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!
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Noémie - Dudelange, Luxembourg35€
Trusted teacher: Whether you'd like to sharpen your style, perfect your oral skills, prepare an exam or just start from scratch, I'd be glad to walk you through the jungle of the French language. My methods are based on listening, dialog and creativity: they adjust to match your needs, goals and interests may you be looking for help with academic French at school, conversational French, or writing tips (you name it!) You can count on lots of videos, podcasts, articles, songs, fiction and non fiction texts, photos, art pieces, social media posts, TV series, etc. as well as oral and written homemade exercises, tests, etc. to go on at your own pace with autonomy. I am there to make you feel comfortable and confident and help you reveal your linguistic and literary skills in a relaxed and playful atmosphere. Your questions, doubts and mistakes will be the engine of the classes. I studied Modern Literature and Creative Writing in Paris and I have tutored students of all ages and proficiency since 2017. I keep on learning as well with each and everyone of my students. Feel free to contact me! Thank you! Noémie
French · Literature · Creative writing
Karl - Manila, Philippines18€
Trusted teacher: Hi, I'm Karl. I'm a native speaker of English (bilingual) and I have been teaching English and Biology in high schools, universities and private companies in Sweden, Hong Kong SAR and The Philippines for 20+ years. I now offer my private tutoring service based here in the Philippines. As your private tutor, I will evaluate your needs and tailor-make classes and materials according to these needs and wishes with you and/or your guardians. I also support my students with direct preparation and practice for school/university assignments. Teaching is online/remotely via Google Meet, Skype or Zoom at your convenience. My specialities include English Academic- and Essay Writing, English Grammar, English Vocabulary and Reading Skills including studying and understanding English literature, English Pronunciation and Speaking Skills, Conversation- and Discussion Skills, Accent Reduction, and Critical Thinking. English standard Curricula/Syllabi that I teach include IB English Language and Literature SL/HL levels, IB Theory of Knowledge, IB Extended Essay, A-level English, AP (Advanced Placement) English, TOEFL and IELTS Test Preparation. Standard Curricula/Syllabi that I teach include A-level Biology, AP (Advanced Placement) Biology, IB Biology SL/HL levels, IGCSE Biology and SAT II Biology. Tertiary/university level syllabus includes General Biology course content for undergraduate and graduate students: - Biochemistry - The Cell - Genetics - Mechanisms of Evolution - Evolutionary History and Biological Diversity - Plant Form and Function - Animal Form and Function - Ecology I also offer single sample classes, for you to try out: • "Understanding and Analysis of English Literary Texts", adaptable for SHS, College, AP and Tertiary levels • "English Pronunciation and Accent Reduction for Asian Speakers", for SHS, College, AP and Tertiary levels • "Defining Evolution", adaptable to SHS, College, AP and Tertiary levels You may see my credentials in the 'About me' section below. Upon request, I can send you my professional CV. I look forward to hearing from you via https://www.apprentus.com/karl.holm
English · Literature · Biology
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
Joshua - Prague, Czech Republic24€
Trusted teacher: This class is for anyone interested in the literature of Great Britain and the English speaking world, from beginners to advanced. The focus is to learn about, analyse and understand key works of English Literature. It is possible to focus on one period (such as Shakespearean, Modern, Medieval) or one area (such as Ireland, America, England). The class will use the works themselves, such as Dickens, Eliot, or Woolf, and will read and analyse in detail, with set essays and discussions. Even beginners are welcome.
English · Literature
Lucien - Geneva, Switzerland47€
Trusted teacher: I offer private tutoring lessons in French using interactive approaches and methods adapted to each student. During the lessons you will be able to practice your reading, speaking and writing skills. I will also introduce you to the francophone culture, including literature. I grew up in Geneva and I am currently a Masters student at ETHZ. The lessons I am offering are suitable for any level - from beginners to advanced students - both for secondary school and University students. One of my priority will be to help you reach constantly new objectives while enjoying learning. I hope to hear from you soon!
Grammar · Essay writing · Literature
Laetitia - Montbard, France24€
Trusted teacher: Associate Professor, Doctor of Letters, translator, teaches French, Literature and French as a Foreign Language. This course can be addressed to: - higher education students needing support in French and comparative literature, in essay and commentary methodology, or in translation studies (from English, German, Italian or Greek modern); -to any French-speaking person needing a refresher in grammar and spelling; - to any non-French speaking person who needs and wants to learn to speak French (English can be used as an intermediate language if necessary).
French · Literature
Elise - Écublens, Switzerland70€
Trusted teacher: French private lessons are for students wishing: - consolidate their bases in grammar, spelling - improve their language skills (allophone students) - improve their speaking skills (conversation classes) -profect the written expression - 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 - fill gaps - improve their spelling - prepare for oral exams (maturity, compulsory leaving certificates) - learn how to perform bibliographic research 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 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
Trusted teacher: I am a student at the University of Warwick in Politics, Economics and philosophy. I have taught French and English for 4 years, at all levels for a wide age range. I can teach English in French, Finnish and Mandarin. I am currently a research assistant at the University of Aalto in the international Business department. Having graduated from the International Baccalaureate with 41 points, I understand how challenging it can be to find a tutor who will support you through these rough two years. However, by working together I am sure we can find a way to make this time a bit less stressful, while bringing you the grades you need!
Literature · English
Ana - Monthey, Switzerland76€
Trusted teacher: This course is intended for those who are in college or who are preparing for the federal maturity as a free candidate, professional maturity or the DUBS gateway. I give tailor-made lessons about writing a dissertation. I also help you to prepare your books for the oral exam or to analyze/comment on texts. We choose the books together and I organize white orals.
Term paper · French · Literature
Trusted teacher: Do you want to learn Spanish? Whatever your goal is (travel, Leaving Certificate, work ...) together we will achieve it. My name is Javier, and I am a young native Spanish teacher, but with the best training (graduated in Hispanic Philology and Master in teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language) and years of experience, both face-to-face and online. I always try to make my classes as individualized as possible, preparing materials specifically for you, and which are also dynamic and interesting. In addition, I like to bring cultural aspects to the classroom, because learning a language is not just knowing how to express oneself correctly, it is much more! If you are interested or have any questions, please contact me! Cheers!
Spanish · Literature · Culture
Nephtalie - Paris, France18€
Trusted teacher: The course begins with a small presentation, in order to relax the atmosphere. Then we do the homework! I use a playful method to prevent the student from getting bored. The goal is to guide the student towards autonomy, but also to develop his self-confidence. I accompany the student in his difficulty in literary matters.
French · World history · Literature
Mireya - Madrid, Spain24€
Trusted teacher: From parsing to text comments. (Elementary, That, Baccalaureate) Spanish for foreigners. Preparation for language and literature exams throughout the school year. I am passionate about this subject and I love being able to convey to young people how fun it can be.
Literature · Grammar · Language arts
Mélinda - Paris, France25€
Trusted teacher: Dear learners, I am French, I master the language as it is my native language and I studied French literature as well as English literature, a language I speak too. I studied in England for nine months and could teach you the language the way I’ve learned it: happily and without much difficulty. I would be pleased to teach young students but also adults, wether you are a beginner or intermediate. Contact me :) Chers apprentis, Je suis française et maîtrise la langue, comme il s’agit de ma langue maternelle, j’ai étudié la littérature française et anglaise, langue que je parle également. J’ai étudié en Angleterre pour une durée de neuf mois et pourrais ainsi vous apprendre la langue comme je l’ai apprise : gaiement et sans grande difficulté. Je serais ravie d’enseigner à des jeunes étudiants mais aussi à des adultes, que vous soyez débutant ou intermédiaire. Contactez-moi :)
English · Literature · French
Miguel - Madrid, Spain28€
Trusted teacher: Teacher of language, literature and creative writing, with experience in private classes, whether as study aid or for the pleasure of learning. Advice on writing projects: I help you and accompany you in the process of creating your book.
Writing · Literature
Giles - Acton, United Kingdom31€
Trusted teacher: I am an experienced and knowledgeable English Literature teacher with an Oxford University Doctorate. My approach is friendly and supportive, stressing the importance of understanding the text and practising writing essays that refer to the correct topics and are well structured.
English · Literature
To Whom It May Concern. Please accept this letter as an expression of my interest in any available teaching positions. • I have 5-6 years teaching experience (combined- In school and online) • I have experience with the CAPS curriculum as well as Cambridge and implementing curriculums into the classroom in school and online. • I have taught students of all ages from 6 up to 16 years old. • My qualifications include a 4 year Batchelor’s degree in Education • A GA Level 5 TEFL diploma with advanced online teaching computer skills. • I am SACE registered teacher • I have a passion for working with children and go above and beyond my duties • I have great administration, team building and management skills. Throughout the course of my career, I have perfected my in school and online teaching skills. I have mastered student progress reporting and classroom management abilities. I am a capable and consistent problem-solver skilled at prioritizing and managing projects with proficiency. As a teacher I work hard to create a safe, engaging, and productive learning environment. I am progressive minded and in tune with new developments in my field. I have worked with the CAPS and Cambridge curriculums and enjoy creating fun and interactive lessons for my students. I have proven to be effective and collaborative with strong problem-solving talents. I believe I would be a great asset to your school as I can contribute a wide variety of skills and great experience online and in school. Kindly take a moment to review my attached resume and credentials. Thank you for your consideration Sincerely, Jessica
English · Literature · Tutoring
Trusted teacher: The main objective of the course is to develop the linguistic skills of writing, spelling and punctuation, necessary for the adequate production of texts. The proposal consists of a theoretical / practical methodology, which is why each class is divided between exposing the content and putting it into practice. Likewise, the information is organized into 5 units: Editorial pillars; Technical aspects of writing; Professional writing of writings; Scientific writing of texts and articles; and Editing and proofreading.
Spanish · Writing · Literature
I’m a novelist (see my profile for my info) who studied Literature at Oxford. I help students develop their creative practice and improve their creative output regardless of their literary ambitions. I work with students who need to improve their creative writing as part of their school work but also for those aspiring writers who want to be novelists or poets or screenwriters. I design a tailored programme to help them stretch their abilities, develop their capacity to master pacing and much more besides.
Creative writing · Literature · Writing
K - Brussels, Belgium25€
Trusted teacher: How to speak in Russian? Start to THINK in Russian! You will be mentored by native Russian speaker to discover this culture and to become a part of it! Adjusting to your current level, we will learn grammar and put knowledge into practice. The topics and vocabulary will be tailored to your individual interests and needs to achieve the best results.
Russian · Literature · Culture
Lidia - Brussels, Belgium69€
Trusted teacher: Specialize into simplifying concepts; experienced in International Education MYP, IB, Jury Central, BA, MBA. English as second language, Literature, Social & Political Sciences, Law, History, Arts and Theoretical Sciences. Cambridge certified Teacher, professor of Business Law and Ethics.
Literature · Social studies · English
Alina - St. Gallen, Switzerland56€
Trusted teacher: Hi there! As a teacher of Russian and English with years' of experience, I love my job because it allows me to see people's progress in learning new languages as well as their eminent success! What's the most important thing for me as a teacher? I guess it is to find an individual approach to everyone. My goal is to make a lesson as efficient and entertaining as possible. Engaging tasks that encourage students to be focused on their goal to speak, understand and use the language is a must! Moreover, I cannot ignore various cultural aspects hence include interesting discussions on culture and history since it is also highly important when learning a language. As a native Russian, I am eager to share my knowledge about Russian traditions, history and culture with my students. As a specialist in English, I am ready to discuss American literature and culture too! Shoot me a message if you are interested in what I've just texted here. Cheers!
English · Russian · Literature
Hi! I am a fully qualified primary school teacher from England. I have a degree in Education and work at an international school in Malaga. I specialise in teaching children aged 3-8. I use games, books and engaging activities to support children’s learning of English. I help children to speak, understand and expand their vocabulary. Children improve their reading and writing in English with me through interesting books and comprehensive questions. I teach maths through games and real life experiences. I can adapt my lessons to your requests or based on what your child is currently learning about in school. I am a friendly teacher and I look forward to hearing from you :)
English · Math · Literature
Lu - Prague, Czech Republic24€
Trusted teacher: I am a native English speaker who graduated from Lancaster University with a First Class Hons. Bachelors Degree in English Literature in 2019. I also have relevant teaching and tutoring experience (in my day-job I am an English as Second Language Teacher) I will provide detailed notes and pointers on your dissertation / essay, and will go through the essay with you. I can also do follow-up sessions as your essay improves, as well as give general pointers.
Literature · Essay writing · Tutoring
I was born and raised in Paris, where I studied Classics, before moving to London in 2016. I spent 4 years at the London School of Economics, graduating with a Bachelor in International Relations and History, and a master's in Conflict Studies. I have a master's degree in French and Comparative Literature. I have been giving classes on French language, literature and culture for the last 5 years. Each class is an opportunity to improve your French, explore major literary texts and discover French culture. Feel free to contact me
French · Literature · Culture