Language Arts

Customized, personal language and literature tutoring for all ages. I offer group and individual lessons in reading, writing, vocabulary, and test preparation. Ten years experience education and completely mobile (within the greater bay area)!

Intelligent entertainment for the thinking family. Literature comes alive with award-wining storytelling and performance by Jim Weiss.

When 6th grader Talal said he was "Hooked from the start," he was talking about a unique book written for middle level homeschool students who are tired of the same old grammar stuff and want to have fun while they learn.

Contact: Lee B. Woods

Online (IEW) writing classes for grades 4 - 12. Live virtual classroom setting; which are also recorded for future viewing. Interactive, informative and fun! Various levels offered. Classes meet every other week, September through May. Homework given. Feedback / evaluations provided
Contact: Eva Goldstein-Meola E

What should I teach my child about Language Arts this year? Where can I find all of that information in just one book? Answer: California English Language Arts Standards De-Constructed (available for grades 2 to 10).


Jungle Rescue by Timothy Peters. Fourteen-year-old pilot, Josh Powers, must fly into the jungles of a Central American country to rescue his father from notorious drug dealers. Available on Amazon and Kindle
Contact: Timothy Peters
URL: Facebook-Timothy Peters


Free, interactive resources online featuring Latin/Greek root-based activities.

REACH for Literacy provides a "no training necessary" step-by-step format for parents to use with children ages 4-7. RFL prepares and takes a child through learning to read & write. Includes: phonics, phonemes, handwriting, comprehension, spelling & more. Contact: Dr. Rena M. Walker at

Reading therapy specializing in Orton-Gillingham methodology. Custom lesson plans including explicit, multi-sensory instruction beneficial to all readers, especially grades K-3. Let's learn together!

Contact: Marianne Brooks



Sublime storytelling of world myth cycles and folktales, with live harp accompaniment. Friday morning story hours in SF near GG Park. Come make a circle of magic!

Contact: Claudia Dudley

    Link to the HSC conference website.     
                         August 6-August 9, 2015