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Term 1 | Expressions, Trigonometry & Angles | |
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Terms and expressions. Simplifying expressions. Rules of indices. Expanding and factorising into single brackets. Trigonometric ratios to find missing angles and lengths in right-angled triangles and to solve problems. 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 2 | Data 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 3 | Formulae & 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 2D | Key Words and Terms | |

Term 4 | Probability, Measures & Accuracy, Compound Units | |

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. Calculating measures of speed, distance, time, density, mass and volume. | ||

Assessment: Test on: All material covered in this term and previous terms 1 Non-Calculator paper and 1 Calculator paper | Key Words and Terms | |

Term 5 | Solving 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 6 | Exams, 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 | |