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Supporting your child through their GCSEs
View and download the school’s GCSE support advice booklet here.


Art

Websites:
www.pinterest.com
www.deviantart.com
www.studentartguide.com
www.googleartproject.com


Business Studies

Resources and Websites:
Dynamic learning website (students have individual login details)
Driffield hub website
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Business, Second Edition by Ian Marcouse (Year 10)
CGP GCSE Edexcel (9-1) Business – The Revision Guide (Year 10)
GCSE AQA Business Studies Guide ( Year 11)


Computer Science

Resources and Websites:
Dynamic learning website (students have individual login details)
Driffield hub website
Learning how to use Python programming – textbooks/websites
AQA GCSE (9-1) Computer Science, Steve Cushing
AQA GCSE (9-1) Computer Science (available in school)


Design and Technology

Websites:
www.technologystudent.com
https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/subjects/zvg4d2p

Resources (Year 10):
OCR GCSE (9-1) Design and Technology (Hodder)

Resources (Year 11):
AQA GCSE (9-1) Design and Technology: All material categories and systems (Hodder)
CGP 9-1 GCSE Design & Technology – AQA Revision Guide


Drama

Resources and Websites:
WJEC/Eduqas GCSE Drama – Garry Nichols
http://www.eduqas.co.uk/qualifications/drama-and-theatre/gcse/
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/drama/drama_wjec/


English

Resources and Websites:
AQA GCSE English Language and English Literature: Advanced Student Book (Collins)
AQA GCSE English Language Progress Plus Student Book (Cambridge University Press)
CGP Revision Guides
Letts York Notes on key exam texts: A Christmas Carol (Dickens), Macbeth (Shakespeare) and An Inspector Calls (Priestley)
CGP Spelling, Punctuations and Grammar for GCSE (The Workbook)
www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/english
www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/english_literature
https://www.youtube.com/mrbruff


Food Preparation and Nutrition

Resources:
AQA GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition (Hodder)
CGP 9-1 GCSE Food Preparation & Nutrition – AQA Revision Guide


French

Resources and Websites:
www.memrise.com – vocabulary learning
www.language-gym.com – grammar exercises
www.languagesonline.org.uk – topic and grammar revision
www.bbc.com/bitesize – topic and grammar revision
CGP New GCSE French AQA Revision Guide – for the Grade 9-1 Course (with Online Edition)
CGP New GCSE French AQA Exam Practice Workbook – for the Grade 9-1 Course (includes Answers)


Geography

Resources and websites (Year 10):
Department revision booklets will be provided for students
https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-gcses/geography-a-2016

Resources and Websites (Year 11):
GCSE Geography OCR B Geography for Enquiring Minds Revision Guide
GCSE Geography OCR B Geography for Enquiring Minds Exam Practice Workbook
GCSE Geography OCR B Geography for Enquiring Minds Exam Practice Answer Book
www.ocr.org.uk


History

Resources (Year 10):
New GCSE History EdExcel Revision Guide: SHP
Revise EdExcel GCSE History Anglo-Saxon and Normans Revision Guide
Revise EdExcel GCSE History Medicine in Britain
Revise EdExcel GCSE History The American West
Revise EdExcel GCSE History Weimar and Nazi Germany

Resources (Year 11):
New GCSE History OCR B: Schools History Project Revision Guide for the 9-1 course
OCR SHP GCSE: The People’s Health c1250 to present by Jamie Byrom and Michael Riley (Hodder)
OCR SHP GCSE: The Norman Conquest 1065-1087 by Jamie Byrom and Michael Riley (Hodder)
OCR SHP GCSE: Living under Nazi rule 1933-1945 by Richard Kennett (Hodder)
OCR SHP GCSE: The Making of the USA 1789-1900 by Alex Ford (Hodder)


Maths

Resources and Websites:
www.vle.mathswatch.co.uk
www.corbettmaths.com
https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/examspecs/z8sg6fr
CGP revision guides and workbooks available from school supplies


Media

Resources and Websites:
WJEC Eduqas Media Studies Textbook – Hayley Sheard (illuminate publishing)
www.eduqas.co.uk/qualifications/media-studies/


Music

Resources and Websites:
AQA GCSE Music Study Guide – Andrew S. Coxan ISBN: 978-1785581526
www.musictheory.net
Tenuto App
AQA GCSE Music (9-1) ISBN: 978-1782946144


Physical Education

Resources and Websites (GCSE PE):
OCR GCSE 9-1 revision course revision guides- Hodder Press. J Honeybourne
OCR GCSE 9-1 PE student text book – Hodder Press . J Honeybourne
HUB for revision podcasts and webinars
Support specification for theory and practical on HUB in public area.
http://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/gcsephysical-education-j587-from-2016/
https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/znyb4wx

Resources and Websites (Cambridge Nationals Sports Studies
https://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/cambridge-nationals/sport-studies-level-1-2-j803-j813/
https://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/cambridge-nationals/sport-studies-level-1-2-j803-j813/planning-and-teaching/https://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/cambridge-nationals/sport-studies-level-1-2-j803-j813/
https://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/cambridge-nationals/sport-studies-level-1-2-j803-j813/assessment/


Religious Education

Resources and Websites:
My Revision Notes AQA GCSE (9-1) Religious Studies Specification A
www.REQUEST.org.uk
The Study of Religions
Thematic Studies
AWA Text Religious Studies A Christianity by M. Flemming, P. Smith and D Worden
BBC Religion and Ethics Website
www.buddhanet.com


Science

Resources and Websites:
www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize
CGP 9-1 Trilogy science revision guides or Biology/Chemistry/Physics 9-1
www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/science/gcse/science-a…/past-papers-and-mark-schemes


Spanish

Resources and Websites:
http://www.espanol-extra.co.uk/ – topic and grammar revision
www.memrise.com – vocabulary learning
www.language-gym.com – grammar exercises
www.languagesonline.org.uk – topic and grammar revision
www.bbc.com/bitesize – topic and grammar revision
CGP New GCSE Spanish AQA Revision Guide – for the Grade 9-1 Course (with Online Edition)
CGP New GCSE Spanish AQA Exam Practice Workbook – for the Grade 9-1 Course (includes Answers)