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Lloyd

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I earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan in Latin American Studies. I have four years of extensive experience as a language arts tutor specializing in reading comprehension, vocabulary, grammar, writing, and oral communication. I am also fluent in Spanish as a second language and can tutor this subject effectively.

I particularly enjoy teaching students about word roots, pointing out the subtle connections between English, Spanish, and Latin as a way to recognize meanings and increase vocabulary.

My goal extends well beyond merely covering the curriculum. In addition, I strive to stimulate my students' natural curiosity, enabling them to experience the pure joy of learning. I accomplish this by conversing with my students in order to find out what interests them most. Whenever possible I try to incorporate some of these topics into our sessions to make the experience more fun and interesting for them. My objective is to leave my students with a desire to expand their horizons long after our program has been completed.

I have a wide variety of hobbies and interests including astronomy, current events, travel, geography, photography, dogs, and professional sports. I am also very involved with physical fitness activities including daily workouts, rollerblading, bike riding, and swimming. I also enjoy using the Internet as a tool for exploring all of these subjects.

Lloyd’s Qualifications

Education & Certification

Undergraduate Degree: Univeristy of Michigan - Bachelor in Arts, Latin American Studies

Hobbies

Astronomy, Dogs, Travel, Current Events, The Internet, Sports (playing and watching), Spanish Language.

Tutoring Subjects

College English

College Geography

Conversational Spanish

Elementary Math

Elementary School Math

English

English Grammar and Syntax

ESL/ELL

Geography

High School English

High School Geography

Languages

Math

Phonics

Reading

Social studies

Spanish

Spanish 1

Spanish 2

Writing