Monthly Archives: May 2012

Share Your Summer Reading Stories

What a way to kick off the summer for our students! Most San Francisco tutors have  been given new books to give to their one-on-one students to read over the summer.  Oakland tutors were either given the books last week … Continue reading

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Connect with ECBA

Hello Tutors and Mentors, Experience Corps Bay Area is expanding our communication by using social media.  Follow us, tweet us, +1 us, like us, and post us to stay better connected (especially over the summer). If you are a Facebook … Continue reading

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Read Aloud Book List #2

I am continuing with book lists from The Read-Aloud Handbook, by Jim Trelease. The Complete Adventures of Peter Rabbit By Beatrix Potter, Grades Preschool – 1 Corduroy By Don Freeman, Grades Preschool – 2  A Day’s Work  By Eve Bunting, Grades … Continue reading

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April Tips for Tutors

April Tips for Tutors Prefixes and Suffixes   As children begin to read multisyllabic words frustration can set in.  Many words that a child has the tools to read just look too big and scary, and often a child will … Continue reading

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