Linda S.

Aurora, CO

$40/hr

Soaring Through Elementary and Middle School

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University of Northern Colorado
University of Northern Colorado
Master's

Education

University of Northern Colorado

University of Northern Colorado (Master's)

About Linda

I am a retired school teacher with thirty-two years of teaching experience. I taught elementary school, grades kindergarten through fifth grade, for twenty-five years. Seven of those years were working with special education students. Most of my regular classroom experience was in first, second, and fifth grades. I also taught math and history at the middle school level for eight years. I am a Colorado native and have lived in Aurora and worked for Aurora Public Schools for 25 years. I miss working with students and feel tutoring would be a fun way to continue to contribute to my community.

My tutoring methods would be to assess where the student is presently performing then work with him/her at the current level, helping the student to achieve to his/her potential. I can help with homework or provide grade level appropriate alternative work. I have a strong literacy background, thus can devise reading and writing lessons to improve the student's skills. I am also strong in teaching students study skills for reading and writing in other content areas; learning how to take notes and study for tests; teach basic organization skills necessary for success in middle school. I can also assist in all other elementary school subjects: math, spelling, science, vocabulary, social studies, etc. I find that students are more successful when lessons tie in to their personal interests. I would try to make learning as fun as possible.

I would be willing to work with students in the southeast Aurora or Parker Colorado communities. Please contact me if you are interested in receiving individual or small group tutoring for your child.






I am a retired school teacher with thirty-two years of teaching experience. I taught elementary school, grades kindergarten through fifth grade, for twenty-five years. Seven of those years were working with special Read more

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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Aurora, CO 80016
In-person lessons
English:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
History:
American History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th), Reading, Study Skills
Corporate Training:
Grammar

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University of Northern Colorado
University of Northern Colorado
Master's

Education

University of Northern Colorado

University of Northern Colorado (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Linda will travel within 10 miles of Aurora, CO 80016.

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