Search 74,243 tutors
FIND TUTORS
Over 5 tutoring hours

Sophia R.

Morristown, NJ

$55/hr

Patient Elementary Tutor/Proofreader

Replies after +3 days

Patient Elementary Tutor/Proofreader

Message Sophia

Send Sophia a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Sophia or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.
I have read and agree to the terms of use. *

Receive responses from additional tutors

If you select this option, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.

Being an educator is a very rewarding experience. During my more than 15 years teaching experience, I have helped students make improvements in the areas of spelling, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, decoding, and writing paragraphs and essays. I have also assisted them in improving their reading ability. Another area that I have assisted students in is developing their confidence and ability in public speaking. I have taught in after school programs and summer programs.

My calm and patient manner allows me to effectively convey the subject matter until understanding is obtained. I use the students' strengths and interests to aid in their learning. Providing reachable goals enables success and self confidence. I am eager to work with you or your child for success.

English:
Bible Studies, Grammar,
Proofreading,
Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Psychology
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar,
Phonics,
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar,
Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Elementary (K-6th)

I am a certified elementary K-8 grade teacher. I have taught all subject areas on various grade levels. In this subject area, the core subjects will be addressed according to the core curriculum standards. Subjects such as Reading, Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Studies are covered. Once the level of the student is assessed, the material given will correlate to that level with the goal of consistently increasing the level.

Grammar

Proper grammar is essential to writing skills and to be able to communicate at a high level verbally. I possess good grammar skills and enjoy working to improve ones grammar.

Phonics

I am a certified elementary K-8 grade teacher. In this area, learning and mastering the sounds of the letters, consonant clusters and consonant digraphs are covered. Also covered is the development of phonemic awareness and decoding skills using effective methods. Phonics is fundamental to reading.

Proofreading

I have assisted students by editing their papers, dissertations, and have also edited a book. I am knowledgeable in APA, and MLA syle of writing.

Writing

To be able to write well is a skill. My training coupled with a love of the written text has enabled me to develop that skill. I have assisted many in improving their essays and reports for various assignments. I know that I will be able to assist in this area.

Adrews University
Andrews University
MEd

Education

Adrews University

Andrews University (MEd)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $55.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sophia will travel within 25 miles of Morristown, NJ 07960.


About Sophia

Being an educator is a very rewarding experience. During my more than 15 years teaching experience, I have helped students make improvements in the areas of spelling, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, decoding, and writing paragraphs and essays. I have also assisted them in improving their reading ability. Another area that I have assisted students in is developing their confidence and ability in public speaking. I have taught in after school programs and summer programs.

My calm and patient manner allows me to effectively convey the subject matter until understanding is obtained. I use the students' strengths and interests to aid in their learning. Providing reachable goals enables success and self confidence. I am eager to work with you or your child for success.

Education

Adrews University
Andrews University
MEd

Education

Adrews University

Andrews University (MEd)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Morristown, NJ 07960

Sophia’s Subjects

English:
Bible Studies, Grammar,
Proofreading,
Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Psychology
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar,
Phonics,
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar,
Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Sophia R.

Sophia R. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Sophia, you will be able to order a background check for $7.99. The check will be processed by First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.