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Year 11 Revision

Downend School are pleased to provide the following resources designed to give parents and students the support they need in preparing for the examination process at the end of year 11. Each subject has an over view of the course together with an explanation of how each subject will be examined and suggestions for the most effective and focussed revision. We hope you will find these useful.

Parents Supporting Learning Evening

Parents Supporting Learning evening PowerPoint

Parents Supporting Learning evening booklet

Year 11 Exam Preparation Letter

Pre-Public Exam letter

Easter Break revision timetable

Term 4 revision timetable

Feb half term letter timetable

Revision Guidelines - Subject

Year 11 English - Download Here

Year 11 Maths - Download Here

Year 11 Science - Download Here

Year 11 Geography - Download Here

Year 11 History - Download Here

Year 11 RS - Download Here

Year 11 Drama - Download Here

Year 11 Music - Download Here

Year 11 Food - Download Here

Year 11 Textiles - Download Here

Year 11 French - Download Here

Year 11 Computer Science - Download Here

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Revision notes and clips for all the main GCSE subjects:


A free revision site with notes, clips and online tests for all the main GCSE subjects as well as general revision guidance:


  • Pixl Apps Information – Download Here
  • PiXL MATHS – Log in
  • PiXL ENGLISH – Log in
  • PiXl Login Details
  • School Id: DE4498 – User name: SMITHJ (No gaps, Capitals)
  • Password: mymaths password e.g.ABC

Cameron Parker Motivational Speaker –