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Jeanene N.

New Meadows, ID

$20/hour

Tutor for elementary students: I can help you learn to read well

In-person lessons

$20/Hour


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About Jeanene

I enjoy working with elementary age students to help them learn to read, improve their reading, or understand and complete their other assignments. I taught my daughters to read when they were young. We worked together learning how to write, how to spell, and how to do basic math and science. We did homeschooling together for kindergarten, first grade, and third grade.

I have also volunteered at elementary schools as a reading tutor. I assisted students in other subjects, too. I have worked with students from first to sixth grades. I am flexible enough to work with a variety of teaching materials and methods. My priority is to help students understand the basics of each subject so that they can build on a good foundation for school success.

My tutoring approach is to focus on the needs and learning style of each student. By getting to know the student I can tailor my teaching methods to fit that student. I taught both of my daughters to read, but they each need a different teaching style, so we used different materials that fit their individual strengths. I always emphasize phonics and comprehension of what is read. I feel that good reading skills and comprehension are the basis of all other types of learning. It is impossible to fully understand math assignments, science textbooks, or to write well without these essential reading skills.
I enjoy working with elementary age students to help them learn to read, improve their reading, or understand and complete their other assignments. I taught my daughters to read when they were young. We worked together learning how to write, how to spell, and how to do basic math and science. We did homeschooling together for kindergarten, first Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of New Meadows, ID 83654
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math
English:
Grammar, Public Speaking,
Reading, Vocabulary
Language:
Reading
Special Needs:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Phonics, Reading, Study Skills
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Business:
Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Public Speaking

Public speaking while using an outline is a useful skill for students and business leaders. Finding out how to write your own outlines and how to rehearse your presentations will improve the quality and impact of your speaking assignments. I can help you learn these skills. My experience in public speaking includes two Speech classes while in public school. I have belonged to a public speaking school associated with my religion since I was a child. I have made many presentations before an audience or one on one with strangers on their doorsteps. I also trained my two daughters prepare outlines and to speak in public.

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $20.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jeanene will travel within 15 miles of New Meadows, ID 83654.