May 9, 2019

Book Talk: Questions You Can Ask Your Children About Their Reading

         Engaging in conversation with your children about the books they are reading not only helps build their vocabulary; and better text comprehension, but it also sets them up for success. It encour...

May 2, 2019

Multiplication Fact Fluency

              In order for children to grow academically in math with concepts such as number sense, problem solving skills, algebra skills, and other higher order math concepts, students need to be fluent in their basic multiplication facts....

November 5, 2018

Repetition is important and essential in the learning process.

Repetition provides the practice children need to master skills. Whether it is math, literature concepts, or anything in between repetition is pivotal. It helps to improve speed, confidence and strengthens...

September 25, 2018

Comprehension and critical thinking go hand in hand. If your child is unable to fully understand a passage it may be due to the lack of critical thinking skills. While reading a passage students have to think critically in order to draw conclusions and make inferences....

September 12, 2018

Fostering Independence

      At Jill Abrams Tutoring we strive for our students to be able to think and work independently. We provide all the skills needed in order to do so. Our ultimate aim is to teach students to become independent learners and have confidence. Crit...

August 27, 2018

         

Technology is the future for our younger generations. Teachers are now emerging technology into the classroom using iPads, laptops, smartboards and digital cameras to just name a few. The school district is now requiring standardized tests...