Triangle South Literacy Works

600 S Magnolia Ave Dunn, NC 28334

910-891-4111     director@tslitworks.org
 
 

Tutor 

We would like to welcome our new tutors.

Kathy Westbrook (Four Oaks)

Vertna Devine

Jessica Leon

Mary Noviello

Anthony Lomando





 
Tutor Resources 

Managing Challenging Tutoring Situation

Strategic Tutoring Checklist (Please copy, paste and complete)

 

Tutor:  _______________________                                        Location: __________________________

 

Introduction

 

DID I

_____1) Greet the student?

_____2) Have a connection conversation?  (common interests, personal)

_____3) Share a plan for the tutoring session?

_____4) Begin within 3-5 minutes?

 

 

Teaching

 

DID I:

MODEL strategy for the student?

____1) Ask the student to watch and listen

____2) Model (Think out loud) while using strategy correctly?

 

GUIDE the student’s practice with the strategy (WE DO)?

 

____1) Ask the student to briefly review the steps of the strategy

____2) Watch and support the student as he or she uses each part of the new strategy.

____3) Provide positive feedback and corrective feedback as needed?

 

SUPPORT the student’s independent practice with the strategy. (You DO)

 

____1) Cue the student to use the strategy independently on an assignment

____2) Periodically check on the student’s progress

____3) Provide positive and corrective feedback as needed

 

Transfer

 

DID I:

____1) Celebrate progress toward becoming an independent learner

____2) Develop a plan for using strategies in other places?

                 ____ a. Identify a place

                 ____b. Identify an assignment and when to independently use the skill or strategy.

 

____3) Provide positive and corrective feedback as necessary?

 

Books

Life Prints
Challenger Series 
Laubach Way to Reading
Laubach Way to Writing
Step Forward
Step Up to Math