The lessons are based on the individuals current understanding of Portuguese, and it will be inclusive of: both English and Portuguese, what to expect if you were to go to Brazil, common situations/phrases, college level tutoring, and practice conversations in Portuguese, all of which will be adapted to the students needs and interests.
TO TEACH VOCABULARY: Read together list of related words (so the student can associate words used in a same context) while showing pictures representing each word (so the student can associate the word with the image). Example: list of animals found in the Amazon; besides the animal's names, this can be used to learn colors and body parts by using the animal's pictures.
I use different techniques since as an Educator, I have studied a large array of teaching methodologies. However, I do believe in making my classes fun and interesting, so I incorporate music, songs, games, stories, videos, books, cartoons, etc.
My teaching methods are based on the students' needs. My classes are based on communicative grammar.
I don't follow specific materials, and I don't use a single method. I base my classes on each student's needs, approaching each topic as necessary. Based on your level, I'll adapt our classes so you can make the best of them.
I am a very patient, motivated, and enthusiastic teacher and I always adjust my teaching methods to the student's age, needs, and purpose. I never give up on a student and I am sure I can help him/her attain his/her full potential. I believe anyone can learn a new language but consistent repetition and refreshing before, during, and after class is needed.
My teaching methods are defined based on some elements: student age, goal of learning Portuguese, available time, previous level of knowledge of the language and personal learning profile. I base my classes on topics of interest to the student and the personal specificities of each one, defining an objective, flexible and interesting teaching program.
We can use websites, books, videos, and songs to help with your reading skills as well as your listening skills. If you prefer, I can help you with phrases if you want to travel to Brazil for vacation, if you need to practice for a business presentation or if you are currently studying Portuguese in school. I will happily help you with writing and editing any essays or documents that you have.
First I investigate my student's learning styles. I base my lessons on the interests and abilities they already have. Every topic we study comes with a context and language is revealed little by little.
My teaching method change from student to student due to the fact that every person has a different type of learning technique. I try to adept my methodology accordingly to the student needs. Portuguese is my native language so I feel completely comfortable to help with any skill you have a problem.
Firstly, I try to understand the students' needs in order to apply the appropriate methodologies. I seek, for example, to work with videos of international television programs (interviews, news programs, etc.) so that the student understands oral speech in a more realistic way.
I understand each person is a different individual who has different perceptions from the same subject – so a unique learning process. Also, I guarantee my student will have lessons directed to his/her reality and demands, stimulating my student respecting his/ her responds.
I base my classes on movies, shows, and conversations about several topics. I believe that conversation is the best way to learn a language quicker. Also, movies and shows help you speak like a citizen would speak. I love what I do and feel free to ask me any questions.
My teaching method is simple. I am here to talk to you and teach you the way that Brazilian people talk to each other.
I see each student as unique, so I develop a specific lesson plan based on their specific goals. I try to make the lessons as fun and engaging as possible, so that students feel motivated to continue. I’ve tutored students that are children of Portuguese immigrants and want to learn their ancestors’ language. Others that want to retire, do business or just go on vacation to Portugal.
My methodology is based on real situations and daily routine lived in Brazil. Exercises with examples of common use and conversation training.
Our lessons will be based on your goals, feel free to choose the better way for you!
My classes are based on Books, CDs, and articles related with the needs of the participants. I teach Portuguese from Portugal.
Having taught a lot of English speaking students I know what the biggest struggles are and I have tactics that will help them understand the language in a simpler way. Using real-life examples is a great way that I have found to make it easier for the student to relate and comprehend the language. I will always talk to my student and understand what works the best for them.
I like understanding what is the best way my student can learn - it can vary from person to person, so then we can plan the classes in a creative and fun way, but vey professional. Because of that, I base my approaches on a mixture of methods so I can meet different levels and needs.
Native Portuguese speaker with a Law degree and graduate degrees from Brazilian universities, as well as an MBA in International Management, a Master's degree in Law (LL.M.) from The George Washington University and a Certificate in teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) from Georgetown University.
My methodology is focused on teaching you to speak as soon as possible using neurolinguistics exercises, lots of conversation, videos, texts, music and news, while I slowly introduce basic concepts of grammar. I will teach you to function autonomously and enjoy your time in Brazil, Portugal, or any other Portuguese-speaking setting.
since I learned a english as a foreign language myself, I acquired the tools as a teacher to be able to identify the areas of similarities and differences in learning a foreign language.
I am a Brazilian student currently living in New York as an exchange student at New York University (NYU) - where I'm doing research on public education and policies for the American high school system at NYU's Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.
Hello, my name is Daniela, and I was born and raised in Brazil. I have been living in the US for over 15 years and have been teaching private Portuguese lessons to students from all backgrounds for many years.
BS/MS in Biochemistry in 2005 MS in Bioinformatics in 2008 PhD in Neuroscience in 2016 I am native from Portugal. I would like to help anyone who are interested in learning this beautiful language. We can discuss the best approach to help you achieve your goals.
We will work mixing the best of three classic methods: The Direct Method The Direct Method is also known as the Oral or Natural method. It’s based on the active involvement of the student in both speaking and listening to the new language in realistic everyday situations. The process consists of a gradual acquisition of grammatical structure and vocabulary.
I have a BS and MS in Aerospace Engineering. Portuguese is my native tongue, so I can tutor all aspects of the language, in all different levels. I look forward to teaching you my beautiful language.
My classes are customized, that is, they are prepared especially for you, according to your difficulties, needs and goals. As for the class time, it varies from student to student, and some aspects such as number of classes hours per week, time devoted to homework, etc.
Has a Bachelor in Music by UNESP - São Paulo, Brazil. Studies in IHOPU - Kansas City, MO. Scored 98 on TOEFL iBT. Gives Portuguese Lessons for any ages. My methodology mainly involves the practice of conversation as a tool to develop expression in the Portuguese language.
To be sure of the quality concerning our teachers and their lessons, we collect the reviews of former students.
These reviews are authentic and guaranteed by Superprof.
Perfect! Working with Sara has been very beneficial. I’ve had two lessons so far and feel very confident in speaking what I’ve learned. Sara will go the extra mile to make sure the information sticks and that you aren’t left confused by anything. Her...
Perfect! Ana teaches with great clarity and patience, and she tailors her lessons so that they are immediately relevant to me and intellectually engaging. Her first lesson has already benefited me as I communicate with people in my new home, and I believe...
Perfect! Simone is the best! She is such a great teacher, and she has personalized my lessons to interest and motivate me to learn!
Perfect! I took a few portuguese classes with Silene and she is a not only a great person but an awesome teacher! She has a lot of patience and is prepared for each lesson. I'm sad I cannot continue classes with her but will surely recommend her to anyone...
Thousands of teachers can teach you oral expression - portuguese. Find private lessons closest to you.