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Year 12 GCSE Resit Scheme of Work

Discussion in 'Mathematics' started by TeachByNumbers, Sep 6, 2016.

  1. TeachByNumbers

    TeachByNumbers New commenter

    Hi, I've just been given a year 12 class resitting their maths GCSE AQA. I was going to start by giving them a past paper and then basing my lessons off that but I fear I'd miss topics or spend too long on one topic. Has anyone got a scheme of work they have used which I can adapt, obviously I would have liked more time to plan this but as ever things always change last minute.

    Thanks for any help.
  2. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter

    First step in diagnosis: Talk to the patient. Ask your students which questions gave them difficulty and work outwards from these.
  3. TeachByNumbers

    TeachByNumbers New commenter

    See that's what I originally thought the best starting place and rather than give them a past paper to do. Talk through one with them.
  4. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter

    Use prior content strategically and do not restrict yourself to a single paper or SAM set. Cover all topics to some extent, eventually, but focus initially on those with which students had most difficulty. These will likely be those with the largest mark-weights.
  5. colinbillett

    colinbillett Occasional commenter

  6. TeachByNumbers

    TeachByNumbers New commenter

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