Upper Primary English Tutor
Home tutor in Ikeja, Lagos
Upper Primary English Tutor
The English language is a beautiful language that is being spoken in all the continents of the world. I have taught pupils in the upper primary the major aspects of English: Grammar, Spelling, Creative Writing and Comprehension. The beauty of these aspects is that the extent of the mastery of the first two mentioned would reflect in the last two mentioned aspects and extends to even Reading and Speaking.
During my years of experience, I have found out the importance of exposing children at their early stages to reading books on diverse categories: fiction and nonfiction, listening/watching good movies and meaning conversations on TV or Internet as well as encouraging them to use their imaginations to write and draw stories.
I have helped many pupils to prepare for diverse entrance exams in English Language and have taught the various aspects at this level to pupils at different classes.
Ibukun A. also teaches
A passionate and dedicated educator who seeks to deliver effective teaching using diverse contemporary approaches (e-learning/ instructional technology) to make concepts real and interesting to learners as well as to meet the dynamic demands of the educational system. I have had the experience of teaching children of different age-groups ranging from the Primary level to the Secondary level for eight (8) years. Teaching, to me, is more than an enterprise but an art I am very passionate about. My goal is to channel this passion and energy into the teaching of Chemistry and Mathematics using diverse approaches to make it real and interesting. I am a graduate of Chemistry Education from the University of Benin. I have participated in several training like the British Council'sTKT (Teaching Knowledge Tests) - Band 3 and Understanding Dyslexia: A Guide for Teachers which has equipped me to become a better educator.
Feb 2011 - Feb 2015
University of Benin
English, Numeracy and Science Teacher
Sep 2017 - Present
The following were my roles/duties in Shebah School: • Creating lesson plans for English Language, Numeracy and Science subjects. • Exposing the students to various examination questions set by standard examination bodies/schools. • Assessing and evaluating pupils on the various topics learnt by the pupils. • Presenting a report every half term on pupils' progress and performance. • Identifying the areas of strength and weakness of each pupil during assessment. • Working with the pupils individually and collectively focusing on their areas of weaknesses and improving on their strengths. • Communicating pupils' progress to parents and proffers advice on how they can help their children improve. • Developing programmes and activities for the Reading/Literacy Club and other events/duties delegated by the school authority. • Delivering PowerPoint presentations on global issues and International dates. • Organizing in-house training for staff and colleagues. • Organizing STEM activities for pupils.
Apr 2018 - Present
The Mathematics Place
I prepare students for Science exams in Checkpoints. I also prepare students for Chemistry exams in WASSCE, JME, IGCSE and SAT.
Oct 2018 - Present
I deliver unprepared speeches and actively participate in meetings.
Project Management Instructor
Feb 2016 - Present
The House That Wisdom Built Ministry
Delivering lectures on Project Management topics. Assessing students and giving feedback.