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How to improve timing for the 11+ exams: Take the ‘TikTok’ Challenge
By Sarah Collins
17 Mar

Sarah Collins shares her top tips for time-training for your 11+ tests - how to answer faster and boost your scores. (Read time: 7 mins)

Working with Atom Learning
By Atom Learning and Galore Park
25 Feb

Atom Learning and Galore Park are partnered to give you the most comprehensive school entry preparation programme available.

The importance of teaching energy
By Stuart Wilson, Head of Science at Eaton House at the Manor Girls' School
24 Feb

Energy is a science topic that has implications beyond the classroom since it is so closely interwoven with several global challenges we are facing today. Stuart Wilson, Head of Science at Eaton House at the Manor Girls' School, shares his thoughts on why teaching energy is so important.

Review: 11+ English Revision Guide
By Sabah Hadi
02 Feb

Sabah Hadi, mum, writer and founder of The 11 Plus Journey Facebook Group, shares her thoughts on the 11+ English Revision Guide. (Read time: 5 mins)

How to improve vocabulary for the 11+ exam
By Vicky Duggan
31 Jan

When considering the 11+, or any other exam, it is no surprise that having a wide vocabulary is hugely beneficial. In fact, it is not just an advantage for English exams. Written problems in maths, science questions, responding to interview questions. All of these assessment tasks will be better tackled with the armoury of a broad and sophisticated vocabulary. But what is the best way to build this tool in young learners? Vicky Duggan, Head of English and Head of Marketing at The Granville School, shares her top tips. (Read time: 3 mins)