Anne-Margret B.


Anne-Margret B.

Tutor

Brea, CA 92821

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

4.93 44 ratings

Anne-Margret B.

I have taught French in a variety of settings, including after-school programs, high school, adult ed & college. I have taught ESL at all levels from elementary school to adult education, also in a variety of settings (formal classes, groups & one-on-one tutoring). I particularly enjoy working with Hispanic students as I speak Spanish fluently & use a unique inter-language method very powerful for vocabulary acquisition both in French and English to speed up learning. I am fun, enthusiastic &... [more]


Vocabulary

I have a BA in Linguistics & have completed all the curriculum for a double MA in Linguistics & TESOL. I also have a TESOL certificate & vocabulary is one of my strengths & favorite subjects. I have worked as a freelance writer for several years & have had about 250 pieces published, including at the national level. I am a voracious reader & have a huge vocabulary, which I teach with a unique inter-language comprehension method based on etymology which is particularly useful to Spanish speakers (as I am). Having been raised in France & being fully bilingual also gives me a large foreign vocabulary.


Grammar

I have a BA in Linguistics & have completed all the curriculum for a double MA in Linguistics & TESOL. I also have a TESOL certificate & grammar is one of my strengths & favorite subjects.


French

I am a native French speaker & have taught French in after school programs, high schools, recreational adult ed, & formal university classes, as well as in private tutoring. My command of French grammar, spelling & vocabulary are outstanding.


Reading

I have a BA in Linguistics & have completed all the curriculum for a double MA in Linguistics & TESOL. I also have a TESOL certificate & reading comprehension is one of my strengths & favorite subjects. I am a voracious reader.


Writing

I have a BA in Linguistics & have completed the MA curriculum in that discipline. I worked as a freelance writer for several years with about 250 pieces published including at the national level. My strengths are vocabulary & grammar. I particularly enjoy working with Hispanic students as I speak Spanish fluently.


English

I hold a BA in Linguistics & have completed all the coursework for a MA in Linguistics also, as well as have a TESOL certificate & a Speech & Communication minor. I have taught ESL & remedial English in a number of settings for many years. I also worked as a freelance writer with over 250 pieces published, including at the national level. My strengths are grammar & a very large vocabulary. I particularly enjoy working with Hispanic students as I speak Spanish fluently.


ESL/ESOL

I hold a TESOL certificate (equivalent to MA) & have taught ESL classes to children as well as adults & in private tutoring. My strengths are grammar & vocabulary development.


Proofreading

I worked as a freelance writer for several years & am very detail oriented. I have a BA in Linguistics & have completed the MA Linguistics coursework. I am an avid reader.


TOEFL

I have a TESOL certificate (equivalent of MA) & excellent writing skills, with a large vocabulary & outstanding grammar & spelling skills.


Spelling


Elementary (K-6th)

I have worked in ESL with elementary K-6 students for several years & have also been a substitute teacher for Santa Ana USD in this area. I particularly enjoy teaching all aspects of English reading & writing improvement, but am not qualified to teach math. I especially enjoy working with Hispanic students to help them make use of their Spanish vocabulary to understand difficult words in English.


Phonics

I have a BA in Linguistics & have completed the MA curriculum in Linguistics also, as well as a TESOL certificate. The mechanism of reading & decoding is something I am very familiar with.


Study Skills

I have worked for a successful national tutoring company as a remedial CAHSEE instructor & study skills was a large part of our teaching. I also worked as a tutor for a sole ownership which focused on Study Skills & Test Prep in general at all levels. I enjoy directing students to enjoy challenging material.


Speech

In addition to my Linguistics BA and MA, I hold a minor in Speech & Communication. I further studied components of Speech in the Linguistics MA curriculum & the coursework of the TESOL certificate.


Linguistics

I hold a BA in Linguistics from CSUF. I also completed the MA curriculum, but did not complete the thesis.