Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
"We covered literary devices, tones, and grammar primarily. The student struggled with device/tone identification and several grammar rules. For next time, the student will complete the following: 1. Vocab 15-20 min. every day 2. Reviewing planar geo 3. Reviewing literary device, tone and approach (inferences) 4. Reviewing grammar 5. Review idiomatic expressions 6. Take one diagnostic for each section (and send scores) 7. Writing prompt exercises"
"The student and I continued with her math SAT work today. We looked at several different types of math problems and talked through long and short methods for each. I asked her to continue working on the flashcards until we meet again."
"Material covered: SAT writing - improving sentences/identifying sentence errors (commas, passive voice, misplaced modifiers), improving paragraphs (inserting/deleting content); SAT math - distance formula, finding x/y intercepts, clock geometry Extra practice: section 2 of previous year SAT in 25 minutes, start reviewing vocab, aim to read at least 5 news articles per week"