As parents you know how important reading, writing, speaking, and spelling are for success in all aspects of life. That’s why you can be assured when you come to Tall Poppy tutoring, you will be able to choose from our tier of tutors the best qualified, exemplary tutor for your particular needs in the subject of general English.
Using real-life examples from a a wide range of printed and multimodal texts which contain unfamiliar ideas and information, tutors will guide students so that they can effectively describe the purpose, organisation and point of view of informative texts and analyse the characterisation, setting and plot of stories. Students will be able to support their interpretations with evidence from the texts, analyse how meanings and messages are conveyed, and identify cause and effect.
Using the reading students do as a stepping stone to writing excellence, students will work on being able to generally write a variety of texts for different audiences and purposes. They will use a variety of sentence structures, a range of vocabulary and accurate punctuation. Using real-life research, students will be able to write expositorily.l
For spelling, children will be able to spell common words and a range of less frequently used words such as ‘glimpsed’ and ‘knowledge’. They will be able to use their understanding of sounds and word meaning to proofread and correct spelling errors.
Reading, writing, and spelling are critical skills for success in the 21st century. From the moment you choose to use Tall Poppy, you will be pleased with the final results in whatever subject you choose.