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    So I'll be starting my A2 lessons tomorrow and would be very grateful for some tips!

    I'll be studying Maths, Politics and History - along with AS FM and (most likely) a few retakes.

    Here are some general tips that I've thought of! I wish I'd used them when I did A2
    • Ask for help as soon as you don't understand something - don't wait until the exams are looming to ask for help, as your teachers will likely be busy helping other students and may not have time to help you (speaking from experience here!)
    • Make detailed notes as you are going along - trying to make notes when the exams are close will likely just stress you out and you may run out of time (again, speaking from experience!)
    • Try and get a hold of as many revision resources as you can, some are obviously more detailed than others and can give you new perspectives
    • Take advantage of any workshops/lunchtime/after school homework or revision sessions offered to you! I was too embarrassed to do this, but I decided to finally go anyway towards the end of year 13 and I found them really useful. I really wished I started going to them sooner!
    I hope these help!
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