January 2016

9-1 Exam questions by topic – BOTH TIERS

January 3rd, 2016|AQA, Edexcel, NEW GCSE 9-1, OCR, Resources, WJEC|

The below are all the questions collated by topic that appear on BOTH TIERS from the below samples and specimens: AQA – Sample Assessment Material, Practice set 1 and 2 OCR – Sample Assessment Material and Practice set 1 Pearson Edexcel – Sample Assessment Material, Specimen set 1 and set 2. [...]

December 2015

9-1 Exam questions by topic – HIGHER TIER – version 2

December 21st, 2015|AQA, Blog, Edexcel, NEW GCSE 9-1, OCR, WJEC|

The below are all the HIGHER TIER questions collated by topic from: AQA – Sample Assessment Material and Practice set 1 and 2  OCR – Sample Assessment Material and Practice set 1 Pearson Edexcel – Sample Assessment Material, Specimen set 1 and Specimen set 2. WJEC Eduqas – Sample Assessment Material [...]

November 2015

An early Christmas pressie

November 29th, 2015|AQA, Edexcel, NEW GCSE 9-1, OCR, WJEC|

You may remember that I did some work collecting questions "by topic" on the new SAMs and practice paper. Well ... now I know that I should have sought permission to use them from the exam boards (I have to say in my defence that it didn't occur to me [...]

9-1 Exam Questions by topic … Foundation – VERSION 3

November 29th, 2015|AQA, Blog, Edexcel, NEW GCSE 9-1, OCR, WJEC|

The below are all the questions from: AQA – Sample Assessment Material and Practice set 1 and 2 OCR – Sample Assessment Material and Practice set 1 Pearson Edexcel – Sample Assessment Material, Specimen set 1 and Specimen set 2. WJEC Eduqas – Sample Assessment Material Please note that these [...]

October 2015

Bread and Butter 9-1

October 4th, 2015|AQA, Blog, Bread & Butter, Edexcel, NEW GCSE 9-1, OCR, Resources, Teaching, WJEC|

With our year 9 and 10 this year we are following the Edexcel 2 and 3 year schemes work (it seemed as good a place as any and I know the work that has gone into checking/double checking & triple checking it by the maths team – the format is [...]

August 2015

Bore da!

August 24th, 2015|Blog, NEW GCSE 9-1, WJEC|

For the uninitiated amongst you that is pronounced “Borra da” .. Think about how some dialects would say “have you got a tenner I can borra Da?" when asking their Dad for a tenner. It means “good morning” in Welsh. I know its evening … I meant to publish this [...]

July 2015

WJEC Eduqas 9-1 SAM’s

July 15th, 2015|WJEC|

Last set done - this time the WJEC ones. Given that each paper is 2 hours 15 minutes these are just loooonnnnggggggg!! Let's just say that I'm glad its still 2015 because at one point I had to check! (cue Julia with some funny comment about how good my beard is looking) I [...]