Our Cambridge IGCSE Maths homeschooling course will provide your child with a strong grounding in the subject and fully prepare them for the IGCSE exam. They may take it at Extended level (up to grade A* or 9), or at Core level (up to grade C or 5).
Grade C or 4 is required by most universities and employers. Grade A or A* (or 7 – 9) provides evidence that your child has the skills for further study in Maths and the Sciences.IGCSE Course Information
• Our course assumes a knowledge and understanding of Maths up to Year 9 of the English National Curriculum or an equivalent National Curriculum framework.
• The course takes about 180 hours to complete. It may be more or less depending on your child’s learning ability.
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Our Extended and Core courses meet the requirements of Cambridge IGCSE Maths syllabus 0580. The Extended syllabus is broader and covers more topics than the Core. Assessment includes two written papers:
• Paper 2: 1 hour and 30 mins (35% of the total marks)
• Paper 4: 2 hours and 30 mins (65% of the total marks)
• Paper 1: 1 hour (35% of the total marks)
• Paper 3: 2 hours (65% of the total marks)Monitoring Progress - a Family Explains
I studied a degree in Maths, then completed a PGCE and spent the next four years teaching in Secondary schools. During this time, I taught a wide variety of students aged 11-18.BSc, PGCE Subject: Maths View Profile
I love to pass on my enthusiasm, and believe that when students truly understand, it leads to confidence and enjoyment. Once they start to enjoy themselves, they will achieve at Maths.BSc, PGCE, MSc Subject: Maths View Profile
I enjoy helping students fully understand the concepts they need to learn; understanding how something works, or what causes something to happen, makes learning more interesting and readily remembered.PhD, BSc, MSET QTLS, CChem MRSC Subject: Chemistry, Maths View Profile
There is something hugely satisfying about helping a student with a concept they find challenging, and seeing them get an “aha!” moment. I’m looking forward to showing you how amazing Science and Maths is.MA, MEng, PGCert, FHEA Subject: Additional Maths, Maths, Physics View Profile
My passion for Maths and Science was born out of having amazing teachers. It was at University that I fell in love with the science of learning and found the vocation of teaching.BA, QTS Subject: Maths View Profile
I adapt my approach to suit different learning styles; helping make poorly understood concepts reach a moment of clarity, and giving the learner a strong sense of achievement.BEng, QTS, MSc Subject: Maths View Profile
In my teaching, I use a combination of strategies to ensure students make good progress including the use of clear explanations and questioning that challenges students thinking.BSc, PGCE Subject: Maths View Profile
I study regularly online myself which enables me to be a compassionate and understanding teacher. I look forward to working with you and helping you build your Maths journey.BSc, PGCE Subject: Maths, Additional Maths View Profile
I like proving Maths can be enjoyable by using computers and Maths to solve problems. I’m positive, enthusiastic and approachable. I hope you can share my passion for Maths.BSc, PGCE Subject: Maths View Profile
I support students in their understanding of Maths and Economics through high-quality verbal and written feedback. I get a real sense of achievement when my students achieve their aims.BSc, PGCE Subject: Maths & Economics View Profile
I have a passion for teaching, and I always strive to engage my students with continuous feedback. I focus on their strong points and work to deepen their understanding of the topics.BSc, MSc, PGCE Subject: Maths, Further Maths View Profile
Several years of “industry” application of mathematics has given me a good understanding of the practical aspects. I am a meticulous planner and like to give detailed feedback.BEng, MRes, PGCE Subject: Maths View Profile
I am approachable and always happy to advise and keep explaining things until you understand. With hard work, tenacity and resilience you will succeed in acheiving your goals.BA, PGCE Subject: Geography & Maths View Profile
Teaching is most effective when it provides the right tools for each individual to learn. I have a particular rapport with special needs students and like to really understand and motivate them.BSc, MSc, PGCE Subject: Maths View Profile
I love being able to help students learn. I also love making learning more interesting. But most importantly I love the moment when a learner completely gets it! I look forward to helping you.BSc, PGCE Subject: Maths View Profile
I have come to see how different “learning” is from “schooling”. Maths is not just numbers. It is a way of thinking and problem solving. I look forward to helping you on your Maths journey.BEng, PGCE Subject: Maths, Additional Maths View Profile
I’m friendly, helpful and always willing to give time and advice to students. I promise that no question that you ask will seem too simple or trivial and I pride myself in my rapid response to queries.BA, BSc, PGCE Subject: Maths & Chemistry View Profile
Maths is amazing and includes equations to explain why tigers have stripes but leopards have spots! I'm really looking forward to sharing my enthusiasm and supporting you with this course.BSc, PGCE Subject: Maths & Further Maths View Profile
My varied experiences help me to understand and empathise with students. I identify problems quickly and explain things clearly and simply and show how topics fit within the 'whole picture'.BA Subject: Maths & Physics View Profile
I love teaching and was inspired by my Physics teacher at school. I have worked at a number of schools and have significant experience in teaching pupils with special educational needs.BSc, PGCE Subject: Maths View Profile
You have been most helpful and straightforward to deal with, not every organisation behaves in this way so I would not hesitate to recommend your courses to others. Our son Rupert is doing great in his IGCSE Maths course and we may well add extra courses in time.