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Chantel R - Tutor in Brakfontein

I am a newly qualified BEd (Foundation Phase) teacher having just graduated Cum Laude from Stellenbosch University. I have gained teaching experience throughout my studies to becoming a teacher. I enjoy working with children and I acknowledge that all learners are different and that they require different needs. My passion lies with teaching and learning, and I seek to assist learners in reaching their full potential. I have the ability to adapt the curriculum and content to suit the learner’s needs.

Tutor basics
Teaching places

Students Home and Online

Travelling distance

Chantel will travel 40km from Brakfontein, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Languages spoken

Chantel speaks English

Experience
2020-10-05 - 2020-10-30
Student teacher

As a student teacher, I took on the role of the assistant teacher and I assisted with all duties in and outside the classroom. I was able to plan and implement lesson plans for all academic areas in alignment with the CAPS curriculum and managed the classroom independently implementing positive discipline strategies.

Education
2017-02-06 - 2020-12-14
BEd in General Education (Foundation Phase) - Stellenbosch University

I have recently graduated Cum Laude at Stellenbosch University with Bachelor of Education degree specialising in Foundation Phase teaching.

Subjects taught
  • Mathematics

    I am able to offer tutoring services to primary school learners to assist with mathematical skills. I have taught maths at Foundation Phase level and have assisted struggling learners. I believe that success in this area relies on whether the basics of mathematical concepts are understood and therefore I focus on the ensuring the foundation is there and from there we build on those foundations.

    Chantel teaches Mathematics at Primary School level(s)

  • English Language and Literature

    I am able to offer tutoring services to primary school learners to assist with English language skills in particular, those following the CAPS curriculum. I am able to assist in all areas of English including listening, speaking, reading and phonics, and writing and even handwriting. My teaching skills are varied, fun and engaging for younger learners.

    Chantel teaches English Language and Literature at Primary School level(s)

  • Writing

    I have assisted learners in using their creativity to produce stories or pieces of writing with well-constructed sentences using the correct vocabulary. Good writing skills are important as they help to improve communication and thinking skills.

    Chantel teaches Writing at Primary School level(s)

  • Vocabulary

    I am an English home language speaker and I am proficient in different terminology suitable for young learners. I have taught new vocabulary to Foundation Phase learners, having focused on spelling, pronunciation and building context around the word.

    Chantel teaches Vocabulary at Primary School level(s)