11+ Summer Holiday Workshops

Enhance your child’s 11+ preparations with our highly sought-after 11+ Summer Holiday Workshops. 

Taking place over 5 consecutive mornings in the Summer holidays, these 11+ lessons will arm your Child with the key skills needed to make a success of the CEM exams at Colyton, Torquay Boys’ and Torquay Girls’ Grammar Schools.

09:00 – 12:00 Each day

Workshop 1: 9 – 13 August

Workshop 2: 16-20 August

Our professional, qualified and currently practising Teachers will guide your Child through focused activities designed to develop their skills in the Maths, Verbal reasoning and Non-verbal reasoning tests.

Maths

Verbal Reasoning

Non-verbal Reasoning

Each Holiday Workshop will provide your child with 15 hours of small group 11+ tuition. Each group is limited to 6 students, ensuring that your child has focussed support. They will run from 9am-12 noon each day at Exeter School. 

Maximum of 6 students per group

Each workshop will have  different content, so you can book more than one if you wish.  The cost of each Booster Workshop is £250 which works out at a very reasonable £16.67 per hour.

Just £250 for the whole week, that’s £16.67 per hour 

All Year 5 children who are sitting the exam this year are welcome to join the sessions. 

Using worked examples and proven techniques, your Child will feel confident and well-prepared for the challenge of the 11+ exam.

Book your place now

  • Your child does not need to be studying with us – anyone can attend the Workshops.
  • No need to register – simply book the workshops securely online.

Please note:

  • Places are limited and you should book early to avoid disappointment.
  • Please make all bookings in advance. No cash on the day. Please see our refunds & cancellation policy*
  • This booking will appear as The Exam Suite Ltd on your credit card statement.

Workshop Leader: George Hadwen

11+ teacher tutor
George is a friendly, supportive qualified teacher who has experience of teaching across KS1 and KS2 in primary schools. He is passionate about the delivery of core subjects in his teaching posts and he has developed an outstanding delivery of the mastery approach in Mathematics.
George is an experienced 11+ tutor who enjoys a very high level of success with many students in recent years. He is a dedicated professional who makes his own 11+ resources and materials.
George is a highly-regarded tutor and the feedback from his parents and students is always excellent.
George is DBS checked.

What we will cover

Verbal Reasoning
Comprehension: Fiction and non-fiction
Synonyms and Antonyms
Wider vocabulary
Cloze texts
Shuffled Sentences
*Through teacher-led teaching, activities, games, practice questions and timed practice.

Non-Verbal Reasoning
Spotting patterns
Reflection and rotation
Nets and cubes
*Through teacher-led teaching, activities, games, practice questions and timed practice.

Maths
Mental Maths Strategies practice
Understanding word problems
*Through teacher-led teaching, activities, games, practice questions and timed practice.

Number knowledge: Place value; rounding; multiply and divide by 10, 100 & 1000; negative numbers; squared and cubed numbers; factors, multiples and primes.

Calculations: Written and mental calculation strategies for addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

Working with numbers: Fractions; Algebra; Number Sequences; Fractions, decimals and percentages

Shape, space and measure: 2D & 3D shapes; Symmetry; Angles; Area, volume, perimeter; Co-ordinates & Transformations; Units of measure and Time

Data handling: Graphs; Pie charts; Ratio and proportion

Supporting students for entry to these Schools