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How to Provide Effective Cover Lessons for GCSE Students

When a teacher is absent short term, cover supervision is required to ensure students don’t miss out on any learning. In most cases, a cover teacher will supervise work that has been set in accordance with the school policy. 

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Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs at Home

Children with special educational needs (SEN) learn best in a different way from most children. This could be due to a specific learning difficulty (SpLD), such as dyslexia, or a disability, such as autism. Supporting children with special educational needs requires a unique approach for every individual child.

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Understanding Who the Animal Farm Characters Represent

If you are studying George Orwell’s Animal Farm for GCSE, then you will know that the novel was heavily influenced by the Russian Revolution. Many of the characters represent prominent people connected to the revolution and it’s important to know about them for your English Literature exam.

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How to support GCSE students unable to attend school

Homeschooling GCSEs comes with challenges for both you and your child, from knowing what to teach them to understanding how you can support them. We’ve gathered some of our best tips for supporting learning at home, so your child can ace their GCSEs!

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GCSE Advice For Parents: Helping Your Child Prepare for Their GCSE Mocks

With half-term nearly upon us meaning mocks are fast approaching, the big question on a lot of parents’ minds is ‘how can I help my child revise for their GCSE mock exams?’ Whilst the GCSEs require a lot more independence than your child might be used to at school, it is still vital to support them where possible.

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Pride and Prejudice Context: Social and Historical Analysis

A crucial part of Pride & Prejudice revision is to understand the context. We’ve listed everything you need to know to ace your Pride & Prejudice exam.

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Understanding An Inspector Calls: Social and Historical Context

Understanding the context of An Inspector Calls will help your overall understanding of the play. So that's why we’ve listed out everything you need to know to ace the social and historical context for this play.

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GCSE Homeschooling Tips for Parents

Homeschooling GCSEs comes with challenges for both you and your child, from knowing what to teach them to understanding how you can support them. We’ve gathered some of our best tips for supporting learning at home, so your child can ace their GCSEs!

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Preparing students for mocks with a 6-week GCSE intervention strategy

Creating an intervention strategy for underachieving students can take a lot of time and resources. With YFT, you can develop an intervention strategy that can be tailored to all students, and can save you both time and resources.

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