Skip to content ↓

Year 11

Key Information for Students and Parents/Carers  

 

When will the Saturday Morning Revision workshops be taking place?

Saturday morning revision workshops will start on the 5th of March. These sessions are available for all Year 11 students and will take place in the Sixth Form Centre from 09:00-11:00am. Students are not required to wear school uniform but do need to bring their own revision.

These sessions will take place on the following dates; 

  • Saturday 5th March 
  • Saturday 12th March
  • Saturday 19th March
  • Saturday 26th March 
  • Saturday 23rd April 
  • Saturday 30th April 
  • Saturday 7th May 
  • Saturday 14th May 
  • Saturday 21st May

When are the Easter Half Term workshops taking place? 

Please click here to download our Easter Revision Timetable for 2022.

  • Students are expected to attend the full workshop, as these sessions are planned to be sequential and as such not as drop in/drop out sessions.
  • Once on site students will not be permitted to leave site to buy food etc. so please ensure that students have everything they need upon arrival.
  • Students do not need to wear school uniform for any workshop.
  • Students will be issued with a gate code for the Sixth Form gate on Friday 1st of April for them to use to gain access to the school site over the Easter period.

What is GCSE Pod and how do I use it?

GCSE Pod is the new revision aid for all students that uses exam board targeted videos to help students revise for examinations. It is a great way to cover content and revise understanding. The Presentation attached here covers everything you need to know to get it up and running!

If you lose your password for GCSEPod and have trouble resetting it, please contact Mr Prutton on [email protected]

How can my child access GCSE Pod for their revision?  

Please see here for the document that give instructions on how to access the great new GCSE resource that targets key content for each subject offered for GCSE at Fulston Manor School.

If you lose your password for GCSEPod and have trouble resetting it, please contact Mr Prutton on [email protected]

 

When do the Year 11 subject workshops take place?

What are the GCSE revision strategies I can use?

What basics do I need to remember for the exams?

Where can I find past papers to revise from in Years 10 and 11?

How can my diet help me in my exams?

How to deal with examination stress?

Which apps do subjects recommend to use in Years 10 and 11?

  • GCSE Pod, Senacre learning and You tube  for everything – Learning new content, revision of content and testing your understanding
  • You-tube channel: Planet PE
  • Edmodo for History
  • BBC Bitesize – all subjects
  • Kerboodle – Science
  • Psychology – Illuminate Revision App
  • Sociology – Revise sociology
  • Citizenship – BBC newsround
  • Maths – Pixl Maths App and Hegarty Maths
  • Tutor2u – Good for Business and Economics
  • Photography – Pinterest, Weebly and Canva
  • Art – Pinterest and You tube for your art techniques
  • Geography – Memrise and Quizlet
  • Revision – Quizlet Flash card maker
  • Computing – Teach -ICT has all revision materials
  • DT – www.technologystudent.com

Should there be any information that you require that is not on this page please contact Mr Prutton on [email protected]