Notes from the desk a busy tutor; always learning, always trying to improve!

31 July 2021

2021 Week 39 – Confusing Words

We have noticed that year after year, students seem to struggle with the same words, here’s a list that we have...

24 July 2021

2021 Week 38 – Vowel Confusion

It feels like the pandemic has taken its toll! What with all the social distancing rules being in place over the...

17 July 2021

2021 Week 37 – Century Confusion

Again, understandably, lots of our students are confused with how the centuries are numbered. They all understand that we are currently...

10 July 2021

2021 Week 36 – Money & Time

Understandably – given that children very rarely need to actually handle money or tell the time in real life – it’s...

3 July 2021

2021 Week 35 – Non-Verbal Reasoning

We are having another week focusing on NVR (yes, again!) and aside from the elimination methods, some of students are intuitive...