GCSE Revision

General Revision

For advice relating to general revision, please see the Revision page of our website.


Advice and resources for students

Below is a presentation given to GCSE students, prior to exams. The presentation outlines essential steps for exam preparation, including revision techniques:

Exam Preparation Presentation for Students

Revision Strategies for Students

There are many revision resources available in the subject-specific Team area, however provided below are some basic, subject-specific revision guides, produced for students in 2023:

English Revision

Maths Revision

Combined Science Revision

Triple Science Revision

History Revision

French and German Revision

Media Studies Revision

Drama Revision

Sports Studies Revision

Design and Technology Revision

Food and Nutrition Revision


We have a dedicated area of the website aimed at health and wellbeing, but here is a useful link specifically aimed at developing strategies to help cope with exam stress:



Advice and resources for parents and carers

At St Bede's, we recognise that the stress of GCSE exams isn't just confined to students! We will meet with parents and carers prior to exams, to offer support and guidance and provide some useful tips and advice relating to supporting a child through exams.

Below is a copy of the presentation provided to parents and carers in 2023 (so ignore any references to specific exam dates, and refer to the key dates for 2024, which can be found HERE). Please also note that some of the staff references for 2023 no longer apply for 2024, such as the Head of Year, and SENDCo.

2023 GCSE Support Presentation for Parents and Carers