Education tips

Is your child entering Year 5? You need to research their secondary education NOW!

Is your child entering Year 5?  You need to research their secondary education NOW!

Horrifying it may be, but your child’s secondary education is going to depend on the decisions that you make when he or she is only nine years old. Whether you are looking at the local secondary, a grammar school or private education, it’s never too early to know the path and work out how to ensure you child has the best shot at the school place that works best for them.

SATS coming up? Get extra help from MagiKats!

SATS coming up? Get extra help from MagiKats!

MagiKats students are about to launch on this year’s SATS Maths and English revision programmes that are proven to address the requirements for KS1 and KS2 pupils.

Teaching reading is not rocket science - it's harder!

Teaching reading is not rocket science - it's harder!

Jane Williams from MagiKats Llandaff North looks at how parents can help at home as their kids learn to read.

Beat the Back to School Blues!

Are your children nervous about the thought of going back to school? Or are you dreading the return to the school routine with all its many demands? If so, don’t worry - you are not alone. So, I’ve put together this super simple 5 step guide to help you beat the ‘back to school’ blues!

What Learning Style Does My Child Have? (Part Three)

What Learning Style Does My Child Have? (Part Three)

This article by MagiKats helps identify which learning style your teenager has, so they can approach their studies more intelligently.

What Learning Style Does My Child Have? (Part Two)

What Learning Style Does My Child Have? (Part Two)

This article by MagiKats helps identify which learning style your child has. Tests and quizzes help you understand how learning styles influence your child’s progress.