Tes Maths: GCSE revision resources

Keep GCSE and iGCSE students focused and positive with these top revision resources, selected by Craig Barton

Craig Barton

Maths Symbols To Highlight Tried-and-tested GCSE Revision Resources, Created By Teachers

Ensure students feel confident mastering GCSE and iGCSE content with these hand-picked revision resources

With the 2021 GCSE and iGCSE examinations cancelled by most exam boards across the globe and alternative forms of assessment now being considered and arranged, it is more important than ever to keep students engaged and working on mastering their maths work. In order for students to feel fully confident with the specification content we have brought together this collection of engaging revision resources, complete with old favourites and brand-new ideas tailored to distinct areas of the new specification.

General revision resources

GCSE Maths Revision Race (Grades 4-5)
SimplyEffectiveEducation

GCSE Maths Revision Race (Grades 4-5)

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15 exam-style questions aimed at grades 4-5 in the format of a revision race, written specifically for the new 9-1 spec. This is a great activity to do as a revision lesson to engage your students in some exam practice. It'll also help you to identify weaker areas that need more revision. Answe...
Revision Races - Revision Aid - GCSE
alipon

Revision Races - Revision Aid - GCSE

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In these GCSE worksheets there are two revision races, aimed at different grades. The teams start with the picture and the first question. When they have shown the answer they are given the next question and so on. I wrote them for module 5 revision, so mostly Algebra and shape questions.
Going for gold! - GCSE problem solving papers
JaggersMaths

Going for gold! - GCSE problem solving papers

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These papers test skills that appear on both foundation and higher tier papers. Each paper has three versions to choose from: Bronze, Silver and Gold. They are the same questions, but the amount of scaffolding is adjusted in each. There are worked solutions to accompany every paper. T...
GCSE (EDEXCEL) Foundation preparation
Billyads_47

GCSE (EDEXCEL) Foundation preparation

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Inspired by Graham Cumming's shadow papers, I set to work after marking my year 11 mock papers where they lost crucial early marks on their exam papers. Huge thank you to Graham for allowing me to host these on TES. These have been designed to prepare students to make a positive start on the exam p...
GCSE Revision Pub Quiz - Higher and Foundation
alutwyche

GCSE Revision Pub Quiz - Higher and Foundation

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This is a revision activity either to be done in small groups or individually. There are the following rounds: Number, Algebra, Shape and Space, Date Handling, Using and Applying. All have 10 questions worth one point each except the Using and Applying round where there are 5 questions worth 3 point...
GCSE revision non calculator
Smithd88

GCSE revision non calculator

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I will run the resource... or attempt to run it... with each pair of students receiving both the even and odd questions. One student answers the even questions and the other answers the odd. The answer from the previous question is needed to answer the question you are on. The final answer is 2...

Low-stakes quizzes

OCR Maths: Higher GCSE - Check In Test 6.03 Algebraic equations
OCR_Maths

OCR Maths: Higher GCSE - Check In Test 6.03 Algebraic equations

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A 10 question test on Algebraic equations, comprising: 5 questions on procedural calculations; 3 questions on reasoning and communicating mathematically; and 2 problem solving questions. At the end of the test there is an extension activity which will allow more able students to stretch themselves. ...
Brockington College Maths homework booklets
Peter Mattock

Brockington College Maths homework booklets

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All of the homework booklets I design for my Maths department, free and in one place. Obviously cannot post answers here, but happy for people to email me for them - a DM on twitter with your email address is the best way to get them. Note there are a few images borrowed from different pla...
GCSE Maths 9-1 Revision Masters
Michael Craven

GCSE Maths 9-1 Revision Masters

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We used these as homework for Year 11 covering a half term. New topic Masters aim to get higher paper pupils familiar with some of the new topics and new style of questioning on the new GCSE. Higher/Foundation Masters are aimed at all students to become more confident in some of the cross over top...
Quick mark Mathematics GCSE questions
Maria Howard

Quick mark Mathematics GCSE questions

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On every GCSE Maths paper there are some questions that are what I call, "Quick mark questions." That is, ones you can do in less than a minute if you know the Maths. I put this booklet together to help students practice them. It is aimed at those taking the Higher paper although Foun...

New specification topics

Error Intervals and Truncation Full Lesson
rorymathews

Error Intervals and Truncation Full Lesson

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Complete lesson on error intervals and truncation based on the new GCSE Edexcel 9-1 content. Powerpoint presentation, worksheet exercises (with answers) and extra examples (to encourage independence). Examples and worksheets taken from the Edexcel guidance documents for teaching new topics on the 9-...
Gradient and Area Under Graphs - NEW GCSE - Sequence of lessons
Daniel Burke

Gradient and Area Under Graphs - NEW GCSE - Sequence of lessons

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This is something I produced for my top set Year 11s to cover the new GCSE topic of gradients of curves and area under graphs. Included is a PPT that covers several lessons building from general principles, through velocity-time graphs, to gradients of curves and area underneath them. Also included ...
Capture Recapture - NEW GCSE
Daniel Burke

Capture Recapture - NEW GCSE

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This is a simple PowerPoint I made for my Year 11s to teach the relatively straightforward new topic of Capture Recapture. It has a link to a video featuring Jonny Ball demonstrating it in practice which is quite good. I tried to embed it as a flash vide but I've included the YouTube link if that do...