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Science for CE 13+: How we set out to cover the revised ISEB Science specification
By Ron Pickering
11 Feb

The ISEB Common Entrance Science 13+ specification has been updated for first teaching from September 2021. To support teachers and pupils as they work through the new specification, we’re publishing a new Common Entrance 13+ Science series. Author Ron Pickering explains what’s new in the specification and new resources. (Read time: 4 mins)

New 13+ CE Publishing: Geography for Common Entrance
By John Widdowson
04 Feb

The ISEB Common Entrance Geography Specification is changing in September 2021 and so has our Geography for Common Entrance textbook. Author John Widdowson shares more information about the new edition and how it aligns to the new specification. (Read time: 3 mins)

Tutor Review of Science Key Stage 2 Textbooks
By Juliet Rolls, Cambridge Academic Tuition
28 Jan

Juliet Rolls, Founder of Cambridge Academic Tuition, shares her thoughts on our Science Key Stage 2 Textbooks. (Read time: 2 mins 30 secs)

How to prepare for the 11+ creative writing exam
By Vicky Duggan
18 Jan

Creative writing is often the hardest part of the 11+ for parents to help their children with. Vicky Duggan, Director of Studies and Head of English at The Granville School, shares her top tips on how to prepare for the exam. (Read time: 7 mins)

The ‘Coronacoaster’ and Lockdown Learning
By Dr Kathy Weston
14 Jan

It’s time for parents to dust off those lockdown manuals and set about preparing family life for that dizzying mix of work and home learning. Dr Kathy Weston shares her top tips and practical advice. (Read time: 3 mins)