...I have seen success ranging from minimal to major in the tools that I use. I am currently using Wilson and LiPS with students I tutor and have seen success with each student. Writing is also an area where I have seen success with students. (read more)
...Connecticut Certified teacher. Veteran Language Arts and Social Studies teacher and tutor for middle school and high school students, specializing in writing, reading comprehension, essays, research reports and all history topics (US, World and European History).
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...If I see that a student is struggling with a concept, my instruction will be more involved, explaining the process step by step. I typically can cover 2-3 topics per hour based upon student comprehension. I don't rush, I don't pick up and leave once we hit 60 minutes, I try to make the process as painless as possible. (read more)
...I am currently in the process of writing and publishing my first research study in a scientific journal. I have taken several course in anatomy, biology, chemistry, evolutionary biology, and ecology. I have completed a credited archaeological field school and am well-versed in the physical sciences and humanities. (read more)
...When that step is complete, the student and I will move on to phonemes…the familiar chunks that letters form. By choosing appropriately leveled text, the student will look for familiar chunks in words as they begin reading. We will also explore phonetic awareness which is so important to the students ability to become proficient readers, writers, and spellers. (read more)