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What we have covered so far Setting the scene Exam Timetable Studying – Notes/Targets Type of Learner – Visual/Auditory/Kinesthetic Memory aids The internet
Night Before Double check the time and place of the exam Clothes Don’t stay up all night ‘cramming’. You need to be relaxed, fresh and alert. Get organised by packing your bag with: Pens/Pencils/Calculator/Notes/Water Alarm clock/Sleep
On the Day Give yourself enough time Breakfast Get to where the exam is early Be positive It’s about what you’ve done not everyone else Don’t take in anything you shouldn’t
Exam Tips Write down any important information, that you may forget, at the beginning of the exam. Read the questions. Make sure you know what is being asked. Assume the examiner knows nothing. Show your working Watch your handwriting. Don’t panic if your mind goes blank. Use all your time.
Question Time When did you start studying? How did your prelim performance compare with your final exam result? Do I go to tutor on the day of my exam? What subject was hardest to study for? Why? How did you study for National 5’s when there wasn’t a lot of resources? How did you study? Have you changed this now you are in 5 th year?