...Depending on the age and skill level of the child, I will read to them and with them to help them gain confidence. One of my students started tutoring with me when he was 4. In no time at all, he was reading short words.
Chino Hills, CAView Tutor
...We do numerous timed reading comprehension tests whereby students read various paragraphs and answer multiple questions. We learn suffixes and prefixes to help build vocabulary quickly. I explain the correct structure of a successful essay and then work on mastering those techniques for the different written exams.
Valley Village, CAView Tutor
I'm a native English speaker with a Master's Degree in Spanish and a Bachelor's Degree in Spanish Language & Culture, both from Cal State Northridge. I speak, read and write Spanish fluently. Like most people who learn Spanish as a second language, I began studying it as a freshman in high school.
Palmdale, CAView Tutor
...Therefore, when you know the rules of each of these syllable types, you can read ANYTHING. A lot of my students make tremendous leaps after they have learned and mastered the syllables. Phonics is a huge part of reading, and I teach it in a way that students REALLY get it, and apply it.
Los Angeles, CAView Tutor
...Berkeley. (O.K, I was wait-listed at Princeton.) I am fluent in Italian and work regularly as a translator. My clients have included major film/TV producers and the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. I am an avid photographer, and have worked professionally; the highlight was two tours with the Irish rock band, U2.
Tarzana, CAView Tutor