The King's School Grantham

Isaac Newton's School

    Year 11 GCSE Mathematics Curriculum

    Key topics to be taught this year:

    Autumn Term

    Topic

    1

    S36 – Geometry 1

    3E – Angles in circles

    3F – Proving circle properties

    3G – Use your maths! Save it in the home

    S37 – Algebra 3

    12C – Finding rules for sequences (from page 394)

    12D – Completing the square and finding turning points

    12E - Quadratic formula

    12E – Simultaneous equations 2

    S38 – Statistics 1

    8F – Venn diagrams, set notation

    8G – Independent events – the AND rule

    8H – The OR rule

    8I – Probability trees

    8J – Conditional probability

    8K – Use your maths! Bills

    S39 – Geometry 4

    13C – Volume of prisms

    13D – Volume of spheres, pyramids and cones

    13E – Surface area

    S40 – Algebra 2

    6C – Functions, notation, inverses, composite

    Test 8: S36 - S40

     

    2

    S41 – Algebra 3

    12G – Equations of circles and tangents to circles

    12H – Exponential functions

    12I – Graphical solution of equations

    12J – Use your maths! Fee the dogs

    S42- Geometry 4

    13F – Similar shapes

    13G – Areas and volumes of similar shapes

    13H – Use your maths! Car insurance

    S43 – Algebra 4

    16B – Algebraic fractions

    16C – Equations with fractions

    S44 – Geometry 5

    17D – Graphs of sine, cosine and tangent

    17E – Equations involving trig functions

    17F – Translations and reflections of functions

    17G – Use your maths! Car wash

    Test 9: S41 - S44

     

     

    Revision for Year 11 Mock Exams

    Spring Term

     

    1

    S45 – Algebra 2

    6D - Iteration

    S46 – Geometry 5

    18E – Sine and cosine rule

    18F – Trigonometry in 3D

    18G – Use your maths! The real cost

    S47 – Algebra 4

    16D - Algebraic proof

    16E – Use your maths! Buying a house

    Test 10: S45 - S47

     

    2

    Revision

    Summer Term

     

    1

    Revision

    2

    N/A

    Assessments:

    Autumn Term

    Topic

    Type of Assessment

    CAT 1

    Work listed above

    Test

    CAT 2

    Mock Exam GCSE Calc and Non-Calc papers

    Test

    Spring Term

     

     

    CAT 3

    Work listed above

    Test

    Summer Term

     

     

    CAT 4

    N/A

    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

     

    Recommended websites

    http://www.cimt.plymouth.ac.uk/

    http://www.mathsnetgcse.com/    

    http://nrich.maths.org/frontpage

    All

    Equipment

    Pen, Pencil, full geometry set and  Casio scientific calculator

    All

    Enrichment opportunities:

    Activity

    Day and time

    Maths Challengers Club

    Friday lunchtime

    F1 Simulation

    Wednesday Lunchtime

    Intermediate Maths Challenge

    February

    Mentoring year 9 students

    By invitation all year