Resources for A-level Chemistry and Biology

A-level Biology exam technique
tips 1-5

When it comes to A-level Biology exam technique, most students don’t really know where they’re going wrong, or what to do about it. This post follows on from the introductory post, which describes a major mistake that many students make with exam technique. Here, I’ll give you 5 A-level Biology exam technique tips that will…

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What mistake are you actually making? Video lesson

Whenever you get a question wrong, you need to make sure you get to the bottom of what specific mistake you’re actually making so that you can work on it. In this video lesson, you’ll see how a simple mistake with an A-level Chemistry calculation can have more than one cause, and how you’ll need…

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A-Level Biology Exam technique

To succeed with A-level Biology, exam technique is crucial. But when you start studying A-level Biology, the first thing you realise is that there is A LOT of content to learn. So, you focus on learning the content. Then, you do your topic tests and you do your mocks, and you start to notice that the…

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A-level Chemistry tips: 21-30

A-Level Chemistry tips 21-30 This is the third in a series of posts to help you learn how to approach problems in Chemistry, show you easy ways to do the hard stuff and help you avoid common mistakes. If you missed A-level Chemistry tips 1-10 you’ll find them here, and if you missed tips 11-21…

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A-level Chemistry what to revise in summer

A-level Chemistry what to revise in summer between year 12 and 13. When you start A-level Chemistry it can be a bit of a shock to the system – you quickly realise that it’s nothing like GCSE! Unfortunately though, it can take a while for it to all start to fall into place, and when…

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A-level Chemistry study tips 11-20

Here are 10 A-level Chemistry study tips to help you learn how to approach problems in Chemistry, show you easy ways to do the hard stuff and help you avoid common mistakes. If you missed the first 10 A-level Chemistry study tips they’re right here. Tip 11 When you’re working out the product of an…

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A-Level Chemistry Tips: 1-10

A-Level Chemistry tips 1-10. This is the first in a series of posts to help you learn how to approach problems in Chemistry, show you easy ways to do the hard stuff and help you avoid common mistakes. Tip 1 When balancing equations, leave the Hydrogens and Oxygens until last. You’ll often find that they…

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