Here you will find different presentations, websites, media, and articles to support your tutor sessions, relationship-building, and context about math & literacy.
Remember to connect with your teachers for the best methods and learning strategies that they use!

  • Teaching Tolerance: Teaching Strategies
  • Scholastic: Lessons and ideas for ELA; you can sort by grade levels and activities.
  • Colorin Colorado: A bilingual site for educators and families of English language learners; find ELL strategies and best practices.
  • Selecting Reading Materials: Guidelines for Developing the Resources in Your Tutoring Library
  • Reading Rockets: Launching young readers
  • Key Tools for Implementing Evidence-Based Literacy Instruction: Check out the top 4 bullets!
    • Foundational Skills to Support Reading for Understanding in Kindergarten Through 3rd Grade.
    • Improving Reading Comprehension in Kindergarten Through 3rd Grade.
    • Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners in Elementary and Middle School.
    • Effective Literacy and English Language Instruction for English Learners in the Elementary Grades.
  • Literacy Extension Packet Grades 3-5 (From Orientation): This packet provides an overview of how to approach literacy tutoring (e.g. ideas and activities, concepts for multiple levels, etc.)
  • Tutoring Strategies for Emerging Readings PreK-2 (From Orientation): This packet provides an overview of how to approach literacy tutoring with emerging readers. Emergent literacy is a gradual process that takes place over time form birth until a child can read and write in what we consider to be a conventional sense.


*To count these trainings toward your timesheet/hours, you can fill out this reflection form for each starred* training or online module/video.