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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.

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

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

This article by MagiKats helps identify which learning style your child has. Understand how learning styles influence your child’s progress.

At What Age Can My Child Think?

At What Age Can My Child Think?

How a MagiKats “Stage of Learning” provides a uniquely designed curriculum programme to help your child navigate Maths and English tuition gaps with ease.

Encourage Your Child to Write to Santa and Make it (a little) Educational

Isn’t it incredible we live in a world where if a child posts a letter to Santa Claus via Royal Mail, they receive an answer?

Are we wasting time motivating children?

At MagiKats we’ve motivated students for more than a decade to complete MagiKats homework tasks. But how did we do it?

Depressing statistics in adult literacy and numeracy – how can MagiKats help?

At MagiKats, we don't usually focus on adult literacy and numeracy, but with the launch of our GCSE Support Programme last month, we have been watching out for what has been in the press - and it has been depressing!

Avoid ‘over-tutoring’ your child and learn with MagiKats

Avoid ‘over-tutoring’ your child and learn with MagiKats

Find out how to avoid over-tutoring and get top results with MagiKats. Your child’s education success should match their enjoyment of learning.

SATS Results - a quick guide to the 2016 scores

SATS results are out - but were your child's results good or bad? How do you know? Here's a short guide to help you understand what you are reading on the results report.

Looking forward to Summer? Spare a Thought for Summer Learning Loss

Summer learning loss or the ‘summer slide’ is something researchers have been looking into for more than a century. First documented in 1906, what starts as a mild hiccup in a four-year-old’s school career can be a crisis by the time that child reaches secondary school.

Why We Prefer Handwriting at MagiKats

Good handwriting might not seem to be a necessary skill in today’s world where typing documents on a computer at breakneck speed, or sending rapid-fire email messages is the way most companies work. Why teach handwriting at all?

What Made All the Difference When You Were Ten?

Ask yourself this question: What special things about school and education would you remember if you could go back to when you were a ten year-old?

Are we becoming a world of individuals? The personalised learning approach.

Visit a restaurant or coffee shop in your local town and watch the groups of people who are sitting together. How frequently do they check their phones? Are they engrossed in conversation, or glued to their screens? Are the adults chatting whilst the kids play on devices?

When Lucy came to MagiKats

When Lucy came to MagiKats

Beside me sat a solemn little girl.  Lucy was six years old, with huge brown eyes and a frighteningly matter of fact approach to life. “What do you like best about school?” I asked, “Home time!”