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Reading , English, Grammar ,Literature ,Language Tutor.

Welcome to our English, Reading, and Literature class! This course is designed to ignite a passion for reading and enhance your understanding of English literature. Through engaging and interactive lessons, we will explore a diverse range of literary genres, from classic novels to contemporary works. Our focus will be on developing critical reading skills, expanding vocabulary, and fostering a deep appreciation for the written word. Whether you are a budding reader or a literature enthusiast, this class aims to inspire and challenge you, cultivating both your analytical abilities and your love for literature. Join us on this literary journey to discover the transformative power of stories and the richness of the English language.

Extra information

Bring your own laptop since our classes will be online.

Location

Online via webcam

General info

suitcase iconSkills:
English as a second language (esl), English for adults, School
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Xhosa, Zulu

About Me

Hello! My name is Phila, and I'm passionate about making learning an engaging and enjoyable experience. As your English, Reading, and Literature teacher, I strive to create a supportive and interactive classroom where every student feels valued and motivated to learn.

Being taught by me means you can expect dynamic lessons that cater to various learning styles. I believe in using a mix of traditional and modern teaching methods, incorporating discussions, multimedia resources, and creative projects to make the material come alive. My goal is to foster a love for reading and a deep appreciation for literature, while also building strong language skills.

I thrive on working with students who are curious, enthusiastic, and open to exploring new ideas. Whether you are a beginner eager to improve your English skills or an advanced student looking to deepen your literary knowledge, I am here to support and challenge you. I particularly enjoy teaching students who are willing to participate actively, share their perspectives, and embrace the joy of learning.

In my classroom, you can expect a warm and inclusive environment where questions are encouraged, and individual progress is celebrated. Together, we will embark on a literary journey that not only enhances your language abilities but also broadens your understanding of the world through the power of stories.

Education

I am currently in my final year at Walter Sisulu University, where I am pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Applied Statistics. I completed my matric in 2021 at Lodirile Secondary School, majoring in science. Recently, I obtained my TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certificate in 2024, which has prepared me to teach English effectively. My educational journey has equipped me with a solid foundation in both scientific and language teaching disciplines, allowing me to bring a well-rounded perspective to my tutoring and teaching endeavors.

Experience / Qualifications

I am a final year student pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Applied Statistics, bringing a strong analytical background to my teaching approach. I recently earned my TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certificate, which has equipped me with the skills to teach English effectively online. With 1 year and 8 months of experience tutoring children aged 6 to 16 in English and Mathematics, I have developed a versatile teaching style that adapts to the unique needs of each student. My qualifications and hands-on experience enable me to create engaging and supportive learning environments that foster both academic growth and a passion for learning.

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