Using Loci to Learn Effectively

What is the Method of Loci? “The method of loci (MOL) is a mnemonic device that relies on spatial relationships between “loci” (e.g., locations on a familiar route or rooms in a familiar building) to arrange and recollect memorial content.” In Latin, Loci means location […]

How to Write an IB Media Analysis Essay

This section of the IB English paper is a challenge for many students because of its nature – an unseen text with no hint beforehand. The only way to ace this paper is lots of practice, getting your basics right and maybe some magic dust! […]

How Mind Maps Help You Study Better

Do you want to study in a more organised way or are you tired of the traditional note-taking method? Do you want to organise your thoughts and ideas in a more structured way? Well, in that case, Mind Maps are just for you.  What are […]

Top 7 Tips for IBDP ToK Essay

The ToK, or Theory of Knowledge, is a mandatory component of the IB DP Core. The ToK essay is a 1600-word essay that students prepare for in their own time, before the set deadline.  This tends to easily be one of the most dreaded topics […]

IB Chinese Revision Tips

The most necessary task to do for an increase in productivity during exams is to revise the topics learned so far. The key is to not to forget what you have learnt and retain it for a long time. Memory is formed by revision that […]

Top 10 Summer 2022 Reads for Grade 12!

Reading has multiple benefits! To name a few it can help boost your mental health, it’s the ultimate relaxation, helps you understand history,  develop your imagination and creativity, and opens up new avenues of learning. The benefits of reading help you give direction and help […]

Summer 2022 Books to Read for Grade 11

The benefits of reading as a teen are plenty. There is no dearth of research that shows the connection between active reading and higher grades. But of course, reading helps you even outside of the confines of your classroom. Exposing yourself to the world of […]

Top 10 Summer 2022 Reads for Grade 10!

The Summer Break is finally here! We know you’re looking to make the most out of it before the fraught of grade 10 kicks in. We have made the perfect reading list to accompany and suit your every mood. Do you want to get lost […]

Top Summer Reads for Grades 5 & 6

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz has a timeless message from a less complex era, and it continues to resonate.” Leonard Everett Fisher of The Horn Book Magazine wrote in 2000  The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson […]