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:
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:
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.