Reading And Writing Prek-12 Literature Study, Essays, Test Prep, ESL, Online
I am a certificated teacher in K-12 Reading, English as a Second Language, Learning Disabilities, and Music. I have Highly Qualified Teacher status in English Language Arts Secondary/High School. I tutor reading and writing skills and strategies K-12 and beyond for ESL college level students. I can also tutor Study Skills in all academics except High School math and science. I tutor beginner to advanced Reading and English Literature study. I also tutor SAT and ACT Reading and Writing Test Prep, and PSAT Reading and Writing test prep. I can also tutor elementary mathematics.
I have a published ESL Activity Book and I am on Teachers Pay Teachers, a site for teachers to access teaching materials.
My rates are reasonable. I can meet at a public library.
MSED, MA, Teacher Certification
Subjects of Expertise
SAT Reading, SAT Writing, ACT Reading, ACT English, PSAT, Writing, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, TEFL, U.S. History, World History, Elementary Math (K-6th), Elementary Reading (K-6th), Elementary Writing (K-6th), GED
|Last Login||May 16th 2018|
|Registered Since||Sep 10th 2017|
Natalie has been a lifesaver. My high school aged daughter has autism along with a learning disability. She refuses to do homework at home with her mom or dad, it triggers huge meltdowns. She meets with Natalie once a week at the library. She helps her understand the assignments and explains what the teacher is looking for. She helps her stay focused and gives her the confidence to complete the assignments. It has saved our family. I can focus on being her mom again and not the mean person who nags at her to get homework done constantly. Last semesters grades were amazing, 3 A's and 2 B's.
Steps to begin instruction in Close Reading What is close reading? Close reading is a reading strategy used in English Language Arts and literature study classes that guides the reader into an in depth study of a text. Close reading includes locating and defining important details and patterns that allow the reader to analyze the…
As a student, you will often be asked to determine the author’s purpose in writing the text that you are reading. This is an important first step in: identifying the type of text you are reading; identifying the author’s perspective on the content or subject; identifying and interpreting the types of literary devices and figurative…
When we learn grammar rules for writing, we are often told that we must use parallel structure, which includes the use of same-tense verbs throughout our sentences. An example of parallel verb structure would be: “Shelley read her book, cooked a lovely dinner, and cleaned the house before she went to bed for the night.”…