Maths - Year 9 & 10 Information

We are following the Edexcel 9-1 syllabus.

At the end of Year 11 students will sit 1 x 1.5 hours non-calculator paper and 2 x 1.5 hours calculator papers.

Specimen papers are available through Edexcel and several of the websites shown below.

Edexcel Specimen Papers 

Schemes of work:

The GCSE Grading Scheme is explained here.

Knowledge/skills gained:

  • develop fluent knowledge, skills and understanding of mathematical methods and concepts

  • acquire, select and apply mathematical techniques to solve problems

  • reason mathematically, make deductions and inferences and draw conclusions

  • comprehend, interpret and communicate mathematical information in a variety of forms appropriate to the information and context

The attached poster shows ‘Need-to-know’ formulae.

Useful Websites:

  • MathsWatch: Students have each been given a user name and password by their teachers.

  • MyMaths: Students have been given a user name and password by their teachers.

  • Corbett maths: No log-ins needed. This has past papers, questions by topic, videos and worksheets, all with answers.

  • Maths genie: No log-ins needed. This has topics by levels to help with revision.

  • Pixi maths: No log-ins needed. This has some nice revision resources.

  • Mathsmadeeasy: Good for past papers and resources.

  • Exam solutions

  • M4ths​

KS4 homework support is offered in room 142 on a Wednesday lunchtime.

Extra support is also offered in room 142 every Monday from 8.00am to 8.40am