We will keep this page updated with various documents and tips to help you through your Year 11 studies and revision.
Please check back regularly for updates from your teachers, and also check the Subject Specific pages on this website.
Revision List Summer 2022 - Download
GCSE Technique Sheet - Download
Glossary of Terms - Download
Command Words - Download
Knowledge Organisers Finance - Download
Business Finance - Download
Accounting & Finance - Download
Revenue, Costs and Profit - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zb2shbk/revision/1
Cash Flow - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zfjhxyc/revision/1
Sources of Finance - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zhwtmfr/revision/1
Financial Terms and Calculations - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/z7kpt39/revision/1
Break even - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zr8947h/revision/1
Business Calculations - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zd2fpg8/revision/1
Understanding Business Performance - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zms4gwx/revision/1
Marketing and Promotion - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/z4wtmfr/revision/1 https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zjyjd6f/revision/1
Market Research - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/z6y9rj6/revision/1
Market Segmentation - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/z7scbdm/revision/1
Customer Needs - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zn3847h/revision/1
www.smartrevise.online - All the revision tasks are located on here.
Unit revision maps are located on TEAMs on the class page.
English Language & Literature Paper One Guide
Shakespeare and C19th KO
Language Paper 1 KO
Please see the History pages - https://www.st-benedicts.cumbria.sch.uk/history-key-stage-4/
Hegarty Maths - https://hegartymaths.com
Dr Frost Maths - https://www.drfrostmaths.com/
AQA Kerboodle online resources for French & German (students have access to this using their passwords)
Duolingo free mobile app to practice vocabulary
Languages Online- https://www.languagesonline.org.uk
BBC bitesize - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/z98jmp3
Revision Guide Paper 1
Revision Guide Paper 2
Revision Guide Paper 3
Catholic Christianity - GCSE Religious Studies Revision - WJEC - BBC Bitesize
MrMcMillanREvis - YouTube – This has lots of revision videos on different topics from the GCSE course
Biology Revision Booklet
Biology Answer Booklet
Physics Foundation AQA Revision
Progression Route - PDF
Jargon Buster - PDF
Parents Guide - PDF
Careers & Opportunities for School Leavers - PDF
Choices Guide - PDF
Download - Revision Timetable
Download - Revision Guides
Download - Time Management
What is revision for?
It is possible to describe preparing for examinations as like running a marathon with a sprint at the end! You have to keep up with the front runners throughout the course and then reassemble at the race track for the sustained sprint at the end. How fast you can run at the end will depend on your long term preparation, and last minute panic revision and examination technique cannot make up for consistent work throughout the course. There are no short cuts.
There are, in addition, some techniques and ways of organising yourself and your time, both in the run up to and in the examination itself, which you should also employ to maximise your chances. Here are some suggestions:
You need a plan and a timetable.
In your plan, you should try to organise the following:
The right time slots when you can work most effectively (mornings, afternoons, evenings?)
MAKE YOUR REVISION ACTIVE AND VARIED IF POSSIBLE so that it is not just a single repetitive task. Employ a range of the techniques set out below:
The build-up to an examination is a stressful time and stress can be both productive and destructive. You have to ensure that you can recognise, and then control and use it, so that it is the former rather than the latter.
Easier said than done for some people, but all of us have suffered from the destructive elements of stress at some stage! It can show itself in some of the following ways:
There are strategies for controlling and channelling these symptoms. Try to construct a framework where you:
The prime objective is to get to the examination