Whether you are contemplating private education or trying to secure a place in the best local school, this book will give you proven strategies for success. This book will help you pick a school in which your child will flourish, and give you the full low-down on how to play the system to secure your child's place. If your child faces an entrance exam or interview there is a thorough guide to tuition, coaching and performance; and, should you need it, there is a comprehensive guide to making a successful appeal. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of the school application process. THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.Some schools, who commission an exam board to write the 11+ papers, will not distribute past papers. ... that set their ownpapers, they will often send outcopiesof past papers, as will schools that sit the Common Entrance Exam. ... Also suggest they playgames, like sudoku or card games, whichwill practise maths skills.
|Title||:||Get Your Child into the School You Want: Teach Yourself|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2010-10-29|