Term 1  Expressions, Trigonometry, Angles & Polygons  

Simplifying expressions.
Indices.
Expanding and factorising.
Algebraic fractions.
Trigonometric ratios. Use trigonometric ratios to find missing angles and lengths in rightangled triangles and to solve problems.
Angles and parallel lines.
Properties of, and angles in, triangles and quadrilaterals.
Angles in polygons.
Congruence and similarity.

Assessment: Test on: Expressions, Calculations 1, Angles and polygons
 Key Words and Terms 

Term 2  Data handling 1 & 2, Fractions, Decimals & Percentages  

Sampling.
Organising data.
Representing data: pie charts, frequency diagrams, box plots, cumulative frequency graphs, histograms.
Averages and spread (including quartiles and the interquartile range).
Scatter graphs and correlation, including correlation vs causation.
Time series.
Fractions and percentages.
Calculations with fractions.
Converting between fractions, decimals and percentages.
Recurring decimals.

Assessment: Test on: T1 topics and Data handling 1 & 2, Fractions, Decimals & Percentages  Key Words and Terms 

Term 3  Formulae & Functions & Working in 2D (bearings, area and transformations)  

Substitution into a formula and rearranging formulae.
Functions, including composite and inverse.
Algebraic expressions, identities and formulae.
Expanding and factorising double brackets, including difference of two squares.
Algebraic fractions.
Measuring lengths and angles.
Bearings.
Area of 2D shapes: triangle, parallelogram, trapezium and compound shapes.
Transformations (rotations, reflections, translations and enlargements)

Assessment: Test on: T1 and T2 topics, Formulae & Functions & Working in 2D  Key Words and Terms 

Term 4  Probability, Measures & Accuracy, Compound Measures  

Probability experiments and relative frequency.
Theoretical probability.
Mutually exclusive events and probability tree diagrams.
Estimation and approximation.
Efficient use of a calculator.
Measures and accuracy, including 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 noncalculator paper and 1 calculator paper  Key Words and Terms 

Term 5  Distance  Equations, ratio and proportion, factors, powers and roots, circles  

Solving linear equations involving fractions.
Solving quadratic equations by factorising and by using the quadratic formula.
Proportion, ratio and scales, percentage change and reverse percentages.
Factors and multiples. Powers and roots, including laws of indices.
Area and circumference of a circle, including arc length and the area of a sector. 
Assessment:  Key Words and Terms 

Term 6  Distance Learning  Working in 3D  

Students will learn more about 3D solids, including plans and elevations. They will learn how to calculate the volume and surface area of a prism, sphere, pyramid, cone, (frustum) and composite solid. Students will learn to use Pythagoras' theorem in 2D and 3D to solve problems. 
Assessment:  Key Words and Terms 

Z  Term 6  Year 10 Exams, Approximate solutions and inequalities, Constructions & Loci  

End of year 10 exams.
Approximate solutions and iteration.
Representing inequalities on a number line and as regions.
Solving inequalities.
Constructions using a ruler and compass: perpendicular bisector, angle bisector and constructing triangles.
Solving problems using loci.

Assessment: Test on: All material covered throughout Year 10.
1 noncalculator paper and 1 calculator paper  Key Words and Terms 

ZTerm 5  Equations & Inequalities, Ratio & Proportion, Factors, Powers & Roots and Circles  

Solving linear equations.
Solving quadratic equations using factorisation, completing the square and the quadratic formula.
Solving simultaneous equations.
Approximate solutions using iterative methods
Proportion.
Ratio and scales.
Percentage change and reverse percentages.
Factors and multiples.
Powers and roots including laws of indices.
Surds.
Area and circumference of a circle.
Calculating arc lengths and the area of a sector.

Assessment: Test on: T1, T2, T3 and T4 topics and Equations and inequalities, Ratio and proportion, Factors, Powers & Roots.
 Key Words and Terms 
