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GCSE Exams- When to start revising and how long for?

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    Heyyyyyy

    I was wondering if anyone had any tips on when to start revising for GCSEs and how long for each night?

    My mocks are before Christmas so I was planning on revising/ looking at my mock results over the holidays and then seeing what I need to focus on the most and which is the top priority?

    I was also wondering how long you recommened I revise each night? I don't want to burn myself out by doing too much too early but I also don't want to do too little too late and have a very stressful couple of weeks before exams start cramming innformation.

    I am doing all the core subjects, triple science, german, geography, music and drama. I'm predicted A/A*'s in all of them which I know will be hard work but I'm willing to put the effort in.

    Thank you to anyone who replies!
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    Id start revising now and going over work because gcse's are hard. Dont overload yourself but do a little at a time. That really helped me. Hope this helps 😆😆😆😆
    Ps remember to take regular break and get some good sleep because you dont want to go to school half asleep😂😂😂
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    Revise when the teacher tells you to start revising.
    Actually, no. Don't leave everything for the last minute. Start now.
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    (Original post by AmirahxRashid)
    Id start revising now and going over work because gcse's are hard. Dont overload yourself but do a little at a time. That really helped me. Hope this helps 😆😆😆😆
    Ps remember to take regular break and get some good sleep because you dont want to go to school half asleep😂😂😂
    Okay thankyouuu! Yeah I always put sleep at the bottom of my priotrity list which I really should stop!
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    Honestly, it depends on the person. Some subjects I spent months/weeks on, others I revised the night before and it turned out fine. Right now I wouldn't really recommend ''properly'' revising. I would make sure you understand everything when you go through it in class so that way you're not left a few weeks before the exam with a load of topics you have to teach yourself because you didn't understand it the first time. I would also say try and get your resources and notes made as soon as possible - it will save you a lot of hassle.

    Going off tangent a little bit here, but have you ever used http://www.memrise.com/home/ for German? If you go on there and search your exam board you will find pretty much every word that could come up in your exam. It got me an A in French and an A* in Spanish last year
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    Seriously, now is too early. Don't stress over mocks, but you want to do about 2 hours a day in the lead up to real exams, and about 5 hours when its exam season. You probably want to start real revision in late April, that's what I did.
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    (Original post by trabajadora)
    Honestly, it depends on the person. Some subjects I spent months/weeks on, others I revised the night before and it turned out fine. Right now I wouldn't really recommend ''properly'' revising. I would make sure you understand everything when you go through it in class so that way you're not left a few weeks before the exam with a load of topics you have to teach yourself because you didn't understand it the first time. I would also say try and get your resources and notes made as soon as possible - it will save you a lot of hassle.

    Going off tangent a little bit here, but have you ever used http://www.memrise.com/home/ for German? If you go on there and search your exam board you will find pretty much every word that could come up in your exam. It got me an A in French and an A* in Spanish last year
    Okay thank you! I do have quite a few science notes written up and no I haven't looked at that site but I definately will! It sounds amazing! Thankyou!
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    (Original post by geminitwinsx)
    Okay thank you! I do have quite a few science notes written up and no I haven't looked at that site but I definately will! It sounds amazing! Thankyou!
    You're welcome! Good luck with everything
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    (Original post by geminitwinsx)
    Okay thankyouuu! Yeah I always put sleep at the bottom of my priotrity list which I really should stop!
    Thats what i did and it did not help. Lol. I fell asleep in history 😂😂😂😂
    Also try the website s-cool im pretty sure it gives you the whole module for year 10 and 11 for all ur subjects😄😄😄😄
 
 
 
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