Exam Preparation

Through-out school life pupils are required to sit examinations. This page provides you with lots of useful information on how to improve your skills, revise and prepare for exams:

  • Active Revision (or How to Revise More Effectively)
  • PiXL Revisit Handbook
  • The Five Secrets of Successful Revision
  • The Myth of Easy Revision
  • Parents: A Practical Guide to Supporting your child in their Exams

Remember if you want to be good at something you need to practice. Don’t wait to be told to practice. Use your initiative and practice your self. Watch the video above to find out how to plan your revision and click below to download your revision planner diary.

  • Revision Planner
  • Interactive Revision Site
  • Make your own revision planner and online revision notes.

Here is a list of really useful websites you can use to develop your skills.

GCSEs

  • BBC Bitesize
  • GCSEPod

English

EnglishBiz – GCSE English & English Literature
Revision Centre
Poetry Live!
Pixl English Literature App
Ask in school for help if you’ve forgotten your login details.

Maths

  • GCSE Revision
  • BBC Bitesize – GCSE Maths
  • Pixl Maths App
    Ask in school for help if you’ve forgotten your login details.

Science

  • Schools History – Science
  • Top Marks – Chemistry
  • Collins Connect
    Type in Westborough High School in the “Find your school” slot, then follow their instructions, choosing a password that’s memorable.

Other Subjects

Look at the subject links in the curriculum menu above to find lots more links to useful websites.

Find Out More

Exam Home Page
Exam Preparation
Exam Regulations
Past Certificates