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    Hi Im wondering if anything like this has happened to others during GCSEs
    (Im in Yr13 now but just thinking about the past and wondering if others can reflect)
    During Yr10/Yr11 I worked 0% outside of class and messed around for most of yr10.
    I was averaging B and Cs in everything and an E in history in yr10, Come Yr11 and the Yr10 stuff seemed easier but the 3rd module of the sciences (the triple science stuff) was harder than the rest I found but still averaging Bs and Cs in everything with mainly just going to classes and playing on the PC/xbox when I get home etc...

    And then exam time comes, lets say end of April/start of May.
    Crammed for every exam didnt do anything but cram for all of my subjects went from an E in History in Unit1 to an A*. (B in Unit 2)
    I remember everyday after school 4pm to even 1am I would be revising all of core or additional or further science depending if the exam was the day after or not. so I was very limited by time but still managed to get ..:

    10A 1A* 1B at GCSE.

    Had I even just started cramming earlier lets say Feb/March that should have been 11A*s ?? I think/ hope.

    What do you think?
    I also repeated my mistake with the laziness in AS getting only Bs and Cs and even a D. (although without my cramming in exam time my grades would have been far worse)

    P.S. I no longer use this method and now regularly revise.- learnt my lesson ..
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    (Original post by bobwibbles)
    Hi Im wondering if anything like this has happened to others during GCSEs
    (Im in Yr13 now but just thinking about the past and wondering if others can reflect)
    During Yr10/Yr11 I worked 0% outside of class and messed around for most of yr10.
    I was averaging B and Cs in everything and an E in history in yr10, Come Yr11 and the Yr10 stuff seemed easier but the 3rd module of the sciences (the triple science stuff) was harder than the rest I found but still averaging Bs and Cs in everything with mainly just going to classes and playing on the PC/xbox when I get home etc...

    And then exam time comes, lets say end of April/start of May.
    Crammed for every exam didnt do anything but cram for all of my subjects went from an E in History in Unit1 to an A*. (B in Unit 2)
    I remember everyday after school 4pm to even 1pm I would be revising all of core or additional or further science depending if the exam was the day after or not. so I was very limited by time but still managed to get ..:

    10A 1A* 1B at GCSE.

    Had I even just started cramming earlier lets say Feb/March that should have been 11A*s ?? I think/ hope.

    What do you think?
    I also repeated my mistake with the laziness in AS getting only Bs and Cs and even a D. (although without my cramming in exam time my grades would have been far worse)

    P.S. I no longer use this method and now regularly revise.- learnt my lesson ..
    The exact same thing happened to me! I barely revised at all at GCSE, ended up getting 2 A*, 5A and 2B. Repeated the process in AS, got BCC... really knocked my confidence tbh! Now I'm trying to get my act together for A2.
 
 
 
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