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Violin Tutoring and Basic Music Theory for all ages.

This class is for anyone who wishes to take up the violin for the first time, or who hasn't played for a while.
I tailor lessons to suit every student.
I teach everything from how to hold the violin, create a beautiful sound, alongside learning how to read music.
I would prefer to teach in person at the pupil's home, however I can teach via webcam if required.

Extra information

You will need your own violin and have purchased the book 'Violin Star 1'

Location

At student's location: Around Birdham, United Kingdom

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Age:

Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)

Student level:

Beginner
Intermediate

Duration:

30 minutes
45 minutes

The class is taught in:

English

About Me

I am a qualified teacher with over 5 years of experience working in primary schools across key stage 2. I came into teaching from a background in nursing and this has led me to believe that children learn best when they feel safe, secure and listened to. I work hard to ensure I build positive relationships with the children I teach, based on mutual respect, to create the best environment for learning. I am an enthusiastic practitioner, whose aim is to inspire and motivate children through my teaching, having high expectations for every pupil. I prepare tailored lessons for the specific needs of each child I teach, following a plan, do, review cycle to ensure my teaching fits each individual's need. For those children who are excelling academically, I make sure I give them opportunities to deepen their thinking so they have a richer understanding of the subjects they are learning about.
Every child is unique and I seek out ways to be imaginative and creative to enthuse my pupils. I encourage my pupils to have high aspirations of what they can achieve through the questions I ask them and through the encouraging feedback, to help instill a growth mindset within them. I believe that with the help of a growth mindset, children are able to achieve what they set out to achieve.

Education

PGCE (Primary) - Chichester University, NCFE Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (level 3), BSc (hons) Nursing (child) - Anglia Polytechnic University. A Levels - Music & Classical Civilisation.

Experience / Qualifications

Before I trained as a teacher, I was a Teaching assistant for a number of years, so I have experience of teaching whole class and small groups across the Primary age range.
Hi I'm Celia, I am a qualified teacher with over 5 years of experience working in primary schools across key stage 2. I came into teaching from a background in nursing and this has led me to believe that children learn best when they feel safe, secure and listened to. I work hard to ensure I build positive relationships with the children I teach, based on mutual respect, to create the best environment for learning. I am an enthusiastic practitioner, whose aim is to inspire and motivate children through my teaching, having high expectations for every pupil. I prepare tailored lessons for the specific needs of each child I teach, following a plan, do, review cycle to ensure my teaching fits each individual's need. For those children who are excelling academically, I make sure I give them opportunities to deepen their thinking so they have a richer understanding of the subjects they are learning about. Every child is unique and I seek out ways to be imaginative and creative to enthuse my pupils. I encourage my pupils to have high aspirations of what they can achieve through the questions I ask them and through the encouraging feedback, to help instill a growth mindset within them. I believe that with the help of a growth mindset, children are able to achieve what they set out to achieve.

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