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    Subject: Maths Predicted: B /My prediction: B/ Achieved: B

    Subject: History Predicted: A/My prediction: C/B / Achieved: B

    Subject: English language Predicted: A /My prediction: B/ Achieved: B

    Subject: statistics Predicted: A /my prediction: B/ Achieved: B

    Subject: core science Predicted: A /my prediction: B/ Achieved: B (2 marks off an A so heading for a remark)

    Subject: Additional science Predicted: A* /my prediction: B/ Achieved: A

    Subject: English literature Predicted: B /my prediction: B/ Achieved: A

    Subject: IT Predicted: A /my prediction: B/A/ Achieved: A

    Subject: Spanish Predicted: A/ my prediciton: A/A*/ Achieved: A

    Subject: Philosophy and Ethics: Predicted: B/ my prediction: C/ Achieved: A*

    Comments and reactions very dissapointed with a few especially history what annoys me the most is that my exams were perfectly fine it was my coursework that caused me that B

    Future ambitions: I want to smash my A levels and aspire to study law at a Russel group uni in the future
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    English Language: Predicted A*/ My Prediction A*/ Achieved A*
    English Literature: Predicted A* / My Prediction A / Achieved A*
    Physics: Predicted A* / My Prediction A / Achieved A*
    Biology: Predicted A* / My Prediction A* / Achieved A*
    Chemistry: Predicted A* / My Prediction A/A* / Achieved A*
    Art: Predicted A* / My Prediction A / Achieved A*
    French: Predicted A / My Prediction A / Achieved A*
    History: Predicted A* / My Prediction A* / Achieved A*
    RS: Predicted A* / My Prediction A/A* / Achieved A*
    Mathematics: Predicted A* / My Prediction A* / Achieved A*

    In all honesty RS scared me the most because of thise horrendous grade boundaried but i did fine luckily. Planning on doing A level Maths Chemistry History and Economics 😑

    In the future I would like to study Law at a Russell Group Uni (eg ucl or Oxford 😑😑😑😑)
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    Lol I'm so scared for 2017 gonna take them then but afterwards my life will begin and I'll be free to ruin my life.
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    so my results were:
    Maths: a*
    English: a*
    English literature: a*
    science: a*
    additional science: a
    French: a*
    history: a
    Classical Greek: a*
    greek: a*
    religious studies: a*
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    Subject: Art Predicted A / Achieved A*
    Subject:Biology Predicted A / Achieved A*
    Subject:Chemistry Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Subjectnglish Language Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Subjectnglish Lit Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Subject:Further Maths Predicted A / Achieved B
    Subjectconomics Predicted A / Achieved A
    Subjectistory Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Subject:Maths Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Subject: RS Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Subject: Spanish Predicted A / Achieved C

    Comments and reactions
    Disappointed with Spanish and Further Maths but overall pleased

    Future ambitions
    History, Government & Politics, RS and English Language at A Level
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    (Original post by Jono-Wolf)
    Not too shabby, well done xD
    Thanks, you too
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    Results
    Maths: Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    English language: Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    English literature: Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Core Science: Predicted A / Achieved A (early entry - 2015
    Additional science: Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Further additional science: Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Spanish: Predicted A / Achieved A*
    RS: Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Geography: Predicted A* / Achieved A*
    Business: Predicted A* / Achieved A*


    Comments and reactions
    So 9 A*s and 1 A. Absolutely shocked as I thought did really bad and did a load of silly mistakes. Got a place in one of the best sixth forms in the country so I am very happy about that

    Future ambitions
    study medicine
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    (Original post by amjam441)
    English Language: Predicted A*/ My Prediction A*/ Achieved A*
    English Literature: Predicted A* / My Prediction A / Achieved A*
    Physics: Predicted A* / My Prediction A / Achieved A*
    Biology: Predicted A* / My Prediction A* / Achieved A*
    Chemistry: Predicted A* / My Prediction A/A* / Achieved A*
    Art: Predicted A* / My Prediction A / Achieved A*
    French: Predicted A / My Prediction A / Achieved A*
    History: Predicted A* / My Prediction A* / Achieved A*
    RS: Predicted A* / My Prediction A/A* / Achieved A*
    Mathematics: Predicted A* / My Prediction A* / Achieved A*

    In all honesty RS scared me the most because of thise horrendous grade boundaried but i did fine luckily. Planning on doing A level Maths Chemistry History and Economics 😑

    In the future I would like to study Law at a Russell Group Uni (eg ucl or Oxford 😑😑😑😑)
    Winder full grades
    What filed r u planning in going to cuz u r picking both maths and economics?
    Is economics a good subject to take for alevels?

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    (Original post by Raji2001)
    Winder full grades
    What filed r u planning in going to cuz u r picking both maths and economics?
    Is economics a good subject to take for alevels?

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    Thanks for the congrats. I was thinking law really because im strong in essay writing and the career seems appealing. I chose maths mostly coz I'm good at it and economics because i didnt want a 4th option that was as difficult as my other subjects but interesting enough so i can stay awake in lessons 😂
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    Got 11A* and an A in further maths.
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    (Original post by ColossalAtom)
    The results...

    Maths: Predicted - A* / Achieved - A*
    Biology: Predicted - A* / Achieved - A*
    Chemistry: Predicted - A* / Achieved - A*
    Physics: Predicted - A* / Achieved - A*
    Geography: Predicted - A* / Achieved - A*
    History: Predicted - A* / Achieved - A*
    German: Predicted - A/B / Achieved - A
    English language: Predicted - A* / Achieved - A*
    English literature: Predicted - A* / Achieved - A
    Psychology: Predicted - A* / Achieved - A*
    Law: Predicted - A* / Achieved - A*

    Conclusion: nine A* and two A

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    I guess I need to work harder.

    Future ambitions:

    Medical doctor.

    YOU NEED TO WORK HARDER????!!!!!!
    JesusMaryandJoseph...
    I read that and I had a heart attack.
    I mean, I can just imagine myself sitting with that paper in my hand, three years from now, the 9A*'S AND 2A'S staring at me smack in the face and the first thing in my head is, "Damn it, girl, you need to work harder..."
    I think you were joking, but then again, I'm not entirely sure.
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    Oh
    That's good
    Soz I had typos in my other message
    Was in a hurry

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    English Lit: A*RE: A*Geography: A*History: A*English Language: ABiology: AChemistry: APhysics: AFrench: A Maths: B

    is this good enough to get into LSE law?
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    Results
    Subject: Predicted/Achieved
    Textiles: B/C
    English literature: A/B
    Core Science: A/A
    Japanese: B/B
    French: B/B
    Spanish: C/B
    History: B/B
    Geography: B/A
    English language: A/A
    Maths: A/A
    Additional Science: A/A
    R.E.: A/AComments and reactions Pretty happy Did well in subjects I thought I'd fail lol. Future ambitions Studying A-levels next week English literature, English language, History, and French Love to study English literature at uni and become a writer (love to go to Glasgow, York, or Manchester- probably not going to happen though )
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    [QUOTE=swanlake111;67489210]English Lit: A*RE: A*Geography: A*History: A*English Language: ABiology: AChemistry: APhysics: AFrench: A Maths: B

    is this good enough to get into LSE law?[/QUOTE WOW amazing grades
    Any revision tips that no one told u before or tips the teachers didn't give u?
    At the moment I have lots of pressure from school and they are not helping in any ways.
    I am doing the same subjects as u for gcse except for geography. If u don't mind if u still have the revision that u made during gcse are u able to post it. At the moment I have no revision and I am struggling to make some
    I need some ideas
    Thanks


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    (Original post by ihatePE)
    :woo: keep yourself busy everyone so you dont spend all day thinking about it, it'll be results day any time now.


    I just got mine!!!
    English lit, maths, bio, phy, geography, history, French, ict, RE - A*

    Chem, eng lang, Welsh - A

    9A* 3A

    I'm really happy! I had A* for all the exams in chem but got an overall A but I didn't understand any physics and got A*...hmm weird

    I'll be doing history, geography and maths and Welsh bacc. at sixth form :woo: the press came and everything :hoppy:

    What did you do to get the results? and How did you do it?
    Need major help! Please
    Btw I'm in yr 10. Only 2 more years left. Not enough time
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    (Original post by GCSE_18)
    What did you do to get the results? and How did you do it?
    Need major help! Please
    Btw I'm in yr 10. Only 2 more years left. Not enough time
    I revised 2-3 months before the exam start, dont start like 1 year or even during your summer cos you'll burn out your interests and get bored quick when the time gets closer.

    for the sciences + maths, read all your notes in class and DO PAST PAPERS + READ THE ANSWERS IN MARKSCHEME so you'll know how they want you to word things and what kind of words they like for certain topics.
    honestly you dont even have to understand everything in science to get A*, this was proven by my physics exams. couldnt understand anything but thank the lord for past papers


    for history, i rewrote everything, i found that if you write it in your own time, and rewriting things, you're forcing yourself to read it again carefully hence you'll get a better understanding of events. once i rewrite everything, i just read it again and again like a book. once a week i think, i take out my rewritten notes and read it, getting to grips with events i didnt get before. this is what i did for other essay topics too like geography and RE

    for literature, i learn loads of quotes, and its explanation. the more quotes you learn, the more you have to say. ask your teacher for their predictions on whats likely to come up. but assuming youre doing the new course that might be hard.
    for english language, you just have to read a lot and try developing a good style of writing.

    for foreign languages, i just memorise vocabs each lesson. if ur doing french, a lot of words will be similar to english anyways.
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    Hey
    U got amazing grades
    By any chance do u have any the controlled assessment u did for history (all 3 of them)?
    Cuz u am struggling with it and achieving low grades.
    I am in yr 11 and I am having a panic attack.

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    (Original post by GCSE_18)
    What did you do to get the results? and How did you do it?
    Need major help! Please
    Btw I'm in yr 10. Only 2 more years left. Not enough time
    There's a year 10 thread if you wanna join, it's stickied under GCSE
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    (Original post by ihatePE)
    I revised 2-3 months before the exam start, dont start like 1 year or even during your summer cos you'll burn out your interests and get bored quick when the time gets closer.

    for the sciences + maths, read all your notes in class and DO PAST PAPERS + READ THE ANSWERS IN MARKSCHEME so you'll know how they want you to word things and what kind of words they like for certain topics.
    honestly you dont even have to understand everything in science to get A*, this was proven by my physics exams. couldnt understand anything but thank the lord for past papers


    for history, i rewrote everything, i found that if you write it in your own time, and rewriting things, you're forcing yourself to read it again carefully hence you'll get a better understanding of events. once i rewrite everything, i just read it again and again like a book. once a week i think, i take out my rewritten notes and read it, getting to grips with events i didnt get before. this is what i did for other essay topics too like geography and RE

    for literature, i learn loads of quotes, and its explanation. the more quotes you learn, the more you have to say. ask your teacher for their predictions on whats likely to come up. but assuming youre doing the new course that might be hard.
    for english language, you just have to read a lot and try developing a good style of writing.

    for foreign languages, i just memorise vocabs each lesson. if ur doing french, a lot of words will be similar to english anyways.
    Thank you so much. Really appreciate what you said
 
 
 
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