...Phonics is best mastered with the presentation of short vowel sounds, followed by long vowel sounds, with blends and consonant digraphs being offered upon mastery of the vowels. This method is supported by the Modern Curriculum Press Reading Series. I used this method for five years in kindergarten and all students were reading by January.
Tacoma, WAView Tutor
...In this way, he or she can build up their own creativity and understanding. Above all, I like the time I spend with students to be encouraging and insightful.I have a TESOL certificate and an MA in Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching. I have also taught skills related to reading, writing, listening and speaking to international students since 1993.
Freeland, WAView Tutor
...I have many years experience in teaching and mentoring of both youth (age 6 to 18) as well as adults. My schooling, my engineering career and my associated daily practical use of math has prepared me to tutor pre-algebra. My background in engineering and my daily practical use of math has prepared me to be able to tutor pre-calculus.
Gig Harbor, WAView Tutor
...With organization and some basic skills, anyone can improve the results of their study. I started sewing when I was a child, took classes in sewing and even got some blue ribbons at the state fair. My expertise is in utilitarian sewing - repairs, alterations, costumes, - clothing construction and even some couture sewing and tailoring.
Woodinville, WAView Tutor
...During my time in London I was phonics co-ordinator in my school responsible for phonics teaching across 2 year groups. In UK children have to complete a phonics test to demonstrate reading ability and I worked hard to improve the school's performance over 2 years and was recognized for this. I love to make learning fun and tailoring it to specific the specific needs of the pupil.
Maple Valley, WAView Tutor