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How to Improve Creative Comprehension and Creative Analysis

How to Improve Creative Comprehension and Creative Analysis

The recent introduction of “Creative Comprehension” and “Creative Analysis” to the online 11+ exams marks an exciting development. It shifts the focus toward assessin...

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2023: How did they pass the 7+,10+ and 11+ exams?

2023: How did they pass the 7+,10+ and 11+ exams?

‘Is there anyone so wise as to learn from the experience of others’ Voltaire once famously said.  We could not agree more – preparing your child for an entrance exam is a ...

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Why Homework is Essential for the 11+ Exams: Unveiling the Power of Practice

Why Homework is Essential for the 11+ Exams: Unveiling the Power of Practice

Preparing for the 11+ exams can be a challenging journey for both children and parents. Amidst the preparation process, the significance of homework should not be underestimated. Some parent...

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How to decide if your child should attend boarding school

How to decide if your child should attend boarding school

Deciding whether to send your child to boarding school or not is a difficult and personal choice that depends on many factors. There is no concrete rule that will help parents decide whether...

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The pros and cons of boarding vs day school

The pros and cons of boarding vs day school

Choosing the right educational setting for your child is an important decision that can greatly impact their development and overall well-being. One common dilemma faced by parents is decidi...

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What is an occasional place for admission in to a school?

What is an occasional place for admission in to a school?

A Guide to Occasional Places for Independent Schools If you are looking for a place in an independent school for your child at a non-standard entry point (i.e. not 4+, 7+, 11+ or 16+), you m...

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7 tips for parents visiting school open days

7 tips for parents visiting school open days

School open days are one of the few opportunities parents will get to explore school grounds, speak to teachers, talk to students, and get a feel for the school‘s culture and environme...

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How to help your child prepare for 11+ interviews

How to help your child prepare for 11+ interviews

Private school interviews can be a stressful experience for any child, but with a bit of preparation and support, they can be successful. As a parent, you play an essential role in preparing...

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How to prepare for the ISEB exams?

How to prepare for the ISEB exams?

ISEB (short for The Independent Schools Examination Board) is known for running Britain’s oldest exam, the Common Entrance exam, and the Common Pre-Test. These are taken by children as...

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How to help your child improve their speed for the 11 plus exams

How to help your child improve their speed for the 11 plus exams

The 11 Plus exams are competitive and require children to be competent in not just subject knowledge, but time management and exam technique. One common struggle for many children is speed. ...

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How to prepare for UK schools when you have just moved from Hong Kong

How to prepare for UK schools when you have just moved from Hong Kong

Moving to another country is a stressful experience. It takes a lot of time and effort to get settled and adapt to a new culture. For many parents, understanding a foreign education system i...

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Could you save money on tuition?

Could you save money on tuition?

At 11 Plus London, we are always trying to find ways to help ensure tuition is accessible for all children. Tuition not only helps with preparing for important exams at school, but aids with...

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