11-Plus Preparation – Is it for my child?

11-Plus Preparation – Is it for my child?  The 11 plus journey can seem like a daunting voyage. There is an overwhelming amount of information available in the public domain and deciphering it can seem like a mind- boggling task. As a parent it is important that you take a systematic approach to your child’s […]

11-plus Vocabulary List

 11+ Vocabulary List Below is a starter list of words for your child to learn. They are words that frequently appear in comprehension passages and verbal reasoning papers.  You should aim for your child to learn five words a week, making flashcards and adding them to your word book/list. Remember to review and revise the […]

Vocabulary Tips for 11-plus Preparation

Vocabulary tips for 11-plus preparation   Building your child’s vocabulary skills is something we advise you to start early in your 11-plus preparations. The verbal reasoning and comprehension papers can be extremely challenging for a 10 year old child but if they have a worked on expanding their vocabulary this will give them confidence to tackle […]