HB Tutoring - Eleven Plus Tutors for home tuition. 11 plus exam support.
0333 335 5139 info@hbtutoring.com
Serving the whole of the UK with a network of over 700 tutors!

Ensure your child gets the best education with professional eleven plus home tutoring.

The Eleven Plus, (11 plus), exam for entry into state grammar schools will, consist of papers for mock exam practice in any of up to four different disciplines: Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning, English and Maths.

We deliver a nationwide network of eleven plus tutors near you offering a competitive and well established service. We help you prepare your child for entry into State Grammar and Independent Schools throughout the U.K., including 11 plus tutors in Brentwood and Southend. Your child will benefit from our excellent knowledge, highly trained home tutors who are aware of the grammar school 11 plus requirements and have extensive experience of the entry examination system.

We have a unique insight into child development and how to motivate them to enable them to enjoy learning – we are particularly knowledgeable at working with the less confident child, as well as being able to challenge children who are gifted and talented. Our eleven plus learning package offers a unique approach to lessons which children thoroughly enjoy and therefore progress with their studies.

SPAG – Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation

  • Recognising errors
  • Identifying terms

Creative writing and composition

  • Plan and review
  • Write in a variety of styles including essays, diaries, argumentative articles and continued texts


  • Literal/interpretive understanding
  • Analysing texts in a variety of genres including narrative texts, play scripts, descriptive and Poetry.

Verbal reasoning is nearly always included within 11 plus exam papers for selective schools, this area relies on a strong vocabulary which goes beyond the curriculum at primary level. Although verbal reasoning skills are not regularly taught within the school settings, we give children the strategies required to confidently and independently tackle these types of questions.

Problem solving

  • Word problems, following written instructions

Code deciphering

  • Sequencing, algebra, number logic

Vocabulary knowledge

  • Including synonyms, antonyms, analogies, metaphors


What Parents are Saying

"Our son is home tutored and receiving tuition from HB Tutoring. HB Tutoring deal with the local council and arrange our son to sit exams as an external candidate. This is a great help to us and takes a weight off our minds, thank you."
G. Philips

"Our family recently moved areas. We remained with HB Tutoring and they gave us a new tutor and helped our children’s education carry on smoothly as they liaised with the schools and our tutors both worked with HB Tutoring. This was very helpful as English is not our mother tongue."
K. Lenwovsky


"George is doing so well. His English teachers were both surprised and delighted with his mock results"
S. Cairns



Tutoring hours



Results (grade 6 or above)

Get In Touch

HB Tutoring
Correction House, Correction House Bank, 28 Tynemouth Road, Tynemouth, Tyne and Wear, NE30 4AA, United Kingdom.

Telephone: 0333 335 5139
Email: info@hbtutoring.com

School Hours:
Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Cookies on the HB Tutoring website We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the HB Tutoring website. Please click on the tick to accept the use of cookies.