Maths and other news from Warwick Tutor…

Maths musings and other news from Warwick Tutor.

Private School entrance exams in and around Warwick

Private School entrance exams in and around Warwick

Are you considering applying for private school in Warwickshire, starting in September 2020? Did you know the private school entrance exams are in autumn 2019? Below I have listed the private schools local to Warwick and Leamington Spa, along with the dates of open...

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“Think of a Number” Trick – how do you do it?

“Think of a Number” Trick – how do you do it?

You will have heard of that party trick where someone says, “Think of a number” then they get you to add on something, double it, take away something, add 5, halve it, etc, etc, and then they tell you the number you now have?

WOW! How do they do that? Is it magic? Kind of….. It’s mathematical magic! Let me try to explain.

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The 11+ results are in!

The 11+ results are in!

I heard some GREAT news from a couple of my 11+ pupils yesterday. They have ranked highly enough in September's 11+ exam that they stand a very good chance of getting a place at their chosen grammar school! Both worked very hard for the past two years, and really...

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The cats are back….

The cats are back….

For positive feedback I always offer a selection of stickers at the end of each lesson - always for good effort. Who can resist stickers, and ones with cats in sunglasses or hats?! I've had this selection of stickers before and they were very popular. Second time...

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FIRST week in September – back to school

FIRST week in September – back to school

FIRST week in September (back to school etc) is also the LAST week of preparations before the 11+ this Saturday. This means time for me to say goodbye to those students, some I've known for nearly two years - love the thank you owls ???? (see below) ❤️ After their...

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