Mercy T.

Upper Primary English Tutor

Home tutor in Asokoro, Abuja

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Lesson

Most of the experiences I have acquired in Upper Primary English have been mostly from home tutoring and with brilliant results. Upper Primary English is basically a progression from Lower Primary English in both the Nigerian and British curriculums. The modules for Upper Primary English Language are similar to Lower Primary English with focuses on:

English Comprehension: Identifying the main idea, themes and figures of speech as well as making inferences, and themes.

Grammar and Punctuation: Use of appropriate punctuation marks like commas and quotation marks in writings and use of tenses (present, past and future).

Spelling and Vocabulary: Spelling high frequency with multiple string letters, finding their dictionary meanings, and using same in the right context in sentence constructions.

Writing: Separating ideas into paragraphs, and the use of quotation marks in recounting stories.

Pupils are engaged in lots of practical tasks to consolidate of their learning.

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About

 I am English graduate from the University of Uyo and currently reside in Abuja - FCT.

Over the past six years, I have enjoyed a fulfilling and rewarding career as an English teacher, tutoring various KS1 and 2 year groups in the British and Nigerian curriculums. 

 I have also tutored KS 3 and A levels  students in preparing  for the Cambridge Checkpoint IGCSE exams and the American Scolastic Aptitude Test( SAT) with remarkable results.

 I am passionate about  writing, and am keen to pass on my knowlegde in this area  to youngsters who might find it a bit challenging.

I am delighted  to be a part of this community of teachers and look forward to commencing tutoring engagements.

 

 

 

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Education

  • BA English Language

    Sep 1997 - Jan 2002

    University of Uyo

Experience

  • Class teacher - Year 1

    Oct 2015 - Feb 2018

    FAMAKS British School, Abuja

    • Planning, preparing and teaching English Language, the International. Primary Curriculum (IPC), other subjects of the British Curriculum. • Creating displays to encourage a positive learning environment. • Organizing the classroom and learning resources • Continuous Assessment and results collating • Liaising with school authorities and parents on pupils' progress report to encourage a child’s holistic development. • Working with colleagues to plan and co ordinate work

  • Public Relations Manager

    Nov 2009 - Aug 2011

    Minds of Creation - Media Consultants

    • Media Consultants to the Cross River State Government • Exclusive reporting of events of the Cross River State Government • Liaising with various media houses across Nigeria towards publication and publicity of the activities of the Governor and First Lady of Cross River State • Event Management and Coordination of the Carnival Calabar Queen. • Editing and Publishing of the Carnival Calabar Queen magazine and other tourism related publications • Writing, editing and publishing articles of Non Governmental Organisations of the First Lady: (Mothers Against Child Abandonment) MACA and Destiny's Children.