# Mathematics

**Head of Department:** Lewis Smith

**Second In-Charge:**Ms Shahanaz Begum

## Key Stage 3 (Year 7-9)

**Year 7:**

**Foundation:**

Unit 1: Analysing & Displaying data

Unit 2: Number Skills

Unit3: Expressions, functions and formulae

Unit4: Decimals & measures

Unit 5: Fractions

Unit 6: Probability

Unit 7: Ratio and proportion

Unit 8: Lines and angles

Unit 9: Sequences and graphs

Unit 10: Transformations

**Higher:**

Unit 1: Analysing & Displaying data

Unit 2: Number Skills

Unit3: Expressions, functions

and formulae

Unit4: Fractions

Unit 5: Angles and shapes

Unit 6: Decimals

Unit 7: Equations

Unit 8: Multiplicative reasoning

Unit 9: Perimeter, area and volume

Unit 10: Sequences and graphs

**Year 8: **

**Foundation:**

Unit 1: Number

Unit 2: Area and volume

Unit4: Expressions and equations

Unit5: Real life graphs

Unit 6: Decimals and ratio

Unit 7: Lines and angles

Unit 8: Calculating with fractions

Unit 9: Lines and angles

Unit 10: Straight line graphs

Unit 3: Fractions, decimals and %

**Higher:**

Unit 1: Factors and powers

Unit 2: Working with powers

Unit3: 2D shapes and 3D solids

Unit4: Real life graphs

Unit 5: Transformations

Unit 6: Fractions, decimals and %

Unit 7: Constructions and Loci

Unit 8: Probability

Unit 9: Scale drawings and measures

Unit 10: Graphs

**Year 9:**

**Foundation**

Unit 1: Integers and place values

Unit 2: algebra and the basics

Unit 3: Charts tables and graphs

Unit 4: Fractions decimals and Percentages

Unit 5: equations and inequalities

Unit 6: angles and parallel lines

Unit 7: Averages and Statistics

Unit 8: Area, Perimeter and Volume

**Higher**

Unit 1: Factors, Multiples and primes

Unit 2: standard form and surds

Unit 3: algebra and the basics

Unit 4: averages and Range

Unit 5: Fractions Decimal and Percentages

Unit 6: Ratio and Proportion

Unit 7 : angles and parallel lines

Unit 8: Pythagoras and trigonometry

Unit 9: Linear and quadratic graphs

## Key Stage 4 (Year 10-11)

**Year 10:**

**Foundation**

Unit 9: Graphs

Unit 10: Transformations

Unit 11: Ratio and proportions

Unit 12: Pythagoras and Trigonometry

Unit 13: Probability

Unit 14: Multiplicative Reasoning

Unit 15: Plans and elevations

Unit 16: Quadratic equations

**Higher**

Unit 10: Area, perimeter and circles

Unit 11: accuracy and bounds

Unit 12: Transformations

Unit 13: solving quadratics

And simultaneous equations

Unit 14: Inequalities

Unit 15 Probability

Unit 16: Multiplicative reasoning

**Year 11:**

**Foundation**

Unit 1: Factors, Multiples and primes

Unit 2: Equations and inequalities

Unit 3: Fractions, Decimals and percentages

Unit 4: Ratio and proportions

Unit 5: Area, perimeter and volume

Unit 6: Pythagoras, Trigonometry 2

Unit 7: Transformation 2

Unit 8: Averages and Statistics

Unit 9: Circles cylinders and cones

Unit 10: Indices and standard form

Unit 11: similarity and congruence

Unit 12: Vectors

Unit 13: Simultaneous equations

Unit 14: Rearranging Equations

Unit 15: Quadratic Equations 2

**Higher**

Unit 1: Similarity and congruence.

Unit 2: Graphs and trigonometric functions

Unit 3: Cumulative Frequency

Unit 4 : Box plots and histograms

Unit 5: Quadratic, sketching circles cubes reciprocals.

Unit 6: Circle theorems

Unit 7: Algebraic Fractions

Unit 8: changing the subject of a formula.

Unit 9: Rationalising surds and proofs

Unit 10: Vectors and geometric proofs

Unit 11: Exponentials. Series. Geometric

Unit 12: Gradient and area under graphs

Unit 13: Direct and inverse proportions

Unit 14: Iterations

## KS5

**Year 12 & 13:**

**Mathematics A-Level:** Students study a variety of topics across the two years of A Level Mathematics.

The Pearson Edexcel Level 3 Advanced GCE in Mathematics consists of three externally examined papers.

Students must complete all assessment in May/June in any single year.

Paper 1: Pure Mathematics 1 – Written examination: 2 hours (calculator)

33.33% of the qualification

100 marks

Content:

Proof; algebra and functions; coordinate geometry in the (x, y) plane; sequences and series; trigonometry; exponentials and logarithms; differentiation; integration and vectors.

Paper 2: Pure Mathematics 2 – Written examination: 2 hours (calculator)

33.33% of the qualification

100 marks

Content:

Proof; algebra and functions; coordinate geometry in the (x, y) plane; sequences and series; trigonometry; differentiation; integration and numerical methods.

Paper 3: Statistics and Mechanics – Written examination: 2 hours (calculator)

33.33% of the qualification

100 marks

The paper comprises of two sections: section A (statistics) and section B (mechanics).

Content:

Section A – Statistical sampling; data presentation and interpretation; probability; statistical distributions and statistical hypothesis testing.

Section B – Quantities and units in mechanics, kinematics, forces and newton’s laws and moments.

**Further Mathematics A-Level:** Students study a variety of topics across the two years of A Level Further Mathematics.

The Pearson Edexcel Level 3 Advanced GCE in Further Mathematics consists of four externally examined papers.

Students must complete all assessment in May/June in any single year.

Paper 1: Further Pure Mathematics 1 – Written Examination: 1 hour and 30 minutes (calculator)

25% of the qualification

75 marks

Content:

Proof; complex numbers; matrices; further algebra and functions; further calculus and further vectors.

Paper 2: Further Pure Mathematics 2 – Written Examination: 1 hour and 30 minutes (calculator)

25% of the qualification

75 marks

Content:

Complex numbers; further algebra and functions; further calculus, polar coordinates, hyperbolic functions and differential equations.

Paper 3: Further Mathematics Option 1 – Written Examination: 1 hour and 30 minutes (calculator)

25% of the qualification

75 marks

Students take one of the following options:

3A: Further Pure Mathematics 3

3B: Further Statistics 1

3C: Further Mechanics 1

3D: Decision Mathematics 1

Paper 4: Further Mathematics Option 2 – Written Examination: 1 hour and 30 minutes (calculator)

25% of the qualification

75 marks

Students take one of the following options:

4A: Further Pure Mathematics 4

4B: Further Statistics 1

4C: Further Statistics 2

4D: Further Mechanics 1

4E: Further Mechanics 2

4F: Decision Mathematics 1

4G: Decision Mathematics 2

## Independent Learning Resources

**Key Stage 3 **

- Use
**www.mymaths.co.uk**to watch video clips of topics that you have missed or found difficult. Use the practice questions to get immediate feedback on how well you are doing on a particular topic. Homework will sometime be set from mymaths. Mymaths passwords will be shared by your class teacher at the start of each year. **www.nrich.maths.org.uk**– This website has a lot of interesting problems that helps to develop your problem solving skills.- CGP revision guides can also be purchased to help with your revision

**Key Stage 4**

Pearson Edexcel

- Pearson Edexcel Revision book
- Use https://mathsapp.pixl.org.uk to watch video clips of topics that you have missed or found difficult. Use the practice questions to get immediate feedback on how well you are doing on a particular topic. Homework will sometime be set from this platform. PiXl app passwords will be shared by your class teacher at the start of each year.
- This is a website that has help videos on all Maths topics. It explains how to do each topic and then provides worksheets, questions and past exam questions on these topics to do. It also does “5 quick questions”, which is excellent way of practicing Maths every day.