We’ve created a programme of ongoing support to help you prepare your students for success in the 2021 exams. This includes an ongoing programme of online training and resources for this qualification:
For students taking final exams in June 2021, there are changes to the qualification. Please ensure you have referred to the your guide to the changes for 2021 document.
Our GCSE Chemistry B qualification uses a narrative-based approach to introduce and anchor conceptual knowledge in interesting settings. Students develop their understanding of chemical concepts and scientific methodology alongside practical and analytical skills.
Specification code: J258
Qualification number: 601/8605/7
First teaching 2016, with first assessment 2018
Information, getting started, case studies and support
Planning guides, teaching activities, quizzes and more
Past Papers, mark schemes, example answers
CPD course • Online webinar • FREE • GCSE Gateway Science Suite - Biology A (9-1) - J247, GCSE Gateway Science Suite - Chemistry A (9-1) - J248, GCSE Gateway Science Suite - Combined Science A (9-1) - J250, GCSE Gateway Science Suite - Physics A (9-1) - J249, GCSE Twenty First Century Science Suite - Biology B (9-1) - J257, GCSE Twenty First Century Science Suite - Chemistry B (9-1) - J258, GCSE Twenty First Century Science Suite - Combined Science B (9-1) - J260, GCSE Twenty First Century Science Suite - Physics B (9-1) - J259
Date: 29 Sep 2020
Date: 15 Oct 2020
Date: 03 Nov 2020
Create a bespoke scheme of work using the extensive range of resources we have provided for each specification.
Each specification has been broken down into statements and mapped to individual teaching activities.