Anastasia M.


Anastasia M.

Tutor

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Will travel 10 miles

$50 per hour.

4.91 33 ratings

Pitt Medical Student Offering SAT Prep, Math, and Science Tutoring

I am currently a second year medical student at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Bioengineering from Caltech (California Institute of Technology). I have a strong background in math, physics, and biology, but can also tutor in SAT. I received 800/800 on the SAT II Math Level II portion and 2250/2400 on the overall SAT exam. I understand how the exam works in terms of the types questions that are most commonly asked, and I bring numer... [more]


Algebra 1


Algebra 2


Biology


Calculus


Vocabulary


Grammar


Geometry

Received a grade of ?A? in geometry. I have taken upper level math (calculus AB/BC, statistics, computational mathematics) and got 5/5 on the Calculus AP exam


Microsoft Word


Prealgebra


Reading


Spanish


Trigonometry


Writing


Statistics


English


SAT Math


GRE


Proofreading


GED


SAT Reading


Physical Science


ACT Math


Elementary Math


Elementary Science


Elementary (K-6th)

I have previously tutored children ages 4 through 12 in reading at a public library. I understand that children in this age group need to be taught in a creative, yet structured manner, because they lose focus quickly when tasks become difficult. I have also worked with this age group as a swim instructor.


Phonics

When I taught children ages 4 through 12 how to read at a local public ibrary, I made phonics flashcards that enabled them to hear the connection between letters and sounds. Phonics flashcards are one of the best ways to help a child build up confidence in reading individual words, and eventually, sentences and paragraphs.


Russian

I was born in Moscow, Russia and Russian is my first language. I have been involved in a Russian choir group in order to keep up my language skills while living in America. I have gone to school in Russia, so I know how to read, write, and speak the language fluently. I have taught individuals basic Russian in the past, and I have access to many textbooks and worksheets for students to use as well.


Organic Chemistry

I have taken Organic Chemistry for one year at The California Institute of Technology, and I am proficient with reactions that involve alcohols, alkanes, aromatics, esters, and ethers. I have also worked in laboratories that use organic chemistry to conduct their research, so I have hands-on experience with this subject. I have also studied texts that help with the Organic Chemistry section of the MCAT exam.


Python

I have taken a Python class at Caltech (California Institute of Technology). Our assignments, for example, involved us programming a Connect-Four game and also an interactive Sudoku game. The class focused on applying built-in functions to carry out certain tasks, which gave me a more practical knowledge of Python.