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Yolanda: "This year for my birthday, our British Tutors Managing Directors, Eleanor and Olivia, were so generous and gift…

24 March 2017

OFFICE PINBOARD: Yolanda: "This year for my birthday, our British Tutors Managing Directors, Eleanor and Olivia, were so generous and gifted me with a 'Teapot Painting Experience'! I have been far too busy in the last few months to do it but am so glad that I finally put aside some time to go along. I brought my flatmate along with me and we both had an absolute blast. The best part is that we were each able to show off our own styles and creativity!! Mothers day is this Sunday and I would re…

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23 March 2017

Do you have difficulty getting your child to read? Take a look at our latest article for British Tutors top tips! Many thanks as always to our friends at Sassy Mama Hong Kong. https://www.sassymamahk.com/learn-advice-british-tutors-reading-tips-for-kids/

 EASTER WORKSHOP SPOTLIGHT:

KID'S DETECTIVE AGENCY

Learn from Sherlock Holmes and the great detectives of literature and join the British …

23 March 2017

EASTER WORKSHOP SPOTLIGHT: KID'S DETECTIVE AGENCY Learn from Sherlock Holmes and the great detectives of literature and join the British Tutors detective agency for a day. Discover what they can teach us about solving mysteries and catching the bad guys and learn how to create your own nail-biting detective story. Ages: 7-10 Date: Wednesday 12th April, 10am - 12 Location: British Tutors Office, Connaught Road West, Sheung Wan Price: $1200 per student

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21 March 2017

HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF SCHOOL PARENTS' DAY Here are the questions to ask your child's teachers to get the best from your short time with them. - How well has my child settled into the class this year? - How is s/he doing compared to expectations for this age and stage? - What are his/her strengths and weaknesses? - How are his/her friendships and behaviour? - Is there anything that we/ our tutors can be doing at home to support their learning and development?

 The 13+ summer exams are creeping up on us!
 
Get ready with one of our Common Entrance revision courses. We are hosting 6 weeks worth of r…

21 March 2017

The 13+ summer exams are creeping up on us! Get ready with one of our Common Entrance revision courses. We are hosting 6 weeks worth of revision courses each Saturday morning (9am-12pm) starting on the 22nd of April. Our team of specialised Common Entrance tutors will be running separate English, maths and science revision workshops to ensure our students are fully prepared for their summer exams. Please contact helen@britishtutors.com for more information.

 Happy Monday!

“Words can be worrisome, people complex, motives and manners unclear. Grant her the wisdom to choose her path right, free fr…

20 March 2017

Happy Monday! “Words can be worrisome, people complex, motives and manners unclear. Grant her the wisdom to choose her path right, free from unkindness and fear.” —Blueberry Girl by Neil Gaiman

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Olivia: 

Happy St. Patrick's Day!
"May your blessings outnumber
The shamrocks that grow,
And may trouble avoid you
Wherev…

17 March 2017

OFFICE PINBOARD Olivia: Happy St. Patrick's Day! "May your blessings outnumber The shamrocks that grow, And may trouble avoid you Wherever you go." –An Irish Toast Given that I'm 7 months pregnant, I may not be celebrating in the traditional St. Patrick's Day way but I can still dress in green and perhaps (just about) perform an Irish jig or two!

 EASTER WORKSHOP SPOTLIGHT:

STORIES OF THE ANCIENT WORLD

Delve into the myths and legends of Greek and Roman times, setting sail with the …

16 March 2017

EASTER WORKSHOP SPOTLIGHT: STORIES OF THE ANCIENT WORLD Delve into the myths and legends of Greek and Roman times, setting sail with the Argonauts, escaping the Minotaur and meeting the Gods on Mount Olympus. Return to the classroom and become your own mythmaker, creating a unique adventure story. Ages: 4-6 Date: Monday 10th April, 10am - 12 Location: British Tutors Office, Connaught Road West, Sheung Wan Price: $1200 per student

 COMMON ENTRANCE REVISION COURSES

Is your child sitting their 13+ exams this summer? Why not sign up to our revision courses to give them t…

14 March 2017

COMMON ENTRANCE REVISION COURSES Is your child sitting their 13+ exams this summer? Why not sign up to our revision courses to give them that extra boost in the lead up to exams?

 Monday morning inspiration!

“You must never feel badly about making mistakes … as long as you take the trouble to learn from them. For you…

13 March 2017

Monday morning inspiration! “You must never feel badly about making mistakes … as long as you take the trouble to learn from them. For you often learn more by being wrong for the right reasons than you do by being right for the wrong reasons.” —The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

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Helen: "I am feeling very lucky this week as my twin sister, Jane, has moved out to Hong Kong! Family is so important and…

10 March 2017

OFFICE PINBOARD: Helen: "I am feeling very lucky this week as my twin sister, Jane, has moved out to Hong Kong! Family is so important and having a sister nearby when living as an expat is just wonderful. This, along with our brilliant news that many of our students have recently earned places at top UK boarding schools, has reminded me of one of my favourite books when I was younger: 'The Twins at St. Clare's' by Enid Blyton. Pat and Isabel O'Sullivan are twins who have been sent off to a …

 Monday morning inspiration!

"I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning to sail my ship."

- Little Women, Louisa May Alcott…

6 March 2017

Monday morning inspiration! "I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning to sail my ship." - Little Women, Louisa May Alcott

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