Creating the Right Spark for Learning

Your 8th grader may have a day-to-day mindset, but you’ve got the big picture in mind. (And good for you for thinking big.) You know good writing skills are critical for getting into college, as well as getting and holding a job. If your teen is frustrated with, disinterested in, or unchallenged by his or her writing assignments, our 8th grade writing tutors can help.

Our 8th grade tutors excel at connecting with and motivating students in a personal way, creating a spark that builds your teen’s confidence and his or her appreciation for writing. Before you know it, you’ll be thinking even bigger for your 8th grader!

8th grade writing help

With our 8th grade writing tutoring, your child will learn how to:

  • Master the steps of the writing process: prewriting, drafting, revising, editing and publishing
  • Apply effective composition techniques, including topic sentences, details and transitions
  • Approach various grade-level composition assignments
  • Learn from text–based assignments, including outlining main ideas and supporting details, analyzing short passages and writing summaries