Can you solve this primary school maths question?

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Can you solve this primary school maths question?

The final third of most 11+ maths papers are all about thinking on your feet and adapting your maths knowledge to novel situations. This can mean that perfectly intelligent adults sometimes struggle with these questions. Can you solve this one? (I do a video explanation if not!)

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All About The 13+

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All About The 13+

The 13+ usually refers to an entrance exam taken by children in Year 8 who plan to enter a new school in Year 9. However, "13+" can mean a few different exams which need to be prepared for differently. Read on to find out more.

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All About Pre-tests

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All About Pre-tests

More and more schools are requiring applicants to take pre-tests well in advance of the usual entrance exams. Read on to learn exactly what they are and how to prepare for them.

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All About The 11+

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All About The 11+

At its heart, the 11+ is an exam taken by children aged 10-11 who plan to enter a school at Year 7.  The 11+ exam is taken in Year 6, typically in January. However, "11+" is an umbrella term which can apply to any of the following...

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All About Grammar Schools

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All About Grammar Schools

Grammar schools are state funded schools which achieve outstanding academic standards while being free to attend. Compared to expensive private schools, they are often an attractive option. Read on to find out about their entrance requirements.

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Grammar in 11+ Composition

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Grammar in 11+ Composition

Grammar is always essential, and in entrance exams it is an crucial thing that examiners look for. Learn how to spot these common mistakes, and complete the given exercises to avoid them completely.

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How To Stop The Summer Slide

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How To Stop The Summer Slide

Studies show that children slip backwards by an average of around 2 months' learning during the summer holidays. However, just a little bit of work can avoid this effect. Read on to see my suggestions.

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