Elementary & Middle School Subjects

Elementary School (K-5)

Science: Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, Earth & Space Sciences, Engineering, Technology, Applications of Science, Human Body Biology, Basic Biology, Basic Chemistry, Basic Physics

Math: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, Long Division, Fractions, Decimals, Percents, Word Problems, Basic Algebra, Basic Geometry, Measurements, Algebraic Operations, Base 10 Operations


Reading: Basic Reading, Phonics, Word Recognition, Vocabulary, Spelling

Writing: Standard English Conventions, Sentence Structure, Paragraph Writing, Organization, Communication 

History/Social Studies: Community, Culture, Geography, World History, Country History, State History, Economics, Government, Social Studies

Languages: Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, French 

SSAT (Elementary): Reading, Verbal, Quantitative (Math), Essay (Writing)

Robbie, Evan, Nick, Tets ,and Alex tutor all Elementary School subjects

Language: Chinese (Evan levels 1-4 and Tets levels 1-3), Japanese (Tets), Spanish (Robbie), and French (Alex)

Middle School (6-8)

Science: Continuation of Elementary Science, Structure and Properties of Matter, Chemical Reactions, Forces and Interactions, Energy, Waves & Electromagnetic Radiation, Basic Biology, Basic Chemistry, Basic Physics

Math: Ratios & Proportional Relationships, Number System, Expressions & Equations, Geometry, Statistics & Probability, Word Problems, Algebra


Reading: Text Complexity, Text Type, Comprehension, Connotation/Denotation and Context/Text/Subtext

Writing: Writing Types (Research, Arguments, Explanatory/Informational Texts, Narratives, Descriptions, etc.), Organization, Outlines, Communication, Standard English Conventions, Vocabulary, Word Choice, Voice

History/Social Studies: Chronological Thinking, Research, Evidence, Point of View, Ancient Civilizations, World History, World Geography, United States History, Independence, Constitution, Civil War, Foreign Policy 

Languages: Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, French 

SSAT (Middle): Reading, Verbal, Quantitative (Math), Essay (Writing)

Robbie, Evan, Nick, Maya, Tets, and Alex tutor all Middle School subjects

Language: Chinese (Evan levels 1-4 and Tets levels 1-3), Japanese (Tets), Spanish (Robbie, Alex) and French (Maya)

Organizational Tutoring & Executive Function Coaching

Organizational Tutoring/Executive Function Coaching: 

This is for students who need help developing the skills needed to budget time, create schedules and follow through. The goal is to improve studying, planning, and completing work for all courses. 

Alex works with students in Organizational Tutoring and Executive Function Coaching. Other tutors may also have experience in this area.

Learning Differences

Learning Differences:

Alex has experience working with students who have learning differences, including, but not limited to, ADD/ADHD, Anxiety, Autism,  Dyscalculia, Dysgraphia, Dyslexia, and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Other tutors also have specific experience with learning differences such as ADHD and  Dyslexia.

Alex has vast experience working with students with a variety of Learning Differences. Several other tutors have experience working with certain Learning Differences, such as ADHD and Dyslexia.

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