Preparing for the 11-plus
September 27, 2019
It’s that time of year where many children have gone through the first round of the 11 Plus preparation with their children. That’s the grammar school exams! Now it’s time to get ready for the independent school exams. And the interviews!Read More
December 14, 2018
Congratulations! If your child has been called in for an independent school interview, following an 11-plus exam, they’ve done well enough to get through to the next stage. Of, course, it doesn’t guarantee an offer of a school place, but your child is now one step closer to an offer, which is excellent news!
Preparation for Independent School Interviews
Schools will be looking for bright, articulate, confident and well-mannered children who can fit in with the school and give back to the school as well. Every school knows the type of student they are looking for, so it’s essential that your child doesn’t pretend to be someone he isn’t. Read More
October 23, 2018
Writing a story is something that every child will be asked to do in school – and this will continue well into their secondary school life.
So, helping your child cultivate the skills needed to write compelling stories will go a long way! Here are seven tips: Read More
October 4, 2018
Creative writing is a core component of so many 11 Plus exams. Even if your child isn’t sitting these competitive exams, an ability to write a letter, a descriptive piece of writing or other forms is crucial for school life and the real world. This is why I have created an effective creative writing course for children who are preparing for the 11 Plus exams. Read More
July 30, 2018
Are you looking for 11 Plus tuition in Herne Hill (Norwood)? Due to continued success, Geek School Tutoring will be opening a new centre in Herne Hill (Norwood) from 1st September 2018! Our latest venue is based inside the renowned Brockwell Park itself, which means that you can enjoy the scenic views, get a coffee from the Brockwell Park Café, or go for a run while your child is in tuition. Once tuition is finished, they can let off some steam afterwards, too! Read More