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KS4 Curriculum Guide - Year 10 Maths F
Term 1Expressions, Calculations & Angles  
Terms and expressions. Simplifying expressions . Rules of indices. Expanding and factorising into single brackets. Place value and rounding. Adding and subtracting. Multiplying and dividing. Angles and parallel lines. Angles in triangles and quadrilaterals. Congruence and similar shapes. Angles in polygons.
Assessment: Test on: Expressions, Calculations & Angles Key Words and Terms
Term 2Data Handling, Fractions, Decimals & Percentages  
Sampling and data collection. Organising data. Representing data: two-way tables, frequency tables, stem and leaf diagrams, pictograms, bar charts, frequency trees. Averages and the range. Grouped frequency tables and estimating the mean from a grouped frequency table. Scatter graphs and correlation. Fractions, decimals and percentages. Calculations with fractions. Converting between fractions, decimals and percentages.
Assessment: Test on: T1 topics and Data Handling, Fractions, Decimals and Percentages Key Words and Terms
Term 3Formulae & functions & working in 2D  
Substituting into formulae, using standard formulae and rearranging formulae. Equations, identities and functions. Expanding and factorising double brackets. Measuring lengths and angles. Bearings Area of 2D shapes: rectangle, triangle, parallelogram, trapezium, compound shapes. Transformations: rotations, reflections, enlargements and translations.
Assessment: Test on: T1 and T2 topics. Formulae & functions & Working in 2DKey Words and Terms
Term 4Probability, Measures & Accuracy   
Probability experiments, expected outcomes and relative frequency. Theoretical probability. Mutually exclusive events. Estimating calculations. Using a calculator. Metric units. Limits of accuracy: error intervals and upper and lower bounds.
Assessment: Test on: All material covered in this term and previous terms 1 Non-Calculator paper and 1 Calculator paperKey Words and Terms
Term 5Solving equations & Inequalities, Ratio & Proportion, Factors and multiples, Circles   
Solving linear equations with brackets and/or fractions. Solving quadratic equations algebraically and by factorising. Simultaneous equations. Proportion and ratio. Scales and scale diagrams. Percentage change. Factors and multiples, including HCF/LCM. Product of prime factors Parts of a circle. The area and circumference of a circle.
Assessment: Test on: T1, T2, T3 and T4 topics and Equations & inequalities, Ratio & proportion, Factors and multiples, and Circles Key Words and Terms
Term 6Exams, Powers and roots, Further Circles, Constructions & Loci 
Circles: calculating arc length and the area of a sector Calculations involving powers and roots Standard ruler and compass constructions: perpendicular bisector, angle bisector, constructing triangles Solving problems using loci
Assessment: Test on: All material covered throughout Year 10 1 Calculator paper and 1 non-calculator paper Key Words and Terms