# SS2 First Term Mathematics Lesson Note and Scheme of Work

# SS2 First Term Mathematics Lesson Note and Scheme of Work

Senior Secondary School 2 (SS2) First Term Mathematics Lesson Note and Scheme of Work

Week 1: Introducing Algebra

Lesson Note: Basic algebraic expressions and solving simple equations.

Scheme of Work: Introduce variables, constants, and coefficients. Assign practice problems.

Week 2: Quadratic Equations

Lesson Note: Understanding quadratic expressions and solving quadratic equations.

Scheme of Work: Teach factoring, completing the square, and quadratic formula. Include real-life examples.

Week 3: Geometry – Circles and Angles

Lesson Note: Properties of circles, angles in circles, and related theorems.

Scheme of Work: Explore circumference, radius, and central angles. Conduct practical exercises.

Week 4: Trigonometry Basics

Lesson Note: Introduction to trigonometric ratios (sine, cosine, tangent).

Scheme of Work: Solve basic trigonometric problems, practical applications in real-world scenarios.

Week 5: Coordinate Geometry

Lesson Note: Cartesian coordinates, distance formula, and midpoint formula.

Scheme of Work: Plot points, calculate distances, and explore the relationship between coordinates.

Week 6: Statistics and Probability

Lesson Note: Introduction to statistical measures and basic probability.

Scheme of Work: Teach mean, median, mode, and basic probability concepts. Conduct experiments.

Week 7: Transformations and Symmetry

Lesson Note: Reflections, rotations, and symmetrical figures.

Scheme of Work: Perform transformations on shapes, identify symmetry. Encourage hands-on activities.

Week 8: Matrices and Determinants

Lesson Note: Basics of matrices, operations, and determinants.

Scheme of Work: Teach matrix multiplication, inverse matrices, and solving systems of equations using matrices.

Week 9: Sequences and Series

Lesson Note: Arithmetic and geometric sequences, series.

Scheme of Work: Explore the differences between arithmetic and geometric sequences. Practice solving related problems.

Week 10: Financial Mathematics

Lesson Note: Simple and compound interest, annuities.

Scheme of Work: Calculate interest, explore investments, and financial planning. Real-life application exercises.

Week 11: Revision Week

Lesson Note: Review key concepts from previous weeks.

Scheme of Work: Conduct comprehensive revision sessions, solve past questions, and address any challenges.

Week 12: Examination Week

Lesson Note: Final preparation for examinations.

Scheme of Work: Administer examinations, assess student performance, and provide feedback.

Week 13: School Dismissal Week

Lesson Note: Recap of the term’s highlights, addressing questions.

Scheme of Work: Reflect on the term’s achievements, distribute report cards, and communicate with parents.