Homework & Revision

Setting of homework and resources to help with homework and revision.

Online Homework Calendar

We use a system called Show My Homework (SMHW). It's a simple, online homework calendar showing homework details, deadlines and attachments for students. There is nothing to set up for teachers, students or parents. Your login and password are given to you by us.


  • View homework for the whole school
  • 24/7 access without logging in
  • Help and support available from the SMHW team via phone, email, twitter and facebook.
  • Personalised page also via a student login and a parent login
  • Access from any device
  • Show My Homework iOS and Android apps for students and parents available.


  • Personalised to do list
  • Stay organised
  • Consistently meet deadlines


  • See the quantity and quality of work set
  • Track your child's progression
  • Monitor from a distance

Current Pupils can "Sign in with google" on Show My homework using their Student email account "<username>@birkdalehigh.co.uk" using the same password they do on the computers in school.

Parents can have their own accounts by signing up, you need a childs "Parent code" to attach to their account and view their homework.


Link to Show My Homework, school homework diary.

Information and Help

More information is available on the SMHW website.

SMHW for iOS

SMHW app for your iPod Touch, iPhone or iPad.

SMHW for Android

SMHW App for your Android smart-phone or Tablet.

Homework help & Revision Links

General Revision


Revision on the go. Use school google account to sign in.

BBC Bitesize Foundation Stage

Small chunks of revision from the BBC for Years 7, 8 & 9.

BBC Bitesize Examination Stage

Small chunks of revision from the BBC for Years (9), 10 & 11.

GCSE Exam Boards


AQA are an independent education charity and the largest provider of academic qualifications taught in schools and colleges.


Edexcel's qualifications include GCSEs, A levels and International GCSEs, as well as some vocational qualifications, including NVQs and Functional Skills.


OCR is a leading UK awarding body, providing GCSEs and A Levels in over 40 subjects and offer over 450 vocational qualifications.


WJEC is an examination board, providing qualifications to schools and colleges in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and independent regions.

Subject-specific websites


Maths website offering lessons & online questions & homework activities.

Dynamic Learning

Interactive resources, learning tools, self-marking tests. Used in Humanities.


Video tutorials that cover the entire AQA Science GCSEs.

Andrew Moore

Help yourself to free learning resources for English.


Language learning platform with engaging interactive activities.


Self-marking homework quizzes used in MFL.

Active History

History games and simulations.

School History

Online history lessons.

History Revision (USA)

USA Depth Study revision


ICT resources for all levels.

Revise ICT

ICT revision website.

About Us

Birkdale High School, a limited company registered in England and Wales under Company number 07695504.

Registered address: Windy Harbour Road, Southport PR8 3DT

Headteacher: G Bourgade


All Logins How-to for any service used by Birkdale High
Remote Access School desktop via Remote Access.

Quick Links

SMHW Show My Homework, school homework diary.
ParentPay Secure school online payment system.
Parents Booking Parents evening booking system.


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