The GCSE Extension materials are aimed at students who are working towards GCSE Mathematics and would benefit from exposure to mathematics beyond the GCSE specifications.
The aims of the materials are:
All of the materials have the following format:
Teachers’ notes, including solutions, are available for free from the Integral Online Resources website. To access these resources, schools/colleges must register with the FMSP. Registration is free and will also provide access to other resources and information about local events to support teachers and students. To register go to online registration.
Some suggestions for ways to use the materials:
GCSE topic | |
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NA 1 | Graphs of quadratic equations |
NA 2 | Surds |
NA 3 | Interpreting graphs |
NA 4 | Trial and improvement |
NA 5 | Functions |
NA 6 | Indices |
NA 7 | Simultaneous equations |
NA 8 | Solving quadratic equations |
NA 9 | Adding fractions |
NA 10 | Inequalities |
NA 11* | Plotting curves |
* NA 11 features a separate extension sheet
GCSE topic | |
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SSM 1 | Trigonometry 1 |
SSM 2 | Trigonometry 2 |
SSM 3 | Circles |
SSM 4^{†} | Pythagoras’ theorem |
SSM 5 | Loci |
SSM 6^{†} | Vectors |
GCSE topic | |
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HD1 | The mean from a frequency table |
HD2 | Interquartile range |
HD3 | Tree diagrams |
If you have used the resources with students and have feedback or suggestions as to how to make the resources more useful, then please contact Phil Chaffe at [email protected].
The FMSP has been superseded by the AMSP