Maths

Director of Maths Miss E. JervisBSc Psychology
Assistant Head of Maths Mrs N. Burroughs M.Eng Mechanical Engineering
Assistant Headteacher Mrs S. Lamb BSc (Hons) Maths/MSc Numerical Analysis
Teacher of Maths Mrs D. Edge BSc (Hons) Physics
Co-ordinator of Maths KS3 Miss J. Clarke BA (Hons) Criminology
Teacher of Maths Mr J. Mulligan – BSc 2.2 Mathematics
Teacher of Maths Mr M. Green – PGCE Mathematics
Higher Level Teaching Assistant Mrs D. Mann HLTA

Per Term Topic Information

Year 7

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Number

 

Probability

Algebra

 

Problem Solving

Statistics

 

Problem Solving

Shape, Space and Measures

 

Problem Solving

Ratio

 

Proportion

Problem Solving across all areas of Mathematics
Assessment in the first two weeks of the half term Assessment in the first two weeks of the half term End of year formal assessments

Year 8

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Shape, Space and Measures

 

Ratio

Number

 

Problem Solving

Probability

 

Problem Solving

Algebra

 

Problem Solving

Statistics

 

Problem Solving

Problem Solving across all areas of Mathematics.
Assessment in the last week of the half term   Assessment in the last week of the half term End of year formal assessments

Year 9

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Number

 

Algebra

Ratio

 

Problem Solving

Shape, Space and Measures

 

Problem Solving

Statistics

 

Problem Solving

Probability

 

Problem Solving

Problem Solving across all areas of Mathematics.
Assessment in the second week of the half term Assessment in the first two weeks of the half term Assessment in the first two weeks of the half term End of year formal assessments

Year 10

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Shape, Space and Measures

 

Statistics

Probability

 

Algebra

Number

 

Problem Solving

Ratio

 

Problem Solving

GCSE Exam Technique and Problem Solving GCSE Exam Technique and Problem Solving
Assessment in the second week of the half term Assessment in the first two weeks of the half term Assessment in the first two weeks of the half term Assessment in the first two weeks of the half term End of year formal assessments

Year 11

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1
Probability

Statistics

Shape, Space and Measures

Algebra

Ratio

Number

Problem Solving

GCSE Revision GCSE Revision GCSE Revision
Assessment in the last week of the half term Assessment in the last week of the half term Assessment in the last week of the half term Assessment in the last week of the half term GCSE Examinations

Curriculum Information

Year 7

No. of lessons per fortnight Frequency and length of homework Additional learning opportunities e.g. clubs, speakers, visits, residential … Department support e.g. intervention classes, revision classes … Additional guidance for parents e.g.  exam board info, websites to support revision, books to read, useful places to visit …
6 Once a week

 

MathsWatch Worksheet, Video & Online Questions

 

Maths Club

 

Cryptography Competition

 

World Maths Day

 

Numeracy Intervention and catch up for students who are underachieving

by subject staff and Head of Department.

www.mathswatchvle.co.uk

www.well-good.org

www.bbc.co.uk/education

www.mymaths.co.uk

Year 8

No. of lessons per fortnight Frequency and length of homework Additional learning opportunities e.g. clubs, speakers, visits, residential … Department support e.g. intervention classes, revision classes … Additional guidance for parents e.g.  exam board info, websites to support revision, books to read, useful places to visit …
6 Once a week

 

MathsWatch Worksheet, Video & Online Questions

 

Maths Club

 

Cryptography Competition

 

World Maths Day

 

Numeracy Intervention and catch up for students who are underachieving

by subject staff and Head of Department.

www.mathswatchvle.co.uk

www.well-good.org

www.bbc.co.uk/education

www.mymaths.co.uk

Year 9

No. of lessons per fortnight Frequency and length of homework Additional learning opportunities e.g. clubs, speakers, visits, residential … Department support e.g. intervention classes, revision classes … Additional guidance for parents e.g.  exam board info, websites to support revision, books to read, useful places to visit …
6  

Once a week

 

MathsWatch Worksheet, Video & Online Questions

 

 

Maths Club

 

Cryptography Competition

UK Maths Challenge

Numeracy Intervention and catch up for students who are underachieving

by subject staff and Head of Department.

www.mathswatchvle.co.uk

www.well-good.org

www.bbc.co.uk/education

www.mymaths.co.uk

Year 10

No. of lessons per fortnight Frequency and length of homework Additional learning opportunities e.g. clubs, speakers, visits, residential … Department support e.g. intervention classes, revision classes … Additional guidance for parents e.g.  exam board info, websites to support revision, books to read, useful places to visit …
8  

Twice a week

 

MathsWatch Worksheet, MathsWatch Video & Questions, Diagnostic Questions &

Exam Style Questions

 

Bury College Maths Morning

UK Maths Challenge

Numeracy Intervention and catch up for students who are underachieving

by subject staff and Head of Department.

www.mathswatchvle.co.uk

www.well-good.org

www.bbc.co.uk/education

www.mymaths.co.uk

 

GCSE Revision Guides & Workbooks available from school

 

All pupils sitting

Edexcel GCSE 1MA1

Sets 0, 1, 2 & 3 = Higher

Sets 4, 5, 6 & 7 = Foundation

Year 11

No. of lessons per fortnight Frequency and length of homework Additional learning opportunities e.g. clubs, speakers, visits, residential … Department support e.g. intervention classes, revision classes … Additional guidance for parents e.g.  exam board info, websites to support revision, books to read, useful places to visit …
8  

Twice a week

 

MathsWatch Worksheet, MathsWatch Video & Questions, Diagnostic Questions &

Exam Style Questions

 

Year 11 lunch drop in revision sessions in numeracy intervention room (B floor) Intervention for students who are underachieving

by subject staff and HOD

 

Afterschool revision sessions on a Thursday.

www.mathswatchvle.co.uk

www.well-good.org

www.bbc.co.uk/education

www.mymaths.co.uk

 

GCSE Revision Guides & Workbooks available from school

 

All pupils sitting

Edexcel GCSE 1MA1

Sets 0, 1, 2 & 3 = Higher

Sets 4, 5, 6 & 7 = Foundation