High School

How To Ace Your Writing Skills

Writing is often seen as the hardest key learning area. All sorts of things go through your head, and you start asking yourself: Where do I start? What do I write? Does it make sense? How do I write? We hear these questions all the time when new students are asked to write an essay.…

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5 Tips for Balancing Work, Children and Life

I think it is safe to say you would much rather be anywhere but work on most days. After coming home from a long day where your boss has been barking orders, the first thing you want to do is take your shoes off and just relax. Well that is what we dream of… Add…

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How To Help Your Children Cope With The Year 7 Workload

Starting year 7 is like a mixed bag of lollies. Each day is always different and you never know what kind of emotions your children are going to feel with any given situation! From nervousness, to excitement and confusion — starting a new grade, let alone one in a new environment, with new procedures, new…

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Lifestyle Of A 99 ATAR Student

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  The challenges and pressures of schooling become higher and greater when you reach Grade 10. You are now at the cusp of an important turning point in your life.  The next two years will determine where you will go and the course will be charted by your ATAR score. Generating a high ATAR score…

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3 steps to get started on your assessment task

    Have you ever looked at your assessment task and was like – ‘’yup okay cool. I got this.’’ One hour later, you have your word document opened, pretty boarders, a title that makes sense, your name on the document and maybe the footer page – and that’s it. Want to know why you’re…

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3 reasons why year 10 is important

Year 11 and year 12 are incredibly important. That is very self-explanatory. There is a reason why all the past students have stressed so much during this time. However, I find that some students and parents overlook the importance of year 10. Probably due to procrastination or because there is something more important. But, lets…

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3 methods to help your child to prepare & memorise their essays

To be frankly honest, board of studies and schools do NOT prefer students memorising essays, reports etc into the exam and writing them out. Why not? Well that’s because students are too concerned with their ‘essays,’ that don’t even bother reading the question properly! And that is extremely dangerous. Especially during the HSC, because you…

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