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History- Scottish National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher

My class is designed to help National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher students with the History curriculum and provide them with the skills and understanding to study for their upcoming exams.

I am a recent History graduate from the University of Glasgow, and I felt that children and students might benefit from my History classes to strengthen their skills and knowledge. I am experienced with the Scottish curriculum and I have an extensive knowledge of major historical periods and events, which I would like to share through my classes.

My classes are tailored to students needs, so whether you are interested in learning more about History, or you require extra help for upcoming exams, my classes are guaranteed to help.

Location

Online via webcam
At student's location: Around Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Skills:
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I am a recent History graduate from the University of Glasgow, and I felt that children and students might benefit from my History classes to strengthen their skills and knowledge. I am experienced with the Scottish curriculum and I have an extensive knowledge of major historical periods and events, which I would like to share through my classes.

My classes are tailored to students needs, so whether you are interested in learning more about History, or you require extra help for upcoming exams, my classes are guaranteed to help.

Education

I am a recent History graduate from the University of Glasgow, achieving an upper 2:1 at BA Honours level.

My main area of expertise lies within social and cultural history, with particular focus on gender studies.

Experience / Qualifications

I am currently working as a Pupil Support Assistant, which involves contributing to programmes of work for young people with additional support needs and help to assess their effectiveness. In this role, I am responsible for providing an appropriately challenging and stimulating educational environment where individual children and young people are encouraged to reach their full potential.

Similarly, I have also worked as a Playworker for two years at an After School Club, which involved daily interaction with children, who I built great relationships with. In this role, I was responsible for the organisation of daily activities and ensuring a safe, inclusive environment for the children who attended the After School Club. This role also extended to other areas, such as helping children with homework and providing stimulating and educational activities.

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