CODE: Thursday 12 November 2020 | 4pm

CODE: 7679


Provide your students with a final boost in their exam preparation, with this focused one-hour webinar on the Pearson Edexcel History Paper 3.

This webinar focuses on source evaluation and depth study essay to give students the best opportunity to maximise their marks in the exam.

This interactive webinar will provide your students with:

  • Evaluating sources for a depth study
  • Understanding of how to deal with focus and balancing factors for depth studies
  • An insight in the standards expected by the examiners with specific references to recent Examiner Reports
  • Ideas on how to write detailed, yet concise essays in examination conditions.


Welcome, introductions and sound check

Part 1: Source evaluation

  • Identifying exactly what are you being asked to do
  • What is valid criteria – helping make a judgement
  • How to structure your answer – what are the examiners looking for

Part 2: Depth study essays

  • Dealing with focus of the question
  • Balancing factors in your answer
  • Avoiding common pitfalls in your answer


All students of Pearson Edexcel A-level History

Alana Britton

Alana is an experienced examiner and Head of History, with ten years experience as Head of Department and over twenty years teaching experience in range of educational contexts. She is a Senior Examiner with a leading examination board in addition to being a moderator and examiner for various boards. She has acted as a Subject Reviewer for the CCEA and Ofqual, and has presented at GCSE student conferences.