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Melissa D.

Math and Chemistry Tutor

Denver, CO (80237)

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5 miles
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Just your typical science geek! I graduated from the University of Colorado at Denver with my B.S. in Chemistry. I know not everyone loves math and chemistry like I do, but I always hope to leave my students a little more enthusiastic about it when I leave. I enjoy teaching, explaining how and why things work and helping others. I am very down-to-earth, easy to talk to and always try to make my students feel comfortable asking questions. There are no silly questions in my book. I am most experienced in the fields of chemistry and math. I look forward to and enjoy tutoring in those subjects.

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Melissa’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, GED
Algebra 1, Chemistry, Elementary (K-6th), Geometry, Prealgebra
Special Needs:
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science
ACT Science, Chemistry, Physical Science
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Geometry, Prealgebra


I personally struggled with having ADD/ADHD while growing up and all throughout school so I know the challenges it can present. Having ADD/ADHD means one must approach studying, test-taking, school and learning in general in different and innovative ways. Learning with ADD/ADHD requires more patience from the teacher and often times one-on-one focus.


Chemistry is not only my career path, it is my specialty and my passion. The world around us is all a product of chemistry and I really enjoy teaching others everything I can about chemistry.

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CU (Chemistry)

Incredibly personable! I met with Melissa several times to get help with my chemistry work and she was punctual and made the subject very easy to understand. She was easy to talk to and I felt comfortable right away which made getting the work done that much easier. I would highly recommend her. ...

— Brian from Littleton, CO on 12/10/12);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

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Melissa will travel within 5 miles of Denver, CO 80237.

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