These materials have been put together by members of the Examining team overseen by thePrincipal Examiner. While the materials cover most of the requirements of the externallyassessed unit students should not rely purely on these materials for their revision.
There are two sections:
Subject specific help
Exam tipsSubject specific help
A variety of approaches and activities have been developed in order to help the students revisefor their summer exam.
Examiners have reviewed the unit being tested and devised a checklist for the students.Students could use this to decide whether or not they feel confident answering questions on theaspects identified.
The revision activities cover the items in the checklist.
Exam command words
This section explains for the student the meaning of the words used in the exam papers andgives examples. Students should take note of this when answering the questions.
The examiner has given examples of different approaches to answering the questions. Theexamples should help students understand the difference between achieving basic marks andgaining full marks.
Tips for the exam
The Principal Examiner has written some notes to help the student prepare for the exam.
There are answer pages at the back of this section.
These pages could be looked at with the class group to reinforce good exam technique. If youwish to photocopy them students could have their own copies.Edexcel centres may photocopy the materials in this pack.