I am a tutor specializing in fun, engaging hands-on lessons (games, center-based activities) to kindergarten through 5th grade in the areas of math, social studies, science, and literacy (including but not limited to: reading strategies such as decoding, phonemic awareness, concepts about print, comprehension strategies, and also creative writing and spelling improvement). I am very successful in developing entertaining yet highly effective, hands-on math lessons (games) that successfully increase math understanding at its core level. I'm experienced effectively meeting the individual needs of each student and providing any extra help your child might need.
My background includes 5 years of experience. I am a certified elementary school teacher with a Professional Teacherís License. I have taught 1st, 3rd and 4th grades, and have a masterís degree in Curriculum and Instruction with heavy emphasis in Literacy and Special Education instruction. I received my masterís degree at the University of Colorado at Denver. I have experience using a variety of school curriculum and assessments & have worked with a wide range of school populations. I have completed extensive training in 6 + 1 Trait Writing, Balanced Literacy, Writersí Workshop, Shared Reading, Soar To Success Reading Intervention, Lucy Calkins Writing and Everyday Mathematics.
I provide you with the convenience of working in your home or at the closest public library. I work out of Denver-metro areas including Littleton, Englewood, Centennial, Highlands Ranch, Wheat Ridge and Parker.
My rates are $30 for the 1st hour and $25 for subsequent hours. Contact me at (303) 960-8774 to schedule a free in-home consultation.
I provide: * Literacy, spelling, math, social studies, science tutoring * Study and time management skills * Tutoring to all ability and developmental skill levels * Convenience of one-on-one tutoring in your home or at a library * Knowledgeable current school work and home-work assistance * Special Needs and Customized Enrichment Programs * Flexible time slots to accommodate your busy schedule