GCSE 2015 Reform… The story so far.

"I have therefore decided that GCSEs should be comprehensively reformed, building on the work that Ofqual has already done to strengthen the qualification....". An extract from the letter from Michael Gove (February 2013) to Glenys Stacey (Chief Executive,Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) which set about the changes we are about to experience from September 2015. … Continue reading GCSE 2015 Reform… The story so far.

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iRevision…

There are many resources to support the process of revision, the new iRevision page is now part of the growing #Resources section.  This is now building a collection of documents that will aid this process with ultimate aim of making students more independent in their learning and progression. Feed your brain!

Large Question Bank

Another new section under the #Resources section is the Large Question Bank.  In this section you will find a variety of resources (more will be added) which will help you practice, practice and practice.  There are questions for KS3 and KS4.. I'm still looking for a suitable KS5 resource. To aid your practicing you may … Continue reading Large Question Bank

GCSE Mathematics Past Examination Papers!

As part of our drive to make education more accessible to all concerned (students, parents/guardians, teachers) the NEW page section #Resources¬†will include a whole range of GCSE assessment resources, including GCSE past papers to help support students. The first NEW section is for GCSE Mathematics Past Papers. ¬†This section includes PDF's of all papers on … Continue reading GCSE Mathematics Past Examination Papers!

Stopping the Summer slide! …in Foundation Maths!

Nearly TWO THIRDS of the achievement gap can be attributed to the reduced learning that occurs during the summer holidays.  In a bid to support parents and students during this period below are graded worksheets with assessment trackers to help you understand what you need to do to improve your grade. Each Grade category has the … Continue reading Stopping the Summer slide! …in Foundation Maths!