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The StudyBox Tuition Blog is an education blog covering anything from lesson plans, homeschooling, tips for parents and teachers, current news about education and the benefits of tutoring. Find useful tips, advice and stay up to date with our news with our blog.

Importance of reading skills
Importance of reading skills Reading skills are critical for children's development, studies have shown a link between competency in reading[...]
Help your child improve their maths skills
Help your child improve their maths skills Maths can be a tricky subject for many people and as a parent,[...]
How to improve children’s concentration skills
How to improve children's concentration skills For your child to make the most of their education, it is vital that[...]
Easy Back-To-School Breakfasts
Easy Back-To-School Breakfasts It’s almost time for back to school, which means the crazy school mornings are back! It’s important[...]
Five ways StudyBox Tuition can really complement school learning
Five ways StudyBox Tuition can really complement school learning When it comes to after-school tuition, parents have many questions such[...]
How to prepare your child for secondary school
How to prepare your child for secondary school We've prepared five ways to help your child prepare for secondary school[...]
How to support your child this exam results day
How to support your child this exam results day The run-up to exam results day can prove to be an[...]
Why is Science Important?
Why is Science Important to learn? Science is everywhere in our day to day lives.  It can help to answer all[...]
New Times Tables Test for Year 4 Students
16th June 2018 Sophie Lambert, Tutor at StudyBox Sutton New Times Tables Test What is it? The government have introduced[...]
Encouraging Your Child to Read
11th June 2018 Annabel Yates, English Tutor at StudyBox Sutton Encouraging Your Child to Read English Reading Skills Reading is[...]
Understanding the new GCSEs:
5th June 2018 Harriet Nokes, GCSE Tutor at StudyBox Wallington Understanding the new GCSEs: What you need to know What[...]
Encouraging Creative Writing
23 May 2018 Annabel Yates, English Tutor at StudyBox Sutton Why creative writing is important Creative writing is important for[...]
Importance of Education in 2017
Importance of Education in 2017 In a fast-changing world where the most valuable skill you have is your knowledge, a[...]
Ways to expand your child’s vocabulary
Ways to expand your child’s vocabulary It is common that children learn quicker than Adults. A child’s vocabulary expands as they[...]
How to prepare for the SATs
How to prepare for the SATs SATs exams are taken by year 2 and year 6 students. It helps the[...]
Year 1 Phonics test
Year 1 Phonics test: All you need to know A phonic screening test is a type of test that is[...]
What is SPAG?
What is SPAG? SPAG stands for spelling, punctuation, and grammar. SPAG is useful for every child due to several reasons.[...]
Tips for Passing 11 Plus Exam
Do you want your child to attend State Grammar schools in England? To attend the prestigious Grammar schools your child[...]
How to tell if your child needs a tutor
How to tell if your child needs a tutor? Does your child struggle to do homework? Do you have to[...]
Mental maths, why is it important for children?
Mental maths, why is it important for children? Every child can train their brain for mathematical calculations. There is a[...]
Tips to keep your child’s mind active over the summer holidays
Tips to keep your child's mind active over the summer holidays During the holiday season, learning can easily take a[...]
Successful exam preparation tips for students
Successful exam preparation tips Exams are stressful for everyone.  Even the most academically minded of students can become nervous and[...]
Get Tips For Stress Free Homework
Tips for stress-free homework Homework is a necessary part of education and can teach your child discipline, organisation and provide[...]
Tips For You To Teach Your Child At Home
Tips for teaching your child at home Every parent wants to ensure that their child has the best opportunities when[...]
How Private Tuition Can Reduce Stress For Parents
How our private tuition in Wallington reduces parents stress You come home after a stressful and busy day at work.[...]
How To Improve English Reading Skills
Five tips on how to improve your child's English reading skills There are very few things more important to your[...]
GCSE exam preparation
GCSE Exam Preparations With the 2017 GCSE exams only a matter of months away, preparation is vital. The key to[...]
Boost Your Child’s Confidence
Boost Skills In English And Maths And Improve Your Childs Confidence Student Self-Esteem The early school years play a major[...]
Why Learn Our Times Tables?
Why Learn Our Times Tables? One of the hardest maths tasks for young children (and some older ones!) is learning[...]