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Motivating children through Lockdown Learning

It has been an incredibly tough year for everyone, it’s a pandemic. It is being recognised that the silent victims of this time have been children: they’ve missed school, missed friends and family, missed opportunities. The role of paren

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Advice for Year 11 and Year 13 Students: Exams, Support and Appeals

It has been another unusual year for Year 11 and Year 13 students, with GCSE and A-Level exams being cancelled for a second year due to the pandemic. The government has detailed the exam grading for 2021 will allow teachers to have the deciding say i

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What have children REALLY been reading in Lockdown?

So your children have burnt through all the Harry Potter or Roald Dahl books on your Kindle, and read in various degrees of understanding. What then? You want to both develop their reading habit but also read classics of some critical or cultural sig

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How to build a barnstorming essay: two top-level tricks

Dull writing can leave examiners yawning. These tips will brighten up your essays and make them exciting to read.   The drop intro    Capture the reader’s attention with a drop intro. Look at the essay title and think of a st

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