Year 11 Term 3

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Year 11 Term 3

Revising 3D Trigonometry

Students revise how to use the Sine, Cosine and Tangent ratios to calculate unknown angles and lengths in 3D sha...

Revising Angle Properties

Students revise how to calculate unknown angles on a straight line, in a triangle and about a point.  Later, as ...

Revising Calculating Exchange Rates

Students revise how to use exchange rates to convert between different currencies.  Later, as learning progresse...

Revising Calculations with Negative Numbers

Students revise how to add, subtract, multiply and divide with negative numbers.  Later, as learning progresses ...

Revising Conditional Probability

Students revise how to calculate a theoretical probability based on two or more conditional events.  Later, as l...

Revising Expectation and Mutually Exclusive Events

Students revise how to calculate the probability of an event not happening using mutual exclusivity.  Later, as ...

Revising Function Machines

Students revise how to use function machines to identify the order of operations.  Later, as learning progresses...

Revising Highest Common Factors

Students revise how to calculate all the common factors of two or more integeres.  Later, as learning progresses...

Revising Imperial and Metric Conversions

Students revise how to convert between imperial and metric units of length, weight and capacity.  Later, as lear...

Revising Limits of Accuracy and Error Intervals

Students revise how to find the limits of accuracy for calculations involving rounded numbers.  As learning prog...

Revising Modelling Variations

Students revise how to model direct and inverse variations by setting up an equation involving the constant of p...

Revising Performing and Describing Transformations

Students revise how to perform and describe rotations, reflections, translations and enlargements to a positive ...

Revising Plotting Straight Line Graphs

Students revise how to plot straight line graphs in the form y = mx + c.  Later, as learning progresses student ...

Revising Powers and Roots

Students revise how to calculate square and cube numbers and their roots using mental and calculator methods.  L...

Revising Problems with Circles

Students revise how to calculate the area and circumference of circles and circular shapes.  Later, as learning ...

Revising Problems with Similar Shapes

Students revise how to calculate unknown lengths, areas and volumes of mathematically similar shapes.  Later, as...

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Getting Ready for a New School Year

When getting ready for a new school year I have a list of priorities to work through. Knowing my team have all the information and resources they need to teach their students gives me confidence we will start the term in the best possible way.  Mathematics Teaching and Learning Folder All teachers receive a folder […]

Mathematics OFSTED Inspection – The Deep Dive

Earlier this week, my school took part in a trial OFSTED inspection as part of getting ready for the new inspection framework in September 2019. This involved three Lead Inspectors visiting our school over the course of two days. The first day involved a 'deep dive' by each of the Lead Inspectors into Mathematics, English […]

How to Solve Quadratics by Factorising

The method of how to solve quadratics by factorising is now part of the foundational knowledge students aiming for higher exam grades are expected to have.   Here is an example of such a question. Solve x2 + 7x – 18 = 0 In my experience of teaching and marking exam papers students often struggle with […]