GCSE Revision

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.

After school revision sessions

 

General revision guidance

Year 11 Exam Evening October 2018 Presentations

Year 10 Exam Evening Presentation 2018

The Best Ways to Revise

A Parent’s Guide to Surviving The Exam Season

 

Subject revision materials

Business Studies

Business Studies Bitesize

 

Computing

AQA Computing Specification

Computing GCSE revision notes AQA 2017 exam

Computing – GCSE Bitesize

 

Design Technology

DT exam board materials

DT revision site

DT Food Bitesize

 

Drama

AQA Drama Revision Booklet

Full Mark Answer

 

English

Y10 Revision Guide – English

New AQA GCSE Guidance for Parents

Y10 English Revision – link to AQA revision website

Y11 English GCSE revision booklet

English language 30 ways to revise

English writing revision

English Power and Conflict revision

English Language revision site: Spelling, word and sentence grammar

English Literature: Lord of the Flies and Of Mice and Men (Just remember that you should be formal in your essay and rephrase their ideas.)

English Literature: Lord of the Flies,Heroes, Anita and Me, Of Mice and Men and An Inspector Calls (The timings they give for exam questions is slightly more than in the WJEC exam. Students will have 40 minutes to write an essay in the Literature exam.)

English Literature Lord of the Flies pre and post reading pack

English Literature Lord of the Flies revision areas

English Literature Lord of the Flies Revision booklet

French

30 ways to revise languages

French revision – tenses

French vocabulary

French useful weblinks

French listening and reading advice

French websites

French reading exam questions work education current future jobs

French reading exam questions mixed topics

French reading exam questions lifestyle relationships choices

French reading exam questions leisure higher

French reading exam questions lifestyle health

French reading exam questions leisure foundation

French reading exam questions leisure free time media

French reading exam questions leisure holidays

French reading exam questions house and home

French reading exam questions home environment local area

French reading exam questions environment

French reading exam questions home environment

French listening exam questions leisure foundation

French reading exam questions work education school college future plans

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

Learn German website

German topics website

German revision website

German vocabulary

German, more vocabulary

History

All Year 11 students will receive a revision pack from their teacher containing the information they need to learn as well as advice on how to approach each type of question.

History Revision Sessions

Cold War 1945 – 72 Spec

USA 1920 – 73 Spec

Medicine Spec

Elizabeth Spec

Mathematics

Maths Oathall revision site

Maths revision list for grade 7 to 9

Maths revision list for grade 6

Maths revision list for grade 4 to 5

Maths Practice papers (new specification)

Maths trigonometry higher questions (old specification)

Maths algebra higher and foundation questions (old specification)

Maths bearings higher and foundation questions (old specification)

Pixl Maths App

Maths Bitesize

Further Maths booklet – exam questions and markscheme by topic

Music

Music Links to all the set works

Revision notes booklet

There are 12 set works – the booklet contains a summary page of each one. Students should learn this information, make sure they understand the key terms and features and then memorise them.

The booklet is set up so that parents can ask questions – prompt your child by asking them questions from the left hand column and you will find all the answers in the right hand column. All students have also been given a printed booklet.

Music revision notes – One page overview of set works

Music test on 3 set works

Physical Education

GCSE PE Specification

 

Religious Studies

Religious Studies Bitesize

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

Spanish reading and listening advice

Spanish websites