How can a Reading tutor help you?
Reading is a course that many children have difficulty with in elementary school. Trouble with comprehension and decoding words often leads children to struggle in reading class. Literacy is an important skill that your child may use for the rest of their academic career and life. Tutoring could help your child get back on track with reading. Each of the independent reading tutors that Varsity Tutors may help you find in Seattle are experienced professionals.
Every class that your child may take in the future may require strong reading abilities; struggling in elementary reading could lead to future problems such as poor grades. Tutoring may help your student understand the difficult aspects of reading, including comprehension, phonics, vocabulary, and sequencing. Your tutor may focus on the material that your child is struggling with and bypass aspects of reading your child already excels in.
Being around a tutor who enjoys reading may maximize the chances of your child understanding and enjoying reading which, in turn, may boost their confidence. Tutoring may also help increase your child's Measurements of Student Progress score and grades. With tutoring, you may see your child's success in class grow exponentially, putting them ahead of their peers. Contact the Varsity Tutors educational directors in Seattle to try to help your child get ahead of the curve in reading.
When you initially meet with your child's tutor, they may assess your child's aptitude in reading and determine how to personalize sessions to assure that your child gains the most from each session. You may also discuss the goals that you and your child have for their class and for tutoring. Your tutor may also get to know your child to utilize their strengths and interests to make the sessions enjoyable and productive. They may be able to use your student's interests to find reading material that they may enjoy. The educational directors at Varsity Tutors may connect you with tutors in Seattle, WA, who are skilled at helping students prepare for reading.
We recognize that it may be difficult to fit tutoring into your busy schedule. In-person or face-to-face online tutoring is available at anytime that's most convenient for you. Your child may have sessions from the comfort of your home, or at another location of your choice. Our live learning platform offers even more scheduling options--your child may have a session from wherever you have an internet connection. Call our Seattle, WA, educational directors to prepare your child for their reading course today.
Recent Tutoring Session Reviews
The second student read a little bit of her current library book to me. We then switched to another book. I discussed comprehension strategies with her. Next session we will work on comprehension and fluency."
The other student loved the exercise described above and quickly mastered it. We reviewed her word practice homework involving rhyming and sentence creation, and then we discussed her approach to multiplication problems."