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Michelle W. ...I have tutored students in preparation for the AP language and composition test, AP literature test, ACT, and personal writing endeavors. I have experience creating these standardized test questions as well as experience analyzing answers. While tutoring students, my students have never scored less than a 32 on the ACT Reading and no less than an 8 on the writing portion of the ACT.
23 Subjects: including English, reading, writing, GED
Glen Ellyn, IL
John R. ...Use challenging sources for topics and genres that interest your student (think sports biography rather than ESPN update, for example, or a coming-of-age novel but set in a different country or time period). Using flash cards to drill words and their definitions may help a bit in preparing for t...
14 Subjects: including English, reading, writing, grammar
Deerfield, IL
Laura G. ...I specialize in: Writing Skills - Argumentative Essays - Classroom Essays - Timed Essays - The Writing Process (brainstorming, drafting, editing, final product) - College Personal Statements Reading Skills - Close Reading Strategies - Understanding novels and classroom texts - Engaging with Lit...
21 Subjects: including English, Spanish, reading, writing
Mundelein, IL
Xiao C. My name is Xiao and I recently immigrated to the United States in August 2012 by way of Anhui, China, a province just a few hours from Shanghai. One of the major reasons why I chose to move so far from my homeland is because my husband, Anthony, is an American and convinced me to come to the U.S. t...
3 Subjects: including Chinese, drawing, painting
Harwood Heights, IL
Jackie S. ...Taught Saxon Phonics 2 for two years. Trained in multisensory techniques using synthetic phonics. Able to fill in the gaps for struggling older readers.
13 Subjects: including reading, algebra 1, dyslexia, elementary (k-6th)
Lisle, IL