...After receiving a BA, MA and doing work towards a Phd in history at UCLA, I started writing history books (the "Nutshell Notes" series), taught American history in Lithuania and tutored learning disabled students. I now teach Western Civilization and Middle East History at Santa Monica...
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...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
...Children naturally love to learn. And children at this age learn something by doing it. They need to touch it, sing it, smell it, go on field trips, feel in in their bodies.
Valley Village, 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
...My practical teaching experience includes (1) the use of the International Phonetic Alphabet to describe English sounds; (2) charts contrasting English and a variety of first languages; (3) pictorial charts to show the correct placement of vowels and consonants using mouth, lips, teeth, and tongu...
Long Beach, CAView Tutor