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    (Original post by nisha.sri)
    WOW
    I AM LITERALLY SPEECHLESS :adore:
    How did you revise?!
    Revision guides are magical.
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    I did standard grades
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    (Original post by ♥Samantha♥)
    Revision guides are magical.
    Did you do past papers?
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    (Original post by Naadir98)
    well its about studying 3 subjects simultaneously for a week at a time.
    rotation policy works best.
    and lots of papers.
    i can send you my timetable to understand i think i still have it
    Oh yes that would be amazing thank you so much x
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    I got 3A*s, 9 As and a B.

    I rewrote the revision guide in my own words (so I kind of went over it as a personalised revision guide) and watched YouTube videos.
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    7 A*, 3 A, 1 B

    A* - Biology, Chemistry, English Language, History, Geography, Product Design, ICT
    A - Physics, Maths, English Literature
    B - German

    We had to do science, maths and English, a technology (food, textiles, PD), a language (French/German, we didn't get a choice of which) and ICT, then got to choose two options.

    I did Biology, History, Geography and Eng Lit at AS (can you tell I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life?) and then dropped Biology for this year, then I'll be doing History next year for uni.
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    13A* 2Ds
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    3A*'s and 10A's (2015 exams)
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    (Original post by Squishy•)
    13A* 2Ds
    How did you revise and well done
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    (Original post by greys-anatomy)
    3A*'s and 10A's (2015 exams)
    wow how did you revise? well done
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    (Original post by ElspethC)
    7 A*, 3 A, 1 B

    A* - Biology, Chemistry, English Language, History, Geography, Product Design, ICT
    A - Physics, Maths, English Literature
    B - German

    We had to do science, maths and English, a technology (food, textiles, PD), a language (French/German, we didn't get a choice of which) and ICT, then got to choose two options.

    I did Biology, History, Geography and Eng Lit at AS (can you tell I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life?) and then dropped Biology for this year, then I'll be doing History next year for uni.
    wow well done how did you revise for Biology and Chemistry
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    (Original post by nisha.sri)
    Did you do past papers?
    kind of - our assessments at school were past papers but it wasn't really a part of my personal revision. though on the day of the exam i would do the most recent past paper just so I was in the mindset of answering questions because sometimes when you're just reading from the revision guide you kind of forget how to actually use the information to answer questions.
    However now I think past papers are really useful and wish I used them more when I had the chance. Now doing the new reformed A-levels means that past papers for my courses don't even exist which is really annoying.
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    (Original post by maestrocam)
    I got 3A*s, 9 As and a B.

    I rewrote the revision guide in my own words (so I kind of went over it as a personalised revision guide) and watched YouTube videos.
    Did you do past papers? Well done how much did you revise during easter?
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    (Original post by nisha.sri)
    Really?
    Thanks
    Yes! You learn how to answer questions, how to apply knowledge and how to approach key/command words.

    Also, the likelihood of boards repeating questions is high. They've been usig the same course since 2009 I think, so there's only so many questions they can create about a 200-page text book. Mark schemes are your ally through this horrible time
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    (Original post by ♥Samantha♥)
    kind of - our assessments at school were past papers but it wasn't really a part of my personal revision. though on the day of the exam i would do the most recent past paper just so I was in the mindset of answering questions because sometimes when you're just reading from the revision guide you kind of forget how to actually use the information to answer questions.
    However now I think past papers are really useful and wish I used them more when I had the chance. Now doing the new reformed A-levels means that past papers for my courses don't even exist which is really annoying.
    Wow well done on those grades though
    Aww i am sure you'll get great grades like you did in your gcse
    Good luck
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    (Original post by ImagineCats)
    Yes! You learn how to answer questions, how to apply knowledge and how to approach key/command words.

    Also, the likelihood of boards repeating questions is high. They've been usig the same course since 2009 I think, so there's only so many questions they can create about a 200-page text book. Mark schemes are your ally through this horrible time
    I'm trying to do as many past papers as possible hopefully it would help me
    I hate those exam boards who just want you to get that answer and nothing else.
    Thanks
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    (Original post by nisha.sri)
    wow how did you revise? well done
    Thanks haha
    If im Honest from February to April - it was more a case of me thinking i was doing lots of revision, rather than actually doing revision.
    And then during study leave was when I properly started revising.
    I'll just say what subjects I did and how i revised;
    (Bear in mind this happened like 3 days before each exam)
    English Lit - i made theme and character revision sheets, and literally like 50 past exam questions for each paper
    English Language - Just lots of past exam questions
    Maths - past paper after past paper
    Science (Bio Chem and Physics) - For all three sciences i used the specification to turn each point into a question on flash cards
    History - Basically just memorised the text book haha
    French - Learnt vocab and then learnt even more vocab
    RE - made bullet points for each key topic
    Drama - Prayed to God and got an A idk how i did it haha
    Business Studies - made a massive list of key words and definitions nd memorised it
    ICT - memorised the textbook word for word :/
    Core Science - Same as normal science

    Hope this maybe helped idk haha
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    4 Bs and 6cs.
    Bs were in Biology, Maths, Physics, and Food Tech.
    Probably the lowest out of everybody on this thread lol
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    (Original post by greys-anatomy)
    Thanks haha
    If im Honest from February to April - it was more a case of me thinking i was doing lots of revision, rather than actually doing revision.
    And then during study leave was when I properly started revising.
    I'll just say what subjects I did and how i revised;
    (Bear in mind this happened like 3 days before each exam)
    English Lit - i made theme and character revision sheets, and literally like 50 past exam questions for each paper
    English Language - Just lots of past exam questions
    Maths - past paper after past paper
    Science (Bio Chem and Physics) - For all three sciences i used the specification to turn each point into a question on flash cards
    History - Basically just memorised the text book haha
    French - Learnt vocab and then learnt even more vocab
    RE - made bullet points for each key topic
    Drama - Prayed to God and got an A idk how i did it haha
    Business Studies - made a massive list of key words and definitions nd memorised it
    ICT - memorised the textbook word for word :/
    Core Science - Same as normal science

    Hope this maybe helped idk haha
    WOW THANK YOU
    THIS has actually helped me
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