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REVISION LINKS

Useful websites on study skills, revision notes and exam preparation at second level.

www.rte.ie/exams

This site includes advice and analysis of exam papers across many subjects. It has podcasts giving advice in the final run-up to the exams in June. It has revision notes in some subjects.

www.sparknotes.com

Provides

  • A range of literature study guides including a wide range of Shakespearian plays and many novels.
  • A number of animated video guides to some of the plays (Hamlet, Macbeth, Othello, Romeo and Juliet, etc.) and some novels (To Kill a Mockingbird, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, 1984 etc.).
  •  There are also No Fear Guides for some of the plays (Merchant of Venice, King Lear, Macbeth, Hamlet, etc.) and some novels. These provide the original text on one half of the page, with modern English language version on the other half of the page.
  • There are study notes on subjects such as Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Physics, History and Maths. It includes a section on poetry with specific poets such as Dickinson, Donne, Eliot, Frost, and Yeats.

www.studentenrichment.ie

Study tips, templates for goals setting and timetables, links to revision sites

www.studynotes.ie

Includes revision notes, flashcards for key vocabulary, list of key quotations, videos for JC and LC in a wide range of subjects. There are short animated video summaries based on Spark notes of Hamlet, Macbeth and Romeo and Juliet. Poems in the Irish syllabus are read aloud.

www.studyclix.ie

This site provides an analysis of past papers in the LC and JC by topic as well as the marking schemes. It also has notes and videos on different topics. However basic access to 2 questions and 2 marking schemes is free. Otherwise it is €25 for access to the resources for all subjects for one year.

Please click on the button below for a subject specific list of websites covering revision and exam preparation notes

Subject Specific Website List

 

Maths & Science Revision Websites:

https://www.khanacademy.org/

http://www.themathstutor.ie/

http://www.mathtutor.ac.uk/

https://www.mathsisfun.com

http://www.purplemath.com/