Please click on the relevant link below for information about key dates and deadlines affecting students in Years 10 and 11 in 2016-17.

 

Year 10 Parents' Information Evening Presentation  (September 2017)

Year 11 Parents' Information Evening Presentation  (September 2017)   

Year 11 Parents' Evening Presentation : Preparation for Exams (March 2017)

 

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How to succeed in your GCSEs : Planning Session

How to succeed in your GCSEs : Growth Mindset

 

 

Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar  (SPaG)

Most subjects will have 5% of marks awarded for spelling, punctuation and grammar. The school shop stocks pocket sized ‘Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar’ handbooks priced £2.50. They are published by CGP and there are sample pages to be viewed by following this link.

 

https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/School/


 

Year 10 GCSE Trial Examinations

Please find below some guidance for the Year 10 trial examinations which we hope you will find useful.

Key exam terminology


English : Useful phrases for Writing paper tasks

Sociology : Sociology Revision Advice

 

If you have any further questions about our curriculum, please contact Mr B Houghton, Deputy Headteacher, via the school email address mailbox@backwellschool.net.