Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
"Today, the student practiced reading comprehension by reading a short story and answering multiple choice questions. He also practiced solving word problems that included the subtraction, addition, multiplication and division of fractions. Then, he practiced using the correct pronoun in sentences."
"Tonight we covered conversions using liquids and weight, such as turning quarts into gallons, ounces into pounds, etc. We also worked on mathematics involving the volume of a shape, and an assignment on reading comprehension. Towards the end of the lesson the student excelled at the mathematics."
"In today's session, the student and I reviewed the new chapter 10 math concepts of converting lengths and capacity. We reviewed adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing fractions. We then reviewed a reading comprehension test that she had struggled on. We worked on strategies to help her understand what she is reading and to answer the comprehension questions."
"The student and I studied for a geography quiz tomorrow on cultural divergence and convergence. We also worked on reviewing a biology assignment on taxonomy."
"This session we worked mostly on math and science. The student had homework on solving systems of equations by graphing. He has been doing well with linear equations, and wanted to go over word problems and the new vocab. Overall, he seemed to understand the basic concept. For science we reviewed his vocab notes. The unit is on energy, so he created a flowchart of the relationship of types of energy with real life examples of each. Finally, we went over his intro paragraph for his research paper and discussed how to address the teacher's edits."
"The student and I worked on his math homework in preparation for his exam the next week. He did well with factoring using his calculator."