# Year 11 Term 2

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# Year 11 Term 2

## Estimating the Area Under a Curve

Students learn about estimating the area under a curve using the trapezium rule.  As learning progresses they in...

## Instantaneous Rates of Change

Students learn how to calculate and interpret instantaneous rates of change in different contexts.  By drawing a...

## Metric Units of Area and Volume

Students learn how to convert between metric units of area and volume using diagrams and proportional reasoning....

## Surface Area of Square Based Pyramids

Students learn how to use net drawings and apply Pythagoras' Theorem to calculate the total surface area of squ...

## Problems with Simultaneous Equations

To introduce the idea of equivalent equations the starter involves calculating the common factor between multipl...

## Solving Simultaneous Equations

At the start of the lesson students review deriving and solving a simple equation from a geometrical puzzle.  Th...

## Solving Simultaneous Equations Graphically

The start of the lesson involves recognising the properties of linear functions both algebraically and graphical...

## Algebraic Fractions Products & Quotients

In this mathematics lesson students learn how to multiply and divide with algebraic fractions.  As learning prog...

## Adding and Subtracting Algebraic Fractions

The key idea with adding and subtracting algebraic fractions is to create common denominators.  As learning prog...

## Working with Functions

Students learn how to use the correct notation to calculate outputs and inputs for complex functions.  As learni...

## Translating Functions

Students learn how to perform and describe graphical transformations in the form f(x+a) for horizontal translati...

## Stretching Functions

Students learn how to transform a graph through a horizontal stretch in the form f(ax) or vertical stretch in th...

## Solving Equations Through Iteration

Students learn how to use numerical methods to solve equations through iteration.  As learning progresses they a...

## Inverse Functions

In this mathematics lesson students learn how to find the inverse of a function using function machines.  As lea...

## Composite Functions

In this mathematics lesson students learn how to find the output of composite functions using the correct notati...

## Equations with Algebraic Fractions

Students learn how to solve equations with algebraic fractions by finding common denominators and using the bala...

### Mr Mathematics Blog

#### Area of Compound Shapes

To find the area of compound shapes students need to understand what the word compound means.

#### Preparing Students for a Mathematics Exam

Strategies that have worked well for me and I have seen work well for others.

#### Priorities for the Spring Term

At the start of the Spring Term these are three main priorities for me as the Head of Mathematics.