Science Paper 2

Qualification:    GCSE (1-9) Combined Science (Paper 2)

Exam Board:      Edexcel

Exam Website:


Exam Dates:

Biology Paper 2:               Monday 11th June 2018 (am)

Topic 1 – Key concepts in biology

Topic 6 – Plant structures and their functions

Topic 7 – Animal coordination, control and homeostasis

Topic 8 – Exchange and transport in animals

Topic 9 – Ecosystems and material cycles

Chemistry Paper 2:         Wednesday 13th June 2018 (am)

Topic 1 – Key concepts in chemistry

Topic 6 – Groups in the periodic table

Topic 7 – Rates of reaction and energy changes

Topic 8 – Fuels and Earth science

Physics Paper 2:               Friday 15th June 2018 (am)

Topic 1 – Key concepts of physics

Topic 8 – Energy - Forces doing work

Topic 9 – Forces and their effects

Topic 10 – Electricity and circuits

Topic 12 – Magnetism and the motor effect

Topic 13 – Electromagnetic induction

Topic 14 – Particle model

Topic 15 – Forces and matter



CGP Combined Science Revision guides are available to purchase from Mr Lavelle in B6 or directly from Amazon:

Edexcel Revision guides are also available from Amazon:,204,203,200_QL40_&dpSrc=srch

Revision websites:

Free Science Lessons videos

BBC Bitesize Science


Revision Sessions:

Walking Talking Mock:  Every Tuesday 3:15-4:00pm in the theatre

These provide an opportunity to focus on exam technique.

Subject Specific Revision: Every Tuesday 3:15-4:00pm in B3 and Wednesday 12:30-1:00pm in B3

The topics are published each week and are an opportunity to catch up on any concepts that you are finding difficult

Teacher Revision: Your science teacher will also let you know when they want you to attend specific revision sessions before school or at lunch.