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December 9, 2019

Are the Bond 11 Plus books enough for preparing children for grammar and independent school exams?

Many parents who ask this question tend to be doing the 11 Plus prep for their child with minimal or no tutor support. Therefore, access to a broad range of resources tends to be limited.

This limitation in resources can cause quite a surprise when children sit mock tests for their 11 Plus exams, and go from scoring, say 90% in their Bond books to perhaps failing their 11 Plus mock tests.

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November 9, 2019

How to Do the 11 Plus Reading Comprehension

Although every child will have done some English reading comprehension work at school, the 11 Plus paper has one crucial difference: time. 

In the 11 Plus exams, children have to work in a strict, time-limited environment, answering enough questions correctly to be in with a chance of passing the paper. 

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