How I revised

I have a blogpost on why I didn't write notes but today I will be telling you how I approached revision which was effective and enabled me to get high grades.

This is a step-by-step guide on how I revised.


1) I would read my textbooks on the topic I desire to revise or watch a video on it.


2) Then I would make a rough spiderweb of what I have learnt to see what I remember, I would then reference back to the textbook to ensure all necessary details are covered


3) I then redo the spiderweb and see how much I remember. These spiderwebs are rough and I didn't keep them, it took me approx 10 minutes to create it.


4) I would start doing past papers once I am confident that I know the basics of the topic. Doing past paper question will highlight how the examiner wants me to answer the questions and what I am weak on.


5) If I see I am weak on a certain bit of the topic, I will revisit the textbook to insure I understand the idea/ concept correctly.


6) I would start revision a week before the test ( this is for end of topic tests) and do a bit of revision everyday, me revisiting the topic daily ensures the knowledge is committed to my long term memory.


7) If I am confident with my knowledge then I will stop revising it.


This is how I approached revision, this way may not be useful for you, but I do recommend trying it out. Revision is unique to everyone, but if you feel like you are struggling then try a different way of revision.


Thank you for reading my blogpost. Bye!

Recent Posts

See All

When to start revising?

This seems to be a very big issue for students, when should you start revising? they don't want to revise too early or else they will burn out, and not too late and not have enough time to revise ever

©  Proudly created with Wix.com