The Buckinghamshire 11+ System Buckinghamshire is one of the few by dfsiopmhy6


									                                                         Many parents however choose to start the process        •   Mock Test Days are held in exam conditions
                                                         of preparing their child for the 11+ tests earlier,         throughout September.
                                                         with the view to increasing the chances of their
                                                         child performing to his/her full potential in the       •   Homework is tailored to your child’s needs
                                                         testing process. Some parents choose to undertake           where necessary.
                                                         a programme of study themselves, working through
                                                         practice papers with their child at home and            •   All students improve their core arithmetic,
The Buckinghamshire 11+ System
                                                         teaching techniques for dealing with the different          vocabulary and attitude towards ‘thinking’.
                                                         question types found on the Buckinghamshire 11+
Buckinghamshire is one of the few remaining
                                                         test papers. For an increasing number of parents a      •   A large focus of our courses is to build each
counties to operate a selective secondary education
                                                         course of private tuition is the preferred option.          student’s confidence in their abilities, since this
system. Your child will either be offered a place in
an upper or grammar school from Year 7. The                                                                          affects a child’s performance across all aspects
                                                         11+ Tuition with Chuckra Tuition                            of life including academic performance.
decision is dependent on the outcome of the 11+
exam which is usually taken during the Autumn
                                                         •   Taught by experienced, friendly, motivational       •   Needless to say, a very high percentage of our
term of Year 6.
                                                             and inspiring tutors with Enhanced CRB                  students have successfully gained entrance to a
                                                             Certificates, (police security check), issued by        number of the most sought-after Grammar
11+ Tests
                                                             the Criminal Records Bureau.                            Schools in the area.
The 11 Plus Exam in Bucks is Verbal Reasoning
                                                         •   Individual attention with classes of ONLY 6         Courses
(multiple-choice). Your child will sit two papers
about 1 week apart at the beginning of October.
Each paper will be 80 questions and must be                                                                      Chuckra Tuition runs a variety of courses to help
completed in 50 minutes. The test papers, prepared       •   Regular, honest and useful feedback for             students in year 5 to prepare for the 11 Plus Exams.
by GL Assessment, are designed to test a mixture of          parents.                                            Please request further information by email.
vocabulary, mental arithmetic and logic skills.
                                                         •   Well-structured courses allowing time for           We also run courses for year 4 students to begin
Preparation                                                  school homework too.                                working on their core skills needed for 11+ Exams.
                                                                                                                 Please see further details below.
Buckinghamshire County Council provide schools           •   Chuckra’s best-selling 11 Plus Playing Cards and
with Familiarisation packs aimed at giving each              other games used to make preparation FUN!
child the same opportunity to try out the different
types of questions and complete three practice           •   Chuckra has over 2000 high-quality, challenging         CHUCKRA TUITION: 11+ Tuition - 2009/2010
papers prior to taking the real tests. Schools usually       verbal reasoning questions which are used
choose to work through these packs towards the               alongside other publisher’s materials ensuring                    020 8123 7883 (Skype)
end of the summer term of Year 5 and complete                your child does not run out of new ‘NFER-style’      
the three practice papers early in the autumn term           questions to practise. All materials are included     
of Year 6.                                                   in the course price.                                          PO Box 4289, Radstock, BA3 9AA
Year 4 Core Skills Courses                                                              Year 4 Core Skills Courses – January Start Dates

Building core skills in Maths & English, working towards the 11 Plus Exams              Content:               Core Skills – Vocabulary, Arithmetic, Logic & Memory Skills

If you have got time on your side - use it!                                             Age Group:             Year 4 students
                                                                                        Capacity:              Maximum 6 students
There is no benefit in leaving all 11+ preparation until Year 5 if you don’t have to.
                                                                                        Course Structure:      20 lessons (over 2 terms)
Success in the 11+ exam is based on more than just knowing the methods &                Start Date:            Week commencing 16th January 2010
techniques for the actual question types. Your child's core skills need to be strong.
                                                                                        End Date:              Week commencing 17th July 2010
This Year 4 course has been developed as a fun way to build the core skills             Lesson Length:         1 hour weekly (term-time)
required in the 11+ Exams. We will build vocabulary, improve arithmetic skills,         Payment Plan:          3 payments of £125 - includes all practice materials
boost general speed and build confidence, so that your child has a much stronger
base to work from by year 5. That way, Year 5 can be used to cover the actual
exam type questions with a more relaxed approach.                                       Course        Course                   Day of      Start     Finish           Course
                                                                                        Code          Venue                    Week        Time      Time              Code
We pride ourselves on being motivational and helping to develop each student's
confidence in their own academic abilities as well as their attitude towards            CS-4A09       Beaconsfield           Saturday      10:45     11:45      spaces available
learning - something that will benefit them far beyond the 11 plus exam.

Materials & exercises will be provided to be completed between lessons as well
as in each holiday period (April holidays, Half-Term & Summer Holidays).                PLEASE NOTE: We may be able to offer additional courses at different times or
                                                                                        potentially in different locations (Beaconsfield / Gerrards Cross / Marlow),
Each course has a maximum of only 6 students. To reserve a place on the course,
                                                                                        depending on whether there is enough demand for alternative times and venues.
please contact us by email and then return the Registration Form along with
                                                                                        Therefore, if you would like your child to join one of our courses, but cannot find
payment, as explained in the payment schedule, to confirm your child’s place on
                                                                                        a suitable course at present, please let us know which days, times and/or town
the course. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.
                                                                                        you would like us to consider.
We offer one-off assessment sessions (£35). This will give us a chance to assess
your child’s current abilities and provide some feedback prior to you deciding on a
course or to guide you as to what you can work on at home with your child before        To request a registration form and payment schedule or if you feel you would like
your chosen course commences. It also allows your child the opportunity to meet         to book an assessment session for your child, please contact us.
us individually before joining the other few students on the course. However, an
assessment session is not a prerequisite before joining a course.

   To book your child on a course, please contact CHUCKRA TUITION email: telephone: 020 8123 7883 website:

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