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Sophia R.

Morristown, NJ

$55/hour

Patient Elementary Tutor/Proofreader

In-person lessons

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Adrews University
Andrews University
MEd

Education

Adrews University

Andrews University (MEd)

About Sophia

Being an educator is a very rewarding experience. During my more than 15 years teaching experience, I have helped students make improvements in the areas of spelling, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, decoding, and writing paragraphs and essays. I have also assisted them in improving their reading ability. Another area that I have assisted students in is developing their confidence and ability in public speaking. I have taught in after school programs and summer programs.

My calm and patient manner allows me to effectively convey the subject matter until understanding is obtained. I use the students' strengths and interests to aid in their learning. Providing reachable goals enables success and self confidence. I am eager to work with you or your child for success.
Being an educator is a very rewarding experience. During my more than 15 years teaching experience, I have helped students make improvements in the areas of spelling, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, decoding, and Read more

Policies
Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Morristown, NJ 07960
In-person lessons
Math:
Elementary Math
Science:
Psychology
English:
Bible Studies, Grammar,
Proofreading,
Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Elementary Math, Grammar,
Phonics,
Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

I am a certified elementary K-8 grade teacher. I have taught all subject areas on various grade levels and am familiar with the core curriculum standards. My teaching will align with the requirements of the standards.

Grammar

Proper grammar is essential to writing skills and to be able to communicate at a high level verbally. I possess good grammar skills and enjoy working to improve ones grammar.

Phonics

I am a certified elementary K-8 grade teacher. In this area, learning and mastering the sounds of the letters, consonant clusters and consonant digraphs are covered. Also covered is the development of phonemic awareness and decoding skills using effective methods. Phonics is fundamental to reading.

Proofreading

I have assisted students by editing their papers, dissertations, and have also edited a book. I am knowledgeable in APA, and MLA syle of writing.

Writing

To be able to write well is a skill. My training coupled with a love of the written text has enabled me to develop that skill. I have assisted many in improving their essays and reports for various assignments. I know that I will be able to assist in this area.

Adrews University
Andrews University
MEd

Education

Adrews University

Andrews University (MEd)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $55.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Sophia will travel within 15 miles of Morristown, NJ 07960.