Let’s get 2018 started. We’ve put together a list of the five key things you should know to make the most of the term ahead.
Changes to SPaG requirements
We’ve made some changes to our GCSE Religious Studies specifications with reference to spelling and grammar (SPaG) requirements and the entry codes you’ll need. Make sure you have downloaded the latest copies.
Updated Specimen Assessment Material (SAMs)
The updated SAMs show you how the new SpaG requirements work, as well as familiarising you and your students with question wording and the format of the papers.
Subject specific vocabularies
Our Subject specific vocabularies have been updated to include Themes.
Take a look at our resources list – a list of all the set texts and other useful references from sacred writings and other sources of authority. These may be useful in your planning or as possible references to share with your students. Note that only those prescribed in the specification are necessary, and any reference can be paraphrased.
To bust some myths around the 4-mark questions, here’s some clarity:
For further support with exam preparation for Specification A, book your place on our Effective Exam Preparation course. From providing teaching strategies to detailed focus on Assessment Objectives (AOs) and revision techniques, we think you'll find the content invaluable.
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