Revision Resources - English

GCSE English - Top 5 revision resources

PiXL Literature App

This app can be downloaded free of charge. The app can be used to complete daily challenges linked to a range of topics. Pupils should see their class teacher for login details. 

PIXL English Literature App

English Department Revision Website:

The website features revision material on several areas of the course particularly 'Macbeth' and the Poetry Anthology. 

@RSch_English: Roundhay English Twitter 

The Roundhay English Twitter account contains a huge number of links for all parts of the GCSE English Language and English Literature course. It will continue to be updated in the run up to the examinations. Pupils can also find updates on the Challenge Twitter account: @RSch_Challenge

Revision Booklets:

Every member of Year 11 should have revision booklets for both Component 1 and 2 English Language and revision booklets for the following texts: 'Macbeth'; 'A Christmas Carol' or 'Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde' and the 'EDUQAS Poetry Anthology'. If the pupils have lost any of these booklets they should speak to their English teacher as soon as possible.

Intervention Sessions:

These will continue to take place on a Tuesday from 3pm-4pm until the examinations. Pupils will also be involved in 'Masterclasses' in the run up to the examinations and pre exam 'Breakfast Briefings'.