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Kristina L.

Iron River, WI

$40/hr

Experienced teacher--will tutor math and English curriculum

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Northland College, Ashland, WI
Secondary English Ed

Education

Northland College, Ashland, WI (Secondary English Ed)

About Kristina

I am a professional teacher with 2 years experience in the public school sector. I taught high school students the following subjects: American Literature, World Literature, and composition. For the past four years, I have been an instructor for the Wisconsin Fresh Start Program--a federally funded program that helps at-risk youth obtain their high school diploma. I teach all subject areas including math, reading, writing, social studies, science, civics, and health. Although I am proficient in all subjects, my specialties are reading, writing, and math. I am fluent in fractions, decimals, percentages, ratios, algebra, and geometry. The individuals I work with in this program come in with very low basic skills(math and reading). Most are functioning at or below 7th grade level. When they are completed with our program, most of them pass all of the tests to get their GEDs. I evaluate my student's learning styles, and I always find a way to make learning fun and understandable. I am a professional teacher with 2 years experience in the public school sector. I taught high school students the following subjects: American Literature, World Literature, and composition. For the past four years, I have been an instructor for the Wisconsin Fresh Start Program--a Read more

Policies
Cancellation
5 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Iron River, WI 54847
In-person lessons
English:
Grammar,
Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Science:
Biology
History:
American History
Elementary Education:
Grammar,
Reading, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
ADD/ADHD
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Biology, Geometry,
Prealgebra,
Reading, Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar,
Proofreading

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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ADD/ADHD

For the past four years, I have worked with at-risk students. A majority of these individuals have ADD/ADHD. I work with these students on a case by case basis because the levels of disability vary from student to student.

Algebra 1

I am fluent in teaching the following concepts: Integers and algebraic expressions, multiplying and dividing integers, solving algebraic expressions, simplifying expressions, one step equations,multi-step equations, exponents and roots, factoring and inequalities, solving quadratic equations, coordinate graphs, graphing equations, etc.

Geometry

I am fluent in all areas of geometry, including but not limited to the following: formulas, geometric figures, area, perimeter, voume, diameter, and angles. I am willing to help with any other concepts not listed above.

Grammar

Fluency in all grammar related curriculum including but not limited to: sentence structure, parts of speech, punctuation, and verb tenses. In additon, I will teach all structural rules that govern the composition of clauses, phrases, and words in the English language

Prealgebra

I am fluent in the following:
Integers and algebraic expressions
Multipying and dividing integers
Solving algebraic expressions
Simplifying expressions
One step equations
Multi-step equations
Exponents and roots
Factoring and Inequalities
Solving quadratic equations
Coordinate graphs
Graphing equations
Finding slope
Distance formulas
Finding the equation of a line

Writing

Fluency in essay writing of all forms including but not limited to:expository, argumentative, persuasive, and compare/contrast.

I am highly proficient in teaching the 5-paragraph essay, which is the headstone of most high schools and colleges. I will teach the parts of the essay including the introduction paragraph, including the "hook," background information, and the thesis statement. I will also show the student how to supply evidence and support for each of the body paragraphs. In addition, the student will learn the art of the closing paragraph. In addition to the essay, I will also teach the student the comprehensive part in the writing curriculum, which includes grammar, proofreading, and vocabulary.

Northland College, Ashland, WI
Secondary English Ed

Education

Northland College, Ashland, WI (Secondary English Ed)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 5 hours notice required

Travel policy

Kristina will travel within 30 miles of Iron River, WI 54847.

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