GCSE Maths class - Lessons
**Number**,
**Handling Data**,
**Algebra**,
**Shape, Space and Measures**
Introduction to course. Some pre requisite topics
Introductions, course structure, materials required, paperwork.

BIDMAS

Division - long and short

Division leading to a decimal

Multiplying and dividing by tens

Exercise sheet handed out
Learn multiplication tables.
Buy a calculator.
Course details,
Course outline,
The Order of Operations - BIDMAS (There is a mistake on the first part of this sheet).
GCSE Maths - Exercise Sheet, (Note that Q2 1.23 * 1.3 should be 11.23 * 1.3).
Multiplication Tables,
Mulitplying by powers of 10, Dividing by powers of 10, Solutions,
(Multiplying decimals)
Order of Operations

Understanding Place Value

Multiplying and dividing by 10s

Important Zeros

Long Division - Step-by-Step

Negative numbers, Fractions
Some BIDMAS revision questions on the board. Go through important points.

Any problems with last weeks work?

Negative numbers

Fractions

- 15 - 8 + 5 - 2 - 1
- 3 + 4 * 6 - 3 * 9
- 3 + 9 * 2 - ( 3 + 2 ) ( 7 - 3 )
- 9 + 24 / 3 * 2 - 2

Negative Numbers, A1 to B7
Fractions - Equivalent Fractions
Finish all the questions we missed out from the Negative numbers handout
Adding and Subtracting Negative Numbers

Multiplying and Dividing Signed Numbers

Multiplication of a String of Signed Numbers

The Difference Between -(6)Squared and (-6)Squared

Fraction Basics

I'm aiming to begin using the book on the 4th week (beginning 13/10/03) so for those of you who
need to obtain your own copy please bring it along to this lesson if you have it by then.
10 March 2004