The Strategic Reader: IELTS Reading

Get higher scores in less time. Live Technique Training for successful IELTS Readers - Every Friday @ 12 pm (GMT)

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"Before joining these lessons, I was at band 5 in IELTS. Now, I achieve scores between band 7 and 8!"

- Tien Hung Pham, Trainee Teacher, Hong Kong/UK

We make IELTS Reading easier for you, this is how...

Join our live interactive lessons to be part of the best value class with an expert IELTS teacher.

With the €5 monthly plan, you will never miss a lesson. You can learn from anywhere in the world and cancel at anytime.

This is the booking system to enroll in Saturday's lesson. On Friday, you will receive an additional email with your reading task and an invitation to access the online classroom.


  • Be part of a dynamic classroom with other students and an expert teacher
  • Receive a reading task to practice your skills
  • Learn the reasons why you answered questions incorrectly
  • Develop strategies and skills to turn your weaknesses into strengths
  • Advance your reading speed and vocabulary range
  • Learn the best strategies to get a high band score
  • Get rid of all the confusion and worry you have about IELTS reading
  • STOP paying for the IELTS exam!


  • IELTS Reading Practice Test
  • 1-hour lesson
  • Lesson notes
  • Video recording

Join the best valued IELTS class and get the best results!

Your Instructor

Niamh Kelly
Niamh Kelly

I'm a University Lecturer, specialising in academic English, and English for specialist subjects (Science & Engineering) with a Teaching Diploma & a Master's Degree in Science. For over 12 years, I have been designing, coordinating & teaching English & Science courses to international students. I have designed courses for leading English language schools in Cambridge & Oxford, as well as Trinity College, Dublin. (Courses are listed below)

I have now Co-Founded, Hippo Educational Technologies, which creates technology to help English learners improve their academic English to advance their studies & careers. ‘Hippo Campus’ is the name given to our online school.

Join our courses to learn new strategies & techniques that I have specifically designed to help you, as an English learner, to succeed in expanding your academic language and fluency. Whether you need to pass an English exam, get into university, achieve a degree or access your chosen career path, we have the courses that can help you achieve your goals.

I look forward to working with you,

Niamh Kelly

Courses that I have designed include:

  • Science Without Borders (English for Science students): Trinity College, Dublin
  • Bioscience
  • Experimental Science
  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP) for Science
  • EAP for Engineering
  • Critical Thinking for Science/Engineering
  • Qualitative & Quantitative Research Methods
  • Dissertation Development
  • Personal Statement Writing for University
  • Communication Skills
  • Statistics

Some of the institutions that I have taught in:

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I cancel my subscription?
Yes, of course. You are free to cancel your subscription at any time. Once it is cancelled, you will not be able to attend any lessons.
How do I access the online classroom?
Once you have signed up for the subscription plan, you will then be an email from Niamh to register in the online classroom. You will receive this email the night before each weekly lesson, so make sure you book early.
When will the lesson be held?
IELTS reading lessons will be held every Friday at 12 pm (British time). Please note, if a lesson will not run on a Friday, it will be rearranged for a suitable time during the week.
What do I get for €5 a month?
This includes 4 lessons each month. Lessons run for 1 hour each week. If you are unable to attend, you will receive the lesson recording & notes.

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