Year 8 English Tutoring

Enriching Year 8 English Tuition

taught by passionate & knowledgeable tutors

Welcome to Maths Words not Squiggles, where we blend academic excellence with personalised learning to ensure your child’s success.

 

Our Year 8 English tutoring lessons are crafted to equip students with the skills and confidence needed to excel in their language studies.

 

With a team of experienced tutors, a curriculum tailored to individual needs, and a focus on fostering growth and confidence, we’re here to support your child’s journey towards English proficiency and academic success. Explore our offerings below to discover how we can help your child reach their full potential.

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Year 8 English Tutoring Sydney

We invite parents to reach out and consider enrolling their child in High School English tuition with MWNS. With our dedication to providing personalised guidance and tailored instruction, we aim to assist your child in achieving academic excellence. Contact us today to initiate a conversation about how we can support your child’s educational path and enhance their English skills.

School Alignment

We ensure alignment with the school curriculum, covering topics and objectives in tandem with classroom learning. This approach supports students in building a robust comprehension of the material, fostering confidence and encouraging their active participation in classroom activities and discussions.

Mastery-Based Learning

In our Year 8 English classes, we emphasise the mastery of concepts to address any potential gaps in understanding. By comprehensively covering each topic and providing abundant practice opportunities, we help students establish a strong foundation crucial for excelling in their English studies.

Passion & Experience

Our team of exceptional tutors brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our English tuition for Year 8. With their dedication, knowledge, and passion for teaching, they inspire and guide students toward academic excellence and personal growth.

Application-Based Learning

In our Year 8 English tutoring sessions, we lead students through practical exercises and real-world scenarios, encouraging deep engagement with the material. This approach nurtures critical thinking, enhances comprehension, and sharpens problem-solving skills, ensuring students are well-prepared for success in their studies.

With an extensive library of over 15,000 teaching resources, our Maths Words not Squiggles Tutoring Centres are well-equipped to provide tailored Year 8 tutoring classes. Each lesson is meticulously designed to address your child’s specific learning objectives and requirements, ensuring optimal support and academic progress.

Where are our tutoring centres?

Strategically positioned from the Central Coast to the Sutherland Shire, our seven tutoring centres provide convenient access for families throughout NSW. For those challenged by distance or scheduling conflicts, our online lessons offer a flexible and accessible option, ensuring all students can avail themselves of our tutoring services regardless of their location.

In our online sessions, students actively participate in live, interactive lessons facilitated by our dedicated English tutors. This ensures that our virtual classes are customised to suit each student’s individual needs, offering personalised guidance within an immersive online learning platform.

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Year 8 English in NSW

Here's what your child should know:

The Year 8 English curriculum in NSW is designed to further develop students’ language and literacy skills while introducing them to a diverse range of texts and literary concepts. Here is a brief summary of the content taught at schools:

  • Emphasis on developing advanced reading skills, including inference, analysis, and interpretation of various texts.
  • Exploration of different literary genres such as novels, short stories, poetry, and plays to enhance comprehension and critical thinking abilities.
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  • Emphasis on developing advanced reading skills, including inference, analysis, and interpretation of various texts.
  • Exploration of different literary genres such as novels, short stories, poetry, and plays to enhance comprehension and critical thinking abilities.
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  • Examination of various forms of digital media, including online articles, videos, and podcasts, to develop media literacy skills.
  • Instruction in evaluating sources, identifying bias, and critically analysing digital content.
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  • Study of language features and techniques employed in different texts to understand their impact and effectiveness.
  • Vocabulary development through exposure to diverse texts and deliberate instruction in word meanings and usage.
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  • Focus on enhancing writing proficiency through the composition of narrative, persuasive, and analytical texts.
  • Instruction in structuring and organising written work effectively, including grammar, punctuation, and vocabulary usage.
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  • Focus on enhancing writing proficiency through the composition of narrative, persuasive, and analytical texts.
  • Instruction in structuring and organising written work effectively, including grammar, punctuation, and vocabulary usage.
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  • Study of language features and techniques employed in different texts to understand their impact and effectiveness.
  • Vocabulary development through exposure to diverse texts and deliberate instruction in word meanings and usage.
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  • Opportunities for students to engage in spoken communication, including presentations, discussions, and debates.
  • Active listening exercises to improve comprehension, critical listening, and oral communication skills.
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  • Opportunities for students to engage in spoken communication, including presentations, discussions, and debates.
  • Active listening exercises to improve comprehension, critical listening, and oral communication skills.
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  • Introduction to research methodologies and techniques for gathering information from multiple sources.
  • Practice in synthesising information, citing sources, and presenting findings effectively in written and oral formats.
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  • Examination of various forms of digital media, including online articles, videos, and podcasts, to develop media literacy skills.
  • Instruction in evaluating sources, identifying bias, and critically analysing digital content.
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  • Introduction to research methodologies and techniques for gathering information from multiple sources.
  • Practice in synthesising information, citing sources, and presenting findings effectively in written and oral formats.
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The Year 8 English syllabus in NSW offers a rich and comprehensive program that fosters students’ literary appreciation, critical thinking, and communication skills. Through the exploration of diverse texts, the development of writing proficiency, and the cultivation of oral communication abilities, students are equipped with the tools they need to succeed academically and beyond.

 

Enrolling your child in Year 8 English tutoring provides tailored support, empowering them to overcome academic challenges and excel in their studies. With personalised assistance, students can build a strong foundation for future success and academic achievements.

Weekly English Tutoring

Lesson Structures

In High School English tutoring, our MWNS Year 8 tutors customise lessons to cater to the unique requirements of secondary students, integrating theoretical concepts with hands-on activities. This dynamic methodology nurtures essential skills such as critical thinking and communication, vital for both academic progress and personal growth.

Individual Lessons

In our one-on-one Year 8 English tutoring sessions, students benefit from personalised attention tailored to their unique learning requirements. Our experienced tutors collaborate closely with each student, pinpointing areas for improvement and offering targeted support to foster advancement.

Through these individualised lessons, students delve deeply into the material, ask questions, and develop confidence at their own pace, ensuring optimal academic growth and success.

Micro Groups

In our Year 8 Micro Group tutoring sessions, students thrive in a small and supportive environment limited to a maximum of three students per group. Led by our experienced tutors, these sessions foster collaboration, communication, and peer learning.

Students receive individualised attention while also benefiting from a collaborative setting, where active participation is encouraged, social skills are honed, and learning outcomes are maximised.

Year 8 English Tuition Fees

Individual: $96/hr
Micro Group: $63/hr

Personalised Lessons

Engaging & Enjoyable Classes

Easy-to-Use Portals

Communicating with our English Tutors

We are available via email, phone, in-person or via the Parent Portal!

Our English Tutors

Our committed team, carefully selected by Principal Sia, comprises certified educators and passionate English tutors dedicated to guiding your child's learning journey. Working closely with students and parents, our Year 8 English tutors design captivating lessons customised to meet individual goals and requirements, ensuring optimal support and academic progress.

Our Parent Portal

Keep track of your child’s academic journey with weekly updates available through the MWNS Parent Portal. Receive comprehensive evaluations after each session to monitor your child’s advancement in line with the Australian Curriculum, ensuring you stay informed about their educational journey and achievements.

Open Communication

We encourage parents to provide relevant information to our tutors to customise tuition according to their child's learning goals. This could include school reports, teacher feedback, exam results, or specialist notes, enabling our English tutors to develop a personalised learning plan.

Communication

We encourage parents to provide relevant information to our tutors to customise tuition according to their child's learning goals. This could include school reports, teacher feedback, exam results, or specialist notes, enabling our English tutors to develop a personalised learning plan.

Our Teaching Style

School Alignment

Our lessons incorporate what your child is learning at school to ensure they are understanding their schoolwork, able to complete their homework and gain the confidence to ask questions and engage in class.

Mastery Based Learning

Our tutors identify the current level and ability of your child before building upon their existing knowledge. This ensures that each concept is mastered before progressing to the next.

Passion & Experience

Carefully selected by our Principal, Sia Goutzas, our team consists of qualified teachers and experienced Maths & English tutors who are passionate about your child’s education.

Application-Based Learning

Teaching beyond memorisation helps our students gain a deeper understanding of concepts, allowing them to apply their learning both inside and outside our classrooms.

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Our team consists of certified English educators and experienced tutors dedicated to guiding your child’s learning journey.
Principal Sia meticulously selects, trains, and mentors all instructors, ensuring our classrooms foster a supportive environment where mistakes are embraced and learning thrives.
Additionally, all our English tutors hold valid Working With Children Checks, prioritising your child’s safety and well-being.

Meet our English Tutors

Transform your child’s writing prowess from average to exceptional with our Writing Workshop!

Tailored to enhance critical skills like essay writing, text analysis, and creative expression, this course serves as a cornerstone for English success.

 

Led by seasoned tutors, students gain valuable insights and techniques, enabling them to grasp marking criteria and excel in assessments.

 

Whether striving for improvement or maintaining top-notch English proficiency, this workshop caters to all students aspiring to elevate their language aptitude.

 

Click to learn more and transform your child’s writing to WOW!

Supercharge your child’s Maths Skills in just 3 days!

Crafted to bridge any learning gaps from the school year, these interactive sessions are guided by seasoned educators.

Our Maths Mastery courses offer a comprehensive revision of crucial concepts, equipping your child for academic success. Click to explore further and empower your child with the confidence to thrive in Maths!

Click to learn more and give your child the confidence to excel in Maths!

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Parent Portal

Our Parent Portal has been designed by us for your convenience: https://parent.mwns.com.au/login 

 

Simply log in with your –

 

Username: is the email you provided us when you enrolled.

 

Password: was emailed to you upon enrolment. You have the option to change your password once you log in or click ‘Forgot Password’.

To access your child’s lesson evaluations, simply log into the Parent Portal and navigate to the “Progress” section. From there, click on “Teacher Comments” to view detailed feedback from your child’s tutor. Additionally, you can select “View Achieved Australian Curriculum Points” to track your child’s progress against the curriculum standards.

Of course! In 2 easy steps:

  1. Log into the Parent Portal & click “Lessons”.
  2. Click the calendar icon and choose to reschedule the lesson now or at a later date during the term.

What’s the difference between ‘Reschedule Now’ & ‘Reschedule Later? If you choose to reschedule now, available classes within the next 6 days will appear. If you choose to reschedule later, the lesson will appear in “Lessons to Reschedule” in the “Lessons” tab, allowing you to reschedule this lesson anytime during the current school term.

Yes, you can!

Follow these steps:

  1. Log in
  2. Click “Account”
  3. Click “Invoices”
  4. Click “Pay”
  5. Enter your preferred payment details

If you have any issues or questions, please Contact Us and we will be prompt to assist.

Tutoring Lessons & Homework

At MWNS, Year 8 English tutoring sessions offer a diverse range of activities and exercises to enhance language skills and literary understanding. Students engage in reading comprehension exercises across various genres, followed by discussions to deepen understanding. They practice writing tasks, including essays and creative pieces, with guidance on structure and language use.

Tutors lead discussions on literary elements and vocabulary building activities, fostering critical thinking and language fluency. Through speaking and listening activities, students develop confidence in expressing ideas verbally.

MWNS aligns tutoring sessions with the Year 8 English syllabus by structuring lessons around curriculum objectives. Tutors cover key topics like reading comprehension, writing skills, language analysis, and literary studies using recommended texts. They tailor activities to focus on specific syllabus areas, ensuring students are prepared for assessments and exams. This approach reinforces understanding and supports classroom learning goals effectively.

All students receive 30-60 minutes of homework after each lesson. This work is revision material that allows students to revise, consolidate and remember what was taught during the lesson. We are able to increase or decrease homework quantity based on a parent’s request. 

Absolutely! At MWNS, we offer Year 8 English tutoring designed to complement your child’s school curriculum and prepare them for exams. Our experienced tutors can provide support with school assignments, reinforce key concepts covered in class, and offer exam preparation strategies to boost your child’s confidence and performance. With personalised attention and tailored instruction, we strive to help your child succeed academically in English.

Learning Environment & Special Needs

At MWNS, we cultivate a supportive and enriching learning environment for all students. Our tutoring centres are vibrant, comfortable and inviting. With small class sizes and personalised attention from experienced tutors, students receive individualised support tailored to their unique learning needs.

Additionally, our Micro Groups foster a collaborative atmosphere where students can engage with peers, participate in group activities, and benefit from shared learning experiences.
Overall, MWNS creates a nurturing and inspiring environment where students feel motivated to excel academically and reach their full potential.

At MWNS, we recognise the diverse learning needs of students, including those with learning difficulties or special educational needs. Our tutors are able to provide differentiated instruction and personalised support to accommodate various learning styles and abilities.

We offer individualised learning plans tailored to each student’s specific needs, ensuring they receive the appropriate level of challenge and support.
Additionally, our tutors work closely with parents, teachers, and support professionals to collaborate on strategies for addressing learning difficulties and promoting academic success.
Through targeted interventions, adapted materials, and ongoing communication, MWNS strives to create an inclusive learning environment where all students can thrive in Year 8 English.

Our Year 8 English Assessments are meticulously designed to pinpoint your child’s strengths and areas for improvement. Following the assessment, our Curriculum Coordinator delivers a comprehensive report, helping you gauge the potential benefits of English tuition by identifying any learning gaps and areas needing attention.

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For over two decades, MWNS has been delivering engaging and impactful English lessons to students across primary and high school levels.

Our core objective is to empower students to achieve their highest potential, both academically and holistically.
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