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Teaching and learning resources

To support you with your planning and teaching we have a range of free resources available for our GCSE (9-1) Maths qualification:

  • We have a 1-year Scheme of Work written for Foundation tier delivery. We also have a Scheme of Work Builder, with which you can create and export your own SoW based on spec statements and teaching/learning resources
  • Delivery guides - guidance on key concepts and creative approaches to delivery with activities
  • Teacher guides - a range of lesson ideas with associated activities you can use with your students to deliver the contents of the qualifications

Assessment support

To support you in preparing your students for their assessments we have a number of resources which you can access.Resources include; sample assessment material, past papers, mark schemes, practice papers, candidate exemplars and examiner reports. 

Sample Assessment Materials (SAMs):

ExamBuilder - our free question-building platform allows you to create tailored papers, see past scripts, mark schemes and examiner reports giving your students the opportunity to practice and build confidence ahead of their exams.

Professional development and training

All our qualifications are supported with comprehensive face-to-face or online training. These are now available to book via our new Professional Development page on our website. 

Our free Teacher Networks provide you with a fantastic opportunity to discuss your subject with our Subject Advisors and like-minded colleagues in your local area.

Case study - Salford City College

Salford City College have been teaching our GCSE Maths qualifications to their post-16 students and have been very happy with the results.  The Pendleton Centre regularly exceeds national benchmarks for GCSE resits.  Ian Milan, maths teacher,Salford City College, explains why they chose OCR.

Thinking of switching to OCR? 
Get in touch with our Customer Development Team who can help you get started.
Contact the team on 02476 856 072 or

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