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11 Plus Registration 2020

Applications for the 11+ plus are now open; it will be taking place in September of this year, and now is the time to get in any and all applications before the deadline hits. We know this can be a lengthy and potentially confusing process, which is why we’ll tell you where, when, and who to apply. So, if you want to register your child for the 11+ exam, ensure you read through the guide below to walk you through the process. 

1000 Home Learning Activities for children in nursery up to Year 8

The Ultimate List of Home Learning Resources for children in Nursery, Reception, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6, Year 7 or Year 8.

Top 10 Activities in Slough for Children

Slough is a place where there is a lot of fun to be had, and more importantly, provides a great opportunity for children to boost their education. A fun day out can be a great source of learning.

What is online tutoring and how does it work?

We’re entering an uncertain time, where the normal things that children do - go to school, play outside with friends and family outings, are all coming to a halt. While for many students, it’s already meant the end of school - some for the year, some for good, school is still continuing for many others. 

GCSE English Explained

GCSE English examinations have undergone various changes over the years. This relates to the content of the courses, the way the exams are set up, and how the students are graded. Typically, GCSE English is split into two main topics; language and literature.

GCSE Science Explained

GCSE Science has followed in the footsteps of English and Maths by undergoing an extensive overhaul. Since 2018, all GCSE Science exams fall under the 9-1 system. We’ll talk more about this system later on in the guide, but it replaces the old grading system that was in place for many years. 

GCSE Maths & Science Crash Courses April 2020

Book a place on our GCSE Maths & Science Crash Courses. These courses are intense 2-3 day sessions which will help prepare you or your child for their upcoming exams. With only one crash course per subject, we recommend booking online as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

A-Level Crash Courses 2020

Book a place on our A-Level Crash Courses. These courses are intense 1-2 day sessions which will help prepare you or your child for their upcoming exams. Book online as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. We have courses on Pure Maths 1 & 2, Applied Maths Statistics & Mechanics and AS & A2 Chemistry.

A-Level Maths Explained

Maths has been one of the largest entry A levels in England for several years. In 2018, 90,000 students took A level maths, with just over 15,000 taking further maths. A new A level was brought in in 2017, which changed the structure of the course. We go over what has changed and some common misconceptions.

Top 10 tips to pass the 11 plus

The 11+ can be intimidating for both children and parents. There is a lot of studying involved and things can get competitive. If you’re worried, use these tips to prepare properly and help your child achieve the best results they can. Here are 10 things you need to know, from making the right school choice to the right preparation.

GCSE Crash Courses 2020

Book a place on our GCSE Crash Courses. These courses are intense 2-3 day sessions which will help prepare you or your child for their upcoming exams. With only one crash course per subject, we recommend booking online as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. We have courses on Maths, English and Science.

Top 10 tips to score a 9 in GCSE Maths

It can often be a nerve-wracking time when it comes to your GCSE exams. You will no doubt be aware - and have probably been told many times - just how important these exams are, and how they are often going to be the basis for many of your future decisions.

GCSE Maths Explained

Over the years, the GCSE Maths exams have changed. From the grading system to the syllabus, the new GCSE Maths syllabus focuses more on mathematical thinking and problem-solving. There are very particular mathematical techniques that are taught in the classroom that are reflected in the exam papers.

GCSE 9 - 1 Explained - Maths, English & Science

It can be tricky to keep up with the developments surrounding GCSEs. You may be used to a simple lettering grading system with A*s being the top grades, C being average, and anything below being less desirable.

5 of Slough's Grammar Schools Compared - 2020

We take an in-depth look at five grammar schools in the Slough area and hopefully enable you to decide as to which would suit your child the best and line up the best future possible.

AE Tuition vs Think Smart Academy

While both Think Smart Academy and AE Tuition are private tuition businesses, there are a number of key differences between the two. Understanding these differences will help you to find the best option for you and your child.

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