Revision Resources

Maths

MyMaths.co.uk

PiXL Maths - PiXL maths app

GCSE Edexcel Mathematics A - specification, course material, published resouces, the latest news on the pearson qualification website.

Method Maths - online supporting resources to improve GCSE exam preparation.

Maths - GCSE Maths on the BBC Bitesite website.

Collins Revision App - for revising GCSE Maths anywhere with these Apps for the iPhone, iPod Touch and Android from Collins Education.

Hegarty Maths - past paper solutions and other resources tailored to your GCSE and A-Level Maths exams PLUS 1015 free videos, guiding you through various topics at Key Stage 3, GCSE and A-Level Maths.

bennettmaths.com is a new maths revision website for GCSE. Full of resources and past papers.


English Literature

The most useful website for revision for Year 11 is the BBC Bitesize English Literature one. This has quizzes and videos on An InspectorCalls and Of Mice and Men - both of which our students are studying.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/english_...


Media Studies

Structure of the final weeks



RE

Religious Education revision comes in the form of an app (free todownload).

https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/gcse-religious-studies/id580863000?mt=8

Read reviews, compare customer ratings, see screenshots and learn more about GCSE Religious Studies. Download GCSE Religious Studies and enjoy it on your mobile device.


GCSE Music

Websites

BBC Bitesize revises genres of music and key words - http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zpf3cdm

Key word revision video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jgWk8kY8ufk

Course specification, past papers and mark schemes: http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/music/gcse/music-4270

Books

Revision books students should have on loan from the MusicDepartment:

GCSE Music Revision Guide (pink)

GCSE Music Student Guide (pink)

Pupils should also make use of their key words book (green) andtheir listening homeworks book (white).

Books available to borrow from the Music Dept:

World of Music - Africa

Word Music

Understanding Popular Music

Music Theory for Dummies

Musicals in Focus

Baroque Music in Focus

Popular Music in the 20th Century

Music: A Very Short Introduction

The Songwriting Sourcebook

Lyrics: Writing Better Words for your Songs

First Steps in Music Theory

Music Worldwide

Pop Music: The Text Book


BTEC Performing Arts

Websites

A BBC site useful for exploring learning in the Performing Arts - http://www.bbc.co.uk./learning/subjects/performing_arts.shtml

Course specification: http://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/btec-firsts/performing-arts-2012-nqf.html

Website for Pineapple Performing Arts School - http://www.pineapplearts.com

Index of places to train and work in the industry. http://www.ukperformingarts.co.uk/


Books

Books available to borrow from the Performing Arts deptartment:

Acting the Song

Acting in Musical Theatre

Auditions: The Essential Guide

and a range of scripts


GCSE Textiles

GCSE Textiles Revision Programme


GCSE Manufacturing

GCSE Manufacturing Revision Programme


GCSE Hospitality

GCSE Hospitality Revision Programme


Geography

GCSE AQA Geography ? course specification, teaching and learning resources, past papers and mark schemes.

Geography ? GCSE Geography on the BBC Bitesize website.

Cool Geography ? a website with useful resources to help you to study Geography


History

History: OCR syllabus B (Modern World). Students may access past papers and mark schemes on the OCR website www.ocr.org.uk


Useful tips:

  • encourage students to watch the news. An understanding of current affairs can help with understanding of political issues from the 20th Century;
  • encourage students to create lists of keywords, diagrams and mind maps.

All students in Y11 have an OCR revision guide at home.

World History - GCSE History on the BBC Bitesize website.

GCSE Modern World History - a GCSE Modern World History revision website.


Latin

OCR GCSE Latin. Students may access past papers and mark schemes on the OCR website www.ocr.org.uk

Students can also use the Cambridge Schools Classics Project online www.cambridgescp.com


Students should have at home copies of all set texts (Latin andEnglish) and vocabulary lists.

Useful tips:

  • test students on vocabulary.


French

Reviseyour French using the internet

Year 11

All of these websites will help you revise what you need for the Listening and Reading exams.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/

Excellent website provided by the BBC, organized by skill (eg Reading or Listening) and then by topic

http://www.wildfrench.co.uk/GCSEPapers/paperslist....

Edexcel French GCSE Past Papers

(the topics are very similar to AQA)

http://www.ashcombe.surrey.sch.uk/curriculum/modla...

A surrey secondary school?s website with games and listening activities.

Try the interactive quizzes.

http://www.targetlanguage.co.uk/
French: GCSE practice with verbs, exam rubrics and topics, dictionary and information from the different exam boards is also available from the site.


http://atschool.eduweb.co.uk/haberg/index.htm
French GCSE practice by topics: crosswords, multiple choices ?

http://zut.languageskills.co.uk/intermediate/year1...
French GCSE revision practice available after 4pm for free

http://www.aiglon.ch/langlink/frenchrev.html
French revision site for grammar and topics

http://www.revisioncentre.co.uk/gcse/french/index....
French GCSE general revision site with revision advice

http://www.atantot-extra.co.uk/
Basic vocabulary builder including many games in French

http://www.tv5.org/index.php

Watch French TV

http://www.languagesonline.org.uk/

French: grammar, topics and vocabulary practice