This Line Terminates Here - A Year 11 GYG (20/21)

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At long last... my final year in secondary school. I wouldn't have expected it to start with a global pandemic. Anyway, not an excuse not to aim for those coveted 9s!

Hey everyone, my name is David (AKA Dave or Vapordave) and Year 11 starts next week. Unfortunately Year 10 was cut very short by the COVID-19 situation, but we're sort of back to normality now so time to Grow My Grades!

Subjects:
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AQA English Language
AQA English Literature (Romeo and Juliet, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, An Inspector Calls, Power and Conflict)
Edexcel Mathematics
AQA Physics
AQA Biology
AQA Chemistry
OCR Computer Science
AQA French
WJEC Eduqas Religious Studies B (Catholic Christianity and Judaism)
Edexcel Statistics (Year 9)

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Biology 8-9/7
Chemistry 8-9/6
CS. 7-9/6
English Lang. 8-9/7
English Lit. 7-9/6
French 7-9/6
Maths 7-9/6
Physics 8-9/7
RS 8-9/7
Statistics (Year 9) 7

Post-16 Aspirations:
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- Study Maths, Physics, French and History at A-Level
- Study Engineering/Computer Science at MIT/Imperial
- Work in Information Security

A little bit about my interests:
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- I play the violin :nopity:
- I waste all of my time on TSR
- I'm a computer nerd (BTW I use Arch)
- I play video games sometimes (mostly Minecraft and random indies from that one itch.io bundle)

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WHSmith invented what is today the ISBN system.

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Love your banner! :grin: All the best for this year, if you have any questions about An Inspector Calls or the poetry then just give me a shout :woo:
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Love your banner! :grin: All the best for this year, if you have any questions about An Inspector Calls or the poetry then just give me a shout :woo:
Thank you, I will!
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(Original post by Vapordave)
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At long last... my final year in secondary school. I wouldn't have expected it to start with a global pandemic. Anyway, not an excuse not to aim for those coveted 9s!

Hey everyone, my name is David (AKA Dave or Vapordave) and Year 11 starts next week. Unfortunately Year 10 was cut very short by the COVID-19 situation, but we're sort of back to normality now so time to Grow My Grades!

Subjects:
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AQA English Language
AQA English Literature (Romeo and Juliet, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, An Inspector Calls, Power and Conflict)
Edexcel Mathematics
AQA Physics
AQA Biology
AQA Chemistry
OCR Computer Science
AQA French
WJEC Eduqas Religious Studies B (Catholic Christianity and Judaism)
Edexcel Statistics (Year 9)

Target Grades/Working Grades:
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Biology 8-9/7
Chemistry 8-9/6
CS. 7-9/6
English Lang. 8-9/7
English Lit. 7-9/6
French 7-9/6
Maths 7-9/6
Physics 8-9/7
RS 8-9/7
Statistics (Year 9) 7

Post-16 Aspirations:
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- Study Maths, Physics, French and History at A-Level
- Study Engineering/Computer Science at MIT/Imperial
- Work in Information Security

A little bit about my interests:
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- I play the violin :nopity:
- I waste all of my time on TSR
- I'm a computer nerd (BTW I use Arch)
- I play video games sometimes (mostly Minecraft and random indies from that one itch.io bundle)

Obligatory fun fact:
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WHSmith invented what is today the ISBN system.

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LovelyMrFox Hellohsjakodsmkachloeebrown09Nutella! @YouKnowWhoYouAreSorryIForgotYou
hey! good luck with your final year dave! you deserve the most :hugs:
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Im loving this! :jumphug: Best of luck!
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Oo thank you for the tag!
Good luck for year 11! You’re gonna smash it! :dance:
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(Original post by Hellohsjakodsmka)
Tag me in your updates please, I love this!!! <333
(Original post by chloeebrown09)
hey! good luck with your final year dave! you deserve the most :hugs:
(Original post by LovelyMrFox)
Im loving this! :jumphug: Best of luck!
(Original post by Nutella!)
Oo thank you for the tag!
Good luck for year 11! You’re gonna smash it! :dance:
Thanks for the support guys
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ooh hello, would love to be added to the tag list!
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ooh hello, would love to be added to the tag list!
Hello! Of course
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Chapter 1: Mind The Gap

20th March, 2020. The day school closed to my year group. It was also the day I started to fall apart academically.
31st August, 2020. There are approximately 82 hours until school officially restarts. And I don't feel prepared.

So now, the plan is to cram everything I missed now, and revise later. Easy, right?
I also have the help of some checklists I got from school so everything should be fine.
Catch-up is boring so that's basically it :lol:

Come back next week for Chapter 2!

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