Usually, we worry about learning loss over the summer. Students can lose up to 2.6 months of maths skills and two months of reading skills over the summer break. It can take up to six weeks to rebuild that learning in the winter term. However, as we all know, summer seems to have come aContinue reading “Preventing Learning Loss During Lockdown”
Reading is essential for all children. You can always tell an avid reader when you mark creative writing, or even English comprehension papers.
While SATs, GCSE and A level exams have been cancelled, local authorities have not cancelled the 11 Plus exams (selection tests); and neither have independent schools. So, if you have had your hopes set on getting your child into a grammar or independent school, now is not the time to stop preparing for the 11Continue reading “Looking for an Online 11+ Tutor for the 11 Plus Exams During Coronavirus Lockdown?”
Are you worried that your primary school-aged child will fall behind during the Coronovirus lockdown? Do you feel overwhelmed with the responsibility of ‘homeschooling’ your child, with all the conflicting information out there? Do you feel overwhelmed and ill-equipped to make sure your Year 5 or 6 child does enough work to not fall behind?Continue reading “Free Key Stage 2 Maths and English LIVE Online Lessons”
Geek School Tutoring is offering a free English lesson every week, while schools are on lockdown.
There is no catch – don’t expect to be asked to pay for the lesson after a trial period, or be bombarded with calls or emails to upgrade to paid lessons, either (you can get in touch with us separately if you want to do this). At such a time as this, we all need to do what we can to help out!