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    I'm looking for really high grades at GCSE and I am willing to work hard, I didn't revise for my mock exams so I have no notes at all and it's february, how do I revise then, do I just copy out a text book or what ?? Help pls aha
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    Give yourself time frames. Aim to have all of your notes done by Feb half term. Revise things in sections. Don't do too much in one day but don't be too slack at the same time.
    Starting with what you struggle with the most can be unmotivating so maybe start with topics that you are okay with and then carry.
    Have a check list of topics from the spec
    Get other family members to test you on things after you've learnt them.
    Revise in different setting so you dont feel as though you're in the same dreaded place (but make sure there are no distractions)
    Have a 10 minute break after every hour.
    Watch youtube videos if you aren't in the mood for reading a textbook, someone talking you through something can be just as useful.
    Most importantly drink plenty of water and get a decent night's sleep.
    Copying a text book is boring and you wont remember most of it. Make sure your notes are shorter and relevant. Use trigger words, for example, '1929' reminds you off the wall street crash, great depression is an effect. This way your notes are shorter but you know the information by memory.

    Good luck with your exams
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    Hey!

    My advice is to do LOADS of past papers. However much you learn the content, you won't know what the exam is like unless you practice. Copying out a text book probably won't help - but reading it and then closing it and writing down what you remember from it might. Then do practice questions - its like playing an instrument - you can read up about how to play it as much as you like, but if you don't actually practice it, you won't get anywhere

    Also, start revising now - I regret not starting revision earlier for my GCSEs...

    Good Luck!
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    (Original post by Rashri)
    Hey!

    My advice is to do LOADS of past papers. However much you learn the content, you won't know what the exam is like unless you practice. Copying out a text book probably won't help - but reading it and then closing it and writing down what you remember from it might. Then do practice questions - its like playing an instrument - you can read up about how to play it as much as you like, but if you don't actually practice it, you won't get anywhere

    Also, start revising now - I regret not starting revision earlier for my GCSEs...

    Good Luck!
    Thanks a lot brother, I appreciate it
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    (Original post by HomeworkHater)
    Give yourself time frames. Aim to have all of your notes done by Feb half term. Revise things in sections. Don't do too much in one day but don't be too slack at the same time.
    Starting with what you struggle with the most can be unmotivating so maybe start with topics that you are okay with and then carry.
    Have a check list of topics from the spec
    Get other family members to test you on things after you've learnt them.
    Revise in different setting so you dont feel as though you're in the same dreaded place (but make sure there are no distractions)
    Have a 10 minute break after every hour.
    Watch youtube videos if you aren't in the mood for reading a textbook, someone talking you through something can be just as useful.
    Most importantly drink plenty of water and get a decent night's sleep.
    Copying a text book is boring and you wont remember most of it. Make sure your notes are shorter and relevant. Use trigger words, for example, '1929' reminds you off the wall street crash, great depression is an effect. This way your notes are shorter but you know the information by memory.

    Good luck with your exams
    Thanks a lot mate
 
 
 
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