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English Skills for Beginners: Reading, Writing, Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar.

English Language is a crucial aspect of everyday life. We use it almost constantly, whether that's reading a book, writing a letter, or most importantly, for school and work. If your child is struggling with spelling, writing, reading or getting to grips with punctuation, grammar, then these classes are for you! Additionaly, I can also aid your child in his or her creative endeavours: If they enjoy writing stories, poems or songs, I can help them bring their creations to life and give them tips and advice on how to make them shine.
I can do one on one tutoring, or group sessions with multiple students.

Extra information

Bring a laptop and webcam so we can get to know eachother better, meaning I can gain a deeper understanding of who you are as a person, what areas you are confident in and which ones you would like to improve.

Location

At teacher's location: Coppice Close, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Coventry, UK
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:

Age:

Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)

Student level:

Beginner

Duration:

60 minutes

The class is taught in:

English

About Me

I am an extremely patient and understanding person, meaning that I shall be very supportive of your child's needs. For example, if your child feels as if they cannot get to grips with a certain topic, I will break this topic down into smaller, more simple steps so that they can understand it's features more easily and tackle the topic with more confidence.
Through university and my part time job working in customer service, I have gained a deep understanding and employment of communication skills. I shall always remain collected and polite during our sessions.
I shall do my absolute best to make every session not only beneficial, but as fun and engaging as possible.

Education

Bachelor of Arts with Honours: Upper Second Class Degree in English and Creative Writing from Coventry University.
Trinity Catholic School Sixth Form: A Levels:
English Literature: A
Chemistry: C
Physics: D

Experience / Qualifications

I have had experience working in a Provost Williams Primary School as a teaching assistant in 2016 and 2017. I have also undertaken a module entitled "Teacher Training Taster" during my first year at University in which I successfully planned and taught a lesson to my peers.

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