...I believe that encouraging students to take an interest in subject matter--and discussing it with them enthusiastically--helps to improve their understanding and comprehension. I graduated from university with high honors and distinction in my major. Before graduating from San Diego State University, I tutored high school and junior high school students in math and social studies.
San Francisco, CAView Tutor
...Word Sorts, a phonics based reading activity, gives the students the opportunity to cut out and glue words in columns with the same vowel or consonant sounds as the target words. Although learning phonics rules can be dry and tedious at times, when they are taught as a rhyme, they make learning ...
San Rafael, CAView Tutor
...Due to my experience with my two kids living in a bilingual house, I feel comfortable providing them with the knowledge I have received throughout the years and the experience obtained in my native country. I am fluent in Spanish and English, so I can explain concepts in English and then practic...
Benicia, CAView Tutor
...I am fluent in reading, writing, and speaking, and I had plenty of practice while living seven years in a Spanish speaking country as I was fully immersed into the culture all while I taught the English and science courses at the high school level there. I am highly flexible with each individual...
Richmond, CAView Tutor
...These camps were a bit fast-paced, though ? I prefer the one-on-one format, especially so that I can give students more personalized attention, meet them where they are, and scaffold from there to help them be successful writers and readers. I've also been an editor for various school publicatio...
Berkeley, CAView Tutor