Maths

"Building Mathematicians, brick by brick.

 Our aim is to build confident and fluent users of Mathematics by developing students:

Basic skills 

Resilience

Independence

Curiosity

Knowledge."


Subject Area:

Mathematics

 

Head of Subject:

Ms M Smiech

Teaching staff:

Mrs C McCloskey
Miss L Rowe
Mr A Pridham
Mrs N Wood

Yr 9, 10 & 11 Course Title

GCSE Mathematics

KS4 Exam Board and Course Number

Edexcel GCSE 1MA1

Examination Information

 
 

 

 

Course aims

The aims and objectives of the Pearson Edexcel Level 1/Level 2 GCSE (9–1) in Mathematics are to enable students to: ● develop fluent knowledge, skills and understanding of mathematical methods and concepts ● acquire, select and apply mathematical techniques to solve problems ● reason mathematically, make deductions and inferences, and draw conclusions ● comprehend, interpret and communicate mathematical information in a variety of forms appropriate to the information and context.

Year 7 and 8 Course:

Year 7 are working on 'Mastery Mathematics'

Year 8 are working on key skills and functional elements of mathematics.

 

Year 7 and 8 Course Details

Stages 5, 6, 7, and 8:

Number – 25%

Ratio, Proportion and Rates of Change – 25 %

Algebra – 20%

Geometry and Measure – 15%

Statistics and Probability – 15%

Stages 9, 10 and 11:

Number – 15%

Ratio, Proportion and Rates of Change – 20 %

Algebra – 30%

Geometry and Measure – 20%

Statistics and Probability – 15%

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