Laura M.


Laura M.

Tutor

Lapeer, MI 48446

Will travel 20 miles

$35 per hour.

4.76 72 ratings

Elementary Tutor--- fun while learning :)

Hello. Thank you for choosing to review my profile. I am confident, that together, we will be able to improve your child's study skills with an emphasis in reading and writing. I am committed to helping your child develop a passion for learning, while gaining a sense of confidence within themselves, their classroom, and their school. Through hard work, fun, and consistency, my main priority will be helping to ensure your child's goal in reaching their full potential as a student. I am act... [more]


Vocabulary

I have a valid Michigan Teaching Certificate. I believe the best way to improve your vocabulary, is through reading. I am confident, that together, we will be able to improve you or your child's vocabulary within our time spent together. Through practice and continued learning, your vocabulary will improve.


Grammar

I have a valid Michigan Teaching Certificate. Proper grammar is very important to me. I am able to teach and encourage the use of proper grammar when engaged in a conversation. I will also be able to help you with writing.


Reading

I love to read, and I am confident, that I will be able to help your child gain confidence in his/her reading skills. Reading is fun and magical, and together, we will help to improve your child's reading level and their love of reading by the end of the summer. :) Hope to meet with you soon!


Writing

I have a valid Michigan Teaching Certificate. I enjoy writing very much, and am confident that I will be able to help encourage your child's passion for writing.


English


ESL/ESOL

I am confident that together we will be able to greatly improve your English speaking skills. Please feel free to email me, and we can get started :)


Proofreading

I have a valid Michigan Teaching Certificate. I am able to help encourage a love of reading with a focus on taking one's time to detail.


Elementary Science


Elementary (K-6th)

I am certified in Elementary Education, (K-8) with an emphasis in Early Childhood. I have a true love of children. I am able to adapt and create a balance to any situation within a classroom. I will provide positive instruction, in order to create a disciplined and respectful learning environment. In doing so, I can help your child develop his/her own sense of individuality as a learner.


Study Skills

I am a certified elementary teacher K-8, with an emphasis in early childhood. I am able to provide a balanced educational plan to promote an interest in learning, through respect and structure. Finally, I have experience in creating a disciplined, yet flexible environment in order to encourage creativity and a sense of individuality as a learner.


Theater

I have a Fine Arts minor, and I am confident that I am able to teach drama, basic dance and art classes.


Sign Language

I have a Certificate of Completion from Mott Community College- 1999. I can provide basic instruction in American Sign Language, while tutoring your child in Elementary Education K-8.


ADHD

I am an educator with a current bachelor's in elementary education as well as a current student at the University of Michigan-Flint in Literacy Education. I work with children with ADD/ADHD on a daily basis. I have the patience and understanding to do so.


Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

During my time as a student teacher, I had two students with autisim. I have also had experience in this field throughout my teaching experience. I feel confident in knowing that I have the patience and compassion for teaching, not matter what the situation.


Hard of Hearing

I have a B.S. in Elementary Education, with an emphasis in Early Childhood. U of M Flint- 2008 I have a Certificate of Completion, Mott Community College-1999. I am able to provide basic sign language skills to your child, while tutoring.


Social Studies

I am 3 credits shy of a social studies minor, and am confident in the fact that I am able to teach this subject matter. History and Social Studies are my strongest subjects, and I enjoy working with students in order to further expand their knowledge in this important area of learning.


Classics

I have a B.S. in Elementary Education, U of M Flint 2008. I am familiar with the classics and able to help understand the meaning of such great novels. I have a strong love for reading, which i will hopefully be able to pass along to you as a reader.