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Trusted teacher: I am a native-speaking french teacher, who has achieved a high 6 in IB french A level, self-taught. I believe in teaching french (and languages in general) through practice: we will speak french in every class while learning about grammar, and practising writing skills. If you are an Ib student, I can help you prepare for your exams, IAs and IOs and achieve the best possible marks. Having lived in France for a major part of my life, I gladly discuss french culture, history and literature with you if you are interested. I am all for making classes as enjoyable as possible !!! A little more about me, I have tutored a few students in French in the last few years, and I graduated from the IB in 2021 with 39 points in ETIS (ESPOO). I am to enter the University of Warwick in a Politics, Economics and Philosophy degree in the end of September.
French · Literature
Silvia - Florence, ItalyC$39
Trusted teacher: "Under the Tuscan Sun" by Frances Mayes, "The Enchantress of Florence" by Salman Rushdie, "A Room with a View" by E. M. Forster, "Eat, Pray, Love" by Elizabeth Gilbert, "The Enchanted April" by Elizabeth von Armin. Depending on the student's level, lessons will be delivered in English or Italian.
Italian · English · Literature
Elise - Écublens, SwitzerlandC$100
Trusted teacher: Holder of a Master's degree in Letters and endowed with a solid experience in private lessons, I provide French lessons for students wishing to: - consolidate their bases in grammar, spelling - improve their language skills (allophone students) - improve their speaking skills (conversation classes) -profect the written expression - prepare for ECR exams - prepare for the written examinations at the end of the studies (maturity, certificate of completion) - help with the writing of works of maturity (or other works of end of studies), of dissertation - work on argumentative texts - acquire a method to analyze literary texts - learn how to perform bibliographic research The course material is a Google Docs document that I create in which my explanations, possible links, exercises appear. By reading it regularly, progress will be faster. It can also be used in addition to other documents (files printed by school teachers and/or books) and has many advantages: automatic updating, downloadable on tablets and smartphones, simultaneous monitoring of what is writing. For help with writing: The objective is above all to acquire effective tools. The student will thus be able to learn to structure his ideas, argue coherently (and convincingly) and enrich his vocabulary. It is essential for me to have written work from the student between each lesson. For analyzes of oral literary texts: In order to optimize the time available (and to put ourselves in conditions closest to oral exams), we choose together an extract from a work that the student will have previously prepared before the lesson. This would take around 20 minutes at most, and ideally just a little before the meeting time. If necessary, I have the habit of taking a paragraph at random which would serve as a basis for analyzing a passage. For the corrections of end of studies work: so that the meeting with the student is at the most profitable, I ask him to send me his writings before the meeting. Apart from my presence with the student, any course involves a preparation time before and after the lesson, including the work that I correct. My goal is to design an individualized course, so I take the time to write detailed comments on corrected work or tips to ensure maximum success for everyone. For example, an editorial correction can easily be the subject of a detailed commentary of 4 typewritten pages. For adults (FLE): In order to optimally prepare the first ones, I take the initiative to inform myself in advance of their objectives / expectations. Whether to practice speaking in everyday life, the professional world or to practice oral presentations, I prepare either PPT or technical sheets in advance that I send by mail ( after booking on the website). The other alternative is to make a PV of the course that I send (or that I print). Giving importance to keeping a written record on the one hand to better memorize the topics covered, on the other hand to better assimilate the spelling. Of a general nature, a concrete situation that responds to the learner's needs is the starting point. From this situation, I address the essential grammatical points.
Literature · French
Ilia - London, United KingdomC$26
Trusted teacher: Having difficulties analysing poems and prose in your (I) GCSE / IB English Literature course? Looking to amp your essays up a notch and finally get that A/A* or 6/7 that you have been dreaming of? I am here to help. The first thing to remember: though analysing works of literature isn't always fun, everybody can master the techniques of how to do it. But learning takes time, which the school teacher may often lack. Indeed, it has been my own experience that English teachers often choose width over depth, and so discussions are cut short for the sake of covering all elements of the teaching programme, leaving many interesting aspects of a particular work unexplored. Or sometimes it's just the attention that wanders off as the teacher is explaining these pesky concepts of "writer's voice", "writer's tone", "meter", "rhymescheme" and so on. Let me assure you: that, too, happens even to the best of us. What I can offer you is exactly what a teacher normally does not time for: exploring a work of literature in as much detail (both analytical and technical) as it takes to push the quality of your essays up to the desired level. My approach is informed by IB / (I)GSCE Eng Lit course guidelines to make sure that the quality of your answer would be developed in accordance with what examiners want to see. Armed with a deep passion for literature on the one hand (reading and writing poems and short stories are one of my favorite things to do) and knowledge of ways of critical analysis (obtained in IB English Lit and reinforced by philosophy courses on university level) which are of tremendous importance in literary analysis as well, I will show you how to deconstruct any piece, how to place it in its cultural context, and make educated guesses about the links between cultural context and the author's choice of stylistical devices. And best of all - unlike in the classroom, the learning experience is tailored to you (based on your way of learning / remembering) and delivered in a highly interactive way! The skills described above, coupled with general essay writing tips will lend authority and style to your summative essays and exam answers, boosting your academic confidence. Ready to leave unsatisfactory essays in the past? Then contact me today!
Literature · English
I have 15 years experience teaching IB, MYP, Key Stage 3, A Level, IGCSE Language and Literature, World Literature. I have taught in various countries all over the world. My key strength is preparing students for exams, however, I also offer English as an Additional Language and English to younger students. In the past 6 years, my students' exam pass rates have been 100% with 80% of them gaining a 7 or 6 in the IB Diploma. My teaching style is laid-back and very much student-centered. I look forward to working with you!
English · Literature
General English gives the learner a solid foundation of the English language aspects such as speaking, listening, reading and writing skills with a particular focus on using English naturally, as well as developing grammar and vocabulary. Knowledge of English equips you with the tools to travel and communicate more effectively in so many parts of the world, which, in turn, allows to you to explore and travel more confidently and to learn more about the countries and cultures you visit.
Reading · Grammar · Literature
Literature is a written work with lasting merit that can be found in every culture and community. But what makes it hold such lasting merit? In this class, we'll take a deep dive into the details and analyze the hidden corners of a diverse set of literature. This will encourage the student to learn about cultures and histories and better their own work as English students. Learn about the strategies used in literary works that help to emphasize and showcase what the writer hoped to express and how you can execute them successfully in your own work.
English · Literature
English Literature is subject that allows students to explore great works of poets, authors and be transformed into different worlds. I aim to teach students how to analyse these great works of literature and expand their understanding of how language is used to create a different world and message. By helping students with the works of literature their schools have decided to study, I will enhance their confidence to make judgements on the author's choice of words and how that creates a meaning. I will also help students with their essays skills if necessary. At primary school level I can also help students with vocabulary and English language. I am currently studying English Literature at University of Bristol and therefore I am able to access resources that will allow me to help students with their current texts whether that is for GCSE, A-level or primary and secondary school.
Literature · English
Education isn’t filling a pail, but lighting a fire—Plutarch "The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts." With more than 20 years of experience and devotion to exceptional English teaching, I have accomplished a deep knowledge of blending different data sources and getting output that is easy to follow and understand. Ambitious and hard-working with strong capabilities to identify Learners’ goals, needs and problems, to position the solution and show direct results and benefits. Skilled communicator to the highest standards of ELT (Online Classroom Techniques, Course and lesson planning, Goal setting). Hands-on mentality, self-motivated and highly organized with excellent results. Being bilingual in English and Greek, should you feel that “It’s All Greek To You”, as the saying goes, then you have come to the right place and have found yourself the right person to help you take that step ahead with getting to learn to speak Greek as the Greeks do.
Literature · Reading (for adults) · Grammar
I am able to teach English Language and/or literature at a GCSE level across many exam boards e.g. AQA, WJEC, EDEXCEL, OCR etc. These include descriptive writing, narrative writing, how to construct P.E.E paragraphs, going through the exam papers, poetry as well as the books included in the specification. I am also able to recommend resources such as books and websites.
Literature · English · Elementary school level
6 plus years experience tutoring designed to help students of all ages Tuition for exams and all purposes I teach English literature and language as well as ESL. My classes are designed to be interactive and I encourage engagement from all students.
Literature · English
We will work together to tailor the lesson to your needs. English Literature and Language are the basis for all communication and learning and you will have the opportunity to optimise your knowledge. From GCSE to Postgraduate levels I can assist your own development and educational journey in English. We will find the best content and techniques together to help you achieve your educational goals.
English · Literature
Spanish has become the third most spoken language in the world, other than English and Chinese, especially considering the number of inhabitants of the latter. However, with China's steady and fast expansion in Asia, the Middle East, and Europe, let alone Latin America, Spanish has turned into a twice-as-important language. I am a language teacher and teacher of Spanish language and literature. I use the communicative approach to language teaching and my lessons are project-based. You will be focused on discovering something while learning the language, and you'll have fun. Last but not least, I've been teaching Spanish for a few years now, both to company executives and their families in Paraguay, South America, and to international students at Pais International School, in Paraguay. It is always my pleasure to teach because by doing so, I'm learning.
Spanish · Literature · Culture
Kate - FranceC$109
I am an online English tutor. I support students in Hong Kong and the UK from ages 9 to adult. I have 15 years experience as an English Language and Literature teacher working in classrooms in Australia and London. My experience includes running three Secondary School English departments, leading while school curriculum and completing my training to be a Headteacher. My previous experience as a special needs coordinator (SENCO) means I can adapt my teaching to all students needs. Currently my students are preparing for International schools and 11+ tests and studying GCSE English Literature and Language.
English · Literature
Introduction to language for young children vocabulary and pronunciation English lessons (school) The essentials of basics and grammar Conversation practice for those who have a base but find it difficult to express themselves Academic English courses comprehension grammar speaking listening
English · Literature
A professionally trained theatre director, I have made a career out of working with text by bringing it to life. As a tutor, I look to find ways of helping students do just this. In my classes I work with students to unlock the texts they are studying - honing their analytical skills, providing them with a deeper thematic understanding in order to achieve their academic objectives. English Literature, though, is both a subject for school and for life and I believe the best way of achieving top grades is to cultivate a genuine excitement about literature - from Shakespeare to Steinbeck. My classes, therefore, though rigorous, will never be boring and I hope that by the end my students will share Haruki Murakami's opinion that “the most important thing we ever learn at school is the fact that the most important things can’t be learned at school”.
Literature · English
Hi, my name is Marianina. I live in Mar del Plata, Argentina. I'm a Spanish and Literature teacher in High School. I also teach Grammar and Linguistics for future teachers. I've been working as a teacher for 20 years. I've been working with students who applied for the IGCSE exam for three years. I've also taught Spanish for Italian students when I lived in Italy. I'm patient and my experience gives me a lot of resources for teaching. I'm involved with tecnology. I can teach Spanish as a foreing language or as the mothertongue language. I can teach about how to read and write different sorts of texts. I can correct writings or practice for oral exams. I can explain about different Linguistic / Grammar theories. I can answear any doubt you could have, you should just make me know.
Spanish · Literature · Grammar
Zulu is a widely spoken African language in the world. This course will get you started with the basics of the language and then you’ll be able to speak and understand the language. Book your lessons now to get started at an affordable rate.
Language arts · Elementary school level · Literature
English Literature books for Edexcel GCSE students. This includes A Christmas Carol, Macbeth and An Inspector calls. You will be taught how to achieve the highest marks as well as being able to confidently complete your literature paper. This is an online class so please do bring your own books.
English · Literature
Students learn the grammatical patterns and sentence construction used in academic writing and focus on improving sentence-level grammatical accuracy in the writing of coherent, well-developed paragraphs.Students develop vocabulary and reading strategies required to comprehend academic textbooks and literature in various fields of study.
Grammar · Reading · Literature
I have trained students and adults for English tests, particularly for IELTS and TOEFL for over a year. I also tutored students in science and basic math, helped them with their homework and provided them with a comfortable space to ask questions, clear doubts and have fruitful discussions.
English · Literature · Toefl test preparation
I have lived 9 years of my life outside of Hungary out of which 4 years were in China and 5 years were in Canada. I got to experience what it is like to move from one culture to another and also had the opportunity to experience different educational systems. Hungarian is my native language but I learned to read and write in English sooner than in Hungarian. My entire life I have enjoyed working with people and since the beginning of my adult years that passion has taken form in teaching. I have 9 years of teaching experience at every level and almost every age starting from early elementary school to the elderly. I have taught and am teaching staff and management of multiple companies in Budapest, however I did teach English in a Hungarian elementary school for 2 years as well. Currently, next to the cooperation with companies I greatly enjoy having private lessons with students from all walks of life. I offer classes which are specifically designed for the needs of each student. This can mean that we work on how to have meaningful conversations at a workplace or simply to catch up with basic English for school. If you have some trouble reading this text we can work on your grammar or vocabulary too! Our goal will be to meet your needs! If you would like to study with a few friends we can make that happen too! Location and Time: Classes can be held online, in person at your place or in a coffee shop wich suits us both. My hours of availability varries since my schedule follows the schedule of the current students. The easiest is if we get in touch and discuss the hours of availability! If you would like to take lessons with me feel free to get in touch! - Mate
Public speaking · Grammar · Literature
I'm an English teacher with 8 years experience, teaching in academies and giving private classes to various levels and ages. I'm a former professional musician, I love language and studied English Literature at Oxford University. I'm offering fun and interesting classes that will be uniquely structured for your individual needs to help you quickly meet your objectives. Warm regards, Mark
English · Literature
I believe that children were born differently but one common thing about them is they have a natural craving for learning and knowledge. With that so, teaching should be done thoroughly, pleasantly, and collaboratively. Teaching needs to be done thoroughly. Starting from the easiest topic to difficult, from concrete to abstract. It needs mastery before going on to the next theory. In addition, the way children naturally learn should also be considered. Teaching need to provide a pleasant environment for learners to grow and learn. Allow each students to explore meaningfully and realistically. Moreover, students should feel that learning is like a game - a fun filled learning experience with others. Lastly, teaching should be done collaboratively. A great connection of teacher and student will lead to a successful learning. Students must not be afraid to work on with their teacher and classmates in exchanging ideas and knowledge. In addition, exchanging feedbacks - teachers to students and vice versa - will help the teaching process successful and realistic.
Literature · Grammar · English