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    how is it possible to achieve grades B to A* at a level?
    please leave tips, tricks and how many hours you suggest per week/ per day during term and during exam season?
    also, when would you suggest is a good time to start revising for the actual exams?
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    (Original post by smartiecookie)
    how is it possible to achieve grades B to A* at a level?
    please leave tips, tricks and how many hours you suggest per week/ per day during term and during exam season?
    also, when would you suggest is a good time to start revising for the actual exams?
    Which subjects are you studying? Perhaps it is best to be able to give subject specific advice.

    I think with learning a lot of stuff takes step 1 as learning the context that is in your textbook. You can do this by taking notes, reading it, thinking about it, practicing answers on it.. even youtube videos if it helps. This takes time, I did this for maybe 1-2 hours each weekday (across all subjects) and then 3ish hours on a weekend.

    Step 2 is to figure out how to get those top marks, with something like maths this is just a case of practicing and getting difficult questions right... whereas with something like History or English it's different, you need to know all about your Assessment Objectives for essay writing and even ask people who have got A*s before to find out what your answers need to look like.

    But to be honest, try studying and then work out how many hours you need to do, instead of the opposite way round
 
 
 
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