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Voice in Second Language Writing

What is voice in writing and why is it considered important? In hindsight, voice is considered...
Key Stage 2 English

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Reading is the Key

For a child's literacy skills to be improved all round I reccommend reading lots of different...
Key Stage 1 English

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The Purpose Of The EY Foundation Stage Curriculum

Critically consider the purpose of the Foundation Stage Curriculum for young children and to...
A-level English

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What are the Origins of Tragedy?

Tragedy originated in religious rites of Ancient Greece, that may originally have been...

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    I am a full time, qualified English secondary school teacher, and experienced tutor. Being a teacher I know exactly what teachers, and examiners, are looking for. I also know exactly how to help students progress in the subject at all levels.
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    I have had many years' experience teaching in both primary, secondary and special schools, but have recently retired from the class room.I wish to continue my work as a tutor.
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    I love being a private tutor. It really gives me the opportunity to work with some intelligent young people and help them progress onto the next stage of their education. Please contact me if you want to give your child the best chance of success!
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    I really enjoy working with children and building up their confidence with maths. My teaching experience has been with children at Key Stage 2 in Mathematics; taking one from below average to above average in one year.
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    Hi, I'm Karen, a level 5 SpLD qualified dyslexia practitioner offering one to one tuition for children of all ages with dyslexia, dyscalculia or dyslexic tendencies. I have a dedicated classroom or can travel to your home.
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English Articles

  • How To Learn Phrasal Verbs Using Context Exercise

    Ritsya Mathews English as a Foreign Language (EFL) Teacher (Kingston upon Thames) Picture "The first line of the Moscow Metro opened on 15 May 1935. Sometimes called ‘the people’s underground palace’, it has made it through the last eighty years relatively untouched by the passing of time. During rush hour on a normal weekday, it carries as many as 9 million passengers and has almost...
  • Why Is It Important To Study English? Editor's Pick

    James Powers GCSE English Tutor (Sunderland) Picture Since becoming a teacher seven years ago the biggest obstacle I have found I have had to overcome with most students is context. Not simply the context of a particular novel or poem but the context in which they live. I find that children born in the last 15 or so years have grown up in such a...
  • GSCE English Language and Literature Tips

    Insight Tuition GCSE English Tutor (Hemel Hempstead) Picture This year was an arduous but exciting year for GCSE English students as it was the first time for a long time that the final exams were worth 100% of the total marks. This year I really got to empathise with the challenges that students faced, so I am going to share some top tips to help you...

 

  • Motivation With Online Language Learning

    Howard Coan English as a Foreign Language (EFL) Teacher (Sutton) Picture It has already been accepted by many that first and second language acquisition are different. In terms of motivation, although it is accepted that all learners are different; it is very interesting to look at differences in levels – that is peaks and troughs as a student learns a language. As...
  • a tribute to James McMullan

    Nicholas Christiaan Key Stage 2 English Tutor (Dorchester) Picture I can’t pretend I knew James very well. He had contacted me through the Tutor Pages last month.   We’d been texting, emailing and speaking over the phone for the last month – every few days or so. He’d text cheerfully: ‘morning sir! are you available for a chat?’ and then we’d...
  • Comprehension In English

    Padma Key Stage 2 English Tutor (Manchester) Picture In my four years of experience I found that many children struggling in English comprehension. Comprehension is a fiction or non-fiction story given for the children to read and are expected to answer some questions based on the comprehension. The easy way to do comprehension is lots of...