Making Connections 1: Developing Reading Comprehension Skills - Private 1:1

In this private one-on-one class, your child will practice strategies to gain a greater understanding of a text.
Sue Steer BEd
311 total reviews for this teacher
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Completed by 1 learner
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50 minutes

per class

Meets once


year olds


learner per class

per learner

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Class Experience

Students will gain a deeper understanding of the text by relating it to their own experiences and existing knowledge.
Students will gain a deeper understanding of the text through discussion of their own and others' ideas.
Students will learn to make sensible predictions based on what they've read and discussed.
Students will learn how to summarize a text.
Students will learn that these strategies can be applied to all their reading. 
I am an English Specialist with 37 years' teaching experience. I teach reading comprehension to pupils aged 7-11, and have held the role of Subject Coordinator for Literacy in several schools in the UK.   
 2 files available upon enrollment
Text and response sheet provided by the teacher before class. If you do not have access to a printer, the following materials will be sufficient: pen / pencil paper / notebook.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.


Sue Steer BEd
Lives in the United Kingdom
Reading, Writing and English Grammar Specialist
311 total reviews
316 completed classes

About Me

Hello! My name is Sue Steer and I am a part-time primary school teacher in the UK. I am just as passionate about educating children now as I was 38 years ago when I started out on my teaching journey. By educating, I mean inspiring, supporting and... 
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