...Interspersing conversation and grammar is my favorite approach. To keep conversations simple, sometimes I employ the use of situations and roles (say, we are in the grocery store, where I ask the student to pretend to be the customer and I will act as the shopkeeper, etc.). In this way, the voca... (read more)
For the past eight years, I've had the pleasure of teaching 8th grade Physical Science. I love working with students and helping them achieve their true potential. I have a gift for helping students simplify what they're learning, and gain confidence in themselves & the subject matter. (read more)
...This is SOOOO important to get a head start in their education as learning the skills early will help them succeed in their other subjects. I work with the student on all English grammar, subject/predicates, punctuation, sentence formation, phrases, nouns,verbs, adjective, adverbs, pronouns, ver... (read more)
...What makes this even more impressive is that I only saw my students an average of 2.5 times per week (2 days one week, 3 days the next, alternating).
I was trained as a Classicist, a Chemist, and a Mathematician. I have enjoyed tremendous success as a teacher and tutor of Mathematics, Science a... (read more)
...Real comprehension requires an enjoyment of the subject matter at hand. And that's what I hope most to instill in your student. Math and Science are far more than a collection of Byzantine formulas, even though it might be hard to realize that from the way many teachers approach the material. (read more)