# SS2 First Term Further Mathematics Lesson Note and Scheme of Work

# SS2 First Term Further Mathematics Lesson Note and Scheme of Work

SS2 First Term Further Mathematics Lesson Note and Scheme of Work

Week 1: Introduction to Further Mathematics

Lesson Note: Introduce the importance and scope of Further Mathematics.

Scheme of Work: Basic concepts in algebra, trigonometry, and calculus.

Activities: Solve simple algebraic equations, explore trigonometric ratios, and introduce limits in calculus.

Week 2: Algebraic Manipulations

Lesson Note: Focus on algebraic expressions, equations, and inequalities.

Scheme of Work: Polynomial operations, solving equations, and solving inequalities.

Activities: Practice factoring polynomials, solving quadratic equations, and inequalities.

Week 3: Trigonometry

Lesson Note: Explore advanced trigonometric concepts.

Scheme of Work: Trigonometric identities, solving trigonometric equations.

Activities: Derive trigonometric identities, solve trigonometric equations, and apply them to real-life problems.

Week 4: Calculus – Differentiation

Lesson Note: Introduce the concept of differentiation.

Scheme of Work: Basic rules of differentiation, finding derivatives.

Activities: Practice finding derivatives of simple functions, explore the application of derivatives in real-world scenarios.

Week 5: Calculus – Integration

Lesson Note: Dive into the basics of integration.

Scheme of Work: Fundamental theorem of calculus, integration techniques.

Activities: Solve definite and indefinite integrals, apply integration to solve problems.

Week 6: Vectors

Lesson Note: Introduce vectors and vector operations.

Scheme of Work: Vector addition, subtraction, scalar multiplication.

Activities: Solve vector problems, understand the geometric interpretation of vectors.

Week 7: Matrices

Lesson Note: Explore matrix operations and applications.

Scheme of Work: Matrix addition, multiplication, determinants.

Activities: Practice matrix calculations, apply matrices to solve systems of linear equations.

Week 8: Statistics

Lesson Note: Introduce statistical concepts.

Scheme of Work: Measures of central tendency, dispersion, and probability.

Activities: Analyze data sets, calculate mean, median, mode, and solve probability problems.

Week 9: Complex Numbers

Lesson Note: Discuss complex numbers and their properties.

Scheme of Work: Basic operations with complex numbers, polar form.

Activities: Solve problems involving complex numbers, explore their geometric representation.

Week 10: Review and Assessment Preparation

Lesson Note: Review key concepts covered in the term.

Scheme of Work: Conduct a comprehensive review session.

Activities: Solve past questions, clarify doubts, and prepare for upcoming assessments.

Week 11: Revision Week

Lesson Note: Focus on reinforcing understanding through revision.

Scheme of Work: Comprehensive review of all topics.

Activities: Conduct practice tests, solve challenging problems, and provide individualized assistance.

Week 12: Examination Week

Lesson Note: Prepare students for examinations.

Scheme of Work: Final revision and exam strategy.

Activities: Conduct mock exams, address last-minute concerns, and offer guidance.

Week 13: School Dismissal Week

Lesson Note: Summarize the term and encourage reflection.

Scheme of Work: Provide feedback on performance.

Activities: Reflect on the term, set goals for improvement, and share insights for future learning.