Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
"She worked on putting website resources into her report. We went over a previous essay. And finally she worked on her journal entry. She did really well."
"We covered modifiers and did a writing prompt: Discuss your favorite activity and why others should try it, include why you like the activity, and what the best parts of it are. We worked on outlining and writing the essay out. I will send him a few prompts for next week's lesson and we will revise them next week."
"Today we began a two-part narrative story writing exercise. We went over key aspects of the personal narrative structure, and read some examples and analyzed them. We then began brainstorming for the student's story. We went through several prompts and discussed story ideas - what lesson she could draw from them, and how the plot of the story might work. She took a few notes, and next lesson, we'll use those notes to flesh out an outline and create a rough draft. Additionally, I still encourage her to practice poetry, reading and writing!"