Monthly Archives: January 2016

How to stop procrastinating – an essential IB skill

So you’ve read my Time Management post and you’re thinking that planning and getting on top of all your work seems like a pretty swell idea…but you have one major problem left: procrastination. It is one thing to plan and be … Continue reading

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Maximising your IB Score – must knows and dos!

When I got to Year 12, everything got real. This is where I can finally act upon my word, get the 7s in the subjects that I plan to, get a 3 pointer for TOK and EE, and land on … Continue reading

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How to write an excellent IB Biology Lab Report: a step by step guide

Your Biology IA is one of the best ways to boost your final score, especially if your on the upper boundary of a lower grade. Literally, it could push you up a grade. Here’s how to write one (in its … Continue reading

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Unlocking the Power of Struggle

The feeling of struggling through something, anything, is never a good one. Many of us try to avoid this feeling of struggle by refusing to touch whatever it is that is causing us to struggle, or simply by shutting down … Continue reading

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Should I get …. remarked?

Figuring out what subjects you want to get remarked is a daunting and sometimes risky task. Your mark could go up, it could stay the same, or it could go down. However, you really need this mark for university, or … Continue reading

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What to do when your IB result isn’t what you wanted

It’s the topic that nobody wants to even consider. Frankly, its scary. But before you continue reading this article please remember that you shouldn’t be disappointed. If you have worked hard for the mark you wanted (but didn’t get), remember that … Continue reading

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How to get a 7 in IB French SL

Getting a 7 in IB French SL isn’t as impossible as it might seem….Admittedly, French B (even at SL) in the IB can be a challenging and daunting course if you are not 1. fluent/native or 2. been on a long enough … Continue reading

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