KS3 OVERVIEW

Key Stage 3 is the first three years (Years 7, 8 and 9) of secondary education. During those three years, students set the pace for work at GCSE level, so they are an important part of academic life that often get overlooked.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Our classes for Key Stage 3 are designed to ensure that students grasp the new topics they are learning and to help build their confidence and fill in any gaps or weaknesses in their knowledge. The lessons are tailored to the new Key Stage 3 National Curriculum.

We treat every child by their ability (instead of age) which enables us to either stretch them to more advance levels or give them the tutoring and support required to catch up with their peers.

SUBJECTS COVERED

KS3 English

Reading & comprehension | Creative Writing | Grammar & vocabulary | Spelling & handwriting

KS3 Maths

Algebra | Shapes |Numbers | Data Handling | Fractions | Percentages | Problem solving

KS3 Science

(Biology, Chemistry, Physics)

We offer a variety of other subjects on a 1-1 basis, please call us to find out more.

We have a clear programme of study that covers the KS3 curriculum and ensures fast progress. Our learning resources are tough and challenging but students enjoying completing them.

HOMEWORK, ASSESSMENT & PROGRESS

Each week we set around 30 mins homework per lesson, which reinforces the skills learnt in class. Homework is marked in class and corrections are made before starting new work. Exams are set every six weeks to see how much of the topics covered has been understood.

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