Paper 3 Pre-Release Material for A Level Business (Investigating Business in a Competitive Environment) 2021 will soon be available from Edexcel (expected last week of November). As per last year, APT’s Complete Context Companion will be published in stages and will include the following 7 components to help students thoroughly prepare for this exam:
- PART 1 An Introductory PowerPoint Presentation – to launch this Summer’s (2021) Paper 3 exam and Edexcel’s Pre-release Material to students, including lessons learnt from previous examinations.
target publication date for the above resource: December 2020
- PART 2 Revision and Research Leads Booklet – providing links to relevant research and identification of specification topics particularly relevant to this year’s context.
- PART 3 Information Sheets relating to the bullet points students are advised to research in Edexcel’s ‘Pre-release Material’– containing key facts and figures and essential business theory relating to the context – to provide relevant research that can be drawn upon in the exam to help write balanced arguments and ensure accurate and thorough knowledge and understanding of Edexcel A Level Business specification concepts that are particularly relevant to this year’s context.
target publication date for the above 2 resources: January 2021
- PART 4a Exam Practice Worksheets with Stimulus Materialand a Wide Range of Practice Questions – relevant to the context – to provide students with plenty of practice in using evidence provided in stimulus material (as well as their own research findings) to write balanced arguments with logical chains of reasoning to exam-style questions – as they progress through their research of the theme and not just at the end.
- PART 4b Comprehensive Answers to the above Worksheets.
- PART 5a A Full Practice (Mock) Exam Paper – based on the structure, style and format of recent examinations set by Edexcel for the A Level Business Paper 3 exam, with space for students to write down their answers.
- PART 5b Detailed Mark Scheme / Exemplar Answers to the practice (mock) exam paper.
target publication date for the above two sets of resources: Mid-February 2021
Customer Feedback Specific to APT’s Companions for Edexcel’s Pre-released Paper 3 Context Exam:
“The worksheets are fantastic – a brilliant new addition for this year and my students (and me) are loving them” C Lutwyche.
“Many thanks – Excellent resources” Jonathan Maynard.
“Your hard work on these research tasks is very much appreciated, I couldn’t prepare the students as well as we do without your excellent resources” B Moore.
“Thank you so much for the amazing resources supporting Edexcel Paper 3 Context – they are a godsend.” H Bridge.
“Lots of excellent research links and relevant questions– thanks!” Phil Braithwaite, Leyton.
Thanks so much! What a pity his school did not use this – it is brilliant! Kate, Private Tutor.
“This year was a fantastic results year using your material. My business student went from a predicted Grade E to a B on her paper and was just short of an A.” Jane Wood.
Price: £89. Centres may order the resource and be invoiced (as opposed to ordering and paying for the resource online). Invoices will be sent when the first component of the Complete Context Companion is despatched to centres.
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