that the learners in your class are doing. When you reflect you could The reflection should be based on the daily lessons you have taught each week. It will
think about things such as: provide you with a record for the next time you implement the same lesson again,
Was your preparation for the lesson adequate? For instance, did you have all and also forms the basis for collegial conversations with your head of department and
the necessary resources? Had you thought through the content so that you yourpeers.
understood it fully and so could teach it effectively?

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Oxford Headstart MathematicsWeek 1
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
act. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
1 Integers p. 67 Act. 1 293 236 Worksheet 105
Orientation Introduction to integers 14 pp. 9091
2 Counting, ordering and comparing integers p. 67 Act. 3 294 237 Worksheet 106
Count forwards and backwards in integers for any interval 1 295 298 pp. 9293
Recognise, order and compare integers Act. 4
1, 2, 4
3 Calculations with integers p. 67 Act. 1 298 239 Worksheet 107
Basic calculations with integers 18 300 241 pp. 9494
Add and subtract integers Act. 2 301 Worksheet 108
Integer calculations 2 pp. 9899
Act. 3
4 Properties of integers p. 67 Act. 1 302 242 Worksheet 111
Recognise and use commutative properties of addition and multiplication for integers 15 pp. 100101

5 Recognise and use associative and distributive properties of addition and multiplication Act. 1 302 242 *Worksheet 113
for integers 611 pp. 104105
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Headstart MathematicsWeek 2
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
act. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
6 Solving problems p. 67 Act. 2 303 243
Solving problems in contexts involving integers 1ae, 3
7 Numeric and geometric patterns p. 68 Act. 1 306 246 *Worksheet 114
Investigate and extend patterns aj 308 247 p. 108
Investigate and extend numeric and geometric patterns looking for relationships between Act. 2 *Worksheet 115
numbers and including patterns: 15 p. 110
Represented in physical or diagram form not limited to sequences involving a constant ratio Act. 3
Of learners own creation 1, 2
Represented in tables
8 Describe and justify the general rules for observed relationships between numbers in own words Act. 3 309 247 Worksheet 116
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using: 3, 4, 7 pp. 111112
Flow diagrams
9 Functions and relationships p. 68 Act. 1 314 254 Worksheet 117a
Input and output values 15 255 p. 114
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using tables Act. 2 Worksheet 117b
Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same relationship 1, 3, 5, 7 pp. 108109
or rule presented:
Verbally
In flow diagrams
In tables
10 Equivalent forms Act. 3 315 255 Worksheet 118a
Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same relationship or pp. 118
rule presented:
By formulae and number sentence
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

HOD: Date:

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Oxford Headstart MathematicsWeek 3
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
act. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
11 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Act. 1 322 262 Worksheet 120
Algebraic language 1a, b, e, f p. 130
Recognise and interpret rules or relationships represented in symbolic form
12 Identify variables and constants in formulae and equations Act. 1 322 261 Worksheet 121
2aj p. 126
13 FORMAL TASK 1: Assignment Task 1 334 272
14 Algebraic equations p. 69 Act. 1 323 262 Worksheet 119
Number sentences 15 p. 122
Write a number sentence to describe problem situations
Analyse and interpret a number sentence that describes a given situation
15 Solve and complete number sentences by: Act. 2 324 263 Worksheet 121
Inspection 15 p. 126
Trial and improvement
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Headstart MathematicsWeek 4
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG pp. DBE Class
act. pp. workbook

Date completed
16 Describe the numerical value of an expression by substitution Act. 3 325 263 Worksheet 123
1, 2 p. 131
Worksheet 125
p. 133
17 REMEDIATE: Task 1
18 Probability p. 73 Act. 1 370 296 Worksheet 137
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely and p. 174
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
19 Probability p. 73 Act. 2 370 296 Worksheet 138
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely and p. 176
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
20 Probability p. 73 Act. 3 371 296 Worksheet 139
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely and p. 178
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

HOD: Date:

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Oxford Headstart MathematicsWeek 5
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
act. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
21 Probability p. 73 Act. 4 372 296 Worksheet 140
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 180
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of probability
22 FORMAL TASK 2: Investigation 341 276
23 Collect data p. 70 Act. 1 329 267 Worksheet 126a
Select appropriate sources for the collection of data (including peers, family, p. 136
newspapers, books, magazines)
Distinguish between samples and populations
24 Organise and summarise data p. 70 Act. 1 337 273 Worksheet 126b
Organise (including grouping where appropriate) and record data using: Act. 2 339 274 p. 138
Tally and tables * Worksheet
Stem and leaf displays 127a
Data intervals p. 140
25 Summarise and distinguish between ungrouped numerical data by determining mean, Act. 1 342 277 Worksheet 128a
median and mode Act. 2 344 278 p. 144
Identify the largest and smallest scores in a data set and determine the difference 1, 2, 3 Worksheet 128b
between them in order to determine the spread of data (range) p. 146
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Headstart MathematicsWeek 6
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
act. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
26 Representing data p. 72 Act. 1 347 280 Worksheet 129a
Draw a variety of graphs by hand/technology to display and interpret data (grouped Act. 2 349 282 pp. 147148
and ungrouped included):
Bar graphs and double bar graphs
Histograms with given intervals
Pie charts
27 REMEDIATE: Task 2
28 Interpret and analyse data p. 72 Act. 1 354 287 Worksheet 131a
Interpret Critically read and interpret data represented in: p. 156
Words Worksheet 131b
Bar graphs and double bar graphs p. 158
Pie charts
Histograms
Analyse Critically analyse data by answering questions related to: Act. 2 357 289 Worksheet 133
Data categories, including data intervals p. 164
Data sources and contexts
Central tendencies (mean, mode, median)
Scales used on graphs
29 Report data p. 72 Act. 13 367 291 *Worksheet 134a
Summarise data in short paragraphs that include: 292 p. 166
Drawing conclusions about the data *Worksheet 134b
Making predictions based on the data p. 168
30 Identifying sources of error and bias in the data
Choosing appropriate summary statistics for the data (mean, mode, median)
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

HOD: Date:

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Oxford Headstart MathematicsWeeks 7 and 8Revision and end-of-year examination plan your week
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
act. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed

Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Headstart MathematicsWeek 9Review of examination, remediation and learner corrections
Reflect on the year
Think about and make a note of:
1. Did you complete the curriculum according to the CAPS requirements? If not, why 4. What did learners struggle with? How can you help your group next year
not and what could you do to cover all of the work next year? understand these concepts and develop these skills better?

2. Did the tracker help with curriculum planning and coverage? How could you use it 5. What needs to be communicated to the teacher who will teach this group of
even more effectively next year? learners next year?

3. What concepts and skills did learners grasp well this year? What good practice 6. What aspects of your teaching and assessment practices would you like to develop
could you use again next year? further next year? How will you go about this?

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4. Oxford Successful Mathematics

This section maps out how you should use your school Teachers Guide and Learners Did the purpose of the lesson succeed? For instance, did the learners reach
Book in a way that enables you to cover the curriculum sequentially, aligning with the a good understanding of the key concepts for the day? Could they use
CAPS, for well-paced and meaningful teaching. the language expected from them? Could they write what was expected
fromthem?
The following components are provided in the columns of the tracker table:
Did the learners cope with the work set for the day? For instance, did they
1. Day/lesson number.
finish the classwork? Was their classwork done adequately? Did you assign
2. CAPS page numbers and content linked to Learners Book content.
thehomework?
3. Learners Book exercises/activities that cover the CAPS content for the day.
Are your learners books up to date?
4. Page reference in the Learners Book (LB page reference).
Does what the learners have done in their books correlate with the tracked
5. Page reference in your Teachers Guide for the days activities
comments in the tracker?
(TG page reference).
6. DBE workbook link to related content (worksheet and page numbers Briefly write down your reflection weekly, following the prompts in the tracker.
arereferenced). What went well?
7. Date completed (complete this daily). What did not go well?
What did the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do?
Weekly reflection What will you do to support or extend learners?
The tracker gives you space to reflect on your Mathematics lessons on a weekly basis. Did you complete all the work set for the week?
You can share this reflection with your HOD and discuss things that worked or did not If not, how will you get back on track?
go so well in your lesson. Together with your HOD you can think of ways of improving What will you change next time? Why?
on the daily work that the learners in your class are doing. When you reflect you could The reflection should be based on the daily lessons you have taught each week. It will
think about things such as: provide you with a record for the next time you implement the same lesson again,
Was your preparation for the lesson adequate? For instance, did you have all and also forms the basis for collegial conversations with your head of department and
the necessary resources? Had you thought through the content so that you yourpeers.
understood it fully and so could teach it effectively?

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Oxford Successful MathematicsWeek 1
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
1 Integers p. 67 Ex. 1 301 194 Worksheet 105
Orientation Introduction to integers 2, 3 pp. 9091
2 Counting, ordering and comparing integers p. 67 Ex. 1 303 195 Worksheet 106
Count forwards and backwards in integers for any interval 13 pp. 9293
Recognise, order and compare integers
3 Calculations with integers p. 67 Ex. 1 307 197 *Worksheet 107
Basic calculations with integers 1, 5, 9 p. 94
Add and subtract integers Ex. 1 *Worksheet 108
Integer calculations 2, 6, 10, pp. 9899
12
Ex. 2 309 198 * Worksheet 109
1, 2 p. 98
4 Properties of integers p. 67 Ex. 1 312 200 Worksheet 111
Recognise and use commutative properties of addition and multiplication for integers pp. 100101
5 Recognise and use associative and distributive properties of addition and multiplication Ex. 2 313 200 *Worksheet 113
for integers Ex. 3 314 pp. 104105
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Successful MathematicsWeek 2
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
6 Solving problems p. 67 Ex. 1 316 201
Solving problems in contexts involving integers
7 Numeric and geometric patterns p. 68 Ex. 1 322 206 *Worksheet 114
Investigate and extend patterns 1, 2, 3 324 208 p. 108
Investigate and extend numeric and geometric patterns looking for relationships Ex. 1 *Worksheet 115
between numbers and including patterns: 1, 3, 4 p. 110
Of learners own creation
Represented in tables
Represented in physical or diagram form not limited to sequences involving a
constant ratio
8 Functions and relationships p. 68 Ex. 1 327328 209210 Worksheet 116
Input and output values 3, 4, 5, 6 pp. 111112
Describe and justify the general rules for observed relationships between numbers in Worksheet 117a
own words p. 114
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using
flow diagrams and tables
9 Functions and relationships p. 68 Ex. 1 330 215 Worksheet 118a
Equivalent forms 1, 2, 4 p. 118
Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same
relationship or rule presented:
By formulae and by number sentence
10 Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same Ex. 1 330331 215 Worksheet 118b
relationship or rule presented: 3, 5 p. 120
Verbally
In flow diagrams
In tables
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Successful MathematicsWeek 3
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
11 REVISION: Functions and relationships graphs 1, 3, 4, 5 333 213
12 FORMAL TASK 1: Assignment Task 1 271
13 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Ex. 1 335 215 Worksheet 120
Algebraic language 1, 3, 5 p. 130
Recognise and interpret rules or relationships represented in symbolic form
14 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Ex. 1 335 215 Worksheet 121
Algebraic language 2, 4, 6 p. 126
Identify variables and constants in formulae and equations
15 Algebraic equations p. 69 Ex. 1 338 217 Worksheet 119
Number sentences 1, 3, 5 p. 122
Write a number sentence to describe problem situations
Analyse and interpret a number sentence that describes a given situation
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Successful MathematicsWeek 4
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG pp. DBE Class
ex. pp. workbook

Date completed
16 Solve and complete number sentences by: Ex. 1 338 217 Worksheet 121
Inspection 2, 4, 6, 8 p. 126
Trial and improvement
17 REMEDIATE: Task 1
18 Describe the numerical value of an expression by substitution Ex. 1 338 217 Worksheet 123
7 p. 131
Worksheet 125
p. 133
19 Probability p. 73 Ex. 1 369 240 Worksheet 137
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 174
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
20 Probability p. 73 Ex. 2 369 240 Worksheet 138
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 176
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Successful MathematicsWeek 5
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
21 Probability p. 73 Worksheet 139
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 178
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
22 FORMAL TASK 2: Investigation Task 2 273
23 Collect data p. 70 Ex. 1 344 222 Worksheet 126a
Select appropriate sources for the collection of data (including peers, family, p. 136
newspapers, books, magazines)
Distinguish between samples and populations
24 Organise and summarise data p. 70 Ex. 1 350 226 Worksheet 126b
Organise (including grouping where appropriate) and record data using: 1, 2, 3 352 228 p. 138
Tally and tables Ex. 2 * Worksheet
Stem and leaf displays 127a
Data intervals p. 140
25 Summarise and distinguish between ungrouped numerical data by determining Ex. 3 353 229230 Worksheet 128a
mean, median and mode p. 144
Identify the largest and smallest scores in a data set and determine the difference Ex. 4 354 Worksheet 128b
between them in order to determine the spread of data (range) p. 146
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Successful MathematicsWeek 6
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
26 Interpret and analyse data p. 72 Ex. 1 362 236 Worksheet 131a
Interpret Critically read and interpret data represented in: p. 156
Words Worksheet 131b
Bar graphs and double bar graphs p. 158
Pie charts Worksheet 133
Histograms p. 164
Analyse Critically analyse data by answering questions related to:
Data categories, including data intervals
Data sources and contexts
Central tendencies (mean, mode, median)
Scales used on graphs
27 REMEDIATE: Task 2
28 Report data p. 72 Ex. 2 364 238 Worksheet 134a
Summarise data in short paragraphs that include: p. 166
Drawing conclusions about the data
Making predictions based on the data
29 Identifying sources of error and bias in the data Ex. 1 368 240 Worksheet 134b
Choosing appropriate summary statistics for the data (mean, mode, median) p. 168
30 REVISION
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Successful MathematicsWeeks 7 and 8Revision and end-of-year examination plan your week
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
36

37

38

39

40

Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Oxford Successful MathematicsWeek 9Review of examination, remediation and learner corrections
Reflect on the year
Think about and make a note of:
1. Did you complete the curriculum according to the CAPS requirements? If not, why 4. What did learners struggle with? How can you help your group next year
not and what could you do to cover all of the work next year? understand these concepts and develop these skills better?

2. Did the tracker help with curriculum planning and coverage? How could you use it 5. What needs to be communicated to the teacher who will teach this group of
even more effectively next year? learners next year?

3. What concepts and skills did learners grasp well this year? What good practice 6. What aspects of your teaching and assessment practices would you like to develop
could you use again next year? further next year? How will you go about this?

HOD: Date:

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5. Platinum Mathematics

This section maps out how you should use your school Teachers Guide and Learners Did the purpose of the lesson succeed? For instance, did the learners reach
Book in a way that enables you to cover the curriculum sequentially, aligning with the a good understanding of the key concepts for the day? Could they use
CAPS, for well-paced and meaningful teaching. the language expected from them? Could they write what was expected
fromthem?
The following components are provided in the columns of the tracker table:
Did the learners cope with the work set for the day? For instance, did they
1. Day/lesson number.
finish the classwork? Was their classwork done adequately? Did you assign
2. CAPS page numbers and content linked to Learners Book content.
thehomework?
3. Learners Book exercises/activities that cover the CAPS content for the day.
Are your learners books up to date?
4. Page reference in the Learners Book (LB page reference).
Does what the learners have done in their books correlate with the tracked
5. Page reference in your Teachers Guide for the days activities
comments in the tracker?
(TG page reference).
6. DBE workbook link to related content (worksheet and page numbers Briefly write down your reflection weekly, following the prompts in the tracker.
arereferenced). What went well?
7. Date completed (complete this daily). What did not go well?
What did the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do?
Weekly reflection What will you do to support or extend learners?
The tracker gives you space to reflect on your Mathematics lessons on a weekly basis. Did you complete all the work set for the week?
You can share this reflection with your HOD and discuss things that worked or did not If not, how will you get back on track?
go so well in your lesson. Together with your HOD you can think of ways of improving What will you change next time? Why?
on the daily work that the learners in your class are doing. When you reflect you could The reflection should be based on the daily lessons you have taught each week. It will
think about things such as: provide you with a record for the next time you implement the same lesson again,
Was your preparation for the lesson adequate? For instance, did you have all and also forms the basis for collegial conversations with your head of department and
the necessary resources? Had you thought through the content so that you yourpeers.
understood it fully and so could teach it effectively?

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Platinum MathematicsWeek 1
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
1 Integers p. 67 Ex. 18.1 211 109 Worksheet 105
Orientation Introduction to integers 1ad pp. 9091
2 Counting, ordering and comparing integers p. 67 Ex. 18.1 211 109 *Worksheet 106
Count forwards and backwards in integers for any interval 2, 3, 4, pp. 9293
Recognise, order and compare integers 5, 6
3 Calculations with integers p. 67 Ex. 18.2 213 110 *Worksheet 107
Basic calculations with integers 1, 2, 3 214 110 pp. 9494
Add and subtract integers Ex. 18.3 *Worksheet 108
Integer calculations 1, 4 pp. 9899
4 Properties of integers p. 67 Ex. 18.4 215 112 Worksheet 111
Recognise and use commutative properties of addition and multiplication for integers 3 pp. 100101
5 Recognise and use associative and distributive properties of addition and multiplication Ex. 18.4 215 112 *Worksheet 113
for integers 4, 5 pp. 104106
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Platinum MathematicsWeek 2
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
6 Solving problems p. 67 Ex. 18.5 216 113
Solving problems in contexts involving integers 1, 3, 5
7 Numeric and geometric patterns p. 68 Ex. 19.1 219 114 *Worksheet 114
Investigate and extend patterns 3, 4, 5 p. 108
Investigate and extend numeric and geometric patterns looking for relationships
between numbers and including patterns:
Represented in physical or diagram form not limited to sequences involving a
constant ratio
8 Investigate and extend numeric and geometric patterns looking for relationships Ex. 19.1 219 114 *Worksheet 115
between numbers and including patterns: 1ad, p. 110
Of learners own creation and represented in tables 3ac
9 Describe and justify the general rules for observed relationships between numbers in Ex. 19.1 219 114 Worksheet 116
own words 1eg 220 115 pp. 111112
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using Ex. 19.2
flow diagrams 1, 3, 5
10 Functions and relationships p. 68 Ex. 20.4 226 118 Worksheet 117a
Input and output values 1 p. 114
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships
usingtables
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Platinum MathematicsWeek 3
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
11 Functions and relationships p. 68 Ex. 22.1 237 128 Worksheet 118a
Equivalent forms 2, 3 p. 118
Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same
relationship or rule presented:
In flow diagrams and tables
By formulae
By number sentence
12 FORMAL TASK 1: Assignment Task 1 228 122
13 REVISION: Functions and relationships graphs 1, 2, 3, 227 126
4, 5
14 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Ex. 21.1 230 124 Worksheet 120
Algebraic language 1, 2 p. 130
Recognise and interpret rules or relationships represented in symbolic form
15 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Ex. 21.2 232 122 Worksheet 121
Algebraic language 1 233 125 p. 126
Identify variables and constants in formulae and equations Ex. 21.3
1
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Platinum MathematicsWeek 4
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG pp. DBE Class
ex. pp. workbook

Date completed
16 Algebraic equations p. 69 Ex. 22.1 237 128 Worksheet 119
Number sentences 1 p. 122
Write a number sentence to describe problem situations
Analyse and interpret a number sentence that describes a given situation
17 REMEDIATE: Task 1
18 Solve and complete number sentences by: Ex. 22.1 238 129 Worksheet 121
Inspection 4ac, p. 126
Trial and improvement 5ac
19 Describe the numerical value of an expression by substitution Ex. 22.2 239240 130 Worksheet 123
3, 4 p. 131
Worksheet 125
p. 133
20 Probability p. 73 Ex. 26.1 268 148 Worksheet 137
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 174
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Platinum MathematicsWeek 5
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
21 Probability p. 73 Ex. 26.2 268 148 Worksheet 139
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 178
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
22 Probability p. 73 Ex. 26.1 Worksheet 140
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely 34 p. 180
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of Revision 268 148 149
probability
23 FORMAL TASK 2: Investigation Task 2 242 131
24 Collect data p. 70 Ex. 23.1 246 134 Worksheet 126a
Select appropriate sources for the collection of data (including peers, family, p. 136
newspapers, books, magazines)
Distinguish between samples and populations
25 Organise and summarise data p. 70 Ex. 23.2 249 135 Worksheet 126b
Organise (including grouping where appropriate) and record data using: 1, 2, 3, 4 p. 138
Tally and tables Worksheet 127a
Stem and leaf displays p. 140
Data intervals
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Platinum MathematicsWeek 6
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
26 Representing data p. 72 Ex. 24.1 255 140 Worksheet 129a
Draw a variety of graphs by hand/technology to display and interpret data (grouped pp. 147148
and ungrouped included):
Bar graphs and double bar graphs
Histograms with given intervals
Pie charts
27 Summarise and distinguish between ungrouped numerical data by determining mean, Ex. 23.4 251 137 Worksheet 128a
median and mode 1, 3, 5 p. 144
Identify the largest and smallest scores in a data set and determine the difference Worksheet 128b
between them in order to determine the spread of data (range) p. 146
28 REMEDIATE: Task 2
29 Interpret and analyse data p. 72 Ex. 25.1 250 144 Worksheet 131a
Interpret Critically read and interpret data represented in: Ex. 25.2 263 145 p. 156
Words Worksheet 131b
Bar graphs and double bar graphs p. 158
Pie charts Worksheet 133
Histograms p. 164
Analyse Critically analyse data by answering questions related to:
Data categories, including data intervals
Data sources and contexts
Central tendencies (mean, mode, median)
Scales used on graphs
30 Report data p. 72 Ex. 25.3 266 147 Worksheet 134a
Summarise data in short paragraphs that include: 1, 2 p. 166
Drawing conclusions about the data Worksheet 134b
Making predictions based on the data p. 168
Identifying sources of error and bias in the data
Choosing appropriate summary statistics for the data (mean, mode, median)
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Platinum MathematicsWeeks 7 and 8Revision and end-of-year examination plan your week
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed

Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Platinum MathematicsWeek 9Review of examination, remediation and learner corrections
Reflect on the year
Think about and make a note of:
1. Did you complete the curriculum according to the CAPS requirements? If not, why 4. What did learners struggle with? How can you help your group next year
not and what could you do to cover all of the work next year? understand these concepts and develop these skills better?

2. Did the tracker help with curriculum planning and coverage? How could you use it 5. What needs to be communicated to the teacher who will teach this group of
even more effectively next year? learners next year?

3. What concepts and skills did learners grasp well this year? What good practice 6. What aspects of your teaching and assessment practices would you like to develop
could you use again next year? further next year? How will you go about this?

HOD: Date:

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6. Premier Mathematics

This section maps out how you should use your school Teachers Guide and Learners Did the purpose of the lesson succeed? For instance, did the learners reach
Book in a way that enables you to cover the curriculum sequentially, aligning with the a good understanding of the key concepts for the day? Could they use
CAPS, for well-paced and meaningful teaching. the language expected from them? Could they write what was expected
fromthem?
The following components are provided in the columns of the tracker table:
Did the learners cope with the work set for the day? For instance, did they
1. Day/lesson number.
finish the classwork? Was their classwork done adequately? Did you assign
2. CAPS page numbers and content linked to Learners Book content.
thehomework?
3. Learners Book exercises/activities that cover the CAPS content for the day.
Are your learners books up to date?
4. Page reference in the Learners Book (LB page reference).
Does what the learners have done in their books correlate with the tracked
5. Page reference in your Teachers Guide for the days activities
comments in the tracker?
(TG page reference).
6. DBE workbook link to related content (worksheet and page numbers Briefly write down your reflection weekly, following the prompts in the tracker.
arereferenced). What went well?
7. Date completed (complete this daily). What did not go well?
What did the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do?
Weekly reflection What will you do to support or extend learners?
The tracker gives you space to reflect on your Mathematics lessons on a weekly basis. Did you complete all the work set for the week?
You can share this reflection with your HOD and discuss things that worked or did not If not, how will you get back on track?
go so well in your lesson. Together with your HOD you can think of ways of improving What will you change next time? Why?
on the daily work that the learners in your class are doing. When you reflect you could The reflection should be based on the daily lessons you have taught each week. It will
think about things such as: provide you with a record for the next time you implement the same lesson again,
Was your preparation for the lesson adequate? For instance, did you have all and also forms the basis for collegial conversations with your head of department and
the necessary resources? Had you thought through the content so that you yourpeers.
understood it fully and so could teach it effectively?

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Premier MathematicsWeek 1
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
1 Integers p. 67 Ex. 1 123 96 Worksheet 105
Orientation Introduction to integers 1ae pp. 9091
2 Counting, ordering and comparing integers p. 67 Ex. 1 123 96 Worksheet 106
Count forwards and backwards in integers for any interval 2, 5 pp. 9293
Recognise, order and compare integers
3 Calculations with integers p. 67 Ex. 2 124 97 Worksheet 107
Basic calculations with integers 1, pp. 9494
Add and subtract integers 2a, c, e Worksheet 108
Integer calculations Ex. 3 125 98 pp. 9899
1
4 Properties of integers p. 67 Ex. 4 126 98 Worksheet 111
Recognise and use commutative properties of addition and multiplication for integers 1ah pp. 100101
5 Recognise and use associative and distributive properties of addition and multiplication Ex. 4 126 98 *Worksheet 113
for integers 2aj pp. 104105
2ah *Worksheet 113
pp. 106107
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Premier MathematicsWeek 2
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
6 Solving problems p. 67 Ex. 5 127 99
Solving problems in contexts involving integers 1, 2
7 Numeric and geometric patterns p. 68 Ex. 1 130 100 *Worksheet 114
Investigate and extend patterns 1ae, p. 108
Investigate and extend numeric and geometric patterns looking for relationships 2ab, 3b
between numbers and including patterns:
Of learners own creation and represented in tables
Represented in physical or diagram form not limited to sequences involving a
constant ratio
8 Functions and relationships p. 68 Ex. 1 132 101 Worksheet 116
Input and output values Ex. 2 pp. 111112
Describe and justify the general rules for observed relationships between numbers in 1 Worksheet 117a
own words Ex. 3 104 p. 114
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using: 2, 3
Flow diagrams
Tables
9 Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same Ex. 1 137 104 Worksheet 117b
relationship or rule presented: 3 139 105 pp. 108109
Verbally Ex. 2
In flow diagrams 1ab
In tables
10 Functions and relationships p. 68 Ex. 2 136 103 Worksheet 118a
Equivalent forms 12 p. 118
Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same
relationship or rule presented:
By formulae
By number sentence
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
11 REVISION: Functions and relationships graphs Ex. 3 132 101
4 134 103
Ex. 1
1, 2
12 FORMAL TASK 1: Investigation Task 1 154 113
13 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Ex. 1 137 104 Worksheet 120
Algebraic language 2 p. 130
Recognise and interpret rules or relationships represented in symbolic form
14 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Ex. 2 139 105 Worksheet 121
Algebraic language 1c, d p. 126
Identify variables and constants in formulae and equations 2ac
15 Algebraic equations p. 69 Ex. 1 140 105 Worksheet 119
Number sentences 1, 3, 5, p. 122
Write a number sentence to describe problem situations 7, 9
Analyse and interpret a number sentence that describes a given situation
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Premier MathematicsWeek 4
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG pp. DBE Class
ex. pp. workbook

Date completed
16 Solve and complete number sentences by: Ex. 2 141 106 Worksheet 121
Inspection 15 p. 126
Trial and improvement
17 REMEDIATE: Task 1
18 Probability p. 73 Ex. 1 155 114 Worksheet 137
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 174
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
19 Probability p. 73 Ex. 2 155 114 Worksheet 139
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 178
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
20 Probability p. 73 Ex. 3 155 114 Worksheet 140
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 180
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
21 FORMAL TASK 2: Assignment Task 2 162 115
22 Collect data p. 70 Ex. 1 153 108 Worksheet 126a
Select appropriate sources for the collection of data (including peers, family, 15 p. 136
newspapers, books, magazines)
Distinguish between samples and populations
23 Organise and summarise data p. 70 Ex. 2 145 109 Worksheet 126b
Organise (including grouping where appropriate) and record data using: 1, 4, 5 p. 138
Tally tables Worksheet 127a
Stem and leaf displays p. 140
24 Collect, organise and summarise data p. 71 Ex. 2 145 109 Worksheet 128a
Group data into intervals 2ad, 3 p. 144
Summarise and distinguish between ungrouped numerical data by determining mean, Worksheet 128b
median and mode p. 146
Identify the largest and smallest scores in a data set and determine the difference
between them in order to determine the spread of data (range)
25 Representing data p. 72 Ex. 3 148 110 Worksheet 129a
Draw a variety of graphs by hand/technology to display and interpret data (grouped 1, 2 pp. 147148
and ungrouped included)
Bar graphs and double bar graphs
Histograms with given intervals
Pie charts
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
26 REMEDIATE: Task 2
27 Interpret and analyse data p. 72 Ex. 4 151 112 Worksheet 131a
Interpret Critically read and interpret data represented in: 1, 2 p. 156
Words Worksheet 131b
Bar graphs and double bar graphs p. 158
Pie charts Worksheet 133
Histograms p. 164
Analyse Critically analyse data by answering questions related to:
Data categories, including data intervals
Data sources and contexts
Central tendencies (mean, mode, median)
Scales used on graphs
28 Report data p. 72 Ex. 4 151 112 Worksheet 134a
Summarise data in short paragraphs that include: 4 p. 166
Drawing conclusions about the data
Making predictions based on the data
29 Identifying sources of error and bias in the data Ex. 4 151 112 Worksheet 134b
Choosing appropriate summary statistics for the data (mean, mode, median) 5 p. 168
30 REVISION
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Premier MathematicsWeeks 7 and 8Revision and end-of-year examination plan your week
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed

Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Premier MathematicsWeek 9Review of examination, remediation and learner corrections
Reflect on the year
Think about and make a note of:
1. Did you complete the curriculum according to the CAPS requirements? If not, why 4. What did learners struggle with? How can you help your group next year
not and what could you do to cover all of the work next year? understand these concepts and develop these skills better?

2. Did the tracker help with curriculum planning and coverage? How could you use it 5. What needs to be communicated to the teacher who will teach this group of
even more effectively next year? learners next year?

3. What concepts and skills did learners grasp well this year? What good practice 6. What aspects of your teaching and assessment practices would you like to develop
could you use again next year? further next year? How will you go about this?

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7. Solutions for All Mathematics

This section maps out how you should use your school Teachers Guide and Learners Did the purpose of the lesson succeed? For instance, did the learners reach
Book in a way that enables you to cover the curriculum sequentially, aligning with the a good understanding of the key concepts for the day? Could they use
CAPS, for well-paced and meaningful teaching. the language expected from them? Could they write what was expected
fromthem?
The following components are provided in the columns of the tracker table:
Did the learners cope with the work set for the day? For instance, did they
1. Day/lesson number.
finish the classwork? Was their classwork done adequately? Did you assign
2. CAPS page numbers and content linked to Learners Book content.
thehomework?
3. Learners Book exercises/activities that cover the CAPS content for the day.
Are your learners books up to date?
4. Page reference in the Learners Book (LB page reference).
Does what the learners have done in their books correlate with the tracked
5. Page reference in your Teachers Guide for the days activities
comments in the tracker?
(TG page reference).
6. DBE workbook link to related content (worksheet and page numbers Briefly write down your reflection weekly, following the prompts in the tracker.
arereferenced). What went well?
7. Date completed (complete this daily). What did not go well?
What did the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do?
Weekly reflection What will you do to support or extend learners?
The tracker gives you space to reflect on your Mathematics lessons on a weekly basis. Did you complete all the work set for the week?
You can share this reflection with your HOD and discuss things that worked or did not If not, how will you get back on track?
go so well in your lesson. Together with your HOD you can think of ways of improving What will you change next time? Why?
on the daily work that the learners in your class are doing. When you reflect you could The reflection should be based on the daily lessons you have taught each week. It will
think about things such as: provide you with a record for the next time you implement the same lesson again,
Was your preparation for the lesson adequate? For instance, did you have all and also forms the basis for collegial conversations with your head of department and
the necessary resources? Had you thought through the content so that you yourpeers.
understood it fully and so could teach it effectively?

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Solutions for All MathematicsWeek 1
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG pp. DBE Class
ex. pp. workbook

Date completed
1 Integers p. 67 14 316 201 Worksheet 105
Orientation Introduction to integers pp. 9091
2 Counting, ordering and comparing integers p. 67 Ex. 29.1 318 202 Worksheet 106
Count forwards and backwards in integers for any interval 13 319 pp. 9293
Recognise, order and compare integers
3 Calculations with integers p. 67 Ex. 29.2 323 203 Worksheet 107
Basic calculations with integers 1, 3, 5 324 204 pp. 9494
Add and subtract integers Ex. 29.3 327 Worksheet 108
Integer calculations 1, 5, 7 pp. 9899
4 Properties of integers p. 67 Ex. 29.4 330 205 Worksheet 111
Recognise and use commutative properties of addition and multiplication for integers 1, 2 331 pp. 100101
5 Recognise and use associative and distributive properties of addition and multiplication Ex. 29.4 330 205 *Worksheet 113
for integers 3ab 331 pp. 104106
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Solutions for All MathematicsWeek 2
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
6 Solving problems p. 67 Ex. 29.4 330 205
Solving problems in contexts involving integers 3c 331
7 Numeric and geometric patterns p. 68 Ex. 30 334 209 *Worksheet 114
Investigate and extend patterns 1, 3, 4 335 p. 108
Investigate and extend numeric and geometric patterns looking for relationships *Worksheet 115
between numbers and including patterns: p. 110
Of learners own creation and represented in tables
Represented in physical or diagram form not limited to sequences involving a
constant ratio
8 Functions and relationships p. 68 Ex. 30.2 339 211 Worksheet 116
Input and output 1 340 212 pp. 111112
Describe and justify the general rules for observed relationships between numbers in
own words
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using
flow diagrams
9 Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using Ex. 30.2 339 211 Worksheet 117a
tables 2, 3 340 212 p. 114
Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same
relationship or rule presented:
Verbally
In flow diagrams
In tables
10 Equivalent forms Ex. 31.1 343 216 Worksheet 118a
Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same 13 344 217 p. 118
relationship or rule presented:
By formulae
Number sentence
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Solutions for All MathematicsWeek 3
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
11 REVISION: Functions and relationships graphs 1, 2 348 219
349
12 FORMAL TASK 1: Assignment Task 1 310312
13 Algebraic expressions p. 69 1, 3 350 221 Worksheet 120
Algebraic language 351 222 p. 130
Recognise and interpret rules or relationships represented in symbolic form
14 Identify variables and constants in formulae and equations Ex. 32.1 351 222 Worksheet 121
1, 2 353 p. 126
15 Algebraic equations p. 69 Ex. 33.1 360 227 Worksheet 119
Number sentences 1, 3 p. 122
Write a number sentence to describe problem situations
Analyse and interpret a number sentence that describes a given situation
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Solutions for All MathematicsWeek 4
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG pp. DBE Class
ex. pp. workbook

Date completed
16 Solve and complete number sentences by: Ex. 33.2 362 229 Worksheet 121
Inspection 13 p. 126
Trial and improvement
17 Describe the numerical value of an expression by substitution Ex. 33.3 363 229 Worksheet 123
13 p. 131
Worksheet 125
p. 133
18 REMEDIATE: Task 1
19 Probability p. 73 Ex. 37.1 420 267 Worksheet 137
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely 12 p. 174
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
20 Probability p. 73 Ex. 37.1 420 267 Worksheet 139
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely 3 p. 178
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Solutions for All MathematicsWeek 5
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
21 Probability p. 73 Ex. 37.2 422 267 Worksheet 140
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely 12 p. 180
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
22 FORMAL TASK 2: Investigation 312
23 Collect data p. 70 1 366 234 Worksheet 126a
Select appropriate sources for the collection of data (including peers, family, 2 367 p. 136
newspapers, books, magazines)
Distinguish between samples and populations
24 Organise and summarise data p. 70 Ex. 34.1 371 238 Worksheet 126b
Organise (including grouping where appropriate) and record data using: 15 375 240 p. 138
Tally tables Ex. 34.3 376 241 Worksheet 127a
Stem and leaf displays 1 p. 140
Ex. 34.5
1af
25 Collect, organise and summarise data p. 71 Ex. 34.5 376 242 Worksheet 127b
Group data into intervals 2 385 p. 142
Summarise and distinguish between ungrouped numerical data by determining mean, 1, 3, 4, 5 *Worksheet
median and mode 128ab
Identify the largest and smallest scores in a data set and determine the difference p. 144
between them in order to determine the spread of data (range)
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Solutions for All MathematicsWeek 6
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
26 Representing data p. 72 Ex. 35.2 393 251 Worksheet 129a
Draw a variety of graphs by hand/technology to display and interpret data (grouped 12 396 252 pp. 147148
and ungrouped included) Ex. 35.3
Bar graphs and double bar graphs 12
Histograms with given intervals
Pie charts
27 REMEDIATE: Task 2
28 Interpret and analyse data p. 72 Ex. 36.1 403 258 Worksheet 131a
Interpret Critically read and interpret data represented in: 12 404 p. 156
Words Worksheet 131b
Bar graphs and double bar graphs p. 158
Pie charts
Histograms
Analyse Critically analyse data by answering questions related to: Ex. 36.2 406 259 Worksheet 133
Data categories, including data intervals 14 407 p. 164
Data sources and contexts
Central tendencies (mean, mode, median)
Scales used on graphs
29 Report data p. 72 Ex. 36.3 409 260 Worksheet 134a
Summarise data in short paragraphs that include: 12 410 p. 166
Drawing conclusions about the data Worksheet 134b
Making predictions based on the data p. 168
Identifying sources of error and bias in the data
Choosing appropriate summary statistics for the data (mean, mode, median)
30 REVISION
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Solutions for All MathematicsWeeks 7 and 8Revision and end-of-year examination plan your week
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed

Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Solutions for All MathematicsWeek 9Review of examination, remediation and learner corrections
Reflect on the year
Think about and make a note of:
1. Did you complete the curriculum according to the CAPS requirements? If not, why 4. What did learners struggle with? How can you help your group next year
not and what could you do to cover all of the work next year? understand these concepts and develop these skills better?

2. Did the tracker help with curriculum planning and coverage? How could you use it 5. What needs to be communicated to the teacher who will teach this group of
even more effectively next year? learners next year?

3. What concepts and skills did learners grasp well this year? What good practice 6. What aspects of your teaching and assessment practices would you like to develop
could you use again next year? further next year? How will you go about this?

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8. Spot On Mathematics

This section maps out how you should use your school Teachers Guide and Learners Did the purpose of the lesson succeed? For instance, did the learners reach
Book in a way that enables you to cover the curriculum sequentially, aligning with the a good understanding of the key concepts for the day? Could they use
CAPS, for well-paced and meaningful teaching. the language expected from them? Could they write what was expected
fromthem?
The following components are provided in the columns of the tracker table:
Did the learners cope with the work set for the day? For instance, did they
1. Day/lesson number.
finish the classwork? Was their classwork done adequately? Did you assign
2. CAPS page numbers and content linked to Learners Book content.
thehomework?
3. Learners Book exercises/activities that cover the CAPS content for the day.
Are your learners books up to date?
4. Page reference in the Learners Book (LB page reference).
Does what the learners have done in their books correlate with the tracked
5. Page reference in your Teachers Guide for the days activities
comments in the tracker?
(TG page reference).
6. DBE workbook link to related content (worksheet and page numbers Briefly write down your reflection weekly, following the prompts in the tracker.
arereferenced). What went well?
7. Date completed (complete this daily). What did not go well?
What did the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do?
Weekly reflection What will you do to support or extend learners?
The tracker gives you space to reflect on your Mathematics lessons on a weekly basis. Did you complete all the work set for the week?
You can share this reflection with your HOD and discuss things that worked or did not If not, how will you get back on track?
go so well in your lesson. Together with your HOD you can think of ways of improving What will you change next time? Why?
on the daily work that the learners in your class are doing. When you reflect you could The reflection should be based on the daily lessons you have taught each week. It will
think about things such as: provide you with a record for the next time you implement the same lesson again,
Was your preparation for the lesson adequate? For instance, did you have all and also forms the basis for collegial conversations with your head of department and
the necessary resources? Had you thought through the content so that you yourpeers.
understood it fully and so could teach it effectively?

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Spot On MathematicsWeek 1
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
act. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
1 Integers p. 67 Act. 20.1 251 270 Worksheet 105
Orientation Introduction to integers 1, 2, 4, 5 pp. 9091
2 Counting, ordering and comparing integers p. 67 Act. 20.1 251 270 Worksheet 106
Count forwards and backwards in integers for any interval 3, 6, 7 pp. 9293
Recognise, order and compare integers
3 Calculations with integers p. 67 Act. 20.2 253 271 Worksheet 107
Basic calculations with integers 1, 2 pp. 9494
Add and subtract integers Act. 20.3 Worksheet 108
Integer calculations 1, 4, 5 pp. 9899
4 Properties of integers p. 67 Act. 20.4a 256 273 Worksheet 111
Recognise and use commutative properties of addition and multiplication for integers 13 pp. 100101
5 Recognise and use associative and distributive properties of addition and multiplication Act. 20.4b 256 273 *Worksheet 113
for integers 12 pp. 104106
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Spot On MathematicsWeek 2
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
act. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
6 Solving problems p. 67 Act. 20.5 258 274
Solving problems in contexts involving integers 1, 3, 5, 7
7 Numeric and geometric patterns p. 68 Act. 21.1 265 280 *Worksheet 114
Investigate and extend patterns 1a, 3a, 3c p. 108
Investigate and extend numeric and geometric patterns looking for relationships Act. 21.2 266 281 *Worksheet 115
between numbers and including patterns of learners, own creation and represented in 3 p. 110
tables
Represented in physical or diagram form not limited to sequences involving a
constant ratio
8 Describe and justify the general rules for observed relationships between numbers in Act. 21.2 266 281 Worksheet 116
own words 2, 4 pp. 111112
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using
flow diagrams
9 Functions and relationships p. 68 Act. 22.1 270 286 Worksheet 117a
Input and output values 1c, 2c p. 114
Determine input values, output values or rules for patterns and relationships using tables
10 Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same Act. 22.2 272 287 Worksheet 117b
relationship or rule presented: 1c, 2b, 3a pp. 108109
Verbally
In flow diagrams
In tables
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Spot On MathematicsWeek 3
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
act. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
11 REVISION: Functions and relationships graphs Act. 22 276 290
12 FORMAL TASK 1: Investigation Task 1 260 275
13 Equivalent forms Act. 22.3 273 288 Worksheet 118a
Determine, interpret and justify equivalence of different descriptions of the same 13 p. 118
relationship or rule presented:
By formulae
Number sentence
14 Algebraic expressions p. 69 Act. 23.1 278 292 *Worksheet 120
Algebraic language 1, 2 280 293 p. 130
Recognise and interpret rules or relationships represented in symbolic form Act. 23.2
Identify variables and constants in formulae and equations 1, 2
15 Algebraic equations p. 69 Act. 23.2 280 294 Worksheet 119
Number sentences 3, 5 p. 122
Write a number sentence to describe problem situations
Analyse and interpret a number sentence that describes a given situation
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Spot On MathematicsWeek 4
*Select
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG pp. DBE Class
act. pp. workbook

Date completed
16 Solve and complete number sentences by: Act. 23.3a 282 295 Worksheet 121
Inspection 1b, d, f, h, p. 126
Trial and improvement i, k
17 Describe the numerical value of an expression by substitution Act. 23.4 287 295 Worksheet 123
1, 5 p. 131
Worksheet 125
p. 133
18 REMEDIATE: Task 1
19 Probability p. 73 Act. 27.1 321 332
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
20 Probability p. 73 Act. 27.2 323 332
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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*Select
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act. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed
21 Probability p. 73 Worksheet 140
Perform simple experiments where the possible outcomes are equally likely p. 180
List the possible outcomes based on the conditions of the activity
Determine the probability of each possible outcome, using the definition of
probability
22 FORMAL TASK 2: Assignment Task 2 316 326
23 Collect data p. 70 Act. 24.1a 289 302 Worksheet 126a
Select appropriate sources for the collection of data (including peers, family, 13 p. 136
newspapers, books, magazines)
Distinguish between samples and populations
24 Organise and summarise data p. 70 Act. 24.2 293 305 Worksheet 126b
Organise (including grouping where appropriate) and record data using: 12 p. 138
Tally tables Act. 24 * Worksheet
Stem and leaf displays 127a
p. 140
25 Collect, organise and summarise data p. 71 Act. 24.3 294 306 Worksheet 127b
Group data into intervals p. 142
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Date completed
26 Summarise and distinguish between ungrouped numerical data by determining mean, Act. 24.4 296 307 Worksheet 128a
median and mode p. 144
Identify the largest and smallest scores in a data set and determine the difference Worksheet 128b
between them in order to determine the spread of data (range) p. 146
27 REMEDIATE: Task 2
28 Representing data p. 72 Act. 25.1 301 313 Worksheet 129a
Draw a variety of graphs by hand/technology to display and interpret data (grouped Act. 25.2 304 317 pp. 147148
and ungrouped included)
Bar graphs and double bar graphs
Histograms with given intervals
Pie charts
29 Interpret and analyse data p. 72 Act. 25 306 320 Worksheet 131a
Interpret Critically read and interpret data represented in: p. 156
Words Worksheet 131b
Bar graphs and double bar graphs p. 158
Pie charts
Histograms
Analyse Critically analyse data by answering questions related to: Act. 26.1 308 322 Worksheet 133
Data categories, including data intervals p. 164
Data sources and contexts
Central tendencies (mean, mode, median)
Scales used on graphs
30 Report data p. 72 Act. 26.4 314 325 Worksheet 134a
Summarise data in short paragraphs that include: 1 p. 166
Drawing conclusions about the data Act. 26.2 Worksheet 134b
Making predictions based on the data p. 168
Identifying sources of error and bias in the data
Choosing appropriate summary statistics for the data (mean, mode, median)
Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Spot On MathematicsWeeks 7 and 8Revision and end-of-year examination plan your week
Day CAPS concepts and skills LB LB TG DBE Class
ex. pp. pp. workbook

Date completed

Reflection
Think about and make a note of: What went well? What did not go well? What did What will you change next time? Why?
the learners find difficult or easy to understand or do? What will you do to support or
extend learners? Did you complete the work set for the week? If not, what will you do
to get back on track?

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Reflect on the year
Think about and make a note of:
1. Did you complete the curriculum according to the CAPS requirements? If not, why 4. What did learners struggle with? How can you help your group next year
not and what could you do to cover all of the work next year? understand these concepts and develop these skills better?

2. Did the tracker help with curriculum planning and coverage? How could you use it 5. What needs to be communicated to the teacher who will teach this group of
even more effectively next year? learners next year?

3. What concepts and skills did learners grasp well this year? What good practice 6. What aspects of your teaching and assessment practices would you like to develop
could you use again next year? further next year? How will you go about this?

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D. ASSESSMENT RESOURCES

1. Assessment Term Plan learners engage with ANA-type questions and it is in line with the CAPS policy
requirements.
Formal assessment tasks are marked and formally recorded for promotion purposes. In
Term 4 an investigation, assignment and end-of-year examination are specified by Notes:
the CAPS (p. 154) for formal assessment. Table 1 below shows the formal assessment 1. Examinations in the Learners Book shoud not be used for formal assessment as
tasks that are provided in each set of LTSMs, and where they fit into the work for the learners can prepare for them in advance.
term. In addition to these formal assessments, an exemplar examination is provided 2. You should check that the DBE has not made any changes to the formal assessment
in this section for you to use instead of the examination in your chosen LTSM if you programme in the CAPS that are not shown here. If changes have been made,
so wish. The exemplar examination has been carefully designed to ensure that the adjust this programme accordingly.

LTSM Assignment Investigation Examination


* Use for revision/practice, not for formal assessment
Week 3 Week 5 a. Numbers, operations and relationships
(In Week 5 in Premier) (in Week 3 in Premier) b. Patterns, functions and algebra
c. Space and shape (geometry)
d. Measurement
e. Data handling
Clever Keeping Mathematics LB p. 353 LB p. 356 TG p. 333
Simple TG p. 323 TG p. 326
Mathematics Today LB p. 281 LB p. 307 TG p. 317
TG p. 111 TG p. 120
Oxford Headstart Mathematics LB p. 334 LB p. 341 *LB p. 376
TG p. 272 TG p. 276 TG p. 300
Oxford Successful Mathematics TG p. 271 TG p. 273 TG p. 279
Platinum Mathematics LB p. 228 LB p. 242 TG p. 157
TG p. 122 TG p. 131
Premier Mathematics Investigation Assignment TG p. 124
LB p. 154 LB p. 162
TG p. 113 TG p. 115
Solutions for All Mathematics TG p. 310 TG p. 312 TG p. 315
Spot On Mathematics LB p. 260 LB p. 316 TG p. 351
TG p. 275 TG p. 326

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2. Suggested Assessment Record
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3. Grade 7 Mathematics Exemplar End-of-Year Examination

Surname:

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Name: _______
Date: __________________ 60
Date of birth:

INSTRUCTIONS TO LEARNERS:

1. Answer all questions in the spaces provided.

2. Write neatly and show all calculations.

3. No calculators or cell phones allowed.

DURATION: 90 MINUTES

SECTION A: MULTIPLE CHOICE (5 marks)


There are five multiple choice questions in Section A. For each question four possible answers are
given and only one answer is correct. For each multiple choice question circle the letter of the
correct answer to indicate your choice.

Example: 7 15 = _________

A 105 B 110 C 115 D 120

1. Which list shows ALL the factors of 52?

A. 1; 2; 3; 4; 13; 52 B. 1; 2; 4; 13; 26; 52

C. 1; 2; 3; 13; 26; 52 D. 1; 2; 5; 52

2. Which one is the formula for finding the perimeter of a rectangle?

A: Perimeter = length x breadth Breadth


B: Perimeter = length + breadth

C: Perimeter = 2 x length + breadth Length

D: Perimeter = 2 x (length + breadth)

3. The area of this triangle is


6 cm

A: 24 cm2 B: 12 cm2 C: 10 cm2 D: 6 cm2

4. This table shows a relationship between and . 4 cm


Which of the equations below shows the same relationship?

p 1 2 3 4
t 6 8 10 12

A: t = 6p B: t = 5p C: t = 2p + 4 D: t = 2p + 6

5. What is a parallelogram with at least one angle equal to 90 called?


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SECTION B: ANSWER ALL THE QUESTIONS
NUMBERS AND OPERATIONS (17 marks)

6. Complete the table below (2)

Common fraction Decimal fraction Percentage


23

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10 0,6 b) __________________

7. What is the place value of the underlined digit in 534,86? __________________ (1)

8. Write down the integer which is: (2)

a) 7 greater than 3

______________________________________________________________________________

b) 8 less than 3

______________________________________________________________________________

9. Calculate

a) 6,5 2,34 (2) b) 3,7 x 1,4 (3)

_________________________________ _________________________________

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10. Calculate

a) 18 13 (1) b) 8 + (27) (1)

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11. Find the value of in the following equations:

a) 24 = 3 x (1) b) 14 + = 16 8 (2)

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_________________________________ _________________________________

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12. Simplify the following and show all your steps of working. Do not use a calculator.

23 92(1)

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PATTERNS, FUNCTIONS AND ALGEBRA (13 marks)

13. Find the rule that describes the relationship between the numbers in the top row and the
bottom row. (2)

Input number 1 2 3 4 10
Output number 4 7 10 13 31

Rule: _______________________________________________________________________________

14. Shapes 1, 2 and 3 are shown in the table below.

a) Draw Shape 4 in the space provided. (2)

b) Fill in the number of sides for Shape 4. (1)

SHAPE 1 SHAPE 2 SHAPE 3 SHAPE 4


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15. Write the values in the following flow diagram as an equation. (2)

INPUT OUTPUT
x x2 +3 13

The equation is:

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16. The following graph shows the change in temperature during a day in Vryheid in KwaZulu-Natal.
Temperature over 24 hours
18

16

14

12

10

Temperature in degrees centrigrade


4

0
0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 17 18 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
Time in hours using a 24-hour closck

a) What was the highest temperature on the day? (2)

______________________________________________________________________________

b) At what time(s) was the temperature 10 C (10 degrees Centigrade)? (2)

______________________________________________________________________________

c) Was this a winter day or a summer day? Give a reason for your answer. (2)

______________________________________________________________________________

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MEASUREMENT (4 marks)

17. The volume of this square-based prism is 54 cm3.(2)

The sides of the square base are both 3 cm.

Calculate the length of the third side of the prism.

______________________________________________________

______________________________________________________ 3 cm 3 cm

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18 How many kilolitres of water are there in a tank that is (2)
5 m long, 2 m wide and 3 m high?

______________________________________________________ 3m

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2m

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______________________________________________________ 5m
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PROBABILITY (6 marks)

19. John rolls a regular dice once.

a) What is the probability of getting a 6 when rolling this dice? (2)

______________________________________________________________________________

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b) What is the probability (WRITTEN AS A FRACTION IN SIMPLEST FORM) of getting

A FACTOR OF 6 when rolling this dice? (2)

______________________________________________________________________________

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c) What is the probability (WRITTEN AS A PERCENTAGE) of getting AN ODD NUMBER

when rolling this dice? (2)

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SHAPE AND SPACE (15 marks)

20. Study the two polygons and then answer the questions.

POLYGON A POLYGON B
a) What type of polygon is Polygon A? ______________________________________________ (1)

b) What type of polygon is Polygon B? ______________________________________________ (1)

c) Is Polygon A a regular or irregular polygon? __________________________________________ (1)

d) Is Polygon B a regular or irregular polygon? ________________________________________ (1)


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e) Use a ruler to draw in all line(s) of symmetry on each polygon. _______________________ (2)
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21. Give the names of the following geometric shapes:

Fig A a) _______________________________________________ (1)

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Fig C c) _______________________________________________ (1)

22. Study the following triangle:

70

12 cm
4 cm

90 20
11 cm

a) Name the triangle according to the sizes of its angles  (1)

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b) Name the triangle according to the lengths of its sides (1)

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23. PQRS is a KITE. PQ = 23 mm and PS = 55 mm.

P
23 cm 55 cm

Q s

a) What is the length of QR?

QR = ________________________________________________________________________ (1)

b) What is the length of RS?

RS = ________________________________________________________________________ (1)

24. How many triangles are in the figure? (2)

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 TOTAL: 60 MARKS
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4. Grade 7 Mathematics Exemplar End-of-Year Examination: Question Marks Cognitive
Memorandum level
Note: The last column in the memorandum shows the cognitive level for each question 9. a) 6,50 (2) RP
in the test. The levels are: 2,35 correct method
4,15 correct answer
K Knowledge: straight recall; use of mathematical facts and vocabulary; b) 37 (3) CP
rounding off. x 14
RP Routine procedure: perform well known procedures; simple applications. 148
CP Complex procedure: problems involving complex calculations and/or higher + 370 correct multiplication
order reasoning. 518correct answer
PS Problem solving: non-routine problems; higher order understanding and So 3,7 x 1,4 = 5,18 correct answer
processes. OR
37 x 14 = 37 x (10 + 4)
More information about these levels can be found in the CAPS (p. 157).
= 370 + 148 correct multiplication
= 518correct answer
Question Marks Cognitive So 3,7 x 1,4 = 5,18 correct answer
level 10. a) 18 13 = 31 (1) K
SECTION A: b) 8 + (27) = 8 27 = 19 (1) K
MULTIPLE CHOICE 11. a) = 8 (1) RP
b) 14 + = 16 8 (2) CP
1. B (1) K
14 + = 8
2. D (1) K
= 6
3. B (1) RP
12. 23 92 (2) RP
4. C (1) CP = 8 81
5. D (1) PS = 73
SECTION B: PATTERN, FUNCTION AND ALGEBRA
NUMBER AND OPERATIONS 13. Rule: multiply by 3 and add 1 (for getting the rule correct) (2) RP
OR
6. Common fraction Decimal fraction Percentage
Output number = (input number x 3) + 1
23 (1) K
100
a)0,23 23% 14. (2) K
6 (1) K
10
0,6 b)60%

7. 8 tenths or 8 t or 0,8 (1) K for drawing Shape 4 correctly


b) 21 sides (1)
8. a) 4 (1) K
15. x x 2 + 3 = 13 for getting the left hand side correct (2) RP
b) 5 (1) K
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Question Marks Cognitive Question Marks Cognitive
level level
16. a) The highest temperature is 16 degrees Centigrade. 21. a) Figure A is a trapezium (1) RP
for 16 for the units (degrees Centigrade or C) b) Figure B is a rhombus (1) RP
b) The temperature is 10 C at 10:00 and 17:00 c) Figure C is a octagon (1) RP
c) This was a winter day. 22. a) Right angled triangle (1) CP
The maximum temperature is 16 C which is too cold for b) Scalene triangle (1) CP
it to be a summer day. 23. a) QR = 23 mm (1) CP
MEASUREMENT b) RS = 55 mm (1) CP
17. 3 cm x 3 cm x 3rd side = 54 cm3 (2) RP 24. (2) PS
The length of the 3rd side cm = 6 cm
18. Volume of tank = 5 m x 2 m x 3 m = 30 m3 (2) RP
Capacity = 30 kl
1 2 3 4 5 6
PROBABILITY

19. a) Probability = 6
1 (2) K
b) Factors of 6 are 1; 2; 3 and 6 (2) RP
4 2
Probability = 6
= 3

(2) RP 7 8
c) Odd numbers are 1; 3 and 5
3
Probability = 6 = 50%
SPACE AND SHAPE
20. a) Hexagon (1) RP
b) Pentagon (1) RP 9 10
c) Irregular (1) RP There are 4 single triangles
d) Irregular (1) RP There are 3 triangles made up of 2 triangles
e) (2) CP There are 2 triangles made up of 3 triangles
There is 1 triangle made up of 4 triangles
Altogether there are 4 + 3 + 2 + 1 = 10 triangles
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5. Analysis of Cognitive Levels
The CAPS (p. 157) specifies the weighting of the cognitive levels for tests and examinations. The following table shows these weightings for Senior Phase Mathematics.

Table 1: WEIGHTING OF THE COGNITIVE LEVELS AS SPECIFIED BY THE CAPS FOR SENIOR PHASE MATHEMATICS

LEVELS VERBS SAMPLE TASKS CAPS


WEIGHTING
KNOWLEDGE Draw, Recognise, Count, Group, 1. Can you identify the different place values in the metric system? 25 %
Learn terms, facts, methods, Reproduce, Memorise, State, 2. State the mode, mean, median, and range from your set of data.
procedures, concepts Tabulate, Identify, Point, Follow 3. How do you reproduce a circle using a compass?
directions,Arrange 4. Arrange the following in descending order.
COMPREHENSION Change, Classify, Convert, 1. Classify polygons by regularity, concavity, and line symmetry.
Understand uses and implications of Estimate, Interpret, Measure,Put 2. Explain how to convert between fractions, decimals, and percentages.
terms, facts, methods, procedures, in order, Show, Suggest, Express in 3. What is your interpretation of the data expressed on the graph?
concepts otherterms
ROUTINE PROCEDURES Calculate, Compute, Construct, 1. How do you calculate the percentage of a given whole? 45%
APPLICATION Demonstrate, Derive, Graph, 2. Solve for area of a rectangle by using A= l x w
Practice theory, solve problems, use Manipulate, Operate, Practice, Prove, 3. What information do you consider when graphing data derived from a survey?
information in the new situations Solve, Find 4. Find the value of ... .
COMPLEX PROCEDURES Break down, Deduce, Diagram, 1. What methods can be used to compare and order fractions? 20%
ANALYSIS Distinguish, Formulate, Group, Order, 2. Analyse the relationship between variables on a graph.
Analyse structure, recognise Separate, Simplify, Sort 3. What factors do you consider when formulating a plan for problem solving?
assumptions, break down material
into parts
SYNTHESIS Construct, Create, Derive, Develop, 1. Describe some patterns that you recognised in the construction of Pascals
Put information together into a new Document, Generate, Integrate, Triangle.
and creative way Plan, Predict, Prepare, Propose, 2. What kind of table can you create that represents change in temperature?
Specify,Tell 3. What prediction can you make from this graph?
PROBLEM SOLVING Appraise, Choose, Compare, 1. Evaluate the expression after changing the order of operations. 10%
EVALUATION Conclude, Decide, Describe, 2. Describe how to solve a problem using the 4-step method.
Set standards, judge with purpose, Evaluate, Justify, Measure, Validate 3. Justify your reason for choosing the strategy selected.
accept or reject on basis of criteria

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Table 2 shows the weighting of marks in the exemplar end-of-year examination and

Pattern, Functions

Problem Solving
Space and Shape
compliance with the CAPS requirements.

Measurement
Number and
Table 2: WEIGHTING OF MARKS ACROSS THE CONTENT AREAS IN THE

Procedures
Knowledge

Procedures
Operations

Probability
& Algebra

Complex
EXEMPLAR END-OF-YEAR EXAMINATION

Routine

Pattern, Functions

Problem Solving
Space and Shape
Measurement
15 2 2
Number and

Procedures
Knowledge

Procedures
Operations

Probability
& Algebra

Complex
16a 2 2

Routine
16b 2 2
16c 2 2
1 1 1 17 2 2
2 1 1 18 2 2
3 1 1 19a 2 2
4 1 1 19b 2 2
5 1 1 19c 2 2
6a 1 1 20a 1 1
6b 1 1 20b 1 1
7 1 1 20c 1 1

8a 1 1 20d 1 1
20e 2 2
8b 1 1
21a 1 1
9a 2 2
21b 1 1
9b 3 3
21c 1 1
10a 1 1
22a 1 1
10b 1 1
22b 1 1
11a 1 1
23a 1 1
11b 2 2 23b 1 1
12 2 2 24 2 2
13 2 2 Totals 18 14 6 16 6 14 29 12 5
14a 2 2 CAPS 18 15 6 15 6 15 27 12 6
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E. RESOURCES FOR MENTAL MATHEMATICS

Please note: 1. Overview of Mental Mathematics Support Provided in the


1. In this phase, NUMBER KNOWLEDGE and CALCULATION TECHNIQUES LTSMs
developed in Intermediate Phase are consolidated. The table below shows support, if provided, for Mental Mathematics in the approved
2. Work on these aspects must be spread across the term. It is therefore sets of LTSMs.
recommended that you continue to use the Term 1, 2 and 3 Mental Mathematics Table 1: MENTAL MATHEMATICS SUPPORT PROVIDED IN THE LTSMs
programme but also include the activities for INTEGERS required for Term 4 (see
Section E 2 below). LTSM Mental Mathematics Support
3. Printable resources to be used with the Mental Mathematics programme for Clever Keeping Mathematics Simple
integer skills and concepts are included below in Section E 3. Mathematics Today
Oxford Headstart Mathematics At the beginning of each unit in the LB
Oxford Successful Mathematics
Platinum Mathematics TG pp. 197209
Premier Mathematics
Solutions for All Mathematics TG pp. 326344
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2. Programme of Mental Mathematics Activities for Fractions

TOPICS SKILL STRATEGY ACTIVITY


Number Count forwards Counting should not only be thought a) Using two coloured
facts and backwards of as verbal counting learners can counters, make zero in three
in integers for count using: different ways.
any interval structured, semi-structured or b) Give a context for each way.

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Recognise, empty number lines c) Can you make zero with __
order and chain diagrams for counting. counters?
compare Learners should be given a range of d) Can you make __ with __

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integers exercises such as: counters, etc.?
arrange given numbers from the e) Write the integer that is:
smallest to the biggest; or biggest i. 5 larger than -2
to smallest ii. 4 less than 6
fill in missing numbers in a f) Fill in <, = or >
sequence; on a number grid; on a Example: 425 __ 450
number line.
Calculation Recognise Absolute value: The distance a number is
strategies and use from zero on the number line; an absolute
commutative value is never negative.
and associative Examples: |5| = 5 and |5| = 5
properties of
addition and
multiplication
for integers
Concepts Addition Same sign add and keep the sign! Calculate:
Add the absolute value of the a) i. (+3) + (+4)
numbers and keep the same sign. ii. (+3) + (4)
(positive) + (positive) = positive iii. (13)+(4)
(+4) + (+5) = +9 iv. (+3) + (3)
(negative) + (negative) = negative b) Determine if a positive or
(-4) + (5) = 9 a negative value has been
Different signs subtract and keep the added to give the sum in:
sign of the bigger number! i. 7 + __ = 0
Subtract the absolute value of the ii. __ 8 = 16
numbers and keep the sign of the c) Determine if the sum of the
bigger number. following integers would be
(4) + (+5) = +1 positive or negative. Do not
(+4) + (5) = 1 give thesum:
i. 8, 10
ii. 12, 14
iii. 15, 20
iv. 4, 6, 13
v. 24, 25, 12
d) Keeping the integer values
between 10 and 10, give
two integers, with different
signs, that have a sum of:
i. 2
(e.g. +4 & 6 or 5 & +7)
ii. 4
iii. 0
iv. 5
v. 7
vi. 1
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TOPICS SKILL STRATEGY ACTIVITY
Subtraction Do not subtract integers. You must a) Write an integer sentence
change the signs: to describe the persons net
Add the opposite worth:
Keep keep the sign of the first i. John had 10 points in a
number card game but lost 15

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Change change the subtraction points in the next hand.
sign to addition ii. Peggy owed her mother
Change change the sign of the R3.00 but received R8.00
second number to the opposite for walking her aunts dog.
sign (if it is positive, change to iii. Barbaras net worth
negative; if it is negative, change to was R6.00 until Donald
positive). forgave a debt of R5.00
(+4)(-4) that she had owedhim.
keepchangechange b) Create a story to fit each
(+4)+(+4) number sentence:
Now use the rules for adding. Same i. (3) (+4) = (7)
sign add absolute values and keep ii. (8) (10) = (+2)
sign: c) Determine if the difference
(+4) + (+4) = __ of the following integers will
be positive or negative. Do
not give the difference:
i. 4 8 = ___
ii. 10 12 = ___
iii. 4 6 = ___
d) Keeping the integer values
between 10 and 10, give
two integers that have a
difference of:
i. 1
ii. 3
iii. 4
iv. 5
e) (194) + (476) = __
Multiplication Same signs positive a) Calculate and be able to tell
Multiply the numbers; Answer will be a story for each expression:
positive; (5) (5) = +25 i. (+3) (9)
Different signs negative ii. (5) (4)
Multiply the numbers; Answer will be iii. (+3) (+10)
negative (+5) (5) = 25 iv. (8) (+4)
v. 0 (3)
Early teaching should focus on giving
b) (8) (+35) = (4) (+70)
meaning to multiplication expressions:
Some contexts:
1. (+3) (4) = 12
Add 3 sets of -4 or borrow R4 for 3 days
in a row
2. (3) (+4)= 12
Remove 3 sets of R4 from your net worth
3. (3) (4) = +12
Remove 3 sets of -4 or 3 debts of R4
are written off
As learners internalise sign patterns,
strategies used for multiplying whole
numbers can be extended to integers:
Associative property
Halve and double
Distributive law
Compatible factors
Division Same signs positive Write two related division
Divide the numbers; Answer will be sentences for:
positive; (5) (5)= +1 (+3) (+9)
Different signs negative (+3) (9)
Divide the numbers; Answer will be (3) (+9)
negative; (+5) (5)= 1 (3) (9)
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3. Printable Resources for the Mental Mathematics Programme
3.1 Number lines

Greater

Smaller

10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Negative numbers () Positive numbers (+)

10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 85 90 95 100

15 14 13 12 11 10 8 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15

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3.2 Number cards

1 2 3 4 5

6 7 8 9 10

1 2 3 4 5

6 7 8 9 10

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