2014 - Lorna Whitson - Supporting Children with Reading and Phonics (Level 1) 2015 - Lorna Whitson - Short Course on Teaching Grammar, Comprehension and Vocabulary
2015 PSLE results (English) of my learners
1) A* from A (Maris Stella) & is now in IP track
2) C from F (Paya Lebar Methodist Girls)
3) Pri 5 A* (English, Paya Lebar Methodist Girls)
4) K2 P1 Preparatory & Phonics and Reading. Learner can now identify words and gained confidence and interest in picking a book and read to anyone.
I focus on the foundation and the grasp the concepts of all the subjects that I teach. I will break down the concepts of learning into smaller components so that my students are able to grasp and understand better, especially for students who have difficulty following in class. After which we will reinforce the lessons by practices. The first lesson will be more of a familiarisation for both my student and I. I will go through their homework and other concepts that the student needs help with before establishing the grounds of teaching. I am extremely patient and approachable, which is very good for students who feel frustrated that they could not grasp the concept of the subject. I am stern yet amiable so most of my students do not have a problem with reaching out to me to express their problems on a given subject. I go through recaps of previous lessons before embarking on a new lesson as I believe that students generally improve through reinforced learning. Being a co-trainer in my line of work helps me to better meet expectations of students in their studies. I've seen improvements in PSLE exams for my students an
Commitment Level I can start as soon as possible