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KS2 learning in the classroom

A parents guide to Key Stage 2 learning & tuition 

September 14, 2021

Is your child in Key Stage 2? Find out what to expect and how you can help on this part of their school journey. Key Stage 2 (KS2) is the National...

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Mother helping child succeed in their 11 Plus exams

Help your child succeed in their 11 Plus exams

August 10, 2021

It’s the time of year when many children will be in the final stages of preparation for their grammar school entrance exams (commonly known as the...

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Tutor high fiving reception year student

Explore’s tutors share their top tips for transitioning back to school

August 27, 2020

Our Explore tutors are here to share their top tips for transitioning back to school. Things might look a little different this year but our tutors...

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Explore Learning tutor teaching child for 11 plus

Begin your 11+ journey with support from experts

August 7, 2020

Now is the time to get a head start and begin your 11+ journey. This can be quite a daunting prospect at first- where do you even start? Don’t...

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Discover More Festival

Discover More Festival with Explore Learning

July 31, 2020

Looking for something to ignite imagination and inspire curiosity in your child this summer? We’ve got you covered! Introducing the Discover More...

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When to start preparing for the 11 Plus

July 24, 2019

Grammar schools are looking for children with high levels of maths and English skills, as well as the ability to perform under pressure – so the...

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Explore Learning member: Sheen

Preparing for tests: top 10 tips

January 24, 2019

These top ten tips for preparing for tests are shared by 10 (and a half) year old Sheen, one of our talented members from Maidenhead. What great...

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Testing times for the 11 Plus

September 25, 2018

Over 2,000 parents answered a selection of 11 Plus questions – but none got full marks! Find out what areas they found most challenging…...

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Starting secondary school

How to choose the right secondary school

September 19, 2018

Choosing the right secondary school can seem like a daunting process, for parents and children! Here are a few top tips to help you make the right...

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11 Plus quiz

Parents tackle the 11 Plus

April 11, 2018

Could you pass the 11 Plus exam? We challenged parents to try out some example questions that thousands of children across the country face in...

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