How can a Math tutor help you?
Is your child behind in their math class? Are they having trouble with lessons involving probability, measurement, or word problems? These are common areas for math students to struggle with, and there is a way to help them. Varsity Tutors can help connect your child with a tutor that can assist them with the math concepts that are causing them confusion. Chicago, Illinois, math tutoring can help your child with their studying efforts. A professional, private tutor can work at your student's pace through math problems revolving around addition, data analysis, factoring, and various other math topics.
If your child struggles the most with the algebraic math, which involves exponents, solving for “x,” and the Pythagorean theorem, their private tutor can work closely with them to narrow in on those topics. This can help your child to begin to understand their most troubling math concepts. If your child is having a hard time understanding how to draw a table or graph, their tutor can teach them how to do that in a manner that caters to your child's unique learning needs. Math tutors in Chicago can teach to your child's learning preferences. Does your child learn best with hands-on activities? How about with visuals or auditory lessons? There are several other ways students are able to learn best, and a tutor can embrace specific learning styles during sessions.
The tutor can work with you and your child to determine a location for meeting, and finding a location that is distraction free for the student is very important. The tutor can give them the attention they need and help them to focus on the material that they feel the least comfortable with. If your child needs to work on statistics, but they have a hard time remembering how to find the mean, median, mode, and range for a set of data, an experienced tutor can guide them through the process of finding those answers in a tutoring session. Chicago, IL, math tutors can help your child study through the toughest areas of math for them.
Planning tutoring sessions for your child and their tutor is simple. A private tutor can be flexible with your child's already existing commitments. If your child and the tutor cannot meet in person, it can be beneficial to use Varsity Tutors' online learning platform to have remote face-to-face video sessions. Chicago math tutors can guide your students through their difficult studies.
Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
Focused on honing his long division skills for most of the session. Made significant progress in understanding and applying procedures for complex above grade level problems. Also assessed reading comprehension using a short story.
Reassessed currency calculations and went over problems that were part of homework that I assigned in a previous session. I introduced parts of speech (noun, pronoun, verb, adverb, etc.) and had her classify and locate these terms in a short story she wrote about Minecraft. To finish the session, I also read aloud a short story and she was able to answer the questions easily."