Chemistry

Curriculum Mapping Document

Year

Term

Curriculum

Assessment

10

Autumn 1

Structure and Bonding (Ionic & Covalent)

Homework booklet and end of topic test graded from 4-9 (higher tier)

Autumn 2

Structure and bonding (Metallic & Properties of Bonding)

Homework booklet and end of topic test graded from 4-9 (higher tier)

Spring 1

Chemistry of the Atmosphere

Homework booklet and end of topic test graded from 4-9 (higher tier)

Spring 2

Chemical Changes (Reactions of Acids & Electrolysis)

Homework booklet and end of topic test graded from 4-9 (higher tier)

Summer 1

Energy Changes & Equilibria (Exothermic and Endothermic reactions)

Homework booklet and end of topic test graded from 4-9 (higher tier)

Summer 2

Using resources

Homework booklet and Summer task to be completed for next academic year

11

Autumn 1

Review Using Resources

Energy changes & Equilibria

End of topic test /40 for both topics

Autumn 2

Quantitative Chemistry 1

End of topic test /40

Spring 1

Quantitative Chemistry 2

End of topic test /40

Spring 2

Organic Chemistry & Polymers

End of topic test /40

Summer 1

Analytical Chemistry

End of topic test /40

Summer 2

N/A

External assessments

12

Autumn 1

Mole calculations, mass spectrometry and periodicity.

Homework booklets out of 50 marks and tests out of 30 marks for each topic. Required practical 1. Folder check.

Autumn 2

Structure & bonding, crude oil, nomenclature and isomerism.

Homework booklets out of 50 marks and tests out of 30 marks for each topic.

Spring 1

Energetics, kinetics, Le Chatelier, Kc, isomerism, free radical substitution and the ozone layer.

Homework booklets out of 50 marks and tests out of 30 marks for each topic. Required practicals 2 and 3. Folder check. Spring Assessment (60)

Spring 2

Redox reactions, group 2, group 7, nucleophilic substitution and elimination mechanisms.

Homework booklets out of 50 marks and tests out of 30 marks for each topic. Required practicals 4, 5 & 6.

Summer 1

Production of ethanol and infra-red spectroscopy and revision for external exams.

Homework booklets out of 50 marks and tests out of 30 marks for each topic. Past paper practice. External assessment; paper 1 and paper 2. Folder check.

Summer 2

Equilibrium constant Kp for homogeneous systems.

Homework booklets out of 50 marks and tests out of 30 marks for each topic.

13

Autumn 1

Optical isomerism, carbonyl compounds, benzene and rate equations.

Homework booklets out of 50 marks and tests out of 30 marks for each topic. Required practical 7 and 10. Folder check.

Autumn 2

Amines, amino acids, DNA and pH.

Homework booklets out of 50 marks and tests out of 30 marks for each topic.

Spring 1

Organic synthesis, NMR, chromatography, acids and bases and thermodynamics.

Trial exam. Homework booklets out of 50 marks and tests out of 30 marks for each topic. Required practicals 9 and 12. Folder check.

Spring 2

Electrochemistry and transition metals and reactions in aqueous solution.

Homework booklets out of 50 marks and tests out of 30 marks for each topic. Required practicals 8 and 11.

Summer 1

Periodicity and revision for external assessments.

Practical endorsement – pass/fail

Summer 2

Revision for external assessments.

External examinations – papers 1, 2 and 3.