Individual revision is the key to success at GCSE. It is crucial that each student follows an organised programme of revision out of school in preparation for the examination periods. This page provides some general information to support revision and details of what to revise for each subject. Content will be added from time to time so do re-visit.

New – GCSEPod login here 

Y11 Guidance Evening Links

Guidance evening presentation with voiceover by Ms Griffiths

Guidance evening presentation – no voiceover

Year 11 Celebrations – Mrs Rowe

Stress Management video by the NCS

Long term memory video by Mr Houghton

Health & wellbeing advice leaflet

A Parent’s Guide to Surviving The Exam Season

Year 11 parent information – English

Year 11 parent information – Maths

Year 11 parent information – Science

Please see below further revision material and information per subject.

Subject revision materials

Business Studies

Business Studies Bitesize

Business Studies OCR Exam board

Computing

AQA Computing Specification

Computing – GCSE Bitesize

Child Development

Specification

Past Papers

Drama

Revision materials are added and updated on Google and all students have their own copy of the Blood Brothers script.

The following external revision guides are useful but not compulsory.

BBC Bitesize has some useful tasks/ reminders/ revision material available also.

https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/secondary-books/gcse/drama/dmr41-grade-9-1-gcse-drama-revision-guide https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/secondary-books/gcse/drama/dmpbb41-grade-9-1-gcse-drama-play-guide-blood-brot https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zxs9xnb/revision/3

Engineering

https://technologystudent.com/

AQA Engineering

Mathematics formulas skill sheet

English

All students are invited to join the relevant revision classrooms at the start of the year. Their class teacher will be able to give them the code if there are any issues. Knowledge organisers below – these should be used once students have started these literature texts in class

A Christmas Carol

Macbeth

An Inspector Calls

Power & Conflict Poetry

French

GCSE Revision Google classroom code: czyfafe

30 ways to revise languages

French revision – tenses

French vocabulary

French useful weblinks

French listening and reading advice

French websites

French grammar Languages online

Geography

All geography students have a paper copy of the revision pack and a CGP revision guide.

Students should access the Geography Google Classroom for revision.

Geography Bitesize

German

30 ways to revise languages

German revision website

German topics website

German vocabulary

German, more vocabulary

Modules 1-2-3

Modules 4-5-6

Modules 7-8

History

Year 11 will be sitting one mock exam in November which will cover the following topics: The USA 1920-73 and The Cold War 1945- 72. All students will be issued a comprehensive pack for each unit with revision sheets, activities and practice questions. These can be used alongside their exercise books and any external revision guides they have purchased. Please see links below:

History Mock Prep Guide

Cold War 1945 – 72 Spec

USA 1920 – 73 Spec

Hospitality and Catering

New Specification 2022– There is a new specification launched in Sep 2022

Revision Sites:

Useful (but not essential) textbooks:

Specification and Past Papers

Mathematics

Foundation Revision Topics

Crossover Revision Topics

Higher Revision Topics

Maths Practice Papers (new specification)

Maths Bitesize

Further Maths Booklet – exam questions and markscheme by topic

Piximaths Revision Booklets

CorbettMaths Revision

Maths Command Words

GCSE Exam Technique

Revision Tips

Music

Course overview and helpful links

Mad T Shirt Knowledge Organiser

How to apply for instrumental and vocal lessons

Links to instrumental lesson application forms

Physical Education

GCSE PE Specification

Students will have their login details shared by their subject teacher to GCSE Classroom

PE GCSE Bitesize

Glossary of Terms

Sports psychology

Sociocultural influences

Physical training

Applied anatomy

Health, fitness and well being

Psychology

Psychology

Psychology boost

Religious Studies

AQA Religious Studies A

Religious Studies Bitesize

Oathall R.E. GCSE revision site

Science

http://freesciencelessons.co.uk/

https://www.khanacademy.org/science/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zrkw2hv

https://www.khanacademy.org/

http://www.bozemanscience.com/

Spanish

30 ways to revise languages

Spanish tenses

Spanish vocabulary

Vocabulary practice on Quizlet

Spanish reading and listening advice

Spanish websites