...One good resource is the Oxford Picture Dictionary because it's organized thematically, and is a good conversation starter. I have put many chapters of this invaluable resource on Quizlet, the online flashcard site that also has Google and IPhone apps. I also have many "icebreaker" questions: about education, food, or travel in the home country, or their reasons for learning English. (read more)
...Math can also require work but it should never be so hard as to make a student give up or cry. I am passionate about Math in the early years, from Pre-Algebra through Pre-Calculus. Middle school and early High School are the ages when most children develop crazy ideas about their abilities regarding math. (read more)
I am a full time Assistant Professor of Mathematics and have prior experience teaching middle and high school students. I am very patient, thorough, clear and passionate.
I love teaching Algebra and SAT math, but will gladly teach any subject the student needs.
7 Subjects: includingPrealgebra,Algebra 1,Algebra 2,SAT Math
...I am proficient in the subject areas included in the GED Math portion, including geometry, area of triangles, circles, and cylinders, and angles, among others. I can help study the types of answers generally given and the types of word problems to understand what the problem is asking. I can also help with general studies of the science, social studies, and language arts. (read more)
...I did both group tutoring sessions and individual sessions with students at Marquette. When it comes to tutoring individuals I worked to build sessions that meet the individual’s needs. Each tutoring session was different because each student was different. (read more)