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Pass GCSE Maths with GCSE Total Recall

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Shimy Tue 26-Feb-19 11:50:31

Has anyone used this book written by Dr Chan? Is it any use?

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Northeast2016 Sun 12-May-19 20:27:32

I too came across the book and wondering is this any good?

clairefrasier Tue 14-May-19 22:42:50

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Carolynmac Wed 11-Sep-19 11:34:19

Would also like to hear from others who have used this book

FiveHoursSleep Wed 11-Sep-19 15:12:04

It's a method of training your brain to remember things. There is nothing new that isn't available elsewhere but it could work well for some people. We were given the book but it was too much like hard work for my teens.
Am happy to send it to someone for £5 inc if interested.

Irenekay Sat 28-Sep-19 22:04:25

Are you serious about the fiver? If so can I have this book please?

soniazeb Sun 29-Sep-19 11:39:19

Hi,
I am happy to pay £5 for this book, please let me know how u want the payment. My emails address is sonyazeb@hotmail.co.uk. Thanks

FiveHoursSleep Sun 29-Sep-19 13:01:18

Sorry, @Irenekay and @soniazeb. Someone PM'd me for it before you did.

Fizzygigs Tue 03-Dec-19 18:52:46

I bought this book for my eldest and he really got on with it. It taught him memory tricks that helped him quickly memorise a load of dates and facts for his history GCSE. He reckons he had an advantage over others in his class because the school doesn't teach them HOW to remember all this information, they just expect them to get on with it.
It's basically really good Derren Brown type stuff, but all in plain english and broken down into simple steps. He can still reel off the dates and facts using the methods he learned, so there's definitely something to it! I've still got our old copy - currently being used by my youngest. If you can pick a copy up somewhere id definitely recommend.

CarterJ32 Wed 04-Dec-19 13:56:36

My lot used this book! Very helpful if remembering lots of information is an issue (which it was for my DS!)

YellowJellyfish Sat 25-Jan-20 22:33:28

Hey I've just seen and advert for this on Facebook! Any other feedback if it was any good. My DD is really struggling.

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