Exam Success Resources

Useful Revision Websites

Create online flashcards and your own quizzes http://www.proprofs.com/

BBC revision podcasts/videos/quizzes http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/

Free – mind-mapping software http://freemind.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/Main_Page

How delaying gratification helps lead to success http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0yhHKWUa0g

The loci method of memory (visual images connected to ideas) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9NROegsMqNc

Art & Photography

Computer Studies and IT



French & Spanish



Physical Education

Religious Studies



Food Technology

Links for Food Preparation & Nutrition Exam Preparation 

Food Tech- Year 11 Summer Assessments

How will you be assessed? - http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/food/gcse/food-preparation-and-nutrition-8585/specification-at-a-glance

Topic Area checklists:

  1.  Food Nutrition & Health  http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/food/gcse/food-preparation-and-nutrition-8585/subject-content/food,-nutrition-and-health
  2.  Food Science http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/food/gcse/food-preparation-and-nutrition-8585/subject-content/food,-nutrition-and-health
  3.  Food Safety http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/food/gcse/food-preparation-and-nutrition-8585/subject-content/food,-nutrition-and-health
  4. Food Choice http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/food/gcse/food-preparation-and-nutrition-8585/subject-content/food-choice
  5. Food Provenance http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/food/gcse/food-preparation-and-nutrition-8585/subject-content/food-choice
  6. Subject Specific Terminology  http://www.aqa.org.uk/resources/food/gcse/food-preparation-and-nutrition/teach/subject-specific-vocabulary

Illuminate Online Textbook - this contains everything needed for the written exam and contains a wide variety of clips, quizzes and exam-style questions which are all useful to help test subject knowledge www.illuminate.digital/aqafood/


Specimen Exam paper & Mark Scheme - http://filestore.aqa.org.uk/resources/food/AQA-85851-SQP.PDF%20


Please note that as this is a new qualification there is not a full bank of past papers. Pupils have been provided with a booklet containing a large range of exam questions – please contact me if you require a replacement as this is not available electronically

BBC Bitesize – recommended links  - http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/design/foodtech/socialenvironmentalissuesrev1

 Other resources students have been provided with 

  •  CGP Revision Guide and Workbook (still available to buy – see Parent pay) 
  •  Exam Question booklet – available from Mrs Lean (not electronically)
  •  Prompt sheets, past examination papers and markschemes are available from Mrs Lean in Room 13 for both Catering and Food Technology.

Exam Board Guidance

Official guidance from the awarding bodies, including conduct and equipment expectations. 




Y11 Revision Support

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