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QUICK WAYS TO STAY PRODUCTIVE WHEN STUDYING AT HOME


If you're a student then you'll know the struggle of having distractions when you're studying at home. It's so easy to find yourself engrossed in an activity and only realise two hours later that you were supposed to be finishing your Geography homework. If you're currently on study leave then this problem will be all the more exaggerated. You can easily put this right by trying a few simple things that will increase your productivity. These quick tips come from someone who used to be home educated (yes, me!) so you're in safe hands.

3 QUICK WAYS TO ORGANISE YOUR GCSE AND A LEVEL WORK


Studying can get a little chaotic, so it's good to tidy up sometimes and get things organised. This is a quick guide to help you organise those bits which might be laying about on your floor or desk and make things easier to manage. 

HOW TO PREPARE A PORTFOLIO FOR UNIVERSITY APPLICATIONS



If you've chosen to apply for an Art subject at university, you might have to submit a portfolio. A portfolio is a collection of artwork from projects you've completed, usually including A Level or GCSE projects and art you've worked on at home. It's a great opportunity to share the topics you studied and explain why you're interested in them.

In this article, I am referring mainly to creating a digital portfolio. However, you could apply these same principles to making a physical portfolio as well.

HAS CHRISTMAS CHANGED?



I was younger I remember having so much fun playing with my toys that I couldn't grasp the concept of growing up and not wanting to play with them again. Inevitably, I did. I would argue that a similar thing happens with Christmas. The festive season used to be awaited throughout the whole year in previous years. In fact, my family tell a story of when I was younger I was so hyped for the long-awaited December 25th that I made myself ill with excitement on Christmas eve. Yet, now I struggle to get in the festive spirit. I am sure many can agree they have similar feelings to these.