With schools not yet fully reopened following the Covid-19 pandemic, there is uncertainty surrounding the 11-plus exams due to take place this autumn. This is what we know so far.
Attending a creative writing class and completing a 30-minute homework task once a week can see pupils go from being average KS2 writers to writing at KS3/GCSE level, says founder of Crystal Tuition Richard Gray.
This is a box of 95 maths practice question cards for the CEM test covering verbal, non-verbal and numerical reasoning.
Bucks looking for way to hold 11-plus tests
Fears have been raised that several Bucks children could miss out on grammar school places because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Bucks Free Press reports (4 May 2020).
My son is bright – he’s doing very well at maths but he hates reading. Do you have any advice?
Among the elite, the comprehensive school is a minority background, where independent and grammar schools are more usual, according a new study by The Sutton Trust and Social Mobility Commission.
Set your child in year 3 the task of trying to read a book from each of the following sections.
The message coming from grammar schools and independent school heads at the moment is don’t tutor for the 11+ but clearly if you don’t tutor, you stand little chance of success.
Where: A number of centres located throughout the country.
Number of children per class: 6 children (At the Nine Elms centre, in central London)
Where: Harrow (near Harrow on the Hill Tube)
Number of children per class: 16