Go to navigation
It is currently Sat Dec 10, 2016 6:35 pm

All times are UTC




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 3 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Sat Oct 08, 2016 9:46 am 
Offline

Joined: Mon Sep 05, 2016 7:04 pm
Posts: 5
Hello
My Ds sitting for North West London Indies exams and we are getting her to practice comprehension and creative writing from past papers.
I noticed that HABs boys have often 2 writing tasks one being a picture given and they need to explain it in their own words about it and what they see. Do the HABS girls have same format or is it comprehension with continuation or story extension? What about NLCS we are writing 3 papers HABS,NLCS, CLSG. NLCS is closest to us about 2 miles however I am given to understand that their English is high end compared to others?
Any input on the format would be of great help. We are preparing at home and aim to write to 2-3 papers/essay a week. Is that sufficient?
Her grammar, spelling is good however we need to practice on her timing and thinking through the plots etc.
thanks in advance for your help.

Loving mum


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sat Oct 08, 2016 12:00 pm 
Offline

Joined: Wed Mar 04, 2009 2:01 pm
Posts: 6696
Location: Herts
It is not the amount of papers you do but how much she learns from the marking of them.

Arlington Park is a case in point. Unless you understand the layers in this text then the paper is not being marked properly.

Habs girls change their format every year just like HBS. But any student who has prepared for DAO or the second round of HBS will have no problems getting a high enough score for an interview.

City is just continuing to use the North London Consortium format which is very stuctured and easy to follow.

NLCS have used the same format in the two years they have been out of the Consortium but they do not interview as many girls and City and Habs.

Again any student who has been preparing for HBS and DAO will have no problem with these formats. DG


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sat Oct 15, 2016 7:03 am 
Offline

Joined: Fri Jan 25, 2013 10:09 am
Posts: 228
Can anyone provide a link please to the Arlington Park paper? I can't find it.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 3 posts ] 

All times are UTC


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
CALL 020 8204 5060
   
Privacy Policy | Refund Policy | Disclaimer | Copyright © 2004 – 2016