Marking Exam Papers

The New GCSE Grading System

Do you understand the new GCSE 9-1 grading system? Do you have questions about how it works and what is a grade “A” now? Would you like to know what’s changed? Do you have concerns? If so, this guide helps you understand the new GCSE 9-1 grading system a little better.

GCSE Options

Guide to GCSE Options

Are you studying for GCSEs? Do you have kids heading for GCSEs? This guide to GCSE options will help you better understand the choices you may be asked to make.

Student Sitting Exam

Cells: Biology Test

Cell biology is the study of cell structure and function, and it revolves around the concept that the cell is the fundamental unit of life. Focusing on the cell permits a detailed understanding of the tissues and organisms that cells compose.

Area Maths Worksheets

Area: GCSE Maths Worksheets

Please download and print the PDF worksheet if you prefer to study using pen and paper. The worksheets are simple “by design” to make them printer-friendly. We have tried to use colour and images to a minimum. Some questions require images; however, you can still print using black and white.

Exam Pressure

Say goodbye to GCSE exam stress

Our platform has been built for students like you in Secondary Schools, year 7 to year 11, studying towards your GCSEs. The programme is organised around GCSE syllabuses, focusing on completing all the topics in the syllabus in time for your exams.

Choosing Your Subjects

Choosing subjects to study at GCSE

So, you get to the end of year 9 and as well as everything else that is going on in your life, you have to make choices concerning what subjects you will be studying for the next two years, which may have an impact on what you may study later at Advanced level and beyond at college or university. The decision may weigh very heavy on you.

Selecting Exam Boards

Why do GCSE exam boards differ?

As a student sitting your GCSEs, you may be wondering why there are different exam boards across your subjects. For some schools- even within the same subject- you might find that someone in a different class is with a different exam board to you! This can be confusing, maybe even worrying. You might wonder if there’s a secret reason why your teacher has signed you up for a certain one! Here, we look at some of the reasons exams boards differ- and how this applies to you.