Tutor profile: Tanya W.
Subject: Basic Math
Can you relate real life experiences to teach basic math?
Using real life experiences help in learning basic math. Following recipes, counting money, pairing numbers, and going to the grocery stores are ways learners are already watching math in real life.
Subject: Early Childhood Education
How important is the home-school connection to young learners?
The home-school connection is essential when young learners are learning new things. Some of the basic things they will read about they can build a connection to from something at home. Parents are these young learners first teacher.
What are some of the strategies you use to get your students engaged?
Pulling prior knowledge from my students to see what they already know and get their interests. I relate my lessons to things that interest them to hold their attention and teach as we move on.