I’m Worried My Child Has Fallen Behind. Is it Too Late to Prepare a Child in Year 5 for the 11 Plus?

Is it too late to prepare for the 11 Plus? It is a question that has been asked by many parents who state their concerns about the impact that the Lockdown has had on their child’s 11 Plus preparation. You may also like…11 Plus Exams: When and how to start preparing. Year…Is it too lateContinue reading “I’m Worried My Child Has Fallen Behind. Is it Too Late to Prepare a Child in Year 5 for the 11 Plus?”

5 Advantages of Homeschooling

This year has seen parents have no choice but to have a more active role in the learning of their children. Some have enjoyed every minute of it. However, if you look at forums, social media and speak to many parents, it’s clear that not everyone has enjoyed homeschooling – parents and children alike! YouContinue reading “5 Advantages of Homeschooling”

Encouraging Reluctant Readers During the Coronavirus Quarantine – and Beyond!

It can be challenging to encourage your child to read during a typical school term when they have homework to do, levels to complete and friends to text. However, when your children are at home for the whole day during quarantine, it’s a good idea to make the most of this time. Get creative inContinue reading “Encouraging Reluctant Readers During the Coronavirus Quarantine – and Beyond!”

Looking for an Online 11+ Tutor for the 11 Plus Exams During Coronavirus Lockdown?

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?”

11 Plus Exams: When and how to start preparing. Year 3, Year 4 or Year 5?

If you’re thinking about grammar and independent schools for your child, you’re probably thinking about when preparation should start. There may be some different questions and conflicting viewpoints from other parents about the 11 Plus preparation: You may also like…Is it too late to start preparing your child for the…I’m Worried My Child Has FallenContinue reading “11 Plus Exams: When and how to start preparing. Year 3, Year 4 or Year 5?”