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10/27/2015
For some students, tests are a big source of anxiety. Not only can this result in poor grades in their school subjects, but it can also affect their well-being. If your child gets very nervous with their tests, you can use the tips mentioned below to minimize their stress-level and help them...
10/22/2015
If your child has an unattended medical condition, this can impact all of the areas in their life greatly. For instance, if your child has a weak eyesight, but doesn't wear corrective lenses for it, this can affect their academic goals negatively. For that reason, this post will go over a few...
10/09/2015
Teaching your child about grammar from a young age and helping them master it, is a great way to ensure that they'll be able to communicate effectively through written and spoken word in their life. Still, if you require a few tips on how to help your child develop this important academic skill,...
09/28/2015

Vocabulary Help: Know How to Distinguish These Words

Here are some words that are commonly misused and confused, with a suggested mnemonic device for remembering how to tell them apart.

Beside vs Besides

"Beside" means next to. "Besides" means except. When someone says, "besides the point," what...
09/21/2015

Math Formulas You Should Know

Because math builds upon what you already know, it helps to memorize formulas for problems that come up often. Here are some math formulas you will want to commit to memory.

Rectangle Formulas

Area=lw l is the length and w is the width. Multiply them together to...
09/14/2015

Avoid These Words & Phrases

Getting rid of these words and phrases will help your writing style immensely.
  1. On account of Just use because.
  2. Only Placement is important with this word. It should come immediately before what it quantifies. Do you mean "He only kicked that ball ten...
08/31/2015
Spelling is crucial in order to communicate and understand others effectively. However, in order to spell correctly, you should learn a few rules and their exceptions, which can be a bit complicated for younger children. Still, there are ways in which you can help your child work and improve on...
08/31/2015
If you'd like your child to improve on different academic areas, such as spelling, reading comprehension, and vocabulary, a dictionary can be of great help. However, a dictionary alone won't do much; your child should know how to use it effectively to get the most out of it. For a few tips on how...
08/14/2015

Benefits of Personalized Tutoring

If you have a school-age child at home, you may want to consider enrolling them in tutoring in Southgate, regardless if they're have a challenging time academically or not. This is because, personalized or one-on-one instruction can provide your child with a...
07/30/2015

Summer Study Plan for the SAT

Fall semester and SAT dates may seem like a long way off, but summer days slip by quickly. If your child is taking the SAT this October, make summertime "SAT study time". Create a Study Plan A 12-week summer study plan will give your child time to retain...

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