Thank you to all those parents who took part in our summer survey where we asked for your opinion on how we could improve parental engagement in maths. Following on from the feedback we received we have prepared these documents and look forward to inviting you to various workshops throughout the year. Workshop details will be shared at a later date.
Module 1 overviews – these documents look in detail at the topics your child will be studying during the first module in maths.
These are the topics your child will study in Module 2 in maths.
These are the topics your child will study during module 3. KS3 will also take their end of year assessments during this module and Year 10 will complete their first series of mock examinations. Year 11 follow a bespoke revision plan during module 3.
KS5 Overviews – these documents look in detail at the topics studied over the course of the year in our A-level course.
Other important information Calculator skills – pupils must be proficient in the use of a scientific calculator. This video explains some of the important functionality which we want our pupils to be able to use.
Common mathematical methods – through discussions with parents we often hear the phrase ‘it’s all different since I went to school’. This document looks at some of the common methods used for different areas of mathematics. Our calculation policy also provides further information.
BCCET Common mathematical methods
Useful websites – there are many useful mathematics websites available. We subscribe to Hegarty Maths, which your child has their own login for and will be shown how to get the most out of during their maths lessons. These videos provide an insight to what other websites offer.
These websites contain lots of maths games and puzzles which you can complete with your child.