Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
"We discussed strategies for the critical reading section. We also reviewed and practiced strategies for sentence completion questions. The parent and I also discussed long-term planning for the student's future SAT and ACT performances, as well as how to maximize the student's performance on the upcoming PSAT."
"For our final session today, we did a quick review of the SAT then focused on the math skills that will be useful for the entrance exam. Her ability to dissect information from word problems has greatly improved, and she completed the entire math practice section with only one error."
"The student and I prepared for his test tomorrow. I let him work out his problems without guidance and he seemed to get 85% of it correct. We worked on the problems he got incorrect, and prepared a quick study guide that he can look at immediately before his test. I am confident that he will do well tomorrow."
"The student was preparing for a math and science test. We focused on science. We reviewed the different kingdoms and domains and the different characteristics of each. We compared eukaryotes and prokaryotes. We also talked about the different levels of organization in an ecosystem. We also completed some online quizzes that were related to these topics. For math, we reviewed perimeter and area."
"Today we talked about what was on the student's test and how she felt about it. We ended up reviewing imaginary numbers, working with exponents, factoring, and the quadratic formula."
"This is our first lesson. I introduced some interesting cultural facts about China first, and then we covered four-tone practice (Pinyin system), and self introduction expressions. He's a great student!"