Reading Comprehension Tutoring 1:1 With an Experienced Literacy Specialist
In this 1:1 class your child will work on improving their comprehension of fiction and nonfiction texts. Help your child be a more confident reader!
31 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 2 learners
year old learners
US Grade Level
learner per class
Charged weekly or per session
30 minutes per class
In this individualized class your learner will use a book that has words they can read fairly easily since we are concentrating on improving comprehension skills. We will start with pre-reading activities to warm up. These can include connecting to prior knowledge, thinking about character traits, or considering why authors write different kinds of books. Then we will set a comprehension goal for the book (such as learning how a character changes or figuring out what the main idea of a...
Students will increase their comprehension - both literal (who is the main character) and inferential (why did the character do X) Students will improve their fluency by reading smoother and with more expression (This is an incidental goal - I will work on decoding skills as necessary) Students will improve their decoding abilities by learning new phonics rules and practicing in authentic texts
I am an educator and tutor with over 12 years experience in the the classroom, with small groups and 1:1. I deeply enjoy getting to know my students and celebrating victories large and small with them as their reading and writing skills progress.
If you have a whiteboard and dry-erase marker that would be helpful but it is not required.
A short verbal summary will be provided to the parent/adult at the end of class if requested.
30 minutes per class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Dyslexia & Special Education Director/Consultant
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
31 total reviews
173 completed classes
I am an experienced special education teacher with 12+ years of experience teaching students (including those with disabilities) how to read, write, and do math. I have multiple certifications in New York State including as a Literacy Specialist....