Revision aids for computing students

Stimulating revision resources to ensure secondary computing students make the most out of time spent studying independently ahead of the exams

Tes Resources Team

Student on laptop revising for their computing exams and assessments with compter science resources

Ensure learners are ready to tackle revision independently with these recap questions, workbooks and knowledge organisers

Preparing pupils to revise independently, whether in the classroom or at home, is your opportunity to help them identify and rectify any areas of weaknesses ahead of assessments and exams. We’ve done the hard work for you by compiling a range of supportive revision resources, designed to make sure that independent study at secondary level is both valuable and on task

Lower school resources (KS3) 

Help KS3 students to consolidate their learning with this selection of comprehensive worksheets, booklets, knowledge organisers and tests.

Complete Storage Devices and Media Worksheet
ohiolei_sunlaw

Complete Storage Devices and Media Worksheet

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This is a DO IT YOURSELF worksheet that covers all what students need to know on the topic. The worksheet is a 5 pages worksheet that covers storage devices and media. It is very suitable for KS4 students (Year 10 and 11). Its content include RAM and backing storage, why backing up?, types of data a...
Ethical Environmental and Legal Issues Test
Nichola Wilkin

Ethical Environmental and Legal Issues Test

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This is a written test about the legal, ethical and environmental issues in computing. It includes questions about Data Protection Act, Computer Misuse Act, Copyright, environmental issues and moral issues of technology. Useful revision tool to help GCSE pupils recognise gaps in their know...
KS3 Computing: Revision booklet
chrdol72

KS3 Computing: Revision booklet

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Selection of handy revision sheets that summarise key areas of learning for the key stage 3 curriculum. Topics included: - Programming with Python for beginners Programming with Scratch Computer Systems Networks Spreadsheets Links are given to original Google drawings version of the...
Computer science display periodic table
st_cco

Computer science display periodic table

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Computer Science periodic table wall display of key terms in programming. Wall display for ICT and Computer Science classroom. Key terms and keywords with definitions for programming in Python. Contains 32 key words used in programming with definitions under each one. Grouped together as publisher...

Upper school resources (KS4)

Check out these KS4 resources, designed to get students ready to tackle their GCSE/ IGCSE revision with confidence. You will find a selection of curriculum-aligned revision sheets, cards, booklets and knowledge organisers. Looking for more revision resources? Visit the GCSE/IGCSE computer science revision hub.

AQA GCSE ICT Revision Guide
P Plakides

AQA GCSE ICT Revision Guide

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Revision Guide I created for my classes. Exam board is AQA, the course is the GCSE in ICT. I tried to fit 1 topic per page, but some topics went slightly over that. Feedback from students is very positive so far. Hope this helps your classes too.
OCR J277 - Computer Science GCSE - Revision Cards
Jason Davis

OCR J277 - Computer Science GCSE - Revision Cards

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Recently remade for J277! I have created revision cards for all topics in the OCR Computer Science GCSE (J277). These are used by my current Year 11 Cohort, they have found them quite effective as support tools in lessons and revision at home. I allow students to use them whilst answering question ...
Logic Gates and Circuits - Revision Worksheet
compteacheruk

Logic Gates and Circuits - Revision Worksheet

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A revision worksheet for those students preparing for their GCSE Computer Science exam. The sheet presents a series of activities which focus on the AND, OR, and NOT gates. Also suitable for A-Level students. Learning Objectives 1) To be able to describe how data is stored within a computer i...
GCSE Computer Science: Revision Clock
RobbotResources

GCSE Computer Science: Revision Clock

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Revision clocks are a great way for students to develop retrieval practice in preperation for exam season! My students loved it and really engaged with it! This resource contains two revision clocks for both paper 1 and paper 2 topics for the AQA GCSE Computer Science specification as well as inst...
Exam Technique for GCSE Computer Science
Nichola Wilkin

Exam Technique for GCSE Computer Science

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Complete exam technique lesson to help GCSE computer science students boost their grades. Do you feel your students know their computer science theory but are worried they still need a little extra help on understanding how to answer the exam questions to get the highest marks possible? Fear not, ...
KS4 SQL Revision Starter
many321

KS4 SQL Revision Starter

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Computer Science Starter for a Revision lesson or to consolidate students' knowledge about writing SQL statements.This starter activity will be useful for KS4 Computer Science students as they refresh their memory about Primary keys, fields, records and SQL Command words. The answers are also prov...