11+ Creative Writing Guide with 50 Example Topics and Prompts

11+ Creative Writing Guide with 50 Example Topics and Prompts

The 11+ exam is a school entrance exam taken in the academic year that a child in the UK turns eleven. These exams are highly competitive, with multiple students battling for each school place awarded. The 11 plus exam isn’t ‘one thing’, it varies in its structure and...

What I Really Think About Pen Licences

What I Really Think About Pen Licences

The first time I heard the term 'pen licence' I was listening to Charlie, my eight-year-old, in the back of the car on the way home from school. He wasn't wildly impressed with the concept. He explained to me that his teacher, Mrs. Barker, awarded pen licences to...