Free 11-plus resources – July

Here is a list of free 11-plus resources available this month. ExamBuddy is free until schools go back while Atom Learning is offering a free 5-day trial. There is also free Shakespeare on the BBC!

Free summer courses and 5-day trial

Atom Learning is offering free 11-plus summer courses and a free 5-day trial of their personalised 11-plus learning journey.

Video tutorials and resources

ExamBuddy is free until schools and tuition centres return in September.

A number of video tutorials are available on YouTube, such as this non-verbal reasoning one – Odd One Out.

Maths practice

Unmarked Potential which sells downloadable maths worksheets and tests offers free worksheet samples (registration required).

LinkyThinks offers a free online maths practice course       

Exam papers

Fraser Stevens Learning publishes free 11-plus papers with answers and resources each month (sign up is necessary).

Many of the independent schools also have free exam papers to download on their websites.

Free independent school 11+ exam papers to download

Free mock

This is one for the diary. 11plusDIY ordinarily holds a free mock in November. This year the plan is for the 2020 free exam to be online.

Free Shakespeare

A series of plays from the Royal Shakespeare Company, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and the Royal Opera House are available for free via BBC iPlayer until the schools go back (see full length productions).

Free audible and e-books for 11-plus reading

Project Gutenberg is a library of over 60,000 free e-books. You don’t even need to sign up – you simply click on the book title and either download them or read them online.

Audible which has an ever-growing selection of children’s books offers a 30-day free trial and is £7.99 a month there after which gives you one book. E-book seller Kobo didn’t have any free children’s titles at the time of looking.

If you are signed up to Amazon Prime, you can read up to 10 selected e-books, comics, and magazines at once for free.

For discussion on 11-plus reading there is the Facebook group The Cadwaladrquests Chat set up by author of the 11-plus vocabulary novel series The Cadwaladr Quests.

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