### Math & Science Tutor Projects

#### Videos

• "The Ideal Tutor" Helping a student with slope, with analysis of professionalism, tutoring techniques, and learning styles.
• "Tutor Training Project" Helping a student with algebra, with subtitles showing Five Step method, beyond Plug 'n Chug, and using multi-sensory approaches.

• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBPPaWgLXPU  "The Five Step Method for tutoring math" shows a tutor helping a statistics students with a simple probability problem and demonstrates effective tutoring techniques.

• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9ApSuiWMAs "Ways to become a reflective tutor" demonstrates a tutor helping a student graph a system of linear inequalities using the Five Step method. (Note: at 4:58, the line drawn should have been a dashed line, not a solid line.)

#### Handouts and Presentations

What's Redox Anyway? A tutor's guide to teaching oxidation-reduction problems (presentation)

The Arc Length of a Circle  (document)

How to introduce standard deviation in different types of distribution

Order of Operations

Who Am I? (how to write a chemical formula of ionic compound from name)

Solving a System of Equations

Word problem with a system of two equations

How to solve the arc length of a circle using a unit circle as an example (Math 41/51)

Resources for tutor projects:

Stages of Group Formation (Forming, Storming,Norming, Performing)

Antelope Valley College Math Handouts

Information for Tutors
Building: ATC 3rd Floor and S43

CONTACTS
Diana Alves De Lima
Phone:408.864.8485

Melissa Aguilar
Phone:
408.864.5422