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What you need to know to excel at A level Biology

| March 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

The current A level Biology exam is all about applying knowledge to the questions. The days have past when a student just needed to regurgitate facts. Although a good knowledge of the topics is crucial there is also a need to be able to interpret which areas of the curriculum are needed to answer the […]

Half Term Activities: Smithbrook Tuition’s Top Places To Visit

| February 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

        Little Street, Rudgwick Newly opened and already a hot favourite with local families this play centre is an ideal way to spend a couple of hours with your little ones. Little Street offers ‘a high quality experience by operating predefined play sessions and keeping the numbers attending “little”’ seven days a week, […]

How to Get Your Child To Read

| January 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

            It is hugely beneficial for children to get in the habit of reading but sometimes its easier said than done. So just how do you actually get them to do this, especially if they are resistant or have leaning difficulties? We have put together our top ideas on how […]

Educational Christmas Gifts 2018

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
Bugnoculars

We’re back once again in 2018 with our favourite educational Christmas gifts available in the local shops. As with all of our tuition we like to make learning fun especially during the festive period. Plus Smithbrook Tuition is promoting amazing local businesses for everyone to benefit this Christmas.     Centre director Sue is in […]

Summer Holiday Fun

| August 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

            The summer holidays can be a great opportunity to spend lots of quality time with your family but you can quickly run out of ideas to entertain them. It is very easy to turn to television or video games in the long weeks ahead. So why not think outside […]

7 Reasons To Give Your Child Pocket Money

| February 15, 2018 | 1 Comments
Should you give children pocket money?

                Giving a child pocket money is much more than just a nice gesture or spoiling your kids. There are important life lessons to be learnt from a young age in a society that relies on money to function. You must be careful about providing money for your children, […]

Educational Christmas Gifts for your Children

| December 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

                Each year Smithbrook Tuition searches high and low for the very best educational Christmas gifts. As with all of our tuition we like to make learning fun especially during the festive period. With the help of centre director Sue, we found a treasure trove of exciting presents […]

Christmas Activities: Family Friendly Events

| November 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
Surrey Christmas events

            Christmas at Kew Kew Gardens lights up its beautiful gardens to create a fantastic trail and display. All you need is your warm clothing and the whole family can experience the twilight magic. A fantastical world will entertain you with added bonuses of fairground rides and festive food and […]

How Do Fireworks Get Their Colours?

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
How do fireworks get their colours

    Remember, remember, the 5th of November, Gunpowder treason and plot.         The fireworks we enjoy on bonfire night are a historical representation of the gunpowder used by Guy Fawkes in his 1605 plot to blow up parliament. The shows you will see around the 5th November have been refined over the […]

Is Your Child Actually Getting Enough Exercise?

| July 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
Children aren't exercising enough

Is your child getting enough exercise?               Surveys show that many children continue to fall below the recommended physical activity and exercise guidelines.  The government recommend that children between the ages of 5 and 18 should be doing 1 hour minimum of exercise every single day. This should include […]