Hi! My name is Sammy and I love to learn and also to teach. Even if studying is not your 'thing', I can help you find ways to make it fun and easy. I am the mother of two very smart and busy kids. I grew up playing school with my siblings and wanted to be a teacher for many years. My passions are science and mathematics, but I am also an avid reader and love to read books with both of my children. I believe that I am an excellent tutor because I understand that everyone learns differentl... [more]
My personal chemistry experience ranges from the beginning high school level up to general chemistry college courses. I have taken chemistry at Sonora High School, Columbia College, and CSU Stanislaus in Turlock including introductory chemistry, general chemistry I and II, as well as organic and inorganic chemistry.
I earned a Bachelors of Science Degree in Microbiology from CSU Stanislaus in December 2013. Microbiology is my primary interest and area of expertise.
In high school I took beginning and advanced drama courses as electives and participated in school productions as an actor, stage manager, and technical assistant. My senior project involved directing a play produced at my high school. In college I also completed a course in the History of American Theater. I also see as many live action performances as possible.
I have taken three different Undergraduate level Botany courses and passed with Bs or better including General Botany, Morhphology of Flowing Plants and Algae and Medicinal Plants and Fungi. I also worked as a Biological Science Technician for the US Forest Service, studying rare plants and weeds for the Stanislaus National Forest for three summers.
I have an Associate of Science degree in Allied Health and have completed multiple courses on health and wellness including: Nutrition, Yoga level 1, Yoga level 2, Anatomy, Physiology and Adaptive Fitness. I also teach roller skating and skate competitively with a local roller derby league.