11 plus English

Education through Motivation and Inspiration

English 11 Plus exams and independent school admission exams come in a variety of forms. We offer several English Programmes to address these varied tests and provide the best assistance to pupils in building their confidence through understanding of the exam environment and question types. As part of our Programmes, we can cover the following elements:

Comprehension

Comprehension training involves giving students short texts (500-750 words), varying between classic works, modern texts and factual writing, e.g. press articles. Pupils will then answer questions that test their literal and interpretive comprehension skill and knowledge of literary techniques and devices (such as similes or metaphors).

Vocabulary

Pupils will answer the questions about the meaning of words included in the short texts provided. Pupils will also be asked to provide synonyms and antonyms for the given words, fill in the gaps in a sample text and complete other exercises that test their knowledge of English vocabulary.

Grammar/Punctuation/Spelling

Questions in this section vary and may take different forms, such as identification of spelling and punctuation errors in a sample text or filling in the gaps in sample words.

Writing Composition and Creative Writing

Practice in this section involves the key elements of essay writing tasks at 11 Plus exams – planning, structure and comprehensive writing.

Let us Help your Child Conquer their Fears and Discover their Potential

  • 1:4 Tutor vs Student ratio
  • Personalised and Targeted lessons
  • Regular assessments
  • Constant feedback

How do our current members feel?

“Over the last 6 months with you we have seen our son soar through his academic work and has a new-found self-belief. His confidence has improved as well which has really benefited his academic work. Thank you for all your hard work.”

Local Parent

“EDS Education Tuition Centre has increased my confidence with Maths and English and I am now able to answer any questions to the best of my ability. It has been extremely helpful.”

Year 11 Student

“The level of teaching my daughter received at EDS Tuition Centre is fantastic. I am consistently impressed by the professionalism of every staff member, the standard of the teaching and the resources. I have found their support so valuable during the 11plus exam. I am so delighted my daughter got into the grammar school! Thank you!”

Local Parent

“EDS Education tuition is a very helpful education centre. The tutors are very experienced and always help you whenever you need it. They give you work according to your ability and don’t give you anything you can’t do.”

Year 10 Student

“Thank you so much for helping my daughter with her 11+ exam! It was great to see her being tutored by people who had themselves sat the exam before.”

Local Parent

“I came in to EDS Education centre with a D in maths and the tutor, Sahil, helped me over the year to push my grade all the way up to a B. I had gone to many other tuition centres before this and not one of them was as good as EDS. Thank you so much for all the help Sir!”

Year 10 Student

"Thank you so much for helping me achieve the best I could. I am so grateful for everything you have done. Thanks to you I got A grades in both English Literature and English Language."

Year 11 Student

“Really happy with my Science tuition. EDS Education Tuition Centre helped raise my projected grade of 5 to an 8 for my double Science.”

Year 11 Student

Book Your Free Lesson Today

The process for getting to know your child and their learning needs starts from the very first time we meet you for your free assessment. This is an opportunity for us and you as parents to discuss your child’s requirements in depth and find out how we can help them reach their goals and succeed.