Don’t Miss Out on Beach Cities Tutoring’s latest Fall options with Experienced, Credentialed Instructors!
Hello All, I hope you are hanging in there with zoom school! If you need any support, we have tutors that offer online as well as in person tutoring using safety precautions in all subject for all grade levels as well as test/finals prep. Below are some of the amazing Fall opportunities. Since many students have suffered during distance learning, we can absolutely catch them up and review as well as preview new material for the upcoming or past year. We also offer SUPPLEMENTAL INSTRUCTION TO GET YOUR CHILD AHEAD. Please do not hesitate to ask any questions you have and we will certainly try to accommodate your requests. Wishing you and your family a safe and healthy start to the school year!
Ivie and the Beach Cities Tutoring Teamhttp://www.beachcitiestutoring.com
Writer’s Workshop Private or Small Group Classes (Janice
Struggling in writing??? Difficulty organizing your thoughts? Agonizing over grammar mistakes?
Beach Cities Tutoring offers summer writing workshops to help students with all aspects of Common Core Writing. Writing workshops will address the following topics, are lead by credentialed teachers and tailored by grade level. Writing workshops can be conducted one on one or with small groups if you have friends that are in the same grade level.
* Reading/analyzing text
* Brainstorming and organizing ideas using graphic organizers
* Writing structure (creating engaging hooks, writing topic/claim, evidence, elaboration, conclusions)
* Editing and Revision of essays
* Expository, Persuasive, and Narrative writingReading Intervention (Grades K-4)Beach Cities Tutoring offers reading intervention, including building fluency, decoding, reading comprehension, recognizing sight words, using context clues. We also have teachers trained in Orton Gillingham (similar to Linda Mood Bell) for students with reading disabilities or difficulties. Teachers provide the materials and you get to choose the frequency and length of sessions
PreK prepHave a pre-schooler entering Kindergarten??? We can help prepare your child with the skills necessary to succeed in Kindergarten. We have preschool teachers and credentialed teachers on staff who will develop a program that will include the teaching of letter recognition, beginning sounds, number recognition, counting, cutting, reading readiness skills, shapes, colors and fine motor skills. Activities and learning games will be short and fun to keep youngsters engaged and excited about learning!
ALGEBRA ONE- As the most important math class students will probably ever take, having a strong foundation in Algebra 1 is crucial to a students’ success in all following math classes. We have credentialed math teachers as well as experience math tutors who can expand on distance learning instruction to ensure students have a firm grasp of Algebra 1 (including test prep, Common Core/word problem practice, test anxiety tips)
If your child is going into 10th, 11th or 12th grade, test prep can greatly improve a student’s comfort level and test scores. We will recommend the best test prep books and teach students general and specific test taking strategies as well as target specific concepts that they are struggling with in the comfort of your own home. Students will take practice tests on their own time so the time with the tutor can be used most effectively. Don’t wait! Inquire about SAT and ACT prep now. Preferred tutors will fill up quickly. For the ISEE, we have tutors who specialize in all levels (Lower, Middle and Upper Level ISEE).
Book Clubs and Reading Comprehension Workshops
Many middle and high school students are asked to read summer novels. Beach Cities Tutoring can lead interactive reading groups and help students highlight important information, analyze key concepts and help with annotation for future writing assignments. For elementary students, we offer reading workshops that will help your child improve their active reading comprehension and vocabulary strategies. This is crucial in ensuring they succeed in all academic subjects. Especially with the Common Core curriculum, reading and writing are heavily intertwined in all subject areas, including Science and Math. We can also assess your child’s current reading level for an additional cost. We also offer facilitated fun book clubs for elementary students to discuss and talk about literature.
Spanish Workshops! (in person and on zoom)
We offer Spanish tutoring for all levels including those 4 years old through university level. Our native speakers make learning Spanish fun and ensure your child will be able to read, write and speak. Most 4 year universities require 3-4 years of a foreign language and being able to speak Spanish will also make your child/teen more competitive in a highly competitive job market. You do not need to be enrolled in a Spanish class but we do also tutor students who are taking summer school or need help reviewing past year material.
Beach Cities Tutoring offers tutoring in C++,Java, AP Java, data structures, algorithms, and discrete math with college graduates who majored in Computer Science.
Middle School/High School Study Skills
Worried that your student doesn’t have the study skills to survive in middle and/or high school! No fear! We offer programs to teach students organization and study skills that will help them in all of their academic classes and life including time management, goal setting, study techniques, note-taking, binder/planner organization, and more.
Private or Small Group Classes
Love movies? Want to learn how to actually write a screenplay? Beach Cities Tutoring is offering an introductory course on screenwriting. Students will learn the fundamentals of screenwriting structure and formatting, how to create compelling characters, how to craft believable dialogue, and how to generate great ideas in the first place. By the end of the course, students will complete a short script and learn the business of how to pitch and sell that script. This course is available one-on-one or in small groups and is led by a professional screenwriter.
This class will cover:
* Screenplay Structure & Formatting
* Character Development
* Crafting Strong Dialogue
* How to Pitch and Sell a Project
Computer Science Class
Thinking about majoring in Computer Science? Want to be introduced to coding? Beach Cities Tutoring is offering a summer workshop introducing students to these topics! Students will gain experience in coding with the popular beginners’ tool: Scratch. More importantly, students will learn to approach and understand problems like computer scientists. Students will be exposed to a few famous and simple to understand algorithms,and practice writing a few of their own all while learning about the process of doing so. Computer Science goes much, much deeper than writing code, and an introduction to its topics and processes is paramount to success in the classroom.