Maths
YEAR 7
7 (1) Book 
7 (2) Book 

Unit 1 N/A 
Ch. 3 Number Patterns Ch. 9 Algebra (Introduction) 
Ch. 3 Number Patterns Ch. 9 Algebra (Introduction) 
Unit 2 N/SS 
Ch. 15 Fractions (small parts) Ch. 10 Angles 
Ch. 15 Fractions (small parts) Ch. 10 Angles 
Unit 3 N/A 
Ch. 4 Arithmetic Ch.13 Algebra (equations) 
Ch. 4 Arithmetic Ch.13 Algebra (equations) 
Unit 4 N/SS 
Ch. 6 Decimals Ch. 14 Area (rectangles, triangles and compound shapes) 
Ch. 6 Decimals Ch. 14 Area (rectangles, triangles and compound shapes) 
Unit 5 N/DH 
Ch. 11 Negative numbers Ch. 8 Probability 
Ch. 11 Negative numbers Ch. 8 Probability 
Unit 6 SS/DH 
Ch. 5 Shapes Ch. 16 Statistics 
Ch. 5 Shapes Ch. 16 Statistics 
Unit 7 SS/SS 
Ch. 12 Units of length Ch. 7 3D work 
Ch. 12 Units of length Ch. 7 3D work 
Unit 8 SS/DH 
Ch. 2 Symmetry Ch. 1 Statistics 
Ch. 2 Symmetry Ch. 1 Statistics 
YEAR 8
8 (1) Book 
8 (2) Book 
8 (3) Book 

Unit 1 N/A 
Ch. 9 Percentages and Fractions Ch. 4 Algebra 
Ch. 9 Percentages and Fractions Ch. 4 Algebra 
Ch. 9 Percentages and Fractions Ch. 4 Algebra 
Unit 2 N/SS 
Ch. 6 Negative numbers Ch. 7 Angles 
Ch. 6 Negative numbers Ch. 7 Angles 
Ch. 6 Negative numbers Ch. 7 Angles 
Unit 3 N/A 
Ch. 11 Ratio Ch. 15 Algebra 
Ch. 11 Ratio Ch. 15 Algebra 
Ch. 11 Ratio Ch. 15 Algebra 
Unit 4 N/SS 
Ch. 2 Powers and roots Ch. 12 Area 
Ch. 2 Powers and roots Ch. 12 Area 
Ch. 2 Powers and roots Ch. 12 Area 
Unit 5 DH/A 
Ch. 3 Statistics Ch. 10 Straight lines 
Ch. 3 Statistics Ch. 10 Straight lines 
Ch. 3 Statistics Ch. 10 Straight lines 
Unit 6 DH/A 
Ch. 13 Statistics Ch. 16 Linear graphs 
Ch. 13 Statistics Ch. 16 Linear graphs 
Ch. 13 Statistics Ch. 16 Linear graphs 
Unit 7 SS/A 
Ch. 5 Transformations Ch. 1 Graphs 
Ch. 5 Transformations Ch. 1 Graphs 
Ch. 5 Transformations Ch. 1 Graphs 
Unit 8SS/HD 
Ch. 14 Volume Ch. 8 Probability 
Ch. 14 Volume Ch. 8 Probability 
Ch. 14 Volume Ch. 8 Probability 
YEAR 9
9 (1) Book 
9 (2) Book 
9 (3) Book 

Unit 1 
Ch. 1 Area Ch. 2 Number 
Ch. 3 Circles Ch. 4 Statistics 
Ch. 1 Pythagoras Ch. 10 Trigonometry 
Unit 2 
Ch. 3 Symmetry Ch. 4 Statistics 
Ch. 6 Volume Ch. 7 Number revision 
Ch. 3 Circles Ch. 4 Statistics 
Unit 3 
Ch. 5 Estimation Ch. 6 Volume 
Ch. 12 Decimals Ch. 9 Statistics 
Ch. 5 Accuracy Ch. 2 Formulas 
Unit 4 
Ch. 7 Decimals Ch. 8 Algebra 
Ch. 2 Formulas Ch. 10 Probability 
Ch. 8 Brackets and rearranging formulas Ch. 6 Volume 
Unit 5 
Ch. 9 Time Ch. 10 Negative numbers 
Ch. 13 Angles Ch. 1 Pythagoras 
Ch. 7 Number Ch. 9 Statistics 
Unit 6 
Ch. 11 Statistics Ch. 12 Angles 
Ch. 16 Shapes Ch. 8 Algebra 
Ch. 11 Probability Ch. 12 Loci 
Unit 7 
Ch. 13 Formulas Ch. 14 Fractions 
Ch. 11 Algebra Ch. 14 Algebra 
Ch. 13 Algebra Ch. 15 Transformations 
Unit 8 
Ch. 15 Probability Ch. 16 Percentages 
Ch. 5 Accuracy Ch. 15 Loci 
Ch. 14 Graphs Ch. 15 Shapes 
YEAR 10 Higher Tier GCSE
Unit 2 – Noncalculator (30%)
Number
 Rounding (decimal places/significant figures)
 Equivalences (decimals/fractions/ratios/percentages)
 Directed Number
 Indices and standard form
 Four operations (decimals/fractions/negatives)
 Fraction/percentage of a quantity
 Percentage/fractional change
 Products of prime factors, LCM, HCF
 Real life money problems (bills, VAT, discounts)
 Reciprocals
 Rational and irrational numbers
 Recurring decimals
 Estimation
 Surds
Algebra
 Number patterns and nth term
 Constructing and interpreting straight line graphs of the form y = ax + b
 Quadratic and reciprocal graphs
 Transformation of functions
 Forming and simplifying expressions
 Expanding brackets and factorising expressions
 Changing the subject of a formula
 Forming and solving linear equations
 Forming and solving linear inequalities
 Forming and solving simultaneous equations
 Inequalities and regions
Geometry and measure
 Nets of solid shapes
 Drawing 3D shapes in 2D
 Properties of quadrilaterals
 Symmetry
 Angles
 Circle theorems
 Transformations
 Converting between metric units of length, mass and capacity
 Tessellations
Statistics
 Probability
Year 10 Foundation Tier GCSE
Unit 2 Noncalculator (30%)
Number
 Reading and writing whole numbers in figures and words
 Rounding to the nearest 10, 100, 1000 etc
 Rounding to a given number of decimal places /significant figures
 Equivalent decimals, fractions, percentages and ratios
 Directed number
 Number properties (odd, even, factors, multiples, primes)
 Products of prime factors (including HCF and LCM)
 Reciprocals
 Powers and roots
 Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of whole numbers, decimals, fractions and negative numbers
 Finding a fraction / percentage of a quantity
 Writing one quantity as a fraction / percentage of another
 Fractional / percentage change
 Recurring decimals
 Real life problems (money, timetables, bills)
 Estimation
Algebra
 Number patterns and nth term
 Coordinates and straight line graphs
 Drawing quadratic curves
 Simplifying expressions
 Expanding brackets and factorising expressions
 Solving simple linear equations and inequalities
Geometry and measure
 Nets of solid shapes
 Properties of quadrilaterals
 Symmetry
 Angles
 Transformations
 Metric conversions
Statistics
 Probability
Year 11 Higher Tier GCSE
Unit 1 – Mathematics in every day life (30%)
Number
 Rounding (decimal places/significant figures)
 Equivalences (decimals/fractions/ratios/percentages)
 Directed Number
 Direct and inverse proportion
 Four operations (decimals/fractions/negatives)
 Fraction/percentage of a quantity
 Percentage/fractional change
 Repeated percentage/fractional change (inc. Compound interest)
 Real life money problems (bills, foreign exchange, VAT, tax)
 Finding the original amount
 Using a calculator
 Upper and lower bounds
Algebra
 Real life graphs
 Formulae
Geometry and measure
 Use of protractor and compass
 Scale drawings and bearings
 Converting units
 Compound measure
 Perimeter and area (inc. Circles)
 Volumes of prisms
 Volumes of spheres, cones and pyramids
 Arcs, sectors and segments
Statistics
 Grouping data
 Collecting data (inc. Questionnaires)
 Averages (discrete distributions only)
 Misleading graphs
Unit 3 – Calculator (40%)
 Number
 Ratio
 Interpreting calculator display
Algebra
 Travel graphs
 Velocitytime graphs
 Substitution
 Direct and inverse proportion
 Factorising quadratic expressions
 Forming and solving quadratic equations
 Trial and improvement
Geometry and measure
 Construction of triangles, quadrilaterals and circles
 Congruent shapes
 Similar shapes
 Angles in regular and irregular polyons
 Pythagoras' Theorem
 Basic trigonometry
 Advanced trigonometry (sine/cosine rule)
 Loci
 Compound measures (speed, density)
 Perimeter, area and volume (from Unit 1)
Statistics
 Cumulative frequency diagrams
 Scatter graphs
 Averages and spread
 Histograms
The WJEC Level 2 Certificate in Additional Mathematics is also offered to the more able and talented pupils in the year group as an additional qualification to the GCSE. This is taught through a course of extracurricular classes.
YEAR 11 Foundation Tier GCSE
Unit 1 – Mathematics in every day life (30%)
Number
 Reading and writing whole numbers in figures and words
 Rounding to the nearest 10, 100, 1000 etc
 Rounding to a given number of decimal places /significant figures
 Equivalent decimals, fractions, percentages and ratios
 Directed number (practical context)
 Ordering numbers
 Efficient use of a calculator
 Order of operations with a calculator
 Rounding calculator answers to a given number of significant figures
 Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of whole numbers, decimals, fractions and negative numbers
 Finding a fraction / percentage of a quantity
 Writing one quantity as a fraction / percentage of another
 Fractional / percentage change
 Repeated percentage change
 Real life problems (money, timetables, fuel bills)
 Simple and compound interest
 Foreign exchange
 Degree of accuracy in light of context (e.g. calculator displays for money problems)
 Rounding answers up / down
 Error of measurement (including minimum and maximum bounds)
Algebra
 Real life graphs (including conversion graphs)
 Substitution into word formulae
Geometry and measure
 Use of protractor and compass
 Scale drawings and bearings
 Metric conversions
 Metric / imperial conversions
 Reading scales
 Compound measures
 Perimeters and areas of shapes (including circles and composite shapes)
 Volumes of prisms (including composite solids)
Statistics
 Sorting and tabulating data
 Collecting data (inc. Questionnaires)
 Constructing and interpreting pictograms, bar charts and pie charts for qualitative data
 Constructing and interpreting vertical line graphs for discrete data
 Temperature graphs
 Averages and grouped discrete data including comparing data
 Misleading graphs
Unit 3 – Calculator (40%)
Number
 Ratio
 Money problems
 Rounding
Algebra
 Travel graphs
 Substitution
 Trial and improvement
Geometry and measure
 Constructions with protractor and compasses
 Similar figures
 Angles in regular and irregular polygons
 Pythagoras' Theorem
 Loci
 Compound measures (speed, density)
 Perimeter, area and volume
Statistics
 Sorting data
 Pictograms, bar chats and pie charts
 Averages and spread (discrete and continuous data)
 Scatter graphs