Y10 Curriculum Map Overview

 

English Text

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6
Jekyll & Hyde/ A Christmas Carol (Pre 1914 TEXT)/ Unseen Poetry 

Poetry Anthology (Power and Conflict)/Unseen Poetry 

Recall: Pre 1914 text 

Macbeth (Shakespeare)/Unseen Poetry 

Recall: Pre 1914 text/Anthology 

 

English skills focus

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6
Narrative/Descriptive writing  Non-fiction writing  Narrative/Descriptive writing 

Maths

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6

 

Congruence, Similarity & Enlargement 

Trigonometry 

Equations & Inequalities 

 

Representing Solutions 

Simultaneous Equations 

 

Angles and bearings 

Working with circles 

Vectors 

 

Ratios & Fractions 

Percentages and interest 

Probability 

 

Data 

Non Calculator methods 

Types of number and sequences 

Indices and roots 

 

Science

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6

Health, disease and the development of medicines. 

Acids and alkalis. 

Waves, light and the electromagnetic spectrum. 

Plant structures and their functions. 

Calculations involving masses.  

Electrolytic processes. 

Radioactivity. 

Ecosystems and material cycles. 

Groups in the periodic table, rates of reaction and energy changes. 

Energy – forces doing work. 

 

RE

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6
Origins and Meaning (Part 2: Creation of Adam) Good and Evil  Judaism Beliefs and Teachings 

 

 

Judaism Practices 

 

 

Life and Death

History

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6

Conflict ad Tension: First World War 1894-1918 

The causes of the First World War 

The Alliance system 

Anglo-German Rivalry 

Outbreak of war 

Conflict ad Tension: First World War 1894-1918 continued  

 

The First World War: Stalemate 

 

The Schlieffen Plan 

 

The Western Front 

 

Conflict ad Tension: First World War 1894-1918 continued 

Wider war 

Ending the war 

Changes  in the Allied Forces 

Military Development in 1918 

Conflict ad Tension: First World War 1894-1918 continued 

Germany surrenders 

Practice Questions Paper 1: Conflict and Tension: First World War 

Germany 1890 – 1945 

Part 1: Germany and the growth of democracy 

The difficulties of ruling Germany 

Impact of the First World War 

Germany 1890 – 1945 

Part 1 continued: Germany and the growth of democracy 

The Stresemann era 

Part 2: Germany and the Depression 

The Depression and the rise of the Nazis 

The failure of Weimar democracy 

 

Geography

Half Term 1  Half Term 2  Half Term 3  Half Term 4  Half Term 5  Half Term 6 

Global Eco Systems – Hot Deserts 

Changing Economic World 

Glaciation  

Urban Issues and Challenges 

 

French

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 3 Half Term 4

De la ville à la campagne 

Talking about your region 

De la ville à la campagne 

Discussing town and the weather

Le grande large 

Talking about holidays 

Au college 

Talking about school 

Spanish

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6

Intereses e influencias 

Talking about free time 

Intereses e influencias 

Talking about entertainment 

Ciudades  

Talking about town 

De costumbre  

Talking about daily life 

De costumbre 

Talking about going out 

Astronomy

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6

Time and the Earth –  Moon and sun cycles 

Formation of the planetary systems 

Exploring Starlight 

Stellar Evolution 

Our Galaxy 

Cosmology 

Revision and exam preparation 

 

3D Art and Design

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5  Half Term 6

Project 1:  Memphis Inspired Lighting Product 

Realisation of final lighting design  Project 2: Bauhaus Project 

Initial ideas for Bauhaus Design  

Revision and exam preparation 

 

Music

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6

Music Theory  

AOS1 Western Classical Tradition  

Composition 1

 

AOS1 Western Classical Tradition 

Haydn Set work  

Composition 2  

Performance 1  

AOS 2 Popular Music  

 

 

Performance 2 

AOS 3 Traditional Music  

AOS 4 Western Classical Tradition since  1910 

Revision and exam preparation 

 

Food Tech

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6

Diet, nutrition and health. Bacterial contamination. Buying and storing food. Macro nutrients. Micro nutrients. Nutritional needs and health. Water. Food production. 

Sensory evaluation. Heat transfer methods. 

Functional and chemical properties of food. Factors affecting food choice. Sensory evaluation. Cooking Methods. 

NEA 2: Food Preparation Assessment

Students will research and analyse the: life stage/dietary group or culinary tradition related to the task. 

NEA 2: Food Preparation Assessment 

Students will know how to competently execute a range of technical skills and processes that lead to appropriate and justified final dishes. 

Food Labelling 

Revision and exam preparation 

 

Health and Social

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6

Care Values &  How Development is affected if values of care are not maintained 

The structure, function and common disorders of the of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems 

Early Years Values of Care 

The structure, function and common disorders of the of the digestive system 

Be able to interpret data obtained from measuring body rates with reference to the functioning of healthy body systems 

Key aspects of Legislation affecting service users and service providers 

Assessing scenes of accidents to identify risks and continuing dangers 

Understand the first aid procedures for a range of injuries 

Be able to apply basic first aid procedures 

Exam questions and revision 

Completion of all coursework tasks 

Revision and exam preparation 

 

Sociology

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6

Education and mastery  

Educational achievement 

Gender and education 

Social class and education 

Paper one consolidation and MOCK 

Crime and deviance 

The social construction of crime and deviance 

Social control 

Criminal and deviant behaviour 

Data on crime 

Crime and deviance 

Social class and crime 

Gender and crime 

Ethnicity and age on crime 

Crime related public issue 

Revision 

Social stratification 

Introduction to social stratification 

Functionalist theory of stratification  

Socio-economic class  

Life chances 

Poverty as a social issue 

Power and authority 

Power relationships 

 

Revision and exam preparation 

 

Core PE

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6
Invasion games, net games and wall games.  Invasion games, net games and wall games.  Summer sports. 

 

Personal Development

Half Term 1 Half Term 2 Half Term 3 Half Term 4 Half Term 5 Half Term 6
Careers Relationships Keeping Safe British Values Equality and diversity Health and wellbeing

 

year-10-curriculum-map-overview


Related News

© Copyright 2020 St Cuthbert's RC High School – View Privacy Notice