# Year 10 GCSE Mathematics Curriculum

Key topics to be taught this year:

Autumn Term

Topic

1

 S14 – Algebra 2 6B – Changing the subject S15 – Number 2 2E – Ratio 2F - Indices S16 – Statistics 3 14C – Cumulative Frequency 14D – Box plots S17 – Algebra 1 4D – Factorising quadratics 4E – Difference of two squares 4F – Solving quadratic equations by factorising Test 3: S14 – S17

2

 S18 – Algebra 2 6E – Straight line graphs 6F – Curved graphs, turning points and intercepts 6G – Real life graphs 6H – Gradient – rate of change 6I – y = mx + c S19 – Geometry 4 13A – Area (non trig) 13B – Arcs and sectors of circles (non trig) S20 – Algebra 3 12A – Straight line graphs 12B – Simultaneous equations 1 12C – Finding rules for sequence (to page 393) S21 – Number 3 5D – Direct proportion Test 4: S18 – S21

1

 S22 – Algebra 1 4G – Solving problems leading to quadratics 4H – Use your maths! Which tent? S23 – Geometry 5 17A – Map scales 17B – Constructions with ruler and compasses 17C - Locus S24 – Number 1 1E – Recurring decimals 1F – Surds 1G – Use your maths! Mobile phones S25 – Geometry 3 10C – Pythagoras theorem 10D – Trigonometry 10E – Vectors 10F – Use your maths! Sand for the park Test 5: S22 - S25

2

 S26 – Statistics 2 11C - Scatter graphs 11D - Trends 11E - Sampling 11F – Use your maths! Maximising and minimising S27 – Number 2 2G – Estimating powers and roots 2H – Use your maths! Holidays S28 – Algebra 2 6J – Areas under graphs 6K – Distance/time, velocity/time graphs 6L – Equations of motion 6M – Use your maths! Hidden car costs

1

 Revision Year 10 Exam S29 – Geometry 6 18C – Angles of elevation and depression 18D – 3D co-ordinates S30 – Unit 15 Watch your money 2 – income tax, council tax Test 6: S26 - S30

2

 S31 - Geometry 2 9G – Congruent triangles 9H – Use your maths! Student finance S32 – Algebra 1 5E – Inverse proportion 5F – Use your maths! Trim it S33 – Statistics 4 14E - Histograms 14F – Comparing sets of data 14G – Use your maths! Spruce it up S34 – Geometry 4 13A – Area (trig applications) 13B – Arcs and sectors of circles (trig applications) S35 – Algebra 4 16A - Inequalities Test 7: S31 - S35

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 Day and time or term Maths Challengers Club Friday lunchtime Intermediate Maths Challenge February Mentoring of Year 8 students By invitation