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Holly Y.

Elementary-high school + SAT tutor specializing in English

Lake Oswego, OR (97034)

Travel radius
30 miles
Hourly fee
$45.00
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I am an undergraduate student at Syracuse University that has had more than 5 years of experience in private tutoring and I have also been tutored myself for several years so I'm able to relate even more to current learning students. I am pursuing my degree in International Relations and U.S. History so I'm very accustomed to critical reading and writing and am also very interested in foreign languages. I'm fluent in English and Korean, but am also in the process of furthering my knowledge in the Spanish, Chinese, and Japanese languages, allowing for more efficiency and comfort in communicating with students coming from various ethnic backgrounds. I specialize in English and have had the most experience in teaching grammar and speaking skills. I can tutor students ranging from elementary levels to high school, including college prep, as I've scored an 800 on the SAT writing section. I am also able to drive to where you may want to meet within the Syracuse area.

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Holly’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Test Preparation:
SAT Writing, TOEFL
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, English, ESL/ESOL, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Korean, TOEFL

Algebra 1

Easy and efficient training or extra help on homework involving basic algebra, solving linear equations, drawing graphs, FOIL.

American History

Get extra help in American history classes with laws, wars, dates, terms, etc.

Elementary Math

Make sure your student ranks at the top of his/her class in math class by learning basic math through easy and efficient steps.

English

Learn how to construct coherent sentences and use sophisticated vocabulary for high scores in English.

ESL/ESOL

Learn proper English with an instructor who understands the difficulties of learning different languages. As a Korean American, I went back and forth from the USA to Korea at a young age and had to re-learn English and Korean in the moving process. I have some knowledge of the Spanish, Chinese, and Japanese languages and can provide more guidance for slower learners who desire more explanation while learning English.

Geography

Learn how to easily memorize capitals, flags, geography facts, country locations, etc. and excel in geography class.

Government & Politics

Learn about government systems, especially those of the US, and get extra help in government, politics, and American history classes.

Grammar

Need help with grammar? I'm able to tutor students of all ages in proper grammar usage.

Korean

As a second generation Korean American, I grew up speaking both English and Korean. I also taught Korean to non-Korean speaking Korean Americans and have long term experience in interpreting and translating from Korean to English and vice versa. I'm currently a Korean interpreter for an interpretation company and am even familiar with medical and legal vocabulary.

Literature

Get extra help in reading and understanding novels in middle school English classes to high school AP classes.

Prealgebra

Get a head-start before learning algebra or get extra help in your pre algebra homework so you can rank at the top of your class.

Proofreading

Get extra help in your essays, book reports, papers, etc. with excellent and affordable proofreading.

SAT Writing

Learn how to score an 800 on the SAT writing section by improving your grammar skills and essay writing abilities.

Spelling

Learn how to overcome the common mistakes people make in spelling through easy and efficient training.

Vocabulary

Enhance your vocabulary knowledge of the English language and learn how to use them properly in writing as well as speaking.

World History

Get extra help in world history class by learning about historical events and how they link to countries today.

Writing

Good writing means excellent diction and syntax. Learn how to use high end vocabulary and structure your sentences and paragraphs to construct the best essays.

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Education

Syracuse University

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Holly will travel within 30 miles of Lake Oswego, OR 97034.

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