GCSE Textiles Revision

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GCSE Textiles: Preparing For the Written Exam


This is a one day course

This course has already taken place & a new date has not yet been set. If you would like a date for this course to be added to the calendar email julie@julieboyd.co.uk

This course is run by Julie Boyd

  • Aimed at textiles teachers but many of the strategies will also be relevant to other areas of D&T
  • Content is generic to all exam boards but with will also cover information specific to AQA e.g. pre-release paper (courses in March will focus on the pre-release paper for that year and courses at other times of the year will give general advice on how to approach the teaching of the pre-release paper)
  • Tried and tested tips & ideas on making revision fun whilst making knowledge stick 
  • Flagging up the ‘must know’ theory content that will help students be successful in the exam 
  • Ideas for practical projects that teach theory in a hands on way 
  • Techniques to develop exam technique 
  • Maximising the performance borderline students & high flyers
  • Ideas for teaching revision alongside Controlled Assessment as well as ideas on how to ‘drip feed’ revision from the beginning of the GCSE course
  • The course will include a free ‘Get Revising’ teaching and learning resources pack to take away with you. This is normally sold for £45. Click here for more details. 
  • Click here to find out what makes our courses different to those of other trainers, along with tips on persuading your school to release you
  • For more information about this course email: julie@julieboyd.co.uk 
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What delegates say about this course: 

Brilliant course which was inspiring and relevant. Everything advertised and much more. Some fantastic advice.    

Excellent course info. Great ideas to try out right away. I’m going to work on some of these on the train!

Brilliant, informative, and very closely linked to the current pre-release theme for AQA

Fantastic, just what I needed!

Very clear, lots of things to take back and use straight away. Hands on approach with ideas for deeper thinking

What a fantastic day! Personalised learning which has given me so many fantastic ideas. I would highly recommend this course to anyone wanting to make improvements to revision. 

Very accessible resources which are realistic & easy to adapt & use immediately. Good mixture of information & activities. 

Lots of quick ideas which are easy to implement

Excellent course, I feel very prepared and actually exciting to start my revision lessons

A day full of ideas, inspiration and hope!

Thank you so much for a fantastic day! Really buzzing now with ideas and can’t wait to get back to school on Monday!

An enjoyable day with a really relaxed atmosphere & didn’t feel silly when asking questions!

To book this course: 

This course has already taken place & a new date has not yet been set. If you would like a date for this course to be added to the calendar email julie@julieboyd.co.uk

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Dates not convenient for you? 

It is sometimes possible to add in additional dates and venues for workshops so contact me if a date doesn’t suit you. 

Want a course delivering at your school?

Bespoke workshops can also be delivered either at your school or at an external venue. Email julie@julieboyd.co.uk for more details.

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