TUTORING

RESOURCES + GAMES

Enjoy this sample collection of carefully selected resources - inspired, tried and used by Balance Creative students. There are worksheets, games, templates, interactive learning resources and more. May they benefit you too :)

If you have any questions or wish to get more help, feel free to contact Sendy.

       Monthly wall calendar to decorate, record and celebrate homework achievements.

AUDIO-

BOOKS

Audiobooks

       FOR CHILDREN: Top recommended meaningful books read by Sendy - English/ESL/general learning or

       just relaxing!

       FOR ADULTS: Top recommended meaningful books read by Sendy - English/ESL/general learning or

       just relaxing!

       Kids' books read aloud

 

English

OUR BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS

Kids

click here

Adults

click here

PRIMARY SCHOOL

Reference - Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

       An online encyclopaedia resource for kids in grades K-12 with safe, fact-checked, age-

       appropriate content for homework help and learning. Divided into three sections according to age - up to

       grade 5, grades 6-8, grades 9 and up. Your school will probably have a subscription too - just ask your

       librarian.

       Fact Monster is a free reference site for students, teachers, and parents. Get homework help and find facts on 

       thousands of subjects, including sports, weather, history, science, sports and geography. Also includes games,

       flashcards and kids' inspirational videos.

       A full-featured dictionary with entries that include pronunciations, animations, synonyms, photographs, and
       word etymology. Children have the option to search at different levels. You can also explore words by topic.

       Also includes puzzle solvers, glossary maker and quiz makers.

       Kids Merriam-Webster dictionary, thesaurus and rhyming dictionary. Also includes "build your own

       dictionary", daily buzzwords and word games. 

General English

        Junior primary school level reading, writing, spelling & grammar. Helps you tell a story, share your ideas, write         a letter and make sense of instructions.

       Senior primary school level spelling & grammar, reading (e.g. phonics, comprehension), creative writing,

       speaking and listening (e.g. communicating, debating) and types of texts (e.g. non-fiction, fiction, poems, plays,

       authors).

       Junior high school level reading (e.g. summarising, character, atmosphere, setting, analysis), writing (e.g. tone &

       style, formal & informal writing, structure & paragraphs, writing for different purposes), speaking (e.g.

       debating, arguing, drama)

Reading & Comprehension

       Online comprehension worksheet

       The official website of Roald Dahl, the best-selling children's author of classic books including CHARLIE AND THE

       CHOCOLATE FACTORY, THE WITCHES, MATILDA. Discover stories, characters, games, quizzes, crafts, recipes. 

Writing

       Join the everyday ups and downs of Tracy Beaker, one of children's most popular drama series on CBBC,

       adapted from the award winning Tracy Beaker books. The Story Teller allows children to play with the building

       blocks of composing stories; enabling the Tracy Beaker adventures to come to life through the use of the

       characters. The Pen Pal Pack is a printable kit that encourages children to use their imagination and helps put

       the fun back into writing.

       Printouts, crafts and writing activities that are designed to encourage and stimulate writing. The topics include

       writing short essays, writing reports, using graphic organisers to organise your thoughts before writing, printing

       and writing short books, write your own comic book and structure for book reports, letters...​​

 

Maths

PRIMARY SCHOOL

       Game - decimals

       Game - fractions including mixed fractions

       11 lessons and fun games for learning and mastering fractions

  • Mad 4 Maths > Times Tables Games

       Games focus on 3x-8x, one table at a time

       Math explanations in easy language, plus puzzles, games, quizzes, worksheets and a forum. For K-12 kids,

       teachers & parents.

  • Math Playground > Math Arcade     
    Games - multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, ratios, integers, addition, subtraction, money, time, counting, shapes, logic, etc.

       Games - multiplication

       Curriculum-aligned math role-playing game for Grades 1 - 8

 

Chinese (Mandarin)

LISTENING & SPEAKING

WRITING

       Character handwriting worksheets & blank

       writing grids

       Learn Chinese characters pictorially through

       building block pictures (radicals)

       - videos, character explanations, apps, cards,

       books

       Customisable Chinese writing grids & templates

       Origin & development of Chinese characters

READING

       Video storybooks (beginner - intermediate)

 

Typing

       Tutorials, games & tests

       Tutorials, games & tests

       Games & tests

OPENING HOURS

Monday - Saturday

 

Please contact Sendy for current availability

PHONE

+61 (0)424 427 775
AUSTRALIA

ADDRESS

Vaucluse studio or in home Sydney inner city and eastern suburbs

SKYPE SESSIONS AVAILABLE

EMAIL

CONNECT​ WITH US

  • Facebook Classic
  • LinkedIn Classic
  • YouTube Classic

© 2019 Balance Creative. All rights reserved.