The King's School Grantham

Isaac Newton's School

    Year 13 Mathematics Curriculum

    Key topics to be taught this year:

    Autumn Term

    Topic

    Further details about the topic

    1

    Core 3: Exponentials and Logarithms, Differentiation, Numerical Methods

    End of chapter summary homework will be set to assess progress

    2

    Core 4: Partial Fractions, Binomial Expansion, Further Differentiation and Coordinate Geometry

    End of chapter summary homework will be set to assess progress

     

    Statistics 1: Modelling in Probability and Statistics, Representation and Summary of Data and Probability

    End of chapter summary homework will be set to assess progress

    Spring Term

     

     

    1

    Core 4: Integration, Differential Equations

    End of chapter summary homework will be set to assess progress

    Statistics 1: Correlation, Regression and  Discrete Random Variables

    End of chapter summary homework will be set to assess progress

    2

    Core 4: Vectors

    Revision Core 3 and 4

    End of chapter summary homework will be set to assess progress

    Past paper practice

     

    Statistics 1: The normal distribution

    Revision

    End of chapter summary homework will be set to assess progress

    Past paper practice

    Summer Term

     

     

    1

    Revision: Core 3 and Core 4

    Past paper practice

     

    Revision: Statistics 1

    Past paper practice

    Assessments:

    Autumn Term

    Topic

    Type of Assessment

    CAT 1

    Core 3

    Past paper

    CAT 2

    Core 3

    Past paper

    Spring Term

     

     

    CAT 3

    Core 3 and Core 4

    Mock Exam

     

    Statistics 1

     

    Main Resources:

    Resource

    Details 

    Term 

    Text books

    A2 Core for Edexcel

    Edexcel AS and Modular Maths S1

    All

    Recommended reading

    Please see link on Maths home page

    All

    Recommended websites

    http://www.mathsnetalevel.com/

    http://nrich.maths.org/frontpage

    http://www.edexcel.com/quals/gce/gce08/maths/Pages/default.aspx

    All

    Equipment

    Pen, pencil, full geometry set and Casio scientific calculator

    All

    Enrichment opportunities:

    Activity

    Day and time

    Maths Challengers Club

    Friday lunchtime

    Senior Maths Challenge

    November

    Senior House Maths Challenge

    October

    Senior Team Maths Challenge

    November

    Mentoring year 11 students By invitation from September to May