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    What do you think- i'm an A/A* pupil generally, but when I revise I get A*s

    My GCSEs start on 17th May.
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    you've left it a little late, but no it is possible. But prepare to give up your social life/netflix/ xbox/ps3-4/ etc. You'll need to do at least 30mins of every subject (preferably an hour though!), and do a ton of past papers. You'll probably burn out, but if youre really determined to get those grades you'll suck it up and do it.
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    (Original post by donte)
    you've left it a little late, but no it is possible. But prepare to give up your social life/netflix/ xbox/ps3-4/ etc. You'll need to do at least 30mins of every subject (preferably an hour though!), and do a ton of past papers. You'll probably burn out, but if youre really determined to get those grades you'll suck it up and do it.
    Thanks for the boost! ; and how should I stay focused and not be distracted by stuff that can cause me to lose precious time?
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    It can help to stick up motivational notes, such as "I am going to earn 5A*s", to remind you of your ambitions. You may start to experience guilt if you hinder your progress. It's also a good idea to reward yourself, such as with an afternoon off of social time per week, perhaps. Take regular breaks to prevent burnout. A technique often used is 45 minutes of study before a 15 minute break. Best of luck! 😊


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    (Original post by Jeeves CP)
    What do you think- i'm an A/A* pupil generally, but when I revise I get A*s

    My GCSEs start on 17th May.
    Fat chance if you've done no revision at all yet
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    (Original post by Jeeves CP)
    What do you think- i'm an A/A* pupil generally, but when I revise I get A*s

    My GCSEs start on 17th May.
    I did the exact same last year and got all A/A* and i revised the night before. Obviously it's too late to revise everything so just revise what your not so good at, focus on exam structure and read examiners reports.
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    My plan is to revise about 17 exam subjects per year, so I can revise be everything and then I am gonna do past papers.
 
 
 
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