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I might retake this subject and would like a better grade. I know the grading system has changed so have the resources also changed or have they stayed the same?

And what (popular) exam board should I go for?
Will the topics I study be greatly affected by the exam board? As I would like to start revising sooner instead of waiting to find out what exam board I will use.

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The new system has new topics, so best to update your revision guides and textbooks. From what I've heard on the grapevine, teachers tend to prefer Edexcel or AQA.

Resources wise, check out HegartyMaths on YouTube and BBC Bitesize. There are tons of free maths resources out there though, just give it a Google.
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The new system has new topics, so best to update your revision guides and textbooks. From what I've heard on the grapevine, teachers tend to prefer Edexcel or AQA.

Resources wise, check out HegartyMaths on YouTube and BBC Bitesize. There are tons of free maths resources out there though, just give it a Google.
I am currently using bitesize:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z6pfb9q

But I was hoping for something that will take me through the new stuff, sorry if this sounds vague, but basically will the above link or old gcse revision materials suffice in terms of getting a good grade with the changes?

Thank you for your help.
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I am currently using bitesize:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/z6pfb9q

But I was hoping for something that will take me through the new stuff, sorry if this sounds vague, but basically will the above link or old gcse revision materials suffice in terms of getting a good grade with the changes?

Thank you for your help.
No, don't use old materials else you won't cover the new topics.
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No, don't use old materials else you won't cover the new topics.
Are there any new resources available online I could start revising from?

If not I will buy a textbook, I am also going to borrow a new mathswatch cd for the new 'specification'.
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Are there any new resources available online I could start revising from?

If not I will buy a textbook, I am also going to borrow a new mathswatch cd for the new 'specification'.
HegartyMaths I think is up to date. If not he will be updating it. You could also get a tutor for extra help.
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cgp textbooks
maths watch
my maths
maths genie (great videos)
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(Original post by Graduate_Medic)
HegartyMaths I think is up to date. If not he will be updating it. You could also get a tutor for extra help.
Thanks for the advice.
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Would it lookbad if my new maths grades will be in 1-9 but my old english grades will remain as A-C?

I only want to retake maths.
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Would it be okay to present my english gcse as c (for example) and my maths as a 5 (example)?
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Before we get started, here are some sites:Mathswatch (your teacher gave you your login I think) - https://vle.mathswatch.co.uk/vle/Mathsgenie (has videos, question booklets for every topic; do all grades including 9) - http://www.mathsgenie.co.uk/gcse.htmlCorbettMaths (has videos, questions, textbook practice, etc) - https://corbettmaths.com/contents/Examsolutions (has videos; his site is being fixed) - https://www.examsolutions.net/gcse-maths/Hegartymaths (videos) - https://www.youtube.com/user/HEGARTYMATHSEdexcel papers (has 9-1 papers and past spec papers; do all of them for practice) - http://www.mathsgenie.co.uk/papers.htmlAQA specimen papers (do only higher) - https://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/math...ment-resourcesCGP Papers - https://www.amazon.co.uk/New-GCSE-Ma...D7MTEDC268GDAZBooks:CGP 9-1 Guide - https://www.amazon.co.uk/New-GCSE-Ma...aths+guide+aqaCGP 9-1 Exam Workbook - https://www.amazon.co.uk/GCSE-Maths-...+exam+workbookCGP 9-1 GRADE 9 Workbook (has nice questions; suggested if you're aiming for a 9 which you should) - https://www.amazon.co.uk/d/Books/GCS...BHT067CT2K99T6
Do this for every topic and repeat:

- watch videos of that topic (let's call it topic X) from: mathswatch (do their worksheets and interactive questions), mathsgenie (watch their videos and do their worksheets), corbettmaths (watch their videos; do their questions and textbook exercises, examsolutions, hegartymaths (do mathswatch worksheets)
- go to topic X on your CGP guide and do their questions at the bottom of the page/end of topic
- go to topic X on your CGP exam practice workbook and do the questions and obviously mark it
- go to topic X on your CGP grade 9 workbook and do the questions and mark it

Repeat for all higher topics

Then:

- sit the Edexcel papers (all of them; old and new spec)
- sit the CGP 9-1 practice papers
- sit the specimen papers

Then you should be getting grade 9 top marks. Let me know if you want any help
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Can't really top the advice from thekidwhogames. You might like to bookmark the following article, though, for some sound advice as the exam approaches:

https://www.thetutorpages.com/tutor-...exam-time/9099
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