Maths

At Bradford Academy  the maths department follow the new Edexcel GCSE in maths specification that takes an innovative mastery approach to tackle the increase in demand.  The course is designed to help learners build fluency and nurtures confidence in maths, focuses on problem-solving and reasoning throughout.  It stretches the most able mathematicians as well as supporting  low attaining learners to help them master the basics.

Term 1
Key Learning Objectives Prime Factors, Standard Form, Surds, Indices, Equation, Sequences
Key Activities / Homework Homework is completed on MyMaths, Active Learn or through Course Specific Workbooks
Assessments Unit Tests & Edexcel Sample Assessment 1
Suggest reading & support materials Edexcel Revision Guide and Workbook

 

Term 2
Key Learning Objectives Scatter Graphs, Averages and Range, Cumulative Frequency, Histograms and Probability
Key Activities / Homework Homework is completed on MyMaths, Active Learn or through Course Specific Workbooks
Assessments Unit Tests & Edexcel Sample Assessment 2
Suggest reading & support materials Edexcel Revision Guide and Workbook

 

Term 3
Key Learning Objectives Fractions, Decimals and percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Compound Interest
Key Activities / Homework Homework is completed on MyMaths, Active Learn or through Course Specific Workbooks
Assessments Unit Tests & Edexcel Sample Assessment 3
Suggest reading & support materials Edexcel Revision Guide and Workbook