Why is my child not where they are meant to be educationally in Year 3, 4 or 5 or even 6?

As a tutor I am getting asked this question more and more from first visit parents… and it is something that I too am noticing. This, of course, does not apply to all children but to a great number of them. These are the reasons why, in my opinion:...

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Halloween Writing Competition

At Elisa’s Tutorial School we encourage children to take part in writing competitions and for Halloween 2018 the children from ages 5 to 12 were asked to write a poem or short story or a Halloween experience. The children enjoyed the ‘competition’ as well as the chance to show...

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Mysterious Wings by Maryam A. Hussain, a pupil of Elisa’s Tutorial School

At Elisa’s Tutorial School we encourage independent work and writing projects to embed the learning and writing techniques learnt in our group and one-to-one teaching. One of our pupils, aged 6, has produced a wonderful story called Mysterious Wings. Here is a sample of her work and to say...

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An excerpt from my current work in progress…Tredicino

HERE IS A SHORT EXTRACT FROM MY CURRENT WORK IN PROGRESS, A CHILDREN’S MAGICAL FANTASY NOVEL, WHICH I AM CURRENTLY HAVING EDITED, WHILE I WORK ON REWRITES AND AMENDMENTS…IT PROMISES TO BE A TRULY FANTASTIC READ FOR BOTH BOYS AND GIRLS.   I STARTED WRITING THE BOOK TWENTY YEARS...

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