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Year 10 & 11 Higher Paper

Pearson Edexcel Maths GCSE 1MA1

Topics Covered per Half Term 

Term 

GCSE 9-1 Higher 3-Year Programme of Study Continuing for Year 10 and Year 11

Autumn 1 

3 Averages and range, collecting data, representing data 3.1 Statistical Diagrams

  • 3.2 Time Series
  • 3.3 Scatter graphs
  • 3.4 Line of Best Fit
  • 3.5 Averages and Range
  • 3.6 Statistical Diagrams 2

AT3 End-of-unit assessed task

5. Angles, polygons, parallel lines; right-angled triangles: Pythagoras and trigonometry

  • 5.1 Angle Properties of Triangles and Quadrilaterals
  • 5.2 Interior Angles of Polygons
  • 5.3 Exterior Angles of Polygons
  • 5.4 Pythagoras 1
  • 5.5 Pythagoras 2
  • 5.6 Trigonometry 1
  • 5.7 Trigonometry 2

AT5 End-of-unit assessed task

Autumn 2 

6 Real-life and algebraic linear graphs, quadratic and cubic graphs, the equation of a circle, plus rates of change and area under graphs made from straight lines

  • 6.1 Linear Graphs  
  • 6.2 More Linear Graphs
  • 6.3 Graphing Rates of Change
  • 6.4 Real life Graphs
  • 6.5 Line Segments
  • 6.6 Quadratic Graphs
  • 6.7 Cubic and Reciprocal Graphs
  • 6.8 More Graphs

AT6 End-of-unit assessed task

TEST 1 End-of-term test

Spring 1

9 Algebra: solving quadratic equations and inequalities, solving simultaneous equations algebraically

  • 9.1 Solving Quadratic Equations 1
  • 9.2 Solving Quadratic Equations 2
  • 9.3 Completing the Square
  • 9.4 Solving Simultaneous Equations
  • 9.5 More Simultaneous Equations
  • 9.6 Solving Linear and Quadratic Simultaneous Equations
  • 9.7 Solving inequalities

AT9 End-of-unit assessed task

11. Multiplicative reasoning: direct and inverse proportion, relating to graph form for direct, compound measures, repeated proportional change

  • 11.1 Growth and Decay
  • 11.2 Compound Measure
  • 11.3 More Compound Measure
  • 11.4 Ratio and Proportion

AT11 End-of-unit assessed task

Spring 2 

12. Similarity and congruence in 2D and 3D

  • 12.1 Congruence
  • 12.2 Geometric Proof and Reasoning
  • 12.3 Similarity
  • 12.4 More Similarity
  • 12.5 Similarity in 3D Solids

AT12 End-of-unit assessed task

13. Sine and cosine rules, 1/2absinC, trigonometry and Pythagoras' Theorem in 3D, trigonometric graphs, and accuracy and bounds

  • 13.1 Accuracy
  • 13.2 Graph of the Sine Function
  • 13.3 Graph of the Cosine Function
  • 13.4 The Tangent Function
  • 13.5 Calculating Areas and the Sine Rule  
  • 13.6 Cosine Rule and 2D Trig Problems
  • 13.7 Solving Problems in 3D
  • 13.8 Transforming Trig Graphs 1
  • 13.9 Transforming Trig Graphs 2

AT13 End-of-unit assessed task

TEST 2 End-of-term test

Summer 1 

14. Statistics and sampling, cumulative frequency and histograms

  • 14.1 Sampling
  • 14.2 Cumulative frequency
  • 14.3 Box Plots
  • 14.4 Drawing Histograms
  • 14.5 Interpreting Histograms
  • 14.6 Comparing and Describing Populations

AT14 End-of-unit assessed task

15. Quadratics, expanding more than two brackets, sketching graphs, graphs of circles, cubes and quadratics

  • 15.1 Solving Simultaneous Equations Graphically
  • 15.2 Representing inequalities Graphically
  • 15.3 Graphs of Quadratic Functions
  • 15.4 Solving Quadratics Equations Graphically
  • 15.5 Graphs of Cubic Functions

AT15 End-of-unit assessed task

Summer 2 

16. Circle theorems and circle geometry

  • 16.1 Radii and Chords
  • 16.2 Tangents
  • 16.3 Angles in Circles 1
  • 16.4 Angles in Circles 2
  • 16.5 Applying Circle Theorems

AT16 End-of-unit assessed task

EXAM2 End-of-year examination

Topics Covered per Half Term 

Term  Year 11
Autumn 1

17. More Algebra

  • 17.1 Rearranging Formulae
  • 17.2 Algebraic Fractions
  • 17.3 Simplifying Algebraic Fractions
  • 17.4 More Algebraic Fractions
  • 17.5 Surds
  • 17.6 Solving Algebraic Fraction Equations
  • 17.7 Functions
  • 17.8 Proof

AT17 End-of-unit assessed task

  • 18. Vectors and geometric proof
  • 18.1 Vectors and Vector Notation
  • 18.2 Vector Arithmetic
  • 18.3 More Vector Arithmetic
  • 18.4 Parallel Vectors and Collinear Points
  • 18.5 Solving Geometric Problems

AT18 End-of-unit assessed task

 

Autumn 2

19. Direct and indirect proportion: using statements of proportionality, reciprocal and exponential graphs, rates of change in graphs, functions, transformations of graphs

  • 19.1 Direct Proportion
  • 19.2 Direct and inverse proportion
  • 19.3 Inverse Proportion
  • 19.4 Exponential Functions
  • 19.5 Non-Linear Graphs
  • 19.6 Translating Graphs of Functions
  • 19.7 Reflecting and Stretching Graphs of Functions

AT19 End-of-unit assessed task

MOCK Mock examinations

Spring 1 Revision and examination preparation
Spring 2 Revision and examination preparation
Summer 1  Revision and examination preparation
Summer 2  GCSE Examinations