1-on-1 Tutoring. The Mechanics of Writing Correct Sentences. Grammar & Usage
Like a building rising brick by brick, writing unfolds one sentence at a time. The quality of sentences determines the quality of writing. Learners will engage in sentence-composing practice and begin to build better sentences.
Brian Thomas M.Ed.
14 total reviews for this teacher
1 review for this class
Completed by 2 learners
Once per week
learner per class
How does an “Ongoing” course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
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I will present all the same content contained in my ongoing course on sentence composition, however I will be able to fully engage with a students one-on-one and not move on from a concept until they "get it". I can also tailor the lessons to their exact reading level. Like a building rising brick by brick, writing unfolds one sentence at a time. The quality of sentences largely determines the quality of writing. The goal of this class is to provide sentence-composing activities to help...
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing. Use knowledge of language and its conventions when writing, speaking, reading, or listening. Form and use the perfect (e.g., I had walked; I have walked; I will have walked) verb tenses. Recognize and correct inappropriate shifts in verb tense.
I have a B.A. in Literature (and credential to teach high school English), M.Ed. and have taught many English classes as part of the faculty at a community college. I have tutored learners one-one-one ranging from grade 4 through adults working on their GED.
40 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Brian Thomas M.Ed.
to reach your human potential
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
14 total reviews
23 completed classes
I love the learning process and making it exciting for everyone. I don’t think traditional public schools are a good fit for a lot of children- for a variety of reasons - and am excited to be part of an alternative. I have taught people of all...