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Revision - Stats & Probability

Monday, 6 November 2017

Lessons Mon & Tue:

Revision of:

  • Frequency polygons
  • Pictograms
  • Stem leaf
  • Box Whisker
  • Histograms
  • Cumulative frequency
  • Estimating Mean

Direct & Inverse Proportion

Monday, 6 November 2017

Lessons

Intro to Simultaneous Linear Equations

Monday, 30 October 2017

Lesson Objective:

To be able to solve a pair of linear simultaneous equations.

Completing the Square

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to:

  • Complete the square for ax2 + bx +c
  • Identify line of symmetry of graph
  • Identify minimum point of graph

Quadratic Equations - Solve by Formula

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Lesson Objective:

To be able to solve quadratic equations by using the quadratic formula.

Home Support: TheMathsTeacher HA7

Quadratic Equations - Solve by Factorising

Monday, 16 October 2017

Lesson Objective:

To be able to solve quadratic equations with a single x2 term by factorising.

Home Support:  TheMathsTeacher HA2

Review of Mock Paper 2

Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Lesson:

We will review Mock Paper 2.

Volume & Surface Area

Monday, 9 October 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to problem solve with volumes and surface areas of:

  • Cones.
  • Spheres.
  • Cylinders.
  • Prisms.

Volume

Friday, 6 October 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to calculate the volume of:

  • cylinders
  • cones
  • spheres
  • pyramids
  • frustums

Mock Set 1 Paper 2

Wednesday, 4 October 2017

Lesson:

Mock Set 1 Paper 2 Exam Paper

Intro to Pinpoint

Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Lesson Objective:

To be able to access Pinpoint to record exam scores and generate personalised revision resources.

Rearranging Formulae

Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Lesson Objective (from Monday):

To be able to rearrange formulae.

 

Home Support: themathsteacher HA5 Rearranging Formulae

Lesson Notes

Mock Set 1 Paper 1

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Lesson:

Mock Set 1 Paper 1 Exam Paper

Revision Lesson

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

For test tomorrow review:

Mixed Number Arithmetic

Surds

Probability

Recurring Decimals

Area of Compound Shapes

Congruent Triangles / Recurring Decimals to Fractions

Monday, 25 September 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to:

  • Identify congruent triangles by SSS, SAS, AAS, RHS.
  • Convert a recurring decimal to a fraction.

Similar Figures

Friday, 22 September 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to:

  • Identify corresponding ratios in similar figures
    • Length   a : b
    • Area      a2 : b2
    • Volume a: b3
  • Solve problems based on similar figures

Revision of Rules of Indices

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to:

  • Apply the  8 rules of indices.
  • Solve similar triangle problems.

A mixed lesson - some indices revision to help with weekly homework worksheet and further work with similar triangles.

Intro to Similar Triangles

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Lesson Objective:

To be able to calculate unknown sides when given similar triangles.

Measures Problem Solving

Monday, 18 September 2017

Lesson Objective:

To be able to solve problems based on compound measures.

Work through Exercise 22.1A

Introduction to Compound Measures

Friday, 15 September 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to:

  • State the compound measures:
    • Speed = Distance / Time
    • Density = Mass / Volume
    • Pressure = Force / Area
  • Rearrange the compound measure formulae above.
  • Solve problems requiring use of these formulae. 

Upper and Lower Bounds

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to:

  • Solve problems based on upper and lower bounds.
  • Solve linear equations

Recap of linear equations to help with weekly worksheet.

Upper and Lower Bounds

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to:

  • Identify upper and lower bounds for a quantity specified to a given degree of accuracy.
  • Use upper and lower bounds to calculate maximum and minimum values of compound quantities.

Circle Theorems

Monday, 11 September 2017

Lesson Objective:

To be able to problem solve with particular reference to cyclic quadrilaterals.

GCSE Higher Tier Scheme of Work

Friday, 8 September 2017

Here is the GCSE Higher Tier Scheme of Work for both Year 10 and Year 11.

Though the cover page mentions 2015 and 2016, the scheme is up to date for 2017.

Circle Theorems

Friday, 8 September 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to:

  • State the 3 important properties of circles and the 5 circle theorems
  • Use these properties and theorems to solve circle problems

After Wednesday's introduction to the circle you should have explored the Geogebra circle theorem animations and printed off the circle theorem summary.

Year 11 Parents' Evening

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

Year 11 Parents' Evening will be on Thursday 11 January 2018.

Summer 2018 Finalised Exam Dates

Thursday, 13 July 2017

Your finalised exam dates for next summer are as follows:

Paper 1 Non-calculator Thursday 24 May am

Paper 2 Calculator Thursday 7 June am

Paper 3 Calculator Tuesday 12 June am

Each paper lasts 1 hour 30 minutes and is marked out of 80.