Tag: igcse science courses

12 Weeks to Go!

And counting!   OK – so now you’ve got your revision timetable in place, and you understand the importance of using the information rather than just flicking through your textbooks and notes. But where to begin……….? Before you do anything else you must get yourself organised.  I talk to so many students who just haven’t got… Read more »

My Top 6 Exam Tips

1. Remember to pace yourself through the exam – one mark per minute! 2. If you are provided with a data sheet, such as for Chemistry or Physics, make sure you use it! 3. If you’re doing a calculation question, are you expected to give the unit or is it already given? In many calculation… Read more »

How Many Elements Are There In The Periodic Table?

This is a question that I get asked so many times by my students, and to be honest I have never really been able to give a definitive answer – until now! On December 30th the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) announced the official recognition of elements Uup, Uus and Uuo with… Read more »