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Lead Teacher - Mr Ian White

i.white@dittonparkacademy.co.uk

Key Stage 3 - Years 7 and 8

Curriculum Information 

No of Lessons per fortnight

Home Learning

Additional Learning Opportunities

Dept Support

Additional Guidance

Year 7/8 -  7

Year 7/8 - 1 per week for 30 mins

1 per fortnight on Maths watch

1 per fortnight written task in exercise book

Year 7/8

Stretch and challenge club

Maths challenge trips

Year 7/8

Key skills development

Homework support


Maths watch; Maths Genie; Corbett Maths; Khan Academy

Useful books to read:The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets; Any puzzle books

Places to visit: Bletchley Park; Thorpe Park and visit the teaching centre.

Per Term Topic Information for Year 7

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

All sets

Number 1: Number Properties & Calculations

Algebra 1: Algebraic expressions

Sets A/D

Shape, space & measure 1: Angles

Number 2: Fractions, decimals & percentages

Sets B/E; C/F

Shape, space & measure 1: Angles

Sets A/D

Statistics & probability 1: Statistics, graphs & charts

Sets B/E

Number 2: Fractions, decimals & percentages

Set C/F

Number 2: Calculations with decimals

Algebra 2: Functions, equations & formulae

Sets A/D

Algebra 2: Sequences & graphs

Sets B/E

Statistics & probability 1: Statistics, graphs & charts

Set C/F

Shape, space & measure 2: Area, perimeter & volume

Sets A/D

Space, shape & measure 2: Area, perimeter & volume

Sets B/E

Algebra 2: Sequences & Graphics

Sets C/F

Number 3: Fractions, decimals & percentages

Sets A/D

Number 3: Ratio & proportion

Revision

Sets B/E

Shape, space & measure 2: Area, perimeter & volume

Revision

Sets C/F

Algebra 3: Sequences

Revision

Per Term Topic Information for Year 8

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

Set A/D

Statistics & probability 2: Probability

Set B/E

Number 3: Ratio & proportion

Statistics & probability 2: Probability

Set C/F

Statistics & probability 1: Statistics, graphs & charts

Shape, space & measure 3: Graphs

Sets A/D

Algebra 3: Equations & formulae

Shape, space & measure 3: Transformations & constructions

Set B/E

Algebra 3: Functions, equations & formulae

Sets C/F

Number 4: Factors, multiples & primes

Algebra 4: Graphs

Set A/D

Number 4: Factors, multiples & primes

Sets B/E

Shape, space & measure 3: Constructions & transformations

Sets C/F

Statistics & probability 2: Probability

Sets A/D

Algebra 4: Inequalities & quadratics

Sets B/E

Number 4: Factors, multiples & primes

Algebra 4: Inequalities & quadratics

Sets C/F

Shape, space & measure 4: Constructions

Number 5: Ratio & proportion

 

Sets A/D

Shape, space & measure 4: Circles, bearings & right angle triangles

Statistics & probability 3: Analysing data from frequency tables

Sets B/E

Shape, space & measure 4: Circles, bearing & right angle triangles

Statistics & probability 3: Analysing data

Sets C/F

Shape, space & measure 5: Transformations

Statistics & probability 3: Analysing data from frequency tables

Sets A/D Revision

Sets B/E

Statistics and probability 3: Graphs and charts

Revision

Sets C/F

Revision

Key Stage 4 - Years 9, 10 and 11

Curriculum Information 

No of Lessons per fortnight

Home Learning

Additional Learning Opportunities

Dept Support

Additional Guidance

Yrs 9-11

7

Yr 9-11 - 1 per week for 30 mins

1 per fortnight on Maths watch

1 per fortnight written task in exercise book

Stretch and challenge club

Maths Challenge Trips

Homework Support

Sixth Form Mentor support

Yr 11

Sixth Form Mentor Support

Target 5

Maths watch Support

Exam Paper

Year 9-11

Useful websites:

Maths watch, Maths Genie, Corbett Maths, Khan Academy

Useful Revision Guides:CGP higher - ISBN: 9781782944034 CGP foundation – ISBN: 9781782943990 (both items can be purchased from the school shop)

Useful books to read: The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets; Any puzzle books

Places to visit: Bletchley Park; Thorpe Park and visit the teaching Centre.

Per Term Topic Information for Year 9

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

Foundation

Unit 1a - Integers and place value

Unit 1b - Decimals

Unit 2a - Algebra the basics

Higher

Unit 1a - calculations, checking and rounding

Unit 1b - indices, roots, reciprocals and hierarchy of operations

Unit 1c - Factors, multiples, primes, Standard Form and surds.

Foundation

Unit 1c - indices, Powers and roots

Unit 1d - Factors, Multiples and Primes

Unit 4a - Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Higher

Unit 2a - Algebra the basics

Unit 2b - Sequences

Foundation

Unit 4b - Percentages

Unit 11a - Ratio

Uit 11b - proportion

Higher

Unit 4a - Fractions and Percentages

Unit 4b - Ratio and proportion

Foundation

Unit 6a - Properties of shapes, parallel lines etc

Unit 6b - Interior and exterior angles of polygons

Unit 2b - Expressions and substitutions and formulae

Higher

Unit 5a - Polygons, angles and parallel lines.

Unit 6a - Graphs the basics and real life graphs

Unit 6b - Linear graphs and coordinate geometry

Foundation

Unit 5a - Equations and inequalities

Unit 5b - Sequences

Unit 9a - Real life graphs

Higher

Unit 7a - Perimeter, Area and Circles

Unit 16a - Circle theorems

Unit 8a - Transformations

Foundation

Unit 9b - Straight line graphs

Unit 8 - Perimeter, area and volume

Higher

Unit 8b - Constructions, loci and bearings

Per Term Topic Information for Year 10

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

Foundation

Unit 3a - Tables, charts and graphs

Unit 3b - Pie Charts

Unit 3c - Scatter graphs

Unit 7 - Statistics, sampling and the averages

Higher

Unit 3a - Averages and range 

Unit 3b - Representing and interpreting data and scatter graphs

Unit 10 - Probability

Foundation

Unit 13 - Probability

Higher

Unit 14a - Collecting data

Unit 14b - Cumulative frequency, Box plots and histograms

Unit 7b - 3D forms and volume, cylinders, cones and spheres

Foundation

Unit 17 - Circles, Cylinders, cones and spheres

Unit 19a - similarity and congruence in 2D

Higher

Unit 7c - Accuracy and bounds

Unit 9a - Solving quadratic and simultaneous equations

Foundation

Unit 10 - Transformations

Higher

Unit 9b - Inequalities

Unit 5b - Pythagoras theorem and trigonometry

Foundation

Unit 12 - Right angled triangles, Pythagoras and trigonometry

Unit 14 - Multiplicative reasoning

Unit 15a - Plans and elevations

Higher

Unit 6c - Quadratic, cubic and other graphs

Unit 11 - Multiplicative reasoning 

Unit 12 - Similarity and congruence in 2d and 3d

Foundation

Unit 15b - Constructions, loci and bearings

Higher

Unit 13a - Graphs of Trigonometric functions

 Per Term Topic Information for Year 11

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

Foundation

Unit 16a - Quadratic equations, expanding and factorising

Unit 16b - Quadratic equations and graphs

Higher

Unit 13b - Further Trigonometry

Unit 15 - Quadratics, expanding and graphs

Unit 16b Circle geometry

Foundation

Unit 18b - indices and standard form

Unit 19b - vectors

Higher

Unit 17 - Changing the subject of more complex formulae etc

Unit 18 - vectors and geometric proof

Foundation

Unit 20 - Rearranging equations etc

Higher

Unit 19a - Reciprocal and exponential graphs

Foundation

Revision

Higher

Unit 19b - Direct and inverse proportion

Foundation

Key topic revision

Higher

Key topic revision

Foundation

Revision using exam papers

Higher

Revision using exam papers

Key Stage 5 - Years 12 and 13

Curriculum Information 

No of Lessons per fortnight

Home Learning

Additional Learning Opportunities

Dept Support

Additional Guidance

Yr 12 (A-Level Maths) - 9

Core Maths - 6

Applied Maths - 3

Yr 12 (Further Maths) - 4

Compulsory - 2

Option - 2

Year 13 (A-Level Maths) - 9

Core - 6

Applied Maths - 3

Yr 13 Further Maths - 4

Compulsory - 2

Option - 2

Homework will be set every week and will last for around 60 mins

Maths mentor support club

Maths challenge trips

Sixth Form intervention

All Years

Useful Websites:

Corbett Maths Khan Academy

Useful books to read:
The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets
Alan Turing, the Enigma
The Man Who Knew Infinity R.Kanigel
Any puzzle books
Any books relating to Maths in the real world​

Places to visit:
Bletchley park
Thorpe Park and visit the teaching centre
Oxford University and visit the Engineering /Maths Departments and watch one of their live lectures  

Useful textbooks - Yr 12 (A-Level Maths)​​Edexcel AS and A level Mathematics Statistics & Mechanics - ISBN: 9781292232539
Edexcel AS and A level Mathematics Pure Mathematics - ISBN: 9781292183398

Yr 12 Further Maths Edexcel AS and A level Further Mathematics Core Pure Mathematics Book  - ISBN: 9781292183336
Edexcel AS and A level Further Mathematics Decision Mathematics 1  - ISBN: 9781292183299

Yr 13 A-Level Maths Edexcel A level Mathematics Statistics & Mechanics Year 2 - ISBN: 9781446944073
Edexcel A level Mathematics Pure Mathematics Year 2 - ISBN: 9781292183404

Yr 13 Further Maths

Edexcel A level Further Mathematics Core Pure Mathematics Book 2   - ISBN: 9781292183343
Edexcel AS and A level Further Mathematics Further Mechanics 1  - ISBN: 9781292183312
Edexcel AS and A level Further Mathematics Further Statistics 1 - ISBN: 978129218337

Per Term Information Year 12 (A-Level Maths)

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

Core

Algebraic Expressions

Quadratics

Equations and inequalities

Graphs and transformations

Straight line graphs

circles

Trigonometric ratios

Applied

Data Collection

Measures of location and spread

Core

Algebraic methods

The binomial expansion

Applied

Representation of data

Modelling in mechanics

Core

Trigonometric identities and equations

Vectors

Applied

Correlation

Constant acceleration

Core

Differentiation

Applied

Probability

Forces and motion

Core

Integration

Applied

Statistical distributions

Core

Exponentials and logarithms

Applied

Hypothesis testing

Variable accelerations

Per Term Topic Information for Year 12 (Further Maths)

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

Compulsory

Complex numbers

Argand diagrams

Option

Algorithms

Graphs and networks

Compulsory

Series

Roots of polynomials

Option

Algorithms on graphs

Route inspection

Compulsory

Volumes of revolution

Matrices

Option

The travelling salesman problem

Compulsory

Linear transformations

Option

Linear programming

Compulsory

Proof by induction

Option

The simplex algorithm

Compulsory

Vectors

Option

Critical path analysis

 Per Term Topic Information for Year 13 (A-level Maths)

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

Core

Further algebraic methods

Functions and graphs

Sequences and series

Applied

Regression, correlation and hypothesis testing

Moments

Forces and friction

Core

Binomial expansion

Radians

Trigonometric functions

Applied

Conditional probability

Projectiles

Core

Trigonometry and modelling

Parametric equations

Further differentiation

Applied

The normal distribution

Applications of forces

Core

Numerical methods

Further integration

Further vectors

Applied

The normal distribution

Further kinematics

Core

Revision

Applied

Revision

Core

Revision

Applied

Revision

Per Term Topic Information for Year 13 (Further Maths)

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2

Compulsory

Further complex numbers

Further series

Option

Discreet random variables

Poisson distributions

OR

Momentum and impulse

Work, energy and power

Compulsory

Methods in calculus

Further volumes of revolution

Option

Geometric and negative binomial distributions

Hypothesis testing

OR

Elastic strings and springs

Compulsory

Polar coordinates

Hyperbolic functions

Option

General limit theorem

Chi-squared tests

OR

Elastic collisions in one dimension

Compulsory

Methods in differential equations

Modelling with differential equations

Option

Probability generating functions

Quality of tests

OR

Elastic collisions in two dimensions

Compulsory

Revision

Option

Revision

Compulsory

Revision

Option

Revision