KS4 Curriculum Guide - Year 10 Maths F
Term 1Expressions, Trigonometry & Angles  
Terms and expressions. Simplifying expressions . Rules of indices. Expanding and factorising into single brackets. Trigonometric ratios. Use trigonometric ratios to find missing angles and lengths in right-angled triangles and 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 2Data 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 3Formulae & 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 2DKey Words and Terms
Term 4Probability, Measures & Accuracy, Compound Measures   
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. Students will calculate 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 paperKey Words and Terms
Term 5 - DistanceSolving equations, ratio & proportion, factors and multiples, and circles
Solve linear equations with brackets and/or fractions. Proportion, ratio, scales and scale diagrams, and percentage change. Factors and multiples, including Highest Common Factor (HCF) and Lowest Common Multiple (LCM). Using these to solve problems. Identify parts of a circle. Calculate the area and circumference of a circle and semi-circle.
Assessment: Key Words and Terms
Term 6 - Distance LearningFactors, Powers and Roots, Working in 3D
Students will learn about factors and multiples, the product of prime factors and HCF/LCM. They will complete calculations involving powers and roots. Students will complete work on 3D shapes, including the mathematical names and properties of 3D shapes, learn about faces, edges and vertices, nets of solids and plans and elevations. They will work out the volume & surface area of a cuboid, prism, cylinder, sphere, pyramid, and cone.
Assessment: Key Words and Terms
Z - Term 6Exams, 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
Z-Term 5Solving 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