10 April 2016

A Level Revision Resources

I thought it might be helpful to pull together a list of revision materials for A level.

These resources are aligned with the Edexcel A level Maths and Further Maths specifications.

1. Exam Papers
There are a huge number of practice papers freely available to students. These are summarised in the table below.
All of these papers are available to download from physicsandmathstutor.com, except the IYGB practice papers which are from madasmaths.com.

For most modules there's plenty here to keep even the keenest students busy. Some modules have more past papers than others (for example FP1 papers only go back to 2009 due to a change in specification). If you're willing to pay, ZigZag Education provides additional practice papers for a number of modules.

It's worth mentioning that the Gold, Silver and Bronze papers are useful but do not contain new questions, so if students have already done all the past papers then they will recognise the questions in these.

The IAL (International Advanced Level) papers are nice - I particularly like the 2.5 hour C12 and C34 papers.

2. Revision Cards
I've shared revision cards for C1, C2, C3, S1, S2, D1 and M1. These can be used for a class activity or students can take them home so a parent or friend can quiz them.

These crib sheets from dotmaths.com are really nice.
3. Other Resources 

There are many online videos for students revising at home - the revision videos from the FMSP cover all modules. Don't forget about revision workbooks too - for example this new C3 and C4 workbook will be released next week. 
I can't list every single A level revision resource here, but if you know of anything particularly good that I've missed then please let me know.





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