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Dayna A.

Maumee, OH

$30/hr

Phonics Queen at your service!

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Hey parents, is that report card not so great? Well, I may be able to help you and your child get back on track and maintain what they've already learned and get a head-start on the things to come.

I love to teach reading and phonics. Spelling was my favorite subject in school and so was language arts. I was also a great reader and was always in "first reading group".
I'll be honest, my math was not so great however being a teacher of special needs students I have learned how to break down material to make it more accessible to the students.

I have taught in the Toledo public schools as well as several charter schools as both an teacher's assistant and substitute teacher. I enjoy working in small groups also and making learning fun, and hands-on. Let's get creative spelling words and working out phonetic fundamentals with Playdough or shaving cream. I am a tactile learner myself and I need to manipulate things.

How about in math using play money to compute figures and making a pretend store? I have all of these ideas from my work with exceptional learners who get bored with just a paper and pencil. That's boring.

Again, if you are looking for an energetic teacher then give me a call so we get to work! I am married with two children of my own, ages eight and four. Also, I don't have a photo as of yet but if you need one I can get that to you, a background check can also be provided. I look forward to hearing from you.

English:
English, Grammar, Writing
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Grammar, Phonics
Special Needs:
Dyslexia, Phonics,
Special Needs
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

I have a substitute teaching license to teach for Toledo Public schools. I am currently working towards my masters to teach students with mild to moderate learning disabilities. In the past I've worked as a teacher's assistant working in small groups teaching remedial skills.

Phonics

I taught direct instruction and was trained to properly teach at a local charter school in Toledo grades 3-7. Direct Instruction is a remedial reading program for at-risk students who lack the phonics background and has a very scripted and tailored program to target basic phonics skills. I also taught in after school programs targeting reading and phonetic concentration for grades 1-2. I enjoy these areas tremendously so please consider adding phonics in my profile. Also, I have course work that I took for licensure in special education pertaining to phonics skills.

Special Needs

In the future I plan to be an intervention specialist, with a licensure K-12 mild to moderate needs I enjoy this population the best. Since this is where my interests lies I would love to tutor special needs clients who may be on an IEP in grades K-5 grades. I enjoy working with remedial students and taking my time to teach skills they have on not mastered yet. I don't mind spending extra time on skill since that's what special educators do.

Wilberforce University
Masters in Special Education
Enrolled

Education

Wilberforce University

Masters in Special Education (Enrolled)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $30.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Dayna will travel within 15 miles of Maumee, OH 43537.


About Dayna

Hey parents, is that report card not so great? Well, I may be able to help you and your child get back on track and maintain what they've already learned and get a head-start on the things to come.

I love to teach reading and phonics. Spelling was my favorite subject in school and so was language arts. I was also a great reader and was always in "first reading group".
I'll be honest, my math was not so great however being a teacher of special needs students I have learned how to break down material to make it more accessible to the students.

I have taught in the Toledo public schools as well as several charter schools as both an teacher's assistant and substitute teacher. I enjoy working in small groups also and making learning fun, and hands-on. Let's get creative spelling words and working out phonetic fundamentals with Playdough or shaving cream. I am a tactile learner myself and I need to manipulate things.

How about in math using play money to compute figures and making a pretend store? I have all of these ideas from my work with exceptional learners who get bored with just a paper and pencil. That's boring.

Again, if you are looking for an energetic teacher then give me a call so we get to work! I am married with two children of my own, ages eight and four. Also, I don't have a photo as of yet but if you need one I can get that to you, a background check can also be provided. I look forward to hearing from you.

Education

Wilberforce University
Masters in Special Education
Enrolled

Education

Wilberforce University

Masters in Special Education (Enrolled)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Maumee, OH 43537

Dayna’s Subjects

English:
English, Grammar, Writing
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Grammar, Phonics
Special Needs:
Dyslexia, Phonics,
Special Needs
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar

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.


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