...They use these words to build on to form even longer words. The game includes using six basic spelling patterns: closed words, open words, silent e words, vowel team words, r controlled words and consonant le words. You start by using a small word as "it" and then build on the word as "sit", a... (read more)
...I used to design tests and tutor undergraduate students. I like to see the light bulb go off in their head when they learn new concepts. Tutoring gives me great feeling of self satisfaction by helping others. (read more)
...Naturally then, I started tutoring at GCC and found out I love it! I picked it up quite fast and found talking about mathematics with students to be very natural and casual. My favorite areas in math are calculus and above (linear algebra is especially interesting), though of course I'm more than happy to tutor math below this level as well. (read more)
...In addition to my English skills I am also a sports enthusiast. I have played basketball, softball, golf and soccer for the past 14 years; I have also recently (two years ago) started to play rugby.
*I have experience with home schooling.As a former English major, vocabulary was the key to a passing grade. To have a wide range of vocabulary is a sign of intelligence. (read more)
...My certification is in Social Studies, but that just means that I spent four years sharpening my formal writing skills through various essays, term papers, and theses. Also, I feel that my two years experience teaching English to foreign students have qualified me as a writing tutor. History is my all time favorite subject. (read more)