Aiming for an A in A-level History

Aiming for an A in A-level History

By: Nicholas Fellows (author)Paperback

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Exam board: AQA, Edexcel, OCR, WJEC Level: A-level Subject: History First teaching: September 2015 First exams: Summer 2017 Master the skills you need to set yourself apart and hit the highest grades. This year-round course companion develops the higher-order thinking skills that top-achieving students possess, providing step-by-step guidance, examples and tips for getting an A grade. Written by experienced author and teacher Nicholas Fellows, Aiming for an A in A-level History: - Develops the 'A grade skills' of analysis, evaluation, creation and application, ensuring that students know how to apply these skills and approach each exam question as an A/A* candidate - Takes students step by step through specific skills they need to master in A-level History, including historical reading, investigative skills, short-essay writing and long-essay writing - Clearly shows how to move up the grades with sample responses that have been annotated to highlight the key features of A/A* answers - Puts the theory behind achieving an A grade into practice, providing in-class or homework activities and further reading tasks that stretch towards university-level study - Perfects exam technique through practical tips and examples of common pitfalls to avoid - Cultivates effective revision habits for success, with tips and strategies for producing and using revision resources - Supports major exam boards, outlining the Assessment Objectives for reaching the higher levels under the AQA, Edexcel, OCR and WJEC specifications

About Author

Nicholas Fellows was a Head of History for over twenty years. He has written a number of A Level History and IB Diploma titles, including in the Access to History, OCR A Level History and My Revision Notes series.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781510429239
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 96
  • ID: 9781510429239
  • weight: 272
  • ISBN10: 1510429239

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