One of our readers, Srushti, had the following question: Hi. I always lose marks in the poetry section so can you give me some pointers for that? In reply, we gave her the following tips which we feel might help all of our readers, as well. Incorporate certain verses that are important, … Continue reading English II: How to Improve Your Answers for Poetry (TIPS)
On Apurva's request, we are sharing some times to help you streamline your studies for these last couple of months till the final exams. Keep calm. (It's as simple as that.) Clear your head, and let go of any worries. Right now. Only move on after you have taken a deep breath and let … Continue reading Last Minute Tips: How to Study
On a reader's request, here are some last minute (updated) tips to prepare for the grammar (and comprehension) portion of English I: Go through a list of prepositions and prepositional phrases (you can find plenty of such lists on the internet, or in the textbooks prescribed here: https://icsehelpline101.wordpress.com/2013/03/22/textbook-textbook-which-to-choose/) and keep practicing these every night. They'll help a lot … Continue reading English I: Last-minute Tips
In about two weeks' time, your exams are going to begin! Everyone has worked hard this past year and hopefully, things have been smooth so far. To keep the flow going, here is a checklist for you to go through on and the day before every exam so that we can ensure that nothing goes … Continue reading Pre-examination Checklist!
Hello people! You may have heard your friends or teachers talking about going through the Pupils' Analysis or Specimen Question Papers issued by the CISCE. Well, in our opinion, it's imperative that you go through both of these. The Analysis of Pupil Performance published by the Council every year for ICSE as well as ISC … Continue reading CISCE Publications