Shelby - Prof academic english - Iowa City

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Shelby

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  • Hourly rate $17
  • Response Time 24h
Shelby - Prof academic english - Iowa City

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  • Academic English
  • Reading
  • Literature
  • Literacy
  • Creative writing
  • Essay writing

English and Literature Instructor offering tutoring to all ages in the Iowa City area

Lesson location

    • At Shelby's house: Iowa City

    • webcam
    • at your home : will travel up to 10 km

About Shelby

I recently graduated with my masters, and during my two years of study, I taught "Interpretation of Literature". The course focused on developing students critical reading and essay writing skills. I created the course syllabi, designed lesson plans, and graded students' work.

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About the lesson

  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • +6
  • levels :

    Elementary School

    Middle School

    Sophomore

    Junior

    Senior

    Advanced Technical Certificate

    College / University

    Adult Education

    MBA

  • English

All languages in which the lesson is available :

English

My teaching philosophy aims to get students collaborating with me and (if applicable) their peers. By giving students a voice, they are able to gain crucial critical thinking skills needed for reading and interpreting literature. Equally important to critical thinking is confidence. By showing students their voice is valuable, they are able build the confidence needed to write effectively. In an evaluation, one of my students wrote, “[Shelby] is open to what everyone offers to the conversation and creates a judgment free environment.”

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Rates

Hourly rate

  • $17

Pack Prices

  • 5h: $85
  • 10h: $170

webcam

  • $17/h

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