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Most of my year group and I didn't bother revising, we were all lazy, unmotivated and just couldn't be asked. Did all of you guys revise and if so, how much?
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Eh, not as much as people think we should do. Less than I thought I’d do myself too.
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How comes?
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Eh, not as much as people think we should do. Less than I thought I’d do myself too.
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I had high standards, people had high standards, but then the laziness kicks in and now woohoo, it’s my last exam 🥳
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I only night before revision for each of my exams , from like 11pm-1am
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Haha, It's a lifestyle for me
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I only night before revision for each of my exams , from like 11pm-1am
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lol, don't believe people in your year group. They probably revised, they just don't want to seem like a nerd. All the intelligent students that get 8/9 they revise a lot but they lie to people.

Your grades are a result of the effort you put in

As for me i started revising in the middle of April (Easter)
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I did revise occasionally before Easter, but I mostly did last minute revision, the night before or even the morning of the exam, to consolidate my knowledge.
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lol, don't believe people in your year group. They probably revised, they just don't want to seem like a nerd. All the intelligent students that get 8/9 they revise a lot but they lie to people.

Your grades are a result of the effort you put in
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Welp I have low standards and I'm going to fail, lovely .
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I had high standards, people had high standards, but then the laziness kicks in and now woohoo, it’s my last exam 🥳
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I tried doing that but I kept on falling asleep.
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I only night before revision for each of my exams , from like 11pm-1am
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Nah, they definitely haven't cuz we all bunked revision sessions together and then went chilling in places instead of staying at home and revising. When we were home, we were all playing PS4 so I don't know when they would have time to revise?¿
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lol, don't believe people in your year group. They probably revised, they just don't want to seem like a nerd. All the intelligent students that get 8/9 they revise a lot but they lie to people.

Your grades are a result of the effort you put in

As for me i started revising in the middle of April (Easter)
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You don't understand. You don't know what happens behind close doors. I agree people can be banging out PS4, messing around, bunking lessons. But you don't know that maybe they revise in the morning before school & they make sure that they see the teacher to help them with revision before school begins because, they don't want to seem like a nerd.

Also, people that still get good grades & do this make sure they've started revising early e.g. in September that's about 8 months before exam season so when it comes they are relax & mess around more as they know they've covered more than 90% of all the material.

Don't listen to people. I guarantee you in august they will come out with high grades. Sometimes I do the same, but my mocks were not that great I got:

maths - 6
english lang.lit = 9
combined science 9-9
history - 9
italian = 7
business = 6
r.e = 8

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Nah, they definitely haven't cuz we all bunked revision sessions together and then went chilling in places instead of staying at home and revising. When we were home, we were all playing PS4 so I don't know when they would have time to revise?¿
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Yes. For my IGCSE exams I put in quite a lot of work, starting revision from last October and never bothering to stop. I did two or three exam past papers a day since February.
However, for my IAL exams I may have trouble as I have planned to take grade 8 piano in the middle of one of the exam series (October 2020). Will my plan below work?
Complete the IAS exams (and one A2) in June 2020 series, as they are quite early. Afterwards there will be about 4 months for me to focus on the grade 8 piano, but I will still practise for 3-4 days a week, 1 hour each for 3-4 months until April 2020 and halved during the IAS exam period.
After the grade 8 piano exam, there will be 2.5 months for me to prepare for the exams planned to be taken in January 2021. I will only take a few exams due to limited time, and no A2 exams in October 2020.
Finish the rest of the exams in June 2021.
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