Heidi K.


Heidi K.

Tutor

Rockville, MD 20852

Will travel 12 miles

$85 per hour.

4.91 213 ratings

Certified Teacher, K-9th grade; Certified K-9th Reading Specialist

Hi, my name is Heidi. I am a professionally certified elementary school teacher in MD, CT and IL and have been teaching for the past 26 years in the D.C. metro area. I have a B.A. and two M.A. degrees, in education. The last nine years of teaching in the Montgomery County Public school system has given me an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the standards-based curriculum that students are challenged with every day. Through my broad experience as a classroom teacher I have gained a sen... [more]


Algebra 1


American History


Vocabulary


Grammar


Reading


Writing


English

I have worked with many students in writing for the past twenty -seven years to help them improve their writing skills. I am a certified teacher as well as a certified Reading Specialist. I enjoy helping students improve their writing skills and increase their writing skills in a short amount of time.


Literature


SAT Reading


Spelling


ACT English

I have trained students to take the ACT/ ISEE/ SAT tests for the past year. I have helped students understand the testing requirements and strategies and helped students be prepared to take these formal tests.


Elementary Math

Certified teacher Certified Reading Specialist Teacher for 20 years Tutor for 6 years


Elementary Science


Elementary (K-6th)

I am a Certified Elementary teacher and Reading Specialist for grades K to 12th grade. I have taught Kindergarten through Fifth grade and have been a Reading Specialist for 2 years in the Montgomery County Public School system. I have worked for nine years in MCPS in Maryland. I have taught in both public and private schools in the DC Metro area.


Piano

I have had piano lessons for seven years and have performed classical pieces in public. I know the keyboard and how to sightread music. I can teach basic piano lessons and instruct beginners in how to play.


Study Skills

I have worked with students in the area of study skills by offering strategies in math and reading to help them retain what they learn in the classroom. I incorporate games as a way to make learning fun!


Special Needs

I am a professionally certified elementary school teacher in three states and have been teaching for the past 20 years. I have worked with students who have special needs such as ADD, ADHD, LD, EMR, Apraxia, and those who suffer setbacks from diseases such as Meningitis. I have worked with mentally challenged students who require a slower pace and increased emphasis on fine motor skills. I have a special needs sister. I have experience in understanding her needs for love and acceptance as well as help in reading, writing, and math.


Phonics