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How to help your child prepare for the Common Entrance exam
By Louise Martine
02 Sep

Louise Martine, mother of four and author of Galore Park’s Study Skills 11+, explains how parents can support their children who are taking school entrance exams.

The ‘Five a Day’ Summer Challenge blogs – Verbal Reasoning
By Sarah Collins
27 Aug

This is the fourth and final blog in this year’s Summer Revision Challenge. This time we look at revision exercises for the 11+ verbal reasoning test.

The ‘Five a Day’ Summer Challenge blogs – Non-Verbal Reasoning
By Sarah Collins
20 Aug

This is the third of four blogs using short bursts of physical activity and quick, focused exercises to motivate your child to move forward with their 11+ revision…this time it’s 11+ non-verbal reasoning

The ‘Five a Day’ Summer Challenge Blogs - Maths
By Sarah Collins
17 Aug

This is the second of four blog posts using short bursts of physical activity and quick, focused exercises to motivate your child to move forward with their 11+ revision. With minimal desk time to give maximum results, we see these sessions as healthy eating for the brain!

The ‘Five a Day’ Summer Challenge Blogs - English
By Sarah Collins
13 Aug

After the last few months of home learning, few parents are keen to launch into even more work over the summer holidays. Nevertheless, after all the challenges you have overcome, you are now in a unique position to build on this shared knowledge to help your child through the 11+… and this is why this summer’s Revision Challenge has a bit of a twist to it.