Holly H.


Holly H.

Tutor

Duncanville, TX 75116

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

4.82 28 ratings

Certified English/Language Arts K-12, Elementary, and ESL\TESOL

Being a licensed teacher by the state of Texas and North Carolina allows me a unique perspective from which to be of assistance. Besides having a Bachelor's Degree in Secondary English Education, I have also taken and passed certification tests for middle grades Language Arts, and for Elementary Education. As you can see, I have a broad range of knowledge and experience from which to draw. Having raised four children of my own, I understand how important it is to teach each child with an indi... [more]


American History


Vocabulary


Grammar


Reading

I am certified in Elementary education, and also home schooled my own children. I have an extensive background in helping young children learn to read and write.


Writing

BA English Literature Secondary Education ESL TESOL


English

I have a degree in Secondary English Education, and am also certified to teach English Language Arts and Reading K-12. I am certified to teach all elementary subjects, as well as English as a Second Language and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. I can help!


Literature


Proofreading

I am a certified English Language Arts teacher. Subsequently, I proofread and grade essays several hours a week. I also graduated from college with honors from the International Honors Society for English.


SAT Reading

I teach elements of the SAT every day in my position as a secondary English teacher. I have helped many students prepare for college entrance exams.


SAT Writing


PSAT


Spelling


ACT Reading


ACT English

I have helped many students prepare to college entrance exams as part of my position as a certified English teacher.


Elementary Math


Elementary (K-6th)

I took and passed the North Carolina state test to be certified to teach Elementary Education. I taught Elementary school as a long-term substitute, then as a full-time teacher. In addition, I have taught young children at church for thirty years. I also home schooled my oldest child.


Phonics

I am certified in North Carolina and in Texas to teach English Language Arts and Reading. I home schooled my own children with Hooked on Phonics to teach them to read. I was taught to phonics when I began my schooling career.


Study Skills

I have been a highly successful student for many years. In addition, I have taught my students how to study. I have studied how to teach good study habits. I also have several resources with ideas on how to improve study habits. I have a Bachelor's Degree in secondary (high school) English Education.


Social Studies

Having passed the Praxis, I am certified to teach Social Studies. I taught Social Studies in the classroom for three years. I frequently review the subject matter.


Handwriting

Handwriting was taught as a matter of course when I was in school. Because I am a certified elementary teacher, I have the knowledge and experience to teach handwriting. Having two left-handed children, I am also familiar with the challenges these children face and know strategies to overcome those challenges.