• Revision day
  • Year 11 revision sessions

    Event type
    Workshop
    Next date
    6th April 2020           
    Audience
    Year 11 
    Location
    Oxford Brookes University
    Cost
    Free
    Overview

    A workshop developing students revision skills and coping strategies in preparation for GCSE mock exams. 

  • Who the event is for

    Year 11 GCSE students 

    About the event

    These sessions aid students in their studies through building up confidence, resilience and metacognition, by developing study skills and giving revision hints and tips that will help them to undertake effective and impactful revision. Recognising the impact wellbeing has on students, we offer support in relieving the stress of exams. 

    9.30am: Registration 

    10-11.15am: Memory Mnemoince 

    • How to overcome reliance upon rote learning
    • The role of attention in memory and managing distractions
    • Semantic learning techniques for higher level memorisation

    11.15am: Campus tour

    12.30pm: Lunch (vouchers given)

    1.30-2.45pm: Ace your exam

    • Highest value exam preparation tasks
    • Fixing mistakes to ensure constant improvement
    • Time allocation during exam preparation
    • Techniques for managing stress & time pressure in exams

    To book, please email ting@brookes.ac.uk