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March 22, 2020

Free Key Stage 2 Maths and English LIVE Online Lessons

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?

There is so much uncertainty about when schools will resume. Boris Johnson has said it may be September, only for other reports to suggest potentially more prolonged school closures if the Coronovirus spread doesn’t slow down.

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March 22, 2020

Free Key Stage 2 English LIVE Online Lessons

  • Are you worried that your child will fall behind during the Coronovirus lockdown?
  • Are you looking for online tuition that is interactive and will help your child stay on top of their English work?
  • Do you feel overwhelmed with the responsibility of having to ‘homeschool’ your child, with all the conflicting information out there?

Geek School Tutoring is offering a free English lesson every week, while schools are on lockdown.

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March 22, 2020

Free Key Stage 2 Maths LIVE Online Lessons

  • Are you worried that your child will fall behind during the Coronovirus lockdown?
  • Are you looking for online tuition that is interactive and will help your child stay on top of their maths?
  • Do you feel overwhelmed with the responsibility of having to ‘homeschool’ your child, with all the conflicting information out there?

Geek School Tutoring is offering a free maths lesson every week, while schools are on lockdown.

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March 18, 2020

11 Plus Preparation During the Coronavirus Lockdown

At this time, the only exams that may not be significantly affected by the school closures in England are the grammar school and independent school entrance exams. 

While the government has not given the country a strong indication of when schools will resume, Scottish First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon admonished parents not to be surprised if schools are closed until the summer.

Even if this is the case, it is likely that the 11 Plus tests may still go ahead because schools may well have resumed by September, the month in which the grammar school selection tests take place. Independent school entrance exams start anywhere from late October.

Is it essential, therefore that all Year 5 children who are preparing for the 11 Plus (and children preparing for the 10 and 13 Plus) exams continue to work consistently and make use of their time out of school to perfect their skills. 

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March 18, 2020

Managing Homeschooling During Coronavirus: Geek School Tutoring Online Tuition is Here to Help!

Schools around the world are either urging students to stay home or have shut. 

While the UK hasn’t made the formal decision to close schools in response to the coronavirus, and Public Health England’s advice is for schools to stay open unless there is a positive case, there is now an increased possibility of disruption to students -, especially GCSE and A level students. 

School closures will help in keeping children and their families healthy but also interrupts children’s studies, and many parents are not just worried about this, but the impact on SATs, GCSE, A level and 11 Plus exams.

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