With the new GCSE specifications released in 2015, most English Literature GCSE exams have now become closed-book exams.
There are plenty of resources out there which can help you excel and improve your English Grade. Whether you want some comprehensive guidance on texts or maybe just some tips on how to improve your writing, check out our list of resources below. There should be resources here which will be useful for every exam board: AQA, CCEA, Edexcel, Eduqas, OCR, [...]
Struggling to revise for your GSCE Maths exam by looking through your textbook? Tavistock Tutors are here to help! We know that there's plenty to learn for your maths exam, and it can seem even more mind-boggling when trying to revise from a textbook. If you know that you're a visual and audio learner, or perhaps you just want to try something [...]
We know that exam period can be tense, and the night before an exam your mind starts to switch to panic mode. If you're just a few days away from your exams, you will have done most of the hard work before now and you're ready to get the exam out of the way. Here at Tavistock Tutors, we have compiled a [...]
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We know that GCSE Maths is important. But we also know that it can be daunting when you're desperate to get the grade you want. But don't fear – Tavistock Tutors are here.
Memorising mathematics formulas can be a crucial element to your GCSE and A-level exams, so mastering the skill can be essential. Since the GCSE and A-level specifications changed in 2015, formula booklets are no longer provided for most maths and science examinations. This means you'll need to know the important formulas off by heart. There's no point only loosely knowing them, as [...]
We know that maths GCSE can be daunting – there’s always plenty to learn! But Tavistock Tutors have compiled a list of some essential formulas that you’ll need to learn before your exams.
1) Work on mental arithmetic and learn plenty of vocabulary These are things to take in hand early on. With mental arithmetic, try to rely on your memory as much as possible – this means reviewing times tables, memorizing lists of square numbers (I recommend going all the way up to 31x31), and knowing decimal equivalents of common fractions (and vice-versa). With vocabulary, [...]