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Lea H. ...It serves as a nice reminder to them that they know the skill, they just might need to see it in a different form first. Another strategy that has worked from my experience is looking up various methods to solve a problem. For example, when we were learning about combining like terms, we had three different methods to use to get the same answer.
5 Subjects: including geometry, algebra 1, elementary math, prealgebra
$35.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Hazel D. ...After tutoring him privately for a few weeks, and commenting on his Spiderman tee shirt, he handed in three stories (one on Spiderman) that he had written himself. He was very proud that he had accomplished what he initially feared. I have tutored students in reading.
11 Subjects: including reading, English, ESL/ESOL, grammar
$50.00/hr
Chicago, IL
Heather V. ...I also love to teach writing and assist students in the writing process. I obtained my Bachelor's degree from University of Illinois and my teaching certificate as well as Master's degree in Education from Rockford College. I have a bachelor's degree in Latin American Studies and a Master's in the Art of Teaching so writing is my specialty.
6 Subjects: including English, reading, writing, elementary (k-6th)
$40.00/hr
Plainfield, IL
Sara R. ...I relate well with children and can communicate easily with them. I teach phonics, reading, math, science, social studies, and English. I enjoy their discovery that they can understand the material and their happiness in that understanding.
33 Subjects: including SAT reading, SAT math, reading, English
$35.00/hr
Elburn, IL
Brendan D. ...I have an undergraduate degree in Philosophy, where I earned a cash prize my senior year for being one of the top students in the department. I've continued to read and discuss Philosophy and related subjects off and on since college. I've taught Probability as part of an Advance Math class for high school seniors, and as part of a test prep curriculum.
32 Subjects: including English, reading, writing, geometry
$60.00/hr
Forest Park, IL

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