Great ideas for helping your students revise for science and chemistry exams

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Start early for effective revision

How a low-pressure support session can help your learners effectively prepare for exams

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7 steps to successful revision strategies

How to model effective exam cramming habits with your students

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6 steps to effective revision

Model successful strategies and banish student anxiety

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Intelligent revision

Improve students’ chemistry exam results and help them fulfil their potential

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Get top marks with this effective past paper strategy

Try this approach to using exam questions for chemistry revision

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Strategies to succeed in post-16 courses

Passing exams at 18 requires specific skills and strategies. Here’s how to support students to develop them

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Three sure-fire revision methods

Tackle the revision bogeyman

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10 new ways to use past papers

Revising the role of exam questions

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How to engage reluctant revisers

Have your students left it to the very last minute?

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Why I put mock exams in the freezer

But only after cooking them at 80°C 

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Memorisation method matters

Drawing is better than writing

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Effective revision

Are your students staring at revision guides and fiddling with coloured pens?

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End curly arrow anxiety

Tips to prepare students for exams

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Six lessons from the 2017 exams

How to best prepare for the 2018 A-level chemistry exam

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I’m going to stop assigning past paper questions

Tom Husband ditches the assessment obsession

ChemGym web app


This is a very easy app to recommend as a starting point, or quick review, for any budding A-level chemists