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    hi! I am currently studying the new 9-1 GCSE and I really struggle with understanding the material. Any advice on how to understand and revise for physics to get a 8/9 ?

    Try watching YouTube channels to help your understanding of science. Get To Know Science is a really good channel on YouTube, and is relevant to the new GCSEs.

    These are the things that helped me boost my grades and from As-Bs to A*s that I always get in all the gcse sciences.
    1) There's no reason for you to learn everything. I used to read the book and decide for myself which stuff was important and which was not. Now, I always read the specification/syllabus and studied the stuff mentioned in it. However, I still advice you to read everything to help understand the topic.
    2) Past papers: After you have finished studying, solve some past papers and look at the mark scheme. Make sure not to memorise it though.
    3) Motivate yourself. All three sciences can be very interesting so try to visualize the topic you're covering and you can also watch youtube videos. Just find ways to make it appealing. For me a good textbook with images can easily motivate me.
    4) These sites may provide you additional help: www.my-gcsescience.com
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