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A-level English

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Literacy and Democracy

In recent years Britain has tumbled in the international league tables of literacy despite...
Key Stage 3 English

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Exam Preparation and How to Write an Essay

“A tutee’s ability in a subject is frequently not reflected in their grades simply due to...
GCSE English

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Writing a Good Essay

Writing a Good Essay Many of my students find writing an essay a daunting task. Getting to grips...
English as a Foreign Language (EFL)

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Words of Advice

So, you have to get a 6.5 in the IELTS exam?  A 7.5! An 8.0! You want to make sure your...

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  • Alice Blakeman Hackney Wick, E9

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    I am a Year 5 primary school teacher. I provide friendly and relaxed tutoring to primary aged children, learning should be fun and engaging so children can increase their confidence in their own abilities and reach their full potential.
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    Learning is fun if presented in the right way. I provide personalised study programmes tailored just for your child's needs. I use latest research in Child Education, Child Psychology and Teaching Methods as my guidelines.
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    ***The only Tutor in London to guarantee an improvement in results*** (100% Success rate across all Entrance Examinations, GCSE Maths and English Examinations in 2014/2015/2016/2017!!) "Highly Recommended" - Kuwaiti Royal Family
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    SEN, ASD and Dyscalculia Specialist - Privately and at Kingswood House SC 12.6.17 Currently taking on summer students, very limited term time availability. "Trish is the Mary Poppins of maths. She makes learning fun." - Stephanie Gruner Buckley
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    I teach Piano and Theory from level Grade 5 upwards to ABRSM and Trinity syllabus, including Jazz, Popular Music and Improvisation.
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    Welcome to my profile; I've taught English, Maths, Entrance Exams, Science and Humanities for over 40 years, helping students of all ages achieve their potential.
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English Articles

  • English Literature: How To Revise For Your Exam?

    Jack Gordon-Brown GCSE English Tutor (Brighton) Picture What's the best way to up-level your work in English literature GCSE? There is no easy way, but early action with revision will make a massive difference to your final mark. How to do it? Follow the steps below! Firstly, read, re-read and read your set texts again. In depth knowledge of the...
  • Go In Like A Lamb, Go Out Like A Lion

    Jonathan Dagley A-level English Tutor (Canterbury) Picture ‘Go in like a lamb, go out like a lion’ I always remember being given this advice by my teacher when I was at school. After many years as a teacher myself, I find it is still good advice! It applies to a good essay or a story where you save the best till last. It is, of course, easier said...
  • A Few Myths Of Language Learning

    Liudmila English as a Foreign Language (EFL) Teacher (Ipswich) Picture Myth 1: I have no time for studying a foreign language. Reality: 15 minutes a day is enough to keep a language alive. Whether you do some reading, listening or watching a film, it will all count as practice. Fifteen minutes a day will bring more results than four hours once a week. Try to write...

 

  • Pie Corbett - Jumpstart Literacy

    Jim Asbery Key Stage 2 English Tutor (Wakefield) Picture Pie Corbett - Jumpstart! : Literacy - Games and Activities for Ages 7-14 This is an invaluable book for any parent or teacher. Every page is packed with great ideas for developing just the types of skills that young writers need. Pie is an internationally known authority on English and how it...
  • Answering the telephone - Help Wanted

    Heather T Business English Teacher (Bristol) Picture Answering the telephone – Help Wanted! So many people are reluctant to answer the phone. Native speakers and non-native speakers alike, but with my non-native speaker students, this subject crops up all the time. They’re asking for help, so how can we help them? Predicting what type of...
  • High IELTS score or ability to cope at university? Editor's Pick

    Heather T IELTS Tutor (Bristol) Picture What is most important? A high IELTS score or the ability to cope with an academic workload? Having taught IELTS to quite a lot of international students in recent years, one question continually arises.  Are they taking (and sometimes retaking) IELTS in order to simply get the score they need...