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Literature in English – an IGCSE Student Book

We love English Literature, love it, but I must confess the the idea of tackling English Literature questions is not something we look forward too. I would rather deal with Science or Maths problem than a English literature question so … Continue reading

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All about Politics – a book review

With all the Russian history we have been looking at lately I felt like we needed to get a better understanding of the type of governments that you can have, what different political parties really stand for and which ones … Continue reading

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Maths Skills for GCSE Science Book

My daughter has never been a fan of the Maths questions in Science. She actually understands the Science that she is doing (she is doing Physics and Biology) and is quite good at answering questions when they do not involve … Continue reading

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Ghost Boys, a sad but encouraging story about racism

When I was recently sent a copy of Ghost Boys for a review I did not know what to expect. But before I could even start reading it my eleven-year old son spotted it, started reading it and then quickly … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games books

It feels like we have been working our way through quite a few dystopian stories lately but even after everything else that we have read I have to admit that our absolute favourite dystopian series has been the Hunger Games … Continue reading

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