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How to choose subjects for Year 11 and 12 ATAR?

It’s the middle of the year (or you are getting a head start) and you have been given your subject selection form for Year 11. It can be difficult to choose – or help your child with the choice – which subjects to use for Year 11. If your child is preparing to enter their … Continue reading "How to choose subjects for Year 11 and 12 ATAR?" ...

What is an alternative reading?

In your study, you may have come across different reading practices or the phrase “alternative reading”. This is a topic that is rarely covered in detail in class, but can be the difference between an average essay and an amazing essay. SCSA WA defines reading and readings as the below: Reading The process of making … Continue reading "What is an alternative reading?" ...

Voice definition for English class

If you look through past WACE exam papers, the term “voice” comes up over and over again. But what is voice? ...

Activities for kids stuck at home

Are you looking for educational activities for kids stuck at home? ...

2020 Children’s Reading Challenge

Looking for a way to motivate your children to read? ...

How to complete the IELTS test in Perth

Completing the IELTS test in Perth is an important step for many people looking to migrate or study in Australia. ...

Narrative Conventions and Language Devices For English Students

The secret to doing well in your English essays, comprehension tests and exams, is knowing which conventions to incorporate into your discussion. ...

Top 20 books to inspire your teenager’s love of reading

A love of reading is something every parent hopes to ignite in their children and teenagers, and in the modern age of distraction, this is not easy. Being great at ...

How I passed WACE English confidently – a student’s perspective

WACE English can be a daunting subject for anyone who has never had confidence in the subject. For Stacey, who recently completed Year 12 – it turned out to be ...

Why Year 10 is the perfect year to begin English tutoring

Many parents have difficulty understanding why their children are struggling in English class once they hit Year 10. The leap from Year 9 to upper high school can be a ...