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    AS Grades: AABB
    I want to boost them all to A*or even A for one of B ( which was a low B).
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    (Original post by derrickan)
    AS Grades: AABB
    I want to boost them all to A*or even A for one of B ( which was a low B).
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    Yes you can, just make sure you crack a good understanding for each subject and it is possible
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    (Original post by derrickan)
    AS Grades: AABB
    I want to boost them all to A*or even A for one of B ( which was a low B).
    Tips?
    How hard did you work this year? When did you start revision? How much revision did you do? Did you read all the examiner's mark schemes and reports?

    There are plenty of ways to improve grades, start revision early, be on it from the start in lessons, and have a chat with your teachers about how you can improve over the year
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    (Original post by derrickan)
    AS Grades: AABB
    I want to boost them all to A*or even A for one of B ( which was a low B).
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    Tell us what you did this year from start of september to day after exam
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    (Original post by derrickan)
    AS Grades: AABB
    I want to boost them all to A*or even A for one of B ( which was a low B).
    Tips?
    everyone says you can as long as you 'work hard', but tbh its not as easy as working hard otherwise so many people (who do work hard) will get A*'s
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    (Original post by LPauling)
    Tell us what you did this year from start of september to day after exam
    I actually followed every single cliche advice given to me and I did a little extra stuff for each subject. For example , I used my learning style ( auditorial) to study and etc etc. For one of my Bs, no one got an A in the exam which is strange because I got 98% in the coursework and I was really confident about the exam. Should I re mark ? My percentage was barely a B (70).
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    (Original post by derrickan)
    I actually followed every single cliche advice given to me and I did a little extra stuff for each subject. For example , I used my learning style ( auditorial) to study and etc etc. For one of my Bs, no one got an A in the exam which is strange because I got 98% in the coursework and I was really confident about the exam. Should I re mark ? My percentage was barely a B (70).
    If you feel like you did better then I would say get the re mark
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    (Original post by derrickan)
    AS Grades: AABB
    I want to boost them all to A*or even A for one of B ( which was a low B).
    Tips?
    I've got the exact same AS grades, and I'm hoping to bump them up to A*s too!
    We can do it- I will make sure we're both revising after each lesson! LOOL, kidding- but seriously, we can do it if we begin our A2 courses properly =D

    Once you start with a good routine and revision/homework timetable, you'll be able to stay on top of all the work, hopefully.

    Good luck!
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    Yup! I would say in your head aim for full UMS. Even if you don't achieve that, you'll still be well on your way to an A*. Really knuckle down, do past papers from 2002/3/4 onwards. Ask your teachers questions on ANYTHING your stuck on, do work little and often throughout the year, read examiners reports, write your notes using the specification points as headings and aim to know everything 100%
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    (Original post by Pinkberry_y)
    Yup! I would say in your head aim for full UMS. Even if you don't achieve that, you'll still be well on your way to an A*. Really knuckle down, do past papers from 2002/3/4 onwards. Ask your teachers questions on ANYTHING your stuck on, do work little and often throughout the year, read examiners reports, write your notes using the specification points as headings and aim to know everything 100%
    This year we have the new specification- when people say we need to do past papers, etc- how do we do them???
    Our new specification doesn't have any past papers, which is what i'm really gutted about.
    We can't practice as much as we'd like to- what do you recommend?
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    (Original post by IRoranth)
    This year we have the new specification- when people say we need to do past papers, etc- how do we do them???
    Our new specification doesn't have any past papers, which is what i'm really gutted about.
    We can't practice as much as we'd like to- what do you recommend?
    Even though the specification is different there will still be a lot of crossover in the way the questions are structured, what you're asked etc. There should be a example paper so you can always compare the old and new to find out what questions would be useful to do.
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    Yeah I found a post on TSR about tips from A*/A students and I literally followed everything on it 😂
 
 
 
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