Anna - Prof reading - Cypress

The Anna profile and its contact details have been verified by our team.


  • Hourly rate $25
  • Response Time 24h
Anna - Prof reading - Cypress
  • 5 (1 reviews)


See Reading tutors

Unfortunately, this tutor is unavailable

  • Reading
  • Literature
  • Creative writing
  • Essay writing
  • Poetry

Certified language arts teacher coaches students in writing a collaborative novel online.

Lesson location

    • at your home : will travel up to 10 km

About Anna

I have been teaching English, Language Arts, and Reading since 2000. I have taught up to 150 students in one year, but I find that I work best with about 60 students because I want to provide more individual feedback. A few of my students have become published authors, and they have won ribbons for their writing in writing competitions!

See more

About the lesson

  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • +3
  • levels :

    Elementary School

    Middle School




    College / University

  • English

All languages in which the lesson is available :


I am a certified English, Language Arts, and Reading Teacher with a passion for creative writing. I was also the production editor of my college's literary magazine. I am trained to help develop writing on an individual level. My focus goes beyond teaching spelling and grammar, generating ideas, and teaching organization. I want to develop a deeper writer. I want to help my students create writing that flows well and captivates the audience from the first sentence. I also want to help my students develop a strong voice in their characters, and make the reader feel like they are part of the story. I do that by teaching all 6 traits of writing: ideas, organization, mechanics AND sentence fluency, word choice, and voice.

I teach 5 different levels of writing classes: 4th & 5th grade, 6th - 8th grade, 9th - 12th grade, and adult enrichment.

From September through May, each class is 5 weeks long, with 1 session each week. The first session will begin with a captivating story starter. Each session will focus on a different part of writing, and it will end with the students contributing their own writing for the next part of the story. They submit the writing to me, and I send back revision suggestions. When their writing is ready I submit it for anonymous peer-voting. Each subsequent session begins with a winning continuation of the story.

Here is the lay out for the class:

Week 1: Genre Introduction & Building a Story
Students will be able to define the genre of the story (realistic fiction, humor, action & adventure, or science fiction) and write a chapter of rising action that adds to the development of the story.

Week 2: Character Development & Rising Action
Students will be able to apply character development techniques in writing a chapter of rising action that adds to the development of the story.

Week 3: Word Choice & Story Climax
Students will be able to use descriptive word choices and eliminate clichés in writing a chapter of climactic action that highlights the core problem or issue of the story.

Week 4: Dialogue & Falling Action
Campers will be able to incorporate dialogue-writing techniques into their work while writing a chapter of falling action that supports transition from the story climax to the conclusion.

Week 5: Review & Resolution
Campers will be able to utilize each of the previously learned techniques in their own work while writing a chapter of resolution that concludes the story.

From June through August, I teach the same class format, but I pick up the pace. Each class is 5 days long rather than 5 weeks long.

See more


Hourly rate

  • $25

Pack Prices

  • 5h: $125
  • 10h: $250



Other tutors in Reading

  • Award Winning Freelance Writer with 7 years of experience looking to give writing classes



    5 (5 reviews)

    I teach writing to various ages from elementary school through high school. I use a student-centered approach to teaching...

    • $75/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • A graduate of Bachelor of Secondary Education Major In English and a Licensed Professional Teacher since 2019



    4.8 (4 reviews)

    -Bachelor's degree holder in Education major in English (2019) -Licensed Professional Teacher (2019) -TESOL Certificate...

    • $14/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Charity Jenkins , your favorite tutor who will help you with anything and get your mind going fun and easy



    5 (1 reviews)

    My teaching method is going in sections instead of just doing the whole part in one . I like to break down something to help...

    • $20/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • English major teaches English, literature, grammar, and creative writing and essay skills in The Woodlands, TX


    The Woodlands

    5 (1 reviews)

    I enjoy teaching students a new spin on writing compelling essays, expressing themselves through creative writing, and...

    • $20/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Law school graduate will teach you necessary reading and writing skills to succeed.



    My lesson plan will focus on the techniques that will be utilized for reaching your level of potential in the skill that you...

    • $20/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • UCLA Grad/English Tutor who probably likes what you like: tacos, Lady Gaga, kickboxing. So I'm not some weird old person; I will actually connect what we are reading and writing to life.


    South Gate

    I care that you learn in a stress-free environment. Reading material exposes us to some really awesome topics - like love,...

    • $13/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Do you want SUCCESS in school? Enjoy specialized fun tutoring with Elizabeth!


    Surf City

    My teaching method is auditory, visual and kinesthetic. I believe that learning is a whole body experience where one learns...

    • $30/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Recent graduate seeking to help children strengthen in areas they need to improve on.


    Warner Robins

    I plan to fully understand the students’ weak areas first. Then, I will use my best judgement to navigate solving their...

    • $45/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Literature enthusiast with a passion for classic and historical fiction and experience in poetry and creative writing.



    My teaching method is very hands on, I like to approach teaching by working on the task at hand through the student's own...

    • $50/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Student journalist assisting in middle school and high school English assignments from home in the Inland Empire



    I am very patient. My approach is to lead students to find solutions, not simply telling them what to do and what not to do....

    • $17/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Ingenious Productivity in Chicago: Literature Advancement, the basic skills to take words from paper and make them life



    I can help if you are willing to be helped but I can not tell you what to write. I'm good at getting the foundation down....

    • $16/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • A College student willing to help others succeed in Literature in IN


    South Whitley

    I am looking to help students through K-12. My goal is to help students succeed and better understand what they are...

    • $15/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Secondary English teacher in Roanoke gives lessons from home via online learning.


    Cave Spring

    My approach to teaching is to take several different approaches. No two students learn the same way, so my teaching methods...

    • $20/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Skilled teacher and writer with 37 years experience teaches classical Greek and Hebrew languages



    I read Ancient Greek and Hebrew on a regular basis and have taught these languages in a wide variety of settings for the...

    • $37/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Accomplished tutor in Rexburg provides essay proofreading and general English homework help



    My approach to tutoring is straightforward. First we would examine the type of work you are struggling with and plan how to...

    • $12/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • ESL/TESOL trained English/Special Education Teacher in Milwaukee with a Master's degree in Education



    I approach each topic by putting the student in a role and giving them a task to accomplish. When students are interacting...

    • $35/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • Former College English Professor and Business Executive in Wisconsin ready to Provide Help in all Aspects of Communicating in English.



    My approach to each person requesting my help is based on the philosophy that I must thoroughly understand his or her point...

    • $50/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • I Graduated Lone Star College with my AA I am a Full time student (online) at SFASU obtaining my BA in human development and family studies.  I have worked with kids for many years in many settings.



    I have a variety of material that will help students who are struggling in any K-12 subject. It’s not all on paper, we...

    • $15/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • I recently graduated from High School with my Associate's Degree. I love to help high school students learn to better understand how to break down advanced literature and write analytically.



    I don't like to give the correct answers. Instead, I'll teach you how to think in a way that will allow you to find the...

    • $25/h
    • 1st lesson free!
  • College Student hoping to help Grade school level kids do well in English!



    I will ask the student what their homework is. What they are struggling with and then decide where to go from there.

    • $14/h
    • 1st lesson free!