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  Exercise books, exam texts, quotations, worksheets, anthologies, revision guides, past papers, practice essays, mind-maps, lists, sticky notes, highlighters – pause button! That’s right, it’s exam time, and we’re here with some last-minute lifesavers.

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Resources for exam preparation

We’ve got a selection of fresh resources perfect for those thorny GCSE English Language issues. Help your students to fix vague analysis with Describing effects on the reader or Analytical verbs placemat and to make sense of that tricky structure question with Terminology for identifying and evaluating structure. Don’t miss a great all-rounder for helping students to use analytical vocabulary, our Reading placemat.

If memory recall is an issue at this stage, there are lots of great tips for revising texts, learning quotations and speaking activities in 20 ideas for making it stick.

For a wide selection of self-study activities for a studied exam text, try our Homework/revision grid for a class reader or for a reassuring approach to unseen poems, students could practise with Ideas for approaching a poem or First impressions of a poem.

Remember that we also have a growing collection of practice exam papers – find these in our resource collections: Reading fiction and Reading non-fiction for GCSE English Language.

AQA GCSE English Language Paper 2 exam skills pack

Including four pairs of thematically linked non-fiction extracts, this pack helps students with the exam skills required for this exam. With activities to revise specific assessment objectives, suggested answers, practice writing and SPaG tasks, as well as practice exam questions and supporting notes, this pack is perfect for last-minute revision of AQA GCSE English Language Paper 2.

The pack is free for subscribers and key contributors and just £15 for free members and non-members.

>> Download your pack now <<

AQA Power and conflict student revision

Poetic terms
This is ideal for giving students a fresh look at these poems now that the exam is around the corner. With illustrated annotations and a workbook feel to the activities, students will love its accessibility. The free sample gives you a flavour of what to expect, and you won’t be disappointed.

>> Buy yours for £15 <<