# Year 10 GCSE Mathematics Curriculum

Key topics to be taught this year:

 Autumn Term Topic Further details about the topic 1 Revision of year 9 summer term. Changing the subject, functions, symmetry, translation, reflection, rotation, enlargement, units of measure, speed, density, pressure, compound measures. Iteration. http://qualifications.pearson.com/content/dam/pdf/GCSE/mathematics/2015/specification-and-sample-assesment/gcse-maths-2015-specification.pdf 2 Factorising quadratics, difference of two squares, two way tables, pie charts, straight line graphs, curved graphs, simultaneous equations. Finding rules for sequences. http://qualifications.pearson.com/content/dam/pdf/GCSE/mathematics/2015/specification-and-sample-assesment/gcse-maths-2015-specification.pdf Spring Term 1 Ratio, Indices, area, arcs and sectors, averages from grouped data, solving problems involving quadratics. http://qualifications.pearson.com/content/dam/pdf/GCSE/mathematics/2015/specification-and-sample-assesment/gcse-maths-2015-specification.pdf 2 Direct proportion, Scales, constructions, Loci, Pythagoras, Trigonometry, vectors, recurring decimals, surds. Bk2 Review 1 http://qualifications.pearson.com/content/dam/pdf/GCSE/mathematics/2015/specification-and-sample-assesment/gcse-maths-2015-specification.pdf Summer Term 1 Estimating powers and roots, angles in circles, proof of circle properties, Inverse proportion, Area under a graph, equations of motion. http://qualifications.pearson.com/content/dam/pdf/GCSE/mathematics/2015/specification-and-sample-assesment/gcse-maths-2015-specification.pdf 2 Venn diagrams, probability trees, conditional probability, combination of transformations, congruent triangles, Plans and elevations, bearings, angles of elevation and depression, 3D-coordiates. Scatter graphs, trends sampling. Book 2 Review 2 http://qualifications.pearson.com/content/dam/pdf/GCSE/mathematics/2015/specification-and-sample-assesment/gcse-maths-2015-specification.pdf

Assessments:

 Autumn Term Topic Type of Assessment CAT 1 Work listed above Test Spring Term CAT 2 Work listed above Test Summer Term CAT 3 Higher GCSE End of year exam

In addition to the above there is a weekly revision sheet reinforcing core skills.

Main Resources:

 Resource Details Term Text books Essential Maths higher GCSE 4-9 All Recommended reading Please see link on Maths home page All Recommended websites All Equipment Pen, pencil, full geometry set and Casio scientific calculator All

Enrichment opportunities:

 Activity Time Maths Challengers Club Friday lunchtime Intermediate Maths Challenge February Mentoring of year 8 students By invitatation all year