Edexcel Awards – Algebra Level 3 Revision

The summer session is almost upon us and there seems to be very little about to support students studying Algebra Level 3. All the resources I have found via Pearson Edexcel are located in the Past Papers section. Just remember that practicing is the key to your confidence and success. Most of the topics are … Continue reading Edexcel Awards – Algebra Level 3 Revision


Pearson Edexcel Algebra Level 3

The Pearson Edexcel Awards Algebra Level 3 is a fairly new qualification from the new suite of assessments from Edexcel.  The resource level is quite low currently but if you are smart with topic knowledge you can hunt them down.  The Level 3 Award sits very comfortably between GCSE Mathematics (Higher) grades A/A* and GCE Mathematics Core 1.  The aim … Continue reading Pearson Edexcel Algebra Level 3

Pearson Edexcel Awards Algebra Level 3

One of the courses that was trialed last year (2014) was the Algebra Level 3 course designed by Edexcel.  It is intended to bridge the algebra gap between GCSE and A level content.  Having trialed it with a small group of high ability students, the majority of whom are now studying A level Mathematics, their view on the benefits is … Continue reading Pearson Edexcel Awards Algebra Level 3

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.


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!

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 HIGHER 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 under what you need to do to improve your grade.Each Grade category has the main 4 strands: Number, … Continue reading Stopping the Summer slide… in HIGHER maths!