Year 11 Biology


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Controlled Assessments:

As part of the GCSE Biology course, there is a controlled assessment investigation students must carry out.  This will take place during scheduled lessons during Year 11.


Support/Study Guides Available:



Available From

Approximate Cost

BBC Bitesize Website Free
Physics revision guide, workbook and answers Science Staff Room £10
Kerboodle A digital teaching, learning and assessment service.

It is packed with customisable learning content and assessment materials.

Free, password required
Gojimo A  revision app that gives you GCSE exam help.



Extra Support:





Homework support Every lunchtime S4
Teacher recommended resources, video clips and websites Throughout the year Student email – students should check their school email address regularly as Dr Del Buono emails science groups with information


Other ways in which parents/carers can help:


  • Ensure your son/daughter completes homework tasks and revises effectively for tests.
  • Spelling tests of keywords.
  • Ensure your child has a revision guide.
  • Ensure your child has a quiet place to work.
  • Ask your child to describe something they have learned in science today.
  • Assessments take place throughout the academic year and consequently it is important that your child has good attendance; any missed work must be caught up.
  • Do not hesitate to contact staff, via email whenever possible, if you have any concerns regarding your child’s science education.


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