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					                          BIOLOGY

OCR Gateway – material is not yet available. Keep looking, it is
coming soon.


S-Cool – covers the same topic areas but uses slightly different
headings. Good topic revision for GCSE and some helpful A level
topic revision sections.


Skoool – has revision exercises for Modular and Coordinated
Double Science at Higher and Foundation level.             Nice
presentations 9 sections – can sit back and watch slides, GCSE
only.


BBC Bitesize


                         Additional Sites

Biotopics
www.biotopics.co.uk
Go to the Topics Content Page to find details of interactive pages
at GCSE level.

Interesting site links to current articles on BBC.

Uses Google to search topics within site. Quite a difficult site to
use but loaded with resources! Really good.

A-level Biology
Mrothery.co.uk
              BUSINESS STUDIES

Bitesize – covers the main topics: Business Aims and
Organisation, Business Environment, Finance, Marketing, People
in Business and Production.


www.edexcel.org.uk
Exam board website, giving useful information on content and past
papers.


www.businessstudiesonline.co.uk
Lots of revision activities covering many different topics.


www.bized.co.uk
Revision case studies and activities.


                         Additional Sites


The Times 100
www.thetimes100.co.uk/index.php
Has a huge selection of case studies on major companies, linked
to all the GCSE and Applied GCSE topics. You can search by
topic, course or exam specification. There’s a Business Theory
section to help you revise and quizzes to test your understanding.



www.topmarks.co.uk
www.schoolsnet.com
                      CHEMISTRY

Bitesize – Has four topic areas: Patterns of Behaviour, Changing
Materials, Geology and structure of Materials. As you go into each
one there are lists of sub topics. For example revision and tests
on the Periodic Table can be found in Patterns of Behaviour.


S-Cool – covers the same topics but uses slightly different
headings.


Skoool – has revision exercises for Modular and Coordinated
Double Science at both Higher and Foundation level.


                        Additional Sites


Creative Chemistry
www.creative-chemistry.org.uk/gcse/revision
Coursework hints, quizzes and revision drills.


www.rsc.org/chemsoc
www.knockhardy.org.uk/sjr.htm
www.chemguide.co.uk
www.docbrown.info/index.htm
      DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY

Bitesize – has revision material and tests covering Electronics,
Food Technology, Graphics, Resistant             Materials,   Textile
Technology, Systems and Control.


S-Cool – has revision material for Food Technology only.


                        Additional Sites


Technology Student
www.technologystudent.com
Information sheets rather than revision exercises but covers
everything you need to know for design technology. An excellent
resource for revision.


Foodtech
www.foodtech.org.uk/index.html
Analytical tools, links to professionals from the food industry, case
studies and video clips.
                        ENGLISH

Language
Bitesize and S-cool - have sections on reading and
writing, SAM users can access revision material and exam
papers on comprehension and essays.


Literature
Bitesize - has a good selection of exercises on poetry, drama
and novels.


                       Additional Sites


Andrew Moore’s Teaching Resource Site
www.universalteacher.org.uk
Has a series of links to excellent free study guides and online
tutorials for both language and literature.


English biz
www.englishbiz.co.uk
Excellent collection of worksheets to help improve grades for
GCSE language and literature.


Converse
http://aspirations.english.cam.ac.uk
Students and lecturers from Cambridge University’s Faculty of
English have created a range of resources to help with literature
study.     Particularly good for First World War Poetry and
Shakespeare.
                    GEOGRAPHY

Bitesize – has eight main topic headings: Cities, Coasts,
Economic Activity, Ecosystems, Population and Development,
Tectonics, Water and Rivers, Weather and Climate. Each leads to
a range of subtopics.


S-Cool – has more detailed headings but the subjects covered
are the same.


                       Additional Sites


Internet Geography
www.geography.learnontheinternet.co.uk/gcse/revision.html
Notes, case studies and advice on the type of questions that might
be asked.


www.yourclimateyourlife.org.uk
www.newscientist.com
www.environment-agency.gov.uk
www.fld.org.uk
www.carlisle.gov.uk
www.newint.org
www.geographical.co.uk
www.oxfam.org.uk
www.sustrans.org.uk
www.guardian.co.uk
                        HISTORY

Bitesize - covers Britain and the First World War, Germany, 1919
– 1945, India, International Relations 1919 to 1945 to 1989, The
USA, Medicine Through Time, Russia and the USSR.


                       Additional Sites


School History
www.schoolhistory.co.uk/revision
Covers World War 1, Weimar and Nazi Germany, Russia/USSR
1917 – 1953, USA 1929 – 41, International Relations 1919 – 1939,
Impact of War 1914 – 1948, Superpower Relations, 1945 – 1989,
USA Divided Union 1941 – 1980, Medicine through Time, The
American West, Crime and Punishment through Time, Agriculture
1750 – 1900, Transport and Leisure.


Active History
www.activehistory.co.uk/GCSE/rev.htm
Covers most of the same topics as the sites above but is a lot
more activity based. You can interview Adolf Hitler, play Splat the
Nazi, try surviving the Wall Street Crash and experience a
simulation of life in the trenches.
     INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

The Interactive Learning Pages
www.www.ewart.org.uk
Help with coursework, revision notes and quizzes.


ICT GCSE
www.ictgcse.com
Help with coursework and theory as well as some downloadable
exercises.


The Teacher
www.theteacher.org.uk
Study notes and revision exercises for all exam boards.


Additional Sites
www.dida-delivered.org
http://dida.edexcel.org.uk/home/spb
                          FRENCH

Bitesize – covers listening, reading, speaking and writing at
foundation and higher level. The site has sound so you can listen
to spoken French and test your understanding.


S-Cool – has good French vocabulary section.


                        Additional Sites

French Revision
www.frenchrevision.co.uk
Interactive listening, reading and writing exercises, past papers,
revision activities and role play. Click on the Intermediate link for
GCSE material.


Bonjour de France
www.bonjourdefrance.com
Interactive help and tests with grammar, vocabulary and
comprehension – all in French.


www.ashcombe.surrey.sch.uk
A great website to download and listen to podcasts. Exercises and
games go with each podcast.
                        GERMAN

Bitesize – covers listening, reading, speaking and writing at
foundation and higher level. The site has sound so you can listen
to spoken German and test your understanding.


S-Cool – covers speaking, reading and writing.


www.ashcombe.surrey.sch.uk
A great website to download and listen to podcasts. Exercises and
games go with each podcast.
                        SPANISH

Bitesize – covers listening, reading, speaking and writing at
foundation and higher level. The site has sound so you can listen
to spoken Spanish and test your understanding.


www.ashcombe.surrey.sch.uk
A great website to download and listen to podcasts. Exercises and
games go with each podcast.
                            MUSIC

The Bitesize Music site is brilliant. You need RealMedia player
to listen to the sound files. This is free and there’s a step by step
guide to installing it if you don’t have it already. Topics covered
are, elements of music, music appreciation, classical orchestra
music, music for dance, contemporary music and world music.


                        Additional Sites


Revise Music
www.revisemusic.org.uk
Worksheets, revision notes, revision tasks and quizzes.


Free Music Notation Package – for composing
www.codamusic.com/notepad


Free Recording Package
Audacity.sourceforge.net


Music Theory
Musictheory.net
                            MATHS

Bitesize – has separate sections for foundation and higher
students. It covers Numbers and Algebra, Shape Space and
Measurement and Handling Data.


S-Cool – covers the same topics but in a more general way with
no split for foundation and higher tiers.


Skoool – has revision exercises for Higher, Intermediate and
Foundation level Maths.


Easy Maths
www.easymaths.com
GCSE tutorials, past papers and lots of games and puzzles.


Emaths
www.emaths.co.uk
Variety of worksheets and past papers to practice, in learn area


My Maths
www.MyMaths.co.uk
Maths, games and activities. GCSE revision material, online
practice questions and marking.


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                                PE

Bitesize – covers the main topics under four headings, Anatomy
and Physiology, Culture and History, Health and Fitness and
Training and Performance.


S-Cool – covers the same topics but with a longer menu of
headings.


                        Additional Sites


www.worldofsportexamined.com
Although not strictly a revision site, there’s masses of material and
links to help PE GCSE students.


www.sportsrules.50g.com
Excellent for rules of a whole range of sports.


www.sportsrules.50g.com


www.weetabix.co.uk/schoolsports
                         PHYSICS

All the sites below cover the main topics, although their headings
are different.


OCR Gateway – material is not yet available. Keep looking, it is
coming soon.


S-Cool – Go to ‘GCSE’ and then ‘Physics’. Many useful topics
are covered. The site is updated regularly.


Skoool – has many useful resources.


BBC Bitesize


                       Additional Sites


Andy Darvill’s Site
www.darvill.clara.net/myon.htm
Created by a Physics teacher, this site has received good reviews.
Explore the site to find the help that you need.


www.colorado.edu/physics/2000/cover.html
            RELIGIOUS STUDIES

Bitesize – covers God, Death, Human Relationships, Poverty
and Wealth, Prejudice and Discrimination, Religion, Science and
the Environment, Sanctity of Life, War and Peace.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/re


                      Additional Sites


http://re-xs.ucsm.ac.uk/re/revision.html
www.revision-notes.co.uk/GCSE/Religious_Studies/index.html
www.revisioncentre.co.uk/gcse/re/index.html
www.teacherxpress.com
www.request.org.uk/issues/revision/revision.htm
www.revisionlink.co.uk/re/index.html

				
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