In: motivation

Tutoring Tips 13
March 6, 2018

Thanks for giving these tips a shot while you tutor: For a student with attention problems, try doing 5-10 different and…

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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 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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Tutoring Tips #16
March 14, 2016

1.  You’ve worked hard to build trust with your student. Keep it up — make absolutely every effort to come to…

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Tutoring Tips #15
March 8, 2016

1.  Warmer weather alert: Continue to set objective goals and write an agenda for your session. Reward with a game or…

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Tutoring Tips #13
February 22, 2016

Let your Volunteer Coordinator know how it goes trying out one or both of these strategies:  For a student with attention…

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Tutoring Tips #11
February 8, 2016

We are about half way through the tutoring year!  Some of us have about ten sessions left.  This is a great…

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Tutoring Tips #5
December 5, 2015

1.  Are you looking for a short story (with related comprehension questions) that is based on your student’s interests?  Try www.readworks.org  Last year,…

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