Science Faculty Revision

GCSE Revision Documents

Please find below a Crickhowell High School revision guide as well as revision guides from the Bangor University GCSE Science Resource.  These materials are suitable for Foundation and Higher levels.  You can also download a complete revision schedule for the summer exams.

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.  You can build question papers for Applied Science, Biology, Chemistry and Physics.  Visit the Question Bank at http://www.wjec.co.uk/question-bank/index.html.

If you wish to practice using ready made WJEC past papers, please visit their website at http://www.wjec.co.uk/qualifications/science/index.html.

Science Revision Schedule 2018
CHS GCSE Science Revision Book 2018

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Applied Science (Double Award) Revision

For those students studying this qualification, use the revision materials provided under any of the other science subjects.  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.

Biology Revision

For the GCSE Biology Unit 1 / GCSE Science (Dble Award) Unit 1 Revision Book 2018, visit the Bangor University website at https://www.bangor.ac.uk/ccm/gcserevision.php.en.  Unit 2 is below:

GCSE Biology Unit 2 Revision Book 2018

GCSE students should also look at the following websites:

https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zsw7frd
https://www.educationquizzes.com/gcse/biology/

Chemistry Revision

For GCSE Chemistry Units 1 and 2, use the Bangor University revision books below:

GCSE Chemistry Unit 1 Revision Book 2018
GCSE Chemistry Unit 2 Revision Book 2018

The following websites are also useful:

https://www.educationquizzes.com/gcse/chemistry/
https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zq2n4j6

For AS / A2 students visit the WJEC Question Bank or Science pages for past papers and mark schemes.

http://www.physicsandmathstutor.com/ contains past papers from all exam boards, which are broken down into topic-based sections with specimen solutions (AS / A2 and GCSE).

Physics Revision

For GCSE Physics Units 1 and 2, use the Bangor University revision books below:

GCSE Physics Unit 1 Revision Book 2018
GCSE Physics Unit 2 Revision Book 2018

The following websites are also useful:

https://www.educationquizzes.com/gcse/physics/
https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/z83k6fr

For AS / A2 students visit the WJEC Question Bank or Science pages for past papers and mark schemes.

The following websites provide a wealth of information for revision purposes:

https://jacktilson.net/#two – contains all past papers and mark schemes for every module of WJEC specification (AS / A2 only)
http://www.physicsandmathstutor.com/ contains past papers from all exam boards, which are broken down into topic-based sections with specimen solutions (AS / A2 and GCSE)
https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zsw7frd
 – GCSE students only.

Science (Double Award) Revision

For students studying GCSE Science (Double Award) the following Bangor University revision booklets will provide all your revision needs:

GCSE Science (Dble Award) Unit 2 Revision Book 2018
GCSE Science (Dble Award) Unit 3 Revision Book 2018
GCSE Science (Dble Award) Unit 4 Revision Book 2018
GCSE Science (Dble Award) Unit 5 Revision Book 2018
GCSE Science (Dble Award) Unit 6 Revision Book 2018

The following websites are useful revision sources:

https://www.educationquizzes.com/gcse/science/
https://www.bbc.com/education/subjects/zp266yc