Are you looking for a vocabulary tutor near you? You aren’t the only parent or student that is! Students are learning more and more at earlier ages. English has the largest vocabulary of any of the 2,700 languages spoken on Earth. The Oxford English Dictionary approximately 171,000 +/- words but over 600,000 words and word phrases. That’s where a private vocabulary tutor can assist! They can work with you or your child in several areas and at the student’s level.
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Christina S. Sterling VA.
Humanities Teacher: 4th Grade through Adult
My teacher handed me the Iliad when I was fourteen, and I hated it. Eight years and two full tours of the Great Books later, I had learned to like the Western Canon but not how to understand or study it. I still felt like a person at a feast with a stuffy nose. Then I got hired to write Literature class plans and suddenly there was no more "try." What happened next was stranger than fiction, but that's a story I'll save for later. For now, can you relate to my experience? Maybe they kee... Read more
American History, Vocabulary, Grammar, European History, Reading, Writing, Geography, English
Kristin S. Leesburg VA.
Master English Teacher and Reading/ELL/GED Tutor
Hello! Thank you for viewing my tutoring profile! I am a Virginia licensed teacher in 9-12 English, K-12 ESL, and K-12 Reading with 21 years of high school teaching experience. After graduating from James Madison University and completing my student teaching, I taught 9th grade English in Fairfax County for five years and in Loudoun County for seven years. I completed my Master's Degree in Reading through Shenandoah University in 2011 and am a licensed K-12 Reading Specialist. I have been a H... Read more
Vocabulary, Reading, Writing, English, ESL/ESOL, Literature, GED, Study Skills
Hadi E. Sterling VA.
English teaching is my passion.
Hello there I have been teaching English to all age groups and levels for over 20 years.All my learners can start talking English really quickly because of the following reasons: 1. I strongly believe interaction should be maximized. 2. Fluency is more important than Accuracy. 3. I let them help with lesson planning and topics. 4. I know how to sustain both motivation and dynamism in my classrooms. 5. Personalization can inspire the learners to speak more willingly. 6. I take my learne... Read more
Vocabulary, Grammar, Writing, English, ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
Mary G. Reston VA.
Cornell University Alumna Specializing in Math and Science Tutoring
Hello, my name is Mary! I obtained my B.A. in Biological Sciences from Cornell University and my M.S. in Data Science from The George Washington University. I have over 2 years of high school math and science tutoring experience. Through tutoring, I hope to encourage and help students in their math and science courses. Also, I hope to inspire students to pursue careers in STEAM.... Read more
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, American History, Biology, Chemistry, Vocabulary, Geometry, Prealgebra
Sharon K. Chantilly VA.
NYU Grad for English/ Writing Tutoring
I graduated from New York University with a degree in Education Studies. After two semesters of vigorous writing courses, I took on more writing workshops in my free time to aid my peers and friends with essay writing. These experiences have sharpened my eyes to notice sentence structure, appreciate the power of storytelling, and utilize writing as a tool for effective communication. I?m looking forward to journeying through the process of writing and learning English with you! ... Read more
Vocabulary, Writing, ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
Karen J. Leesburg VA.
Tutoring tailored for YOUR child's special needs!
Welcome to WyzAnt! I'm glad you found me here. I have a Master's Degree Education and have primarily taught K-3. I am a veteran public school teacher, however, I choose to tutor one-on-one to meet the individual needs of children with success. There are a variety of learning styles, teaching styles, and personalities. I strive to learn about my clients and design lessons customized to fit their needs. You'll find my personal hands-on approach to learning will benefit your child immensely!... Read more
Vocabulary, Grammar, Prealgebra, Reading, Writing, ESL/ESOL, TOEFL, Spelling
Evyn G. Leesburg VA.
Experienced English Literature, Elementary, and ESOL Teacher
I have 8 years of teaching and tutoring experience. I taught English for one year in Seoul, South Korea, and then I taught for seven years in the Virginia public school system. I was an English Learner teacher at two different elementary schools in Arlington, VA. I served as lead teacher for six out of the seven years. I've worked with all ages of students--Kindergarten through adult! I love the moment when something suddenly "clicks" for a student. The relationships I build with my studen... Read more
American History, Vocabulary, Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Writing, Geography, English
Abdul F. Reston VA.
English Tutor and Bilingual Interpreter
Abdul H. F. My name is Abdul H. Frough. and I would like to help you achieve your goals by learning new skills and culture in a comfortable and fun atmosphere. I have been living in the United States since 2016. I learned so many things here. I have been teaching for over ten years now. Along with teaching languages, I am a professional bilingual translator for the last several years that I worked for local and international organizations. For some reason, I chose to start a teaching career... Read more
Vocabulary, Geography, English, ESL/ESOL, World History, Proofreading, Farsi
Srihita N. Aldie VA.
Carnegie Mellon Engineering Major Available for Math Tutoring
Hello! I'm Srihita and I'm a student at Carnegie Mellon University majoring in Materials Science Engineering. I tutored throughout high school working with elementary school kids through an outreach program as well as middle and high school kids through Math Honor Society. I love being able to help a student finally understand a topic that they've been struggling with and look forward to helping you in the best way that I can. Each person is different and learns in a different way and I ende... Read more
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Vocabulary, Prealgebra, Precalculus, ACT English, ACT Math, Elementary Math
Caitlin P. Chantilly VA.
Experienced Tutor - Reading/Writing, Algebra, Spanish
I have had a lot of experience tutoring elementary school students, middle school students, and high school students. I love tutoring because looking back on my study habits during the time, there are many things I would have done differently that I like to relay to my students. I have had tutors and mentors in the past who have given me various tips to excel in school and I am incredibly grateful for them. I love being able to help in any way I can so that my students can excel and grow in... Read more
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, American History, Biology, Vocabulary, Grammar, Reading, Spanish
- Determining the meaning of a word based on its use
- Learning to sort familiar words into categories based on their meaning (for example, colors, shapes, etc.)
- Recognizing base words and their inflections (for example, cook, cooks, cooked, cooking)
- Identify the words that make up a contraction
- Understand compound words
- Identify common synonyms, antonyms, and homonyms
- Use knowledge of the root of a word to determine its meaning
- Analyze words for roots and affixes, including Greek and Latin roots
Depending upon the student’s grade and level, a vocabulary tutor can assist in class prep, homework, study and test review & preparation. It doesn’t take long for a student to feel more comfortable and confident in their vocabulary skills and abilities.We make it simple to get started! To begin improving your grades today, check out our tutor listings and just send them a message to learn more and see if there’s a fit. We make it easy and fast to get help. You also are not billed for the 1st hour if there’s not a fit. But with our tools, reviews and confidential conversations with tutors before starting, we’re sure you can find a private ttor that will help you reach your goals beginning now!