Young People-What you can do

  • Attend school every day and be positive about your learning
  • Use your planner/homework diary to keep a log of your learning as well as to record assessment dates/homework due etc.
  • Complete homework for each subject. Written tasks are usually issued weekly but reading and revision of your notes as well as research is expected nightly!
  • Commit to 2 hours of study per week for each subject that you take. This can be written, reading, internet research, past paper completion.
  • Supported Study/Lunchtime classeswill be on offer throughout the school. Take full advantage of this.
  • Time management is essential so youshould compile a study plan/study timetable to ensure that equal time is spent on each subject and homework is completed by due date.
  • Use revision websites and advice that your teacher gives you.
  • Use mnemonics/Make mind maps/spider diagrams/write lists/repeat listsout loud/test on a friend/practice exam type questions.
  • Talk to someone if you are worried-friend/parent/teacher/youth counsellor.
  • Stay positive and have faith in yourself!