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Tutoring Tips 12
February 8, 2018

Have your student create their own comic strip (with added text, of course). Or, an online search can show you some…

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Tutoring Tips 11
February 8, 2018

If you use the same methods for working on comprehension, it can get a little boring for your student (and for…

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Tutoring Tips 10
February 8, 2018

Sight words are words that your student should have memorized based on his/her grade level. Find a list of words, a…

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Tutoring Tips 9
February 8, 2018

Consistency is so crucial in building relationships.  Also, adding variety to your sessions and literacy games (especially at this point in…

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Tutoring Tips 8
February 8, 2018

We really like to offer our students some control and some choice during their session.  Let’s not abandon structure and goals,…

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Tutoring Tips 7
February 8, 2018

There is just one tip this week! For sight words, the student has truly “mastered” a word if they can read…

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Tutoring Tips 6
January 2, 2018

Thanks for reading these weekly tutoring tips!  If you’re tutoring with us or tutoring in another city, we hope you find…

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Tutoring Tips 5
December 20, 2017

This week, there is one tip that will help our tactile learners and one tip that reminds how to use behavioral…

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Tutoring Tips 4
December 20, 2017

As tutors, we want to keep improving and trying new strategies.  Here are a couple new ones to try: To help…

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Tutoring Tips 3
October 26, 2017

Here are some tips that may help improve your tutoring session: For a student with attention problems, keep the desk clear…

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