English Revision Guidance

The GCSE English Language and Literature specifications can be accessed here:

English Language:


English Literature:


Specimen Assessment Materials and Mark schemes for English Language can be accessed here:


Resources to support English Literature can be accessed by following this link:


There are many resources that students can access through the shared area for English. All students have access to Sound Training resources:


User: students@crickhowell Password: crickhowell1

General revision for English

Dictionary sites/apps GCSE POD, for which you have a user name and password, is very useful for English Language and Literature revision.

We highly recommend York Notes to accompany set texts for English Literature and many students use YouTube videos such as:

Mr Bruff – https://www.youtube.com/user/mrbruff

BBC Bitesize for GCSE English Language – http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zr9d7ty

BBC Bitesize for GCSE English Literature – http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zckw2hv