Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
"We reviewed general strategies for the student to use on the ACT English test. We reviewed basic grammar rules that she commonly missed, and we did practice exercises related to these concepts. *Assignment: 1)McGraw-Hill #2 practice test 2)SAT vocabulary 3)Grammar, math, and science exercises/handouts (if time permits)"
"Focused on math section of SAT, particularly the student-produced response questions. We also covered problem solving skills that help master these free response questions, such as drawing pictures and writing equations for word problems. Finally, we went through two timed math sections to give the student a feel for time management and how to balance speed with care."
"The student and I completed her math homework on proportions. She finished with few questions. After math, we worked on her science involving balancing chemical equations. We practiced using a previous worksheet and some additional equations. By the end of the session, she was able to solve some equations with no assistance."
"The student and I met for the final ISEE session; we spent the majority of the session reviewing upper level ISEE vocabulary note cards. Additionally, we briefly reviewed fractions, decimals, and percents, and how to convert among them. The student has an excellent vocabulary and seems well prepared to take the ISEE this weekend. We will not have"
"We did multi-step word problems that involved extra information so the student needed to determine which details were important. We also did some fast facts worksheets and a math puzzle. The student has made a lot of progress since the fall."
"We covered strategies for the verbal section of the GMAT. We focused only on reading comprehension and sentence correction."