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    In my first sixth form year, making notes, mind maps etc as I go along but then I won't have things to write down (which I learn best from) closer to exam time. Should I do revision cards as I go along to get them done or should I save that for nearer the time? Thanks
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    (Original post by jazz_xox_)
    In my first sixth form year, making notes, mind maps etc as I go along but then I won't have things to write down (which I learn best from) closer to exam time. Should I do revision cards as I go along to get them done or should I save that for nearer the time? Thanks
    Ideally as you go for two reasons.

    1. Can be a lot of effort to write them all out and might not capture all details (as you may feel rushed) if you leave it till later.

    2. Doing them regularly / as you go means that you're revising the material and able to test yourself regularly - and seeing things over time and absorbing them is better than trying to cram them at the end, so to have flash cards and to use them regularly every month or chapter or whatever is a good way to go
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    Do them as you go along, take advantage of the spacing effect, it'll make your revision near the exams a lot easier too. It won't be easy but if you're aiming for top grades don't expect it to be!
 
 
 
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