Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
"The student and I continued our work on improving his writing skills, focusing on specific details, sophistication of sentences, and vocabulary. The paragraphs he showed me today were excellent. We also worked on his reading comprehension and getting him to slow his pace to increase comprehension. He did very well!"
"The student and I covered her vocabulary today. She has really good study skills for her vocabulary. We reviewed the words she was unclear on, and created ways to remember them."
"The student and I covered how to write an obituary. Our focus was on writing in a formal style, to include all pertinent facts and details for her assignment. She needed help with sentence flow and verbiage, so I suggested ways to simplify her writing for a more natural style. She ended up with a good first draft."
"The student and I covered lesson 8 of her phonics program again, just to make sure that she grasped it. She focused well, and we had great success with this video. We also went back through some practice sets that we had looked at previously, to measure her improvement. She shaved about a full minute off of her reading time for the set of words we went through!"
"The student and I covered many concepts that revolved around him conducting his business, from talking to clients to sending email in English. I also provided him with some vocabulary worksheets that were business related."
"The student and I covered more reading. We focused this session on meeting his reading deadline for school. He has a great attitude and is really improving in his confidence with reading. He is supposed to finish a few chapter books and take quizzes before our next session."