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Puzzles & Problem Solving Course

Our new puzzles and problem solving course equips 11+ and 13+ students with the problem-solving and reasoning skills they need to approach exam day confidently. Our brand new problem solving course is for all 11+ and 13+ students wanting to practise their puzzles and problem solving skills so they can approach exam day with confidence.

Written and led by Jacob Conway, our Maths Specialist and a highly experienced teacher and 11+ tutor, the course is designed to help students develop the problem solving and reasoning skills needed to improve their academic position.

Students will explore various question types and formats across subjects like maths, reasoning, and logic while learning techniques and appropriate strategies for solving them. Methods for managing feelings of panic or overwhelm on exam day will also be explored, ensuring your child can sit their exams feeling well prepared and confident.

Students will leave this exciting new course feeling empowered and resilient, confident in their problem solving skills and able to cope with whatever the exam day brings.

For just £199, this 2 hour online course is completed online and can be booked at any time that suits you. This is just one of the many ways JK Educate empowers your child to reach their full potential.

For further information or to book the course, please contact

The benefits of improving problem-solving skills

To excel in their 11+ and 13+ exams, students need a robust understanding of problem-solving, critical thinking and reasoning skills. 11+ and 13+ exams test students’ ability to analyse information, think critically and swiftly and accurately respond to problems – all within the often overwhelming exam environment.

Our puzzles and problem solving course is designed to encourage these crucial skills by providing students with the tools and strategies they need to tackle exam questions confidently and effectively. Through engaging puzzles and practical exercises, students develop their problem-solving abilities, build confidence, and are empowered to reach their full potential.

The time and stress management tips shared throughout the course provide students with practical strategies to navigate the demands of their entire academic journey.

Why take a problem solving course?

Challenging, multi-step problem solving questions are found on nearly every 11+ and +13 exam. Our experiences show that many students feel overwhelmed by these types of questions on exam day. By practising questions designed to match the style and format of the actual exam, your child can feel confident and empowered about what to expect during exam day.

Participating in our puzzles and problem solving course offers numerous benefits to students, including:

  • Students will learn how to identify, analyse and solve problems
  • Students will become familiar with common puzzles and problem solving questions and learn step by step strategies for solving them
  • Students will learn strategies for effective time and stress management
  • Gauge your child’s strengths, weaknesses and note any room for improvement

We anticipate this course to be extremely popular, so book your place now to ensure your child’s place. For further information and to secure a place please contact

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