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Stephen P. ...But generally, especially for primary-4th graders, it is recommended that one read a passage the first time to get the "main idea" or overview of the story or content. In literary vs. informative types of reading, one also needs to know the story setting, background, characters, and story plot/a...
6 Subjects: including elementary math, reading, writing, elementary (k-6th)
$20.00/hr
Alsip, IL
Yaara L. ...I also led writing workshops where I critiqued students poetry and fiction and helped them to more deeply develop their work. I am a cum laude graduate from New York University with a BA in English Literature and Classics and a minor in Creative Writing. I also received an MA from the University of Chicago's Master of Arts Program in the Humanities with a concentration in Poetry.
5 Subjects: including elementary math, reading, English, literature
$35.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Timothy C. ...My patience, creativity, and my relational attitude help me to be an engaging tutor. My aim is to have students feel more comfortable tackling problems on their own, but when needed I am eager to reexplain ideas and concepts in different ways to deepen understanding. Spending time with students in and out of the classroom has taught me a lot about student needs and how to relate to them.
8 Subjects: including algebra 1, algebra 2, calculus, geometry
$50.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Kristine V. ...I am in my second year of employment in a public school district as a Title I reading aide and substitute teacher. My coursework at DePaul included a class on the explicit instruction of phonics to struggling readers. For this class I both developed and taught my own phonics lesson plans and learned to use scripted programs.
13 Subjects: including elementary math, reading, elementary (k-6th), dyslexia
$40.00/hr
Merrillville, IN
Robert W. ...The way I teach and tutor algebra is simple. You first have to figure out what the question is looking for then go step by step making sure you write everything down and then coming to the correct answer. I would work at the student's pace and make sure they understand the basics since you do a large amount of work with equations which are problems with an equal sign in them.
18 Subjects: including prealgebra, geometry, writing, algebra 1
$33.00/hr
Bolingbrook, IL

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