Secondary Science

Online Science GCSE Tuition

Whether a student is taking Dual or Triple Award Science at GCSE, TLC can help them to maximise their results and enter the exam room with confidence. Our tutors are subject experts with a Police Clearance Certificate (PCC), and they use our extensive resource library to provide specific support for students in the topics they are struggling with. Our tutors have already delivered upward of 10,999 cumulative hours of science GCSE tuition and helped students increase their attainment. For students preparing for their GCSEs, we teach AQA, OCR & Edexcel. Our prices start at £22, and we work with parents, local authorities and schools alike. We’re also proud to be a National Tuition Programme partner.

Why choose TLC Live for online science GCSE tuition?

Experienced tutors, with PCC checks

TLC LIVE’s tutors each have at least two years of experience. They are proven subject experts, and all have a Police Clearance Certificate (PCC).

Bespoke learning content

Students complete a comprehensive initial assessment to help design a learning plan around each their specific needs.

All exam boards covered

All our tutors have up-to-date knowledge of the OCR, AQA, and Edexcel exam boards.

15 years of proven results

Tutors draw from tens of thousands of hours of tailored educational content to deliver engaging sessions.

Approved NTP tuition partner

The National Tutoring Programme (NTP) provides high-quality tuition to disadvantaged students. As an approved partner, we run online NTP-funded sessions in real-time with a dedicated tutor.

Tuition at all levels

TLC LIVE’s tutors assist students with varying abilities at all levels – from KS1 up to GCSE.

Lessons from £22*

TLC is an affordable option with no extra costs, such as travelling or materials. There is no minimum booking or contract, you simply book the number of lessons you want, for however long you want.

*Based on a minimum of 5 lessons.

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Parent reviews of our online GCSE science tuition

Parents rate TLC’s online science GCSE tuition 4.46 out of 5 stars

“I am pleased to inform you that Richa achieved an A* in Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Thanks to the entire team at TLC LIVE.”

Parent

“TLC LIVE gives students the opportunity to learn at their own pace with the support of excellent and very encouraging tutors. I have seen my children gain in confidence, achieve better results at school and above all enjoy their learning because of TLC LIVE.”

Parent

“Both of my children continue to attend TLC LIVE because the tutoring is tailored to suit their individual educational needs but most importantly, they enjoy it.”

Parent

Teacher reviews of our online tuition service

“The service and communication are excellent and the flexibility to tailor the content to your pupils’ needs is outstanding. I have no hesitation in recommending TLC to any secondary school looking for high quality intervention strategies.”

Teacher

“Whilst we as a school also worked with individuals through targeted support and revision, this was a complementary strand to our work to raise grades further. Whilst the impact of individual strategies can be hard to assess, as part of a raft of measures, results were impressive.”

Teacher

How online science GCSE tuition with TLC works

Step 1

The tutoring process with TLC LIVE begins with a comprehensive initial assessment. This identifies the student’s strengths and weaknesses so we can make the most of the time available.

Step 2

Following the assessment, the tutor generates a personalised learning plan. Tutors have access to our library of over 20,000 hours of curriculum-aligned material, so they are prepared to teach the topics the student needs the most support in.

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Step 3

The online science GCSE tuition we offer takes place in 60-minute sessions. Students log in from any internet-connected computer and they’re ready to go.

Step 4

Following each session, the tutor logs student progress and performance so they can track improvement over time.

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What do our tutors say about our GCSE science curricula?

“TLC’s resource library contains great learning materials in the form of text and videos categorised by topics. They also provide a mixture of questions and test papers, which are especially useful for GCSE preparation.”

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“Since I started with TLC just over a year ago, I’ve had great success delivering online GCSE science tuition. The material saves me preparation time, so I’m free to focus all of my attention on helping the student overcome gaps in their knowledge in time for their exams.”

Science Tutor

Test yourself – questions from our science GCSE tuition content

How many different types of radiation are there in the electromagnetic spectrum?
5
6
7
8

Antigens are a substance that _____.
Absorbs proteins in the body
Attacks viruses
Induces an immune response
Kills bacteria

A gram of uranium releases _____times more energy than burning a gram of oil.
1,000
10,000
100,000
1,000,000

The petrochemical industry refines crude oil in a process called ______.
Absorption spectrum
Decarboxylation
Random copolymer
Fractional distillation

Frequently asked questions

Yes, they will! All our online science GCSE tuition is conducted in real time with a live tutor that the student can hear and speak to.

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Lessons can run anytime to suit the organisation, whether that’s from school, from home, during the day or in an evening. TLC LIVE also run lots of lessons over holidays as targeted revision or catch-up sessions.

Yes! This is the whole point of TLC LIVE. The tutor will identify the student’s learning needs and skill gaps and build an individual learning plan around these requirements.

No. TLC LIVE lessons are structured in order to maximise learning and filling missing gaps in the time available.

Yes, every student is given their own individual learning plan. After the initial assessment, we put a plan together that deals with the skill gaps identified. The plan will be adjusted as other areas of required academic focus come to light.

We have our own bespoke educational content that we update on a daily basis.

Tutors work with students in real time, guiding students through new skills or reviewing things the students may have forgotten. As students work on lessons to demonstrate understanding, and eventually mastery, of these skills, tutors will monitor their progress. Tutors leave feedback after each lesson providing information on the students’ performance and progress. Parents can log on to our website and check the feedback left by the tutor.

All of our UK based tutors are fully qualified to teach and have classroom teaching experience. We ensure all tutors have Qualified Teaching Status (QTS) and are PGCE qualified with an accompanying Bachelor Degree. They also have a Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) as standard.

All lessons can be cancelled or rearranged with 36 hours’ notice. This gives you the freedom to use TLC LIVE as and when you need it.

Any lesson that needs to be cancelled or rearranged can be done so with 36 hours’ notice. Whether this is to change a student’s timetable permanently or simply for a one-off lesson, we can support to make sure the lessons are running at a time that best suits the needs of the student.

For further questions on our science GCSE tuition or any other services we offer, check out our full FAQ page or contact us.

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