Maths & ICT Faculty Revision

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Computer Science
The WJEC provide a useful revision facility called Question Bank.  This allows you to create practice question papers from thousands of WJEC past papers.  All you have to od is to find the questions you want, add them to your paper and export your paper with an accompanying mark scheme and examinaer’s comments as a PDF ready to use.  Visit the Question Bank at http://www.wjec.co.uk/question-bank/index.html.

The BBC Bitesize website is a helpful resource for students studying GCSE Computer Science.

https://www.bbc.com/education/subjects/z34k7ty

Further Maths

Below is a range of revision materials for all those students studying AS and A2 Further Maths.

https://jacktilson.net/edu/maths/further.php – a wealth of information on past papers, mark schemes and more.
Maths Revision Schedule 2018 – a revision schedule for all Maths subjects for the summer 2018 exams.

Below are the WJEC statistical tables and formulae booklet:

WJEC GCE AS & A2 Further Maths Statistical Tables
WJEC GCE AS & A2 Further Maths Formula Booklet 092017

ICT Revision

GCSEPod is an accessible and affordable learning product, written by teachers, for use by Years 9, 10 and 11 on computers, iPods and Mobile Phones, anytime, anywhere, all year round.

For a range of GCSE past papers and mark schemes, please visit the WJEC website at http://www.wjec.co.uk/qualifications/ict/r-information-and-communication-technology-gcse/.

Useful websites include:

BBC Bitesize at https://www.bbc.com/education/subjects/zqmtsbk

For AS and A2 students the Jack Tilson website at https://jacktilson.net/#two contains all past papers and mark schemes for every module of the WJEC ICT specification.

ICT Level 3 Diploma Revision

OCR have produced some handy publications combining question and answer papers and examiner commentary.  You can download individual papers and mark schemes if you prefer.  Visit the OCR website at http://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/vocational-education-and-skills/cambridge-technicals-it-level-3-certificate-extended-certificate-introductory-diploma-foundation-diploma-diploma-05838-05842-2016-suite/.

Maths Revision

The WJEC provide a useful revision facility called Question Bank.  This allows you to create practice question papers from thousands of WJEC past papers.  All you have to od is to find the questions you want, add them to your paper and export your paper with an accompanying mark scheme and examinaer’s comments as a PDF ready to use.  Visit the Question Bank at http://www.wjec.co.uk/question-bank/index.html.

Please find below all the revision tools that are recommended throughout all key stages of the school.  For a full revision schedule for all Maths subjects, click on the link below:

Maths Revision Schedule 2018 – a revision schedule for all Maths subjects for the summer 2018 exams.

Pre-GCSE Revision and Consolidation

http://www.coolmath-games.com – a range of great Maths games
http://www.mathsisfun.com/ – a range of great Maths Games
https://www.bbc.com/education/subjects/zqhs34j – BBC Bitesize Maths for pre-GCSE students
https://corbettmaths.com

GCSE Revision and Consolidation

https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zppq97h – BBC Bitesize for Maths
https://www.bbc.com/education/subjects/zc8tfrd – BBC Bitesize for Maths Numeracy
https://corbettmaths.com
http://revisegcsemaths.co.uk – a brilliant website for all your WJEC Maths and Maths Numeracy revision needs.
https://www.educationquizzes.com/gcse/maths/ – a fun quiz website

GCSE Revision Worksheets – Grades A*, A & B

For students working towards achieving these grades, below are the topic worksheets you should be revising:

3d-pythagoras 97_upper-and-lower-bounds
82_standard-form 98_quadratic-formula
83_compound-interest-and-depreciation 99_algebraic-fractions
84_reverse-percentages 100_more-difficult-rearranging-formulae
85_algebra_quadratics 101_simultaneous-equations-with-a-quadratic
86_solving-quadratics-by-factorising 102_transformation-of-graphs
87_simultaneous-equations 103_enlargement_negative-scale-factor
88_inequalities-regions 104_sine-and-cosine-rules-area-of-triangles-using-c2bdab-sin-c
89_trigonometry  105_3d-pythagoras
90_circle-theorems  106_spheres-and-cones
91_cumulative-frequency-and-box-plots  107_area-of-sector-and-length-of-arcs
92_tree-diagrams 108_vectors
93_recurring-decimals-into-fractions  109_histograms
94_fractional-and-negative-indices  110_stratified-sampling
95_surds  111_proof
96_direct-and-inverse-proportion  112_completing-the-square-pdf

GCSE Revision Worksheets – Grade C

For students working towards achieving this grade, below are the topic worksheets you should be revising:

51_percentages 67_solvng-simultaneous-equations-graphically
52_hcf-lcm-product-of-primes 68_drawing-quadratic-graphs
53_place-value 69_distance-time-graphs
54_negative-numbers 70_pythagoras
55_estimation 71_surface-area
56_utility-bills 72_volume-of-prism
57_algebra_collecting-like-terms 73_volume-and-surface-area-of-cylinder
58_algebra_expand-and-factorise 74_similar-shapes
59_algebra_solving 75_compound-measures
60_algebra_changing-the-subject 76_loci-and-construction
61_algebra_inequalities 77_bearings
62_trial-and-improvement 78_probability-and-relative-frequency2
63_algebra_indices 79_averages-from-frequency-tables
64_algebra_forming-and-solving-equations
80_questionnaires
65_sequences 81_functional-maths-questions
66_straight-line

GCSE Revision Worksheets – Grade D

For students working towards achieving this grade, below are the topic worksheets you should be revising:

23_factors-multiples-primes2 37_area-of-compound-shapes2
24_powers_roots_bidmas2 38_rotations2
25_ordering-fdp2 39_reflections2
26_best-buys2 40_enlargements2
27_fractions_adding_subtracting_multiplying-and-dividing2 41_translations2
28_ratio2 42_mixed-transformations2
29_proportion_ingredients2 43_nets-plans-and-elevations2
30_using-a-calculator2 44_symmetry2
31_exchange-rates2 45_two-way-tables2
32_algebra_substitution2 46_pie-charts2
33_angles_parallel-lines2 47_scatter-graphs2
34_angles2 48_frequency-polygon2
35_angles_polygons2 49_stem-and-leaf2
36_circles-area-and-circumference2 50_probability2

GCSE Revision Worksheets – Grades E, F & G

For students working towards achieving this grade, below are the topic worksheets you should be revising:

1_place-value 12_time-tables-and-distance-tables
2_ordering-numbers 13_tallys-and-charts
3_reading-scales 4_coordinates
4_negative-numbers 15_angles
5_fractions-of-an-amount 16_congruent-shapes
6_powers-and-squareroots 17_perimeter-area-volume
7_fractions-decimals-and-percentages 18_metric-and-imperial
8_money-problems 19_2d-and-3d-shapes
9_shading-fractions-of-rectangles 20_mean-median-mode-range
10_addition-and-subtraction 21_pictograms
11_multiplication-and-division 22_conversion-graphs

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One of the publishers has produced revision guides for GCSE Mathematics and GCSE Mathematics / Numeracy.  These are available from the school at a discounted price of £6.

AS / A2 Revision and Consolidation

https://jacktilson.net/#two – contains all past papers and mark schemes for every module of WJEC legacy specification.
http://www.physicsandmathstutor.com/ contains past papers from all exam boards, which are broken down into topic-based sections with specimen solutions.