Science revision resources

Everything you need to build a strong revision programme for the 2023 National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher exams.

We publish for Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

Our range includes:

  • How to Pass revision guides
  • Essential SQA Exam Practice
  • Need to Know revision guides

All books are available in paperback and eBook formats.

Science revision resources for National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher exams
How to Pass

Scotland’s most popular revision guides

Help students to achieve their best grades with How to Pass – the No. 1 choice for teachers, students and parents.

  • Comprehensive notes covering all the course content
  • In-depth guidance on how to succeed in the exams and assignments
  • Exam-style questions to test understanding of each topic
Essential SQA Exam Practice

Two-in-one books: Questions and papers

Practice makes permanent. Ensure that students feel confident and prepared for their National 5 and Higher exams.

  • Dozens of questions covering every question type and topic
  • Two practice papers that mirror the real exams
  • Advice for answering different question types and achieving better grades
Need to Know

Quick-and-easy revision

What do students really need to know for the Higher exams? These books cover the essentials in less than 100 pages, so they’re perfect for early exam preparation or last-minute revision.

  • Bullet-pointed summaries of the essential content
  • Quick exam tips on common mistakes and things to remember
  • Short ‘Do you know?’ knowledge-check questions
Boost eBooks

Are you an iPad school? 

All of our revision titles are available as Boost eBooks, which use the latest research and technology to provide the very best experience for students and teachers.

  • Study anytime, anywhere, with downloadable, interactive Boost eBooks
  • Make the eBook your own with notes, bookmarks, highlights and revision flashcards
  • Get access to the same great content as the printed book – but pay less

Teachers can try Boost eBooks for FREE for 30 days. No payment details are required to order a trial. All you need is to be registered for an Institution Account on this website.

Order now and save 20%

Use discount code WS0009679 to order online. Offer applies to revision books in paperback format only.*

Remember that schools and teachers can try everything for FREE for 30 days with digital eInspection Copies and Boost eBook trials. No payment details are required but you do need to be registered for an Institution Account on this website.

To receive a bespoke quote for your school, contact Scottish sales consultant Emma Watson on 07834 901379 or email

Terms and Conditions

*Terms and Conditions apply. UK and European customers only. Orders must be placed by 31/03/2023 using discount code WS0009679. This discount code is not valid in conjunction with any other offers and cannot be applied retrospectively. Discount applies to selected revision books (in paperback format) only and excludes all textbooks, Boost subscriptions, subscriptions, magazines, assessment resources and events sold by the Hodder Education Group.