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KS4 Maths

Year 9 New GCSE 1 to 9

GCSE Mathematics – Edexcel Specification 1MA1

At GCSE level all students follow the Edexcel linear programme of study.  At the end of year 11 students will sit three exam papers, either the Higher tier (9 to 4) or the Foundation tier (5 to 1).

There is no coursework element to GCSE exams.

Paper 1: Non Calculator paper

Paper 2: Calculator paper

Paper 3: Calculator paper

All papers are 90 minutes in duration and are out of 80 marks.

Four themes are studied:

Algebra

Number

Shape, Space and Measure

Handling Data

Course content:

 

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term

Calculations

Expressions

Angles and polygons

Statistics

Fractions, decimals and percentages

Formulae and functions

Geometry in 2-D

Probability


The following web links direct you to packages that the school subscribes to that are useful for consolidation, revision and extra skills practice.

www.mymaths.co.uk

https://www.mathswatchvle.com/

https://vle.mathswatch.co.uk/vle/
https://www.pearsonactivelearn.com/default.asp
http://www.mrcartermaths.com/

 

Students have their own individual login details for this to enable the system to track their progress and performance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Year 10


GCSE Mathematics – Edexcel Specification 1MA1

At GCSE level all students follow the Edexcel linear programme of study.  At the end of year 11 students will sit three exam papers, either the Higher tier (9 to 4) or the Foundation tier (5 to 1).

There is no coursework element to GCSE exams.

Paper 1: Non Calculator paper

Paper 2: Calculator paper

Paper 3: Calculator paper

All papers are 90 minutes in duration and are out of 80 marks.

Four themes are studied:

Algebra

Number

Shape, Space and Measure

Handling Data

Course content:

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term

Measures and accuracy

Equations and inequalities

Circles and constructions

Ratio and proportion

Factors, powers and roots

Graphs 1

Working in 3-D

Statistics 2

Calculations 2


The following web links direct you to packages that the school subscribes to that are useful for consolidation, revision and extra skills practice.

www.mymaths.co.uk

https://www.mathswatchvle.com/

https://vle.mathswatch.co.uk/vle/
https://www.pearsonactivelearn.com/default.asp
http://www.mrcartermaths.com/

Students have their own individual login details for this to enable the system to track their progress and performance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Year 11


GCSE Mathematics – Edexcel Specification 1MA1

At GCSE level all students follow the Edexcel linear programme of study.  At the end of year 11 students will sit three exam papers, either the Higher tier (9 to 4) or the Foundation tier (5 to 1).

There is no coursework element to GCSE exams.

Paper 1: Non Calculator paper

Paper 2: Calculator paper

Paper 3: Calculator paper

All papers are 90 minutes in duration and are out of 80 marks.

Four themes are studied:

Algebra

Number

Shape, Space and Measure

Handling Data

Course content:

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term

Graphs 2

Pythagoras’ Theorem and trigonometry

Probability

Sequences

Proportionality

Revision

Revision


The following web links direct you to packages that the school subscribes to that are useful for consolidation, revision and extra skills practice.

www.mymaths.co.uk

https://www.mathswatchvle.com/

https://vle.mathswatch.co.uk/vle/
https://www.pearsonactivelearn.com/default.asp
http://www.mrcartermaths.com/

Students have their own individual login details for this to enable the system to track their progress and performance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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