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Term 1 | Working in 3D, Pythagoras' Theorem and Trigonometry, Vectors & Circle Theorems | |
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3D solids, including plans and elevations. Volume and surface area of prisms, spheres, pyramids, cones, frustums and composite solids. Similar solids. Pythagoras' Theorem in 2D and 3D. Trigonometric ratios: SOHCAHTOA Exact trig values of sin, cos and tan of 30, 45 and 60 degrees. The Sine and Cosine rules. Area of a triangle = 1/2ab SinC Using Pythagoras' Theorem and trigonometry to solve 2D and 3D problems. Vectors and vector proofs. Circle theorems. | ||

Assessment: Test on: Circle theorems, constructions & loci, Working in 3D. Pythagoras' Theorem, trigonometry and vectors | Key Words and Terms | |

Term 2 | Calculations 2 (indices, standard form and surds) & Graphs 1 | |

The gradient of a straight line. The equation of a straight line, y=mx+c. Parallel and perpendicular lines. Plotting quadratic functions, including roots and turning points. Solving quadratic inequalities. Distance-time graphs. Velocity-time graphs. Reciprocals. Rules of indices. Fractional and negative indices. Surds, including rationalising the denominator. Exact calculations. Standard form. | ||

Assessment: GCSE Mock 1 Exam on all topics weeks beginning tbc. Paper 1(non-calculator) Paper 2(Calculator) Paper 3(Calculator) | Key Words and Terms | |

Term 3 | Graphs 2, Probability and Venn diagrams | |

Cubic and reciprocal functions. Exponential and trigonometric functions. Distance-time graphs. Distance-velocity graphs. Gradients and area under a curve (Trapezium rule). Equation of a circle centre the origin. Transformations and reflections of a given function. Venn diagrams and set notation. Possibility space diagrams. Probability tree diagrams and conditional probability. | ||

Assessment: | Key Words and Terms | |

Term 4 | Gradients and the area under a curve, Sequences, Units & Proportionality | |

Gradients and the area under a curve. Interpreting the gradient and area under a curve. Arithmetic and geometric sequences. Quadratic sequences. Special sequences. Compound units (speed, density and pressure). Converting between units. Direct and inverse proportion. Rates of change. Growth and decay problems. Compound interest. | ||

Assessment: GCSE Mock 2 Exam on all topics week beginning tbc. Paper 1(Non-calculator) Paper 2(Calculator) Paper 3(Calculator) | Key Words and Terms | |

Term 5 | GCSE Revision & preparation | |

GCSE Revision & preparation. | ||

Assessment: GCSE Paper 1 (Non-Calculator paper) | Key Words and Terms | |

Term 6 | GCSE Revision & Preparation | |

GCSE Revision & Preparation. | ||

Assessment: GCSE Paper 1 (Non-Calculator paper) | Key Words and Terms | |

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