Each subject area will offer specific guidance on revision materials and these will be supplemented by scheduled boosters and revision sessions throughout the school year.
There will be exam guidance given in special assemblies, classes and mock exams throughout the school year but formal regulations can be seen in the following JCQ document:
The following websites have pre-paid access for every student at The Friary and provide specific revision on Maths and Science:
In addition, there is lots of revision guidance available via individual subject areas via our online homework package:
If your child has lost their username / password then you can get it by email via:
- MathsWatch – firstname.lastname@example.org
- Edcake Science – email@example.com
- Show My homework – firstname.lastname@example.org
The following websites have been judged amongst the strongest to use for GCSE revision:
- Revision App
- Revision Buddies
- GCSE Maths: Revision Questions
- Exam Countdown
Saturday School runs between March and June each Saturday between 10.00am-12.00pm and has subject boosters and revision sessions from across all GCSE and A-Level subject areas.
Saturday School requires no school uniform, offers free hot drinks and is totally free.
The following general revision strategies are useful for all subject areas:
- Mind Maps
- Column Charts
- Revision Cards
- Q&A Cards
There is guidance on how you can use these strategies on the following link.
The following resources also offer you structure and guidance in your exam revision:
- Handy Hints for GCSE Revision
- Revision Booklet – Year 11 – Summer 2017
- Revision Methods – Summer 2017
- Revision Planner – Summer 2017