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NEWS, INFO & Activities # Maths

#### Year 10 Maths

Exam Board: Edexcel

Final Assessments:  End of year 11

3 exams (1 hour 30 minutes. Each)

Foundation Tier grades 1-5 (1 non-calculator and 2 Calculator papers)

Higher Tier grades 4-9 (1 non-calculator and 2 Calculator papers)

What are we learning this term? Number, algebra, statistics, problem solving

### Autumn Term:

1. Calculations
2. Rounding
3. Indices
4. Roots
5. Factors and multiples
6. Standard form
7. Factorising
8. Expanding brackets
9. Solving equations
1. Averages
2. Representing data
3. Interpreting data
4. Scatter diagrams
5. Ratio
6. Proportion

### Spring Term:

1. Fractions
2. Percentages
3. Proportion
4. Polygons
5. Angles
6. Pythagoras’ theorem
7. Trigonometry
8. Graphs (real-life)
9. Linear graphs
10. Coordinate geometry
11. Quadratic, cubic and other graphs
12. Perimeter, area and circles
13. Volume
14. Accuracy and bounds
15. Transformations
16. Construction
17. Loci
18. Bearing

### Summer Term:

2. Solving simultaneous equations
3. Solving inequalities
4. Probability
5. Expected frequencies
6. Tree diagrams
7. Venn diagrams
8. Multiplicative reasoning
9. Growth and decay models
10. Compound interest
11. Iterative processes
12. Similarity
13. Congruency

#### Year 11 Maths

Exam Board: Edexcel

Final Assessments:  End of year 11

3 exams (1 hour 30 minutes. Each)

Foundation Tier grades 1-5 (1 non-calculator and 2 Calculator papers)

Higher Tier grades 4-9 (1 non-calculator and 2 Calculator papers)

What are we learning this term? Number, algebra, statistics, problem solving

### Autumn Term:

1. Graphs of trigonometric functions
2. Further trigonometry
3. Collecting data
4. Cumulative frequency, box plots and histograms
5. Quadratics, expanding more than two brackets,
6. Sketching graphs,
7. Graphs of circles, cubes and quadratics
8. Circle theorems
9. Circle geometry

### Spring:

1. Changing the subject of formulae (more complex),
2. Algebraic fractions,
3. Solving equations arising from algebraic fractions, r
4. Rationalising surds,
5. Proofs
6. Vectors and geometric proofs
7. Reciprocal and exponential graphs
8. Gradient and area under graphs
9. Direct and inverse proportion
10. Problem solving and reasoning focus

### Summer:

1. Exam practice
2. Revision techniques
4. Use of exam reports
5. Use of skill maps to identify gaps in knowledge
6. Use of ICT to enhance learning
7. Mocks
8. GCSE exam

Useful websites

2. mrbartonmaths.com-investigations and exam practice
3. examsolutions.net-exam practice
4. mrhegartymaths.com-maths questions
6. emaths.org.uk-extension work and reasoning tasks
7. bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/maths-lessons and questions
8. subtangent.com/maths/-problem solving
9. interactivestuff.org/match/math.phtml
10. braincells.co.uk-quizzes
11. cimt.plymuth.ac.uk-lessons and worksheets
12. waldomaths.com-extensions and general maths concepts
13. mathsbank.co.uk-maths questions