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


A revision timetable template, together with a calculator to estimate the number of hours to revise per examined paper, can also be accessed below (both Excel):

Revision Timetable Template 2024

Revision Hours Calculator 2024


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:

English Revision

Maths Revision

Combined Science Revision

Triple Science Revision

History Revision

Geography Revision

Computer Science 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 on March 26th 2024:

2024 GCSE Support Presentation for Parents and Carers