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Jarrett M.

Rocky Mount, NC

$28/hour

Conversational ESL Teacher and Spanish Teacher who loves Spanish

$28/Hour


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UNC Chapel Hill
Biology and Linguist

Education

UNC Chapel Hill (Biology and Linguist)

About Jarrett

(versión en español más abajo)
Hey everyone!

I studied Hispanic Linguistics and Biology (with a focus on ecology, botany, and paleobotany). I studied the Spanish language intensely and have learned the phonetics and parts of the history of the language. I am fluent in Spanish and have studied abroad in Argentina helping out in a paleontology museum. I have been living in Spain since 2013. I can help tutor Spanish word pronunciations, conversation, grammar, and help one increase their Spanish vocabulary. I can also do the reverse and help tutor Spanish speakers in learning English. Overall, I love the Spanish language. It offers a wonderful amount of flexibility that is hard to mirror in English. I also enjoy teaching ESL as well.

¡Buenas a todos!

Estudié la lingüística hispánica en la universidad y la biología. Empecé dar clases de inglés a hispanohablantes en 2009. Me encanta enseñar el inglés porque me da la oportunidad de hacer que mis alumnos puedan expresarse en otro idioma. Mi metodología didáctica es más informal. A mi me gusta enseñarle al alumno un punto gramatical y luego tener una conversación en que el alumno tiene que utilizar este punto para hablar. Me gustan mucho los temas la pronunciación y la acentuación para que un alumno pueda hablar más como un nativo y pueda entender como un nativo. Para cualquier duda, póngase en contacto conmigo.

¡Un saludo!
(versión en español más abajo)
Hey everyone!

I studied Hispanic Linguistics and Biology (with a focus on ecology, botany, and paleobotany). I studied the Spanish language intensely and have learned the phonetics and parts of the history of the language. I am fluent in Spanish and have studied abroad in Argentina helping out in a
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Policies
Cancellation
6 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 0 miles of Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Math:
Elementary Math
Science:
Botany, Ecology,
Genetics
English:
ESL/ESOL, Reading
Computer:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Reading, Spanish
Special Needs:
Elementary Math, Phonics,
Reading
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Phonics,
Reading
Business:
ESL/ESOL, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Ecology

I studied population demographics and how they fluctuate depending on environment. I studied conservation, its history in the United States, and the important factors to consider with conservation: biodiversity, size of conservation, population dynamics, financial restrictions, and how this influences the human population. I studied plant biogeography to describe the movement of plants and ecosystems throughout time and how certain species arrived at their current habitat. I studied birds and their respective biology. I learned the multiple ways in which one can measure a population and assess its biodiversity.

Phonics

I received a BA from UNC-Chapel Hill in Hispanic Linguistics with a GPA of 3.39. I studied the phonetics and phonology of Spanish and English. I studied the articulation pathways of sounds in both languages. I learned about secondary language acquisition and the peculiarity of what it means to be bilingual in any two languages. I learned the main school of thoughts on a bilingual, monolingual, and trilingual person. I learned about the history of the Spanish language and its influences on English and on African languages and their influences upon Spanish. In addition, I learned the phonemes that correspond to the graphemes of English. In addition, I have helped many foreigners learn to better their pronunciation of English words.

UNC Chapel Hill
Biology and Linguist

Education

UNC Chapel Hill (Biology and Linguist)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $28.00

Cancellation: 6 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jarrett will travel within 0 miles of Rocky Mount, NC 27804.