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    Try not to worry (easier said than done, I know!)

    If I were you, I'd get a big piece of paper and write a past paper question in the middle, then like you're doing a big spider diagram, use your notes to jot down everything relevant that you can think of!

    This is how I tend to revise even now (final year at university..) and it's certainly worked for me

    As you get more into it, you can start making up some questions of your own, but initially the past paper questions will be your revision buddy haha. I find I take in a lot more information than I think doing it that way, besides, there's no point in testing yourself without your notes etc if you haven't revised yet or you'll just get stressed out
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    What worked for me really well was youtube videos. There's quite a few channels online, but one of my favourites is Get That C In Your GCSE. Although I'm aiming for much more than a C, I found it really useful to get the basics from there and then use my revision guide to see what I need to know for higher (most videos only cover foundation tier). I know what you mean about not knowing how to revise, but I found this way quite simple. Also past papers. Too often I'd be worried about exactly what I need to know for each topic/what a question might be, and past papers really helped to settle my fears.

    Good luck, I'm sure we'll all do fine!
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    (Original post by whycantwerun)
    What worked for me really well was youtube videos. There's quite a few channels online, but one of my favourites is Get That C In Your GCSE. Although I'm aiming for much more than a C, I found it really useful to get the basics from there and then use my revision guide to see what I need to know for higher (most videos only cover foundation tier). I know what you mean about not knowing how to revise, but I found this way quite simple. Also past papers. Too often I'd be worried about exactly what I need to know for each topic/what a question might be, and past papers really helped to settle my fears.

    Good luck, I'm sure we'll all do fine!
    Hi his videos actually contain the content required for the higher tier too. It's just that the higher tier required extra knowledge sometimes. He explains it all in one his videos. Channel is called 'Christopher Thornton'. Great guy!
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    (Original post by akawais)
    Hi his videos actually contain the content required for the higher tier too. It's just that the higher tier required extra knowledge sometimes. He explains it all in one his videos. Channel is called 'Christopher Thornton'. Great guy!
    Oh, didn't realise that! I do take a different exam board though, so maybe I just assumed it wasn't higher because I didn't include some of the things I have to learn. And yes, he is certainly a lifesaver!
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    (Original post by blueribbons99)
    Thanks for the advice but timetables don't really work for me and besides I couldn't use it properly lmao


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    (Original post by ShiawaseNekox3)
    Oh, hahaha *laughs uncontrollably* :rofl: I'm so sorry
    It's fine haha😂😂


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    (Original post by CharlieH1992)
    Try not to worry (easier said than done, I know!)

    If I were you, I'd get a big piece of paper and write a past paper question in the middle, then like you're doing a big spider diagram, use your notes to jot down everything relevant that you can think of!

    This is how I tend to revise even now (final year at university..) and it's certainly worked for me

    As you get more into it, you can start making up some questions of your own, but initially the past paper questions will be your revision buddy haha. I find I take in a lot more information than I think doing it that way, besides, there's no point in testing yourself without your notes etc if you haven't revised yet or you'll just get stressed out
    Thank you for the advice ☺️


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    (Original post by whycantwerun)
    What worked for me really well was youtube videos. There's quite a few channels online, but one of my favourites is Get That C In Your GCSE. Although I'm aiming for much more than a C, I found it really useful to get the basics from there and then use my revision guide to see what I need to know for higher (most videos only cover foundation tier). I know what you mean about not knowing how to revise, but I found this way quite simple. Also past papers. Too often I'd be worried about exactly what I need to know for each topic/what a question might be, and past papers really helped to settle my fears.

    Good luck, I'm sure we'll all do fine!
    Thanks for the advice, I'll check it out, good luck to you too


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    i done my GCSES last year, dont panic! sometimes panic makes you work harder, so just go with it. For AQA sciences i used this youtube channel, specific for AQA but can be applied to any exam board, check it out (make mind maps and then make questions on flashcards)
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqb...Xw9Il7sBVG3_bw

    If you need any advice you can personal message me! All the best x
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    (Original post by megannatashax)
    i done my GCSES last year, dont panic! sometimes panic makes you work harder, so just go with it. For AQA sciences i used this youtube channel, specific for AQA but can be applied to any exam board, check it out (make mind maps and then make questions on flashcards)
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqb...Xw9Il7sBVG3_bw

    If you need any advice you can personal message me! All the best x
    Aw thank you I'll have a look ☺️


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    It's natural to feel nervous but it's good in a way because at least it shows you care about them! Try listening to podcasts they really help me, or watching videos. Revision guides and making notes don't work for everyone!
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    (Original post by lazylucy)
    It's natural to feel nervous but it's good in a way because at least it shows you care about them! Try listening to podcasts they really help me, or watching videos. Revision guides and making notes don't work for everyone!
    Yeah I watch podcasts before I go to sleep☺️☺️ and I do care about them so much, I have such high standards for myself


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