Mathematics

Core Mathematics

  • Number – 4 operations, rounding, fractions, decimals and percentages
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Algebra – simplifying expressions, solving equations, sequences
  • Shape – angles, area, volume and transformations
  • Data Handling and Averages
  • Probability
  • Number – rounding and estimation, fractions, decimals, percentages and standard form
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Algebra – algebraic manipulation, solving harder equations, linear graphs and linear sequences
  • Shape – angles, construction, Pythagoras theorem, area, volume and transformations
  • Data handling and averages
  • Probability
  • Number – rounding and estimation, fractions, decimals, percentages and standard form
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Algebra – algebraic manipulation, solving harder equations, linear and curved graphs, linear and quadratic sequences
  • Shape – construction, Pythagoras theorem, trigonometry, surface area, volume and transformations
  • Data handling and averages
  • Probability

Throughout the year, students will cover topics under the following headings, at both Foundation and Higher level:

  • Number
  • Algebra
  • Ratio, proportion and rates of change
  • Geometry and measures
  • Probability
  • Statistics

Throughout the year, students will cover topics under the following headings, at both Foundation and Higher level:

  • Number
  • Algebra
  • Ratio, proportion and rates of change
  • Geometry and measures
  • Probability
  • Statistics

Further Maths

  • Number – Surds
  • Algebra – Indices, Sequences, Manipulating Expressions, Solving Equations and Simultaneous Equations, Inequalities, Differentiation
  • Shape – Matrices and Transformations
  • Algebra – Manipulating Expressions, Algebraic Proof, Functions and Graphs
  • Shape – Circle Theorems, Geometric Proof, Trigonometric Graphs, Equations and Identities

GCSE Statistics

  • Data Collection and Sampling
  • Processing and Representing Data
  • Analysing and Summarising Data
  • Probability
  • Index Numbers
  • Probability Distributions

Please contact Mrs Sarah Smallwood to find out more information on the Mathematics curriculum.