Kerry H.

Kerry H.

£24 - £26 /hr

Biology (Bachelors) - Bristol University

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About me

Hi, my name is Kerry and I have a first class biological sciences degree from Bristol university. Due to current circumstances I am tutoring full time and have a very flexible availability. I know the idea of home schooling your children may be difficult right now and I would love to help with this. I feel my passion for mu subject will enhance my students learning and also remind them that its fun to learn even when we may not be in school.


My field of interest is all th...

Hi, my name is Kerry and I have a first class biological sciences degree from Bristol university. Due to current circumstances I am tutoring full time and have a very flexible availability. I know the idea of home schooling your children may be difficult right now and I would love to help with this. I feel my passion for mu subject will enhance my students learning and also remind them that its fun to learn even when we may not be in school.


My field of interest is all things environmental, such as conservation, marine biology and climate change science. In my spare time i love to SCUBA dive both in the UK and abroad, diving makes me so excited about biology as you get to experience first hand all the things we are trying to protect. I also love wildlife photography and oceanography.


Through my own personal experience of revision and taking exams i feel i have picked up a lot of tricks and techniques to help me remember information that i would love to pass onto my students; for example making short questions for myself, teaching the subject to my peers, mindmaps and using mnemonics.

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About my sessions

My lessons will be very visual with an emphasis on diagrams, graphs and illustrations as i feel these are great ways to solidify information in the mind. After discussing with the student their style of learning, things they find difficult and their goals for their studies, i will plan each lesson to fit around this information. The structure will be roughly as follows:

1) A starter: with basic concepts, key words or recap questions from previous lessons.

2) Intended learning outc...

My lessons will be very visual with an emphasis on diagrams, graphs and illustrations as i feel these are great ways to solidify information in the mind. After discussing with the student their style of learning, things they find difficult and their goals for their studies, i will plan each lesson to fit around this information. The structure will be roughly as follows:

1) A starter: with basic concepts, key words or recap questions from previous lessons.

2) Intended learning outcomes

3) The main bulk of the lesson including diagrams, practice questions and revision techniques

4) Question time: an opportunity for the student to highlight anything they still dont understand that we can revisit

5) Feedback: for myself to discuss with the students what they have done well on during the lesson and areas to improve as i think positive encouragement is really important when trying to learn a difficult topic.



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Claire Parent from Aldridge

18 Nov '19

Really thorough thankyou!!!

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Claire Parent from Aldridge

11 Nov '19

Brilliant as ALWAYS

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Claire Parent from Aldridge

21 Oct '19

Brilliant help!! As usual!! Thankyou

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Claire Parent from Aldridge

7 Oct '19

Brilliant help

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Qualifications

SubjectQualificationGrade
BiologyA-levelA
MathsA-levelA
PsychologyA-levelA
LawA-levelA

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Subjects offered

SubjectQualificationPrice
BiologyA Level£26 /hr
ZoologyA Level£26 /hr
BiologyGCSE£24 /hr
MathsGCSE£24 /hr
ZoologyGCSE£24 /hr

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