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Christopher offers a discount of 50% on their first / introductory lesson!

Chemistry

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GCSE £50.00£45.00
A-Level £50.00£45.00

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EASTER CHEMISTRY A2 REVISION COURSES. 3rd-6th APRIL.(£160/day) SOUTH MANCHESTER/CHESHIRE REGUS. ACCESS PROFILE FOR MORE DETAILS. LIMITED AVAILABILITY.
CONTACT ME REGARDING INFO ON HOW TO BOOK.

This academic year during the Easter school holidays, I`ll be offering a limited number of places for a daily A2 revision course. The course will run between 08:30-16:30. We`ll spend each session throughout the day looking at each topic's content followed by challenging examination questions related to that topic. I`m an examiner for AQA/OCR so I am able to teach the most effective method of approaching/answering the questions.

Tutoring Experience:

The revision course will run over four days and students will have the option to attend as little as just one day or as many as all four. I’m offering the course on this basis because, as an experienced Chemistry teacher, I’m aware that students will always have particular strengths and weaknesses in certain areas of the chemistry syllabus.

DAY 1 (03/04/18)- Physical
DAY 2 (04/04/18)- Inorganic, amount of substance calculations and analytical techniques
DAY 3 (05/04/18)- Organic
DAY 4 (06/04/19)- Required practical based questions

The course will take place in a meeting room in a SOUTH MANCHESTER/CHESHIRE REGUS. Courses will run between 8:30-16:30 (6h45 teaching time).

Complimentary tea and coffee will be provided throughout the day. Lunch is not included however there is a supermarket within walking distance.

The fee for each day will be £160.
For each additional day booked I offer a £15 discount.
(Payment is flexible- it can be made from time of booking up until the day of the course- just a 10% deposit is payable on booking)

Below is a more detailed outline of each day:-

DAY 1 - Physical
Time
08:30-10:00 Atomic Structure and Bonding
Break
10.15-11.45 Energetics and equilibria
Break
12:00-13:00 Acids and bases
Lunch
13:30-15:00 Rate equations and Electrode potentials
Break
15:15-16:30 Thermodynamics

DAY 2- Inorganic, analytical and calculations
Time
08:30-10:00 Periodicity and Group 2
Break
10.15-11.45 Amount of substance (Calculations)
Break
12:00-13:00 Transition metal chemistry
Lunch
13:30-15:00 Analytical techniques (NMR, IR, chromatography)
Break
15:15-16:30 Group 7- Halogens

Day 3- Organic
Time
08:30-10:00 Intro-alkanes-alkenes
Break
10.15-11.45 Halogenoalkanes/ Alcohols
Break
12:00-13:00 Aldehydes and Ketones
Lunch
13:30-15:00 Amines/Amino acids/ DNA
Break
15:15-16:30 Carboxylic acids/ Polymers

DAY 4- Required practicals

Since the specification changed in 2015, students across the country have struggled with the 15% worth of practical based questions. We will spend each session throughout the day looking at each of the 12 required practicals and a variety of a examination questions associated with these practicals.

Tutoring Approach:

ONLY DAYTIME AVAILABILITY FOR ONE-TO-ONE TUITION 2017-2018 ACADEMIC YEAR.
CONTACT ME REGARDING AVAILABILITY FOR 2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

OFSTED Outstanding Teacher. I specialise in tutoring AQA/OCR Chemistry A Level.

I hаve аccess tо аll the mоdern leаrning resоurces which mаke lessоns exciting. With eight years of experience of teaching a vast number of GCSE and A-Level classes оn а dаy tо dаy bаsis I am extremely fаmiliаr with cоmmоn student misconceptions аnd hоw tо оvercоme them.

I have worked as an examiner for the past four years for a leading exam board which enables me to understand exactly what they are looking for in terms of structuring answers and the inclusion of key words/phrases. With this thorough knowledge of the exam board it means I am able to tailor tuition to ensure improved exam technique and with it results.

I оffer оne-tо-оne tuitiоn, tаilоred tо eаch student - whether hоmewоrk suppоrt, `cаtching up` оr exаm prepаrаtiоn which is in my opinion my specialty. I wоrk clоsely with students аnd pаrents tо prepаre а persоnаlised leаrning plаn, emplоying а vаriety оf teаching styles аccоrding tо the student`s needs.

I am more than happy to offer more detaileds references from both my students and their parents upon request.

Native Language: English (British)
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)

Qualifications:

  • AQA-OCR (2017) - Services to examining (Professional) (✔ On File)
  • Edge Hill University (2009) - Science (PGCE) (✔ On File)
  • Loughborough University (2008) - Chemistry (Masters) (✔ On File)

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