About Oxford Revise: KS3 Science revision guide
This revision guide will put you in charge of your Science learning. It encourages you to revise Science alongside what you’re learning in school.
Develop independent learning habits in preparation for GCSE.
You will cover each KS3 Science topic with lots of practice questions to help you check your learning.
Hints and tips from a revision expert will support your learning.
B1: Cell structure
B2: Cell transport
B3: Cell division
B4: Organisation in animals
B6: Organising plants
B7: The spread of diseases
B8: Preventing and treating disease
B9: Non-communicable diseases
B10: Photosynthesis and respiration
B11: The nervous system and homeostasis
B12: Hormonal coordination
B17: Organising an ecosystem
B18: Human and biodiversity
C1: The atom
C2: Covalent bonding
C3: Ionic and metallic bonding and structure
C4: The Periodic Table
C5: Quantitative chemistry
C6: Chemical reactions
C8: Energy changes
C9: Rates of reaction
C11: Crude oil and fuels
C12: Chemical analysis
C13: The Earth’s atmosphere
C14: Using the Earth’s resources
P1: Energy stores and transfers
P2: National and global energy resources
P3: Supplying electricity
P4: Electric circuits
P5: Energy of matter
P7: Nuclear radiation
P10: Newton’s Law of Motion
P12: Magnets and electromagnets
Revise effectively with Oxford Revise
Each chapter has lots of exam-style questions for you to practice. These are designed to build your confidence, consolidate your knowledge and stretch your understanding. Exam tips show you how to interpret questions, what you need to do in your answers, and give you advice on how to get as many marks as possible.
The Oxford Revise approach
Oxford Revise uses a clear three-step method to get you ready for your exams.
Step 1: Knowledge – learn the facts
Everything you need to know in each chapter is summarised in an easy-to-follow Knowledge Organiser.
Step 2: Retrieval – check you’ve retained the knowledge
Quick-fire recall questions and answers make sure you have learned the knowledge you will need for your exams.
Step 3: Practice – complete questions in the style of the final exams
Practice applying your knowledge and skills with plenty of exam-style questions, featuring hints and tips from revision and subject experts.
Our expert authors
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Philippa Gardom Hulme
About Primrose Kitten
Primrose Kitten is the dynamic team of Jen (a teacher) and Primrose (a tabby cat who is no longer a kitten, and not involved in teaching). Primrose Kitten started in 2015 aiming to teach students via YouTube. What started as a small project now teaches hundreds of thousands of students and the Primrose Kitten YouTube channel has quickly grown to provide millions of hours of teaching.
Jen is passionate about helping every student with their learning and supporting them in their exams as much as possible.
Really good revision book
Really good revision book that is well laid-out, has concise summaries of each topic and a good range of practice questions. It seems to cover the entire syllabus, which is always important! Useful.
Absolute game changer!
Science Teacher, UK