Recorded Lessons

These lessons were created and conducted by Seeds of Literacy tutors during live tutoring sessions. 

MATH Lessons

Subtracting Negative Numbers – Antara Rath

Solving Word Problems by Graphing Systems of Equations – Julie Rea

Picking the Right Operation in Word Problems – Antara Rath

Multi-step Equations from Word Problems – Antara Rath

Algebra Practice Problems Part 2 – Ann Scanniello

Box and Whisker Plots – Julie Rea

Box and Whisker Plots Part 2 – Julie Rea

Dot Graphs, Scatter Plots, and Pictographs – Julie Rea

Evaluating Algebraic Expressions – Antara Rath

Graphing Systems of Equations – Michael Ference

Linear Algebra Practice – Ann Scanniello

Linear Algebra Practice Part 2 – Ann Scanniello

Quadratic Equations – Antara Rath

GED Practice Test Questions 1 – Ann Scanniello

GED Practice Test Questions 2 – Ann Scanniello

Rewriting Formulas to Solve – Tashyana Copeland

Simple Probability – Antara Rath

Simplifying Expressions – Julie Rea

Subtracting Negative Numbers – Lela Walter

Volume of Irregular Shapes – Tashyana Copeland

Angles in Geometry, Tashyana Copeland

Absolute Value, Julie Rea

Angles in Geometry, Tashyana Copeland

How to Know When to Multiply and Divide


Using Proportions to Solve Word Problems, Julie Rea

Word Problem Practice Parts 1 & 2, Ann Scaniello

Working with Triangles, Michael Ference

Better Ways to Multiply, Ann Scaniello

Graphing Inequalities, Ann Scaniello

Math Formulas Made Simple, Shannon Kearns

Multiplication Made Easy, Lynne Meilleur-Brenner

Power and Roots, Lisa Sharon

Rate of Change, Julie Rea

Simplifying Expressions, Shannon Kearns

Subtracting Fractions (Advanced), Ann Scanniello

Perimeter and Circumference – Anne Scanniello

More Practice with Negative Numbers – Julie Rea

GED Problems with Perimeter & Area – Ann Scanniello

Adding Fractions with Word Problems – Shannon Kearns

Adding Fractions with Different Denominators – Shannon Kearns

Area of Irregular Shapes – Bill Cook

Math Formulas – Surface Area and Volume – Julie Rea

Subtracting Fractions: Part 1 – Ann Scanniello

Reducing Fractions – Sally Wachter

Volume of Spheres, Cones, and Cylinders – Bill Cook

Word Problems with Positive and Negative Numbers – Ann Scanniello

Working with Interest, Elizabeth Falco

The Order of Operations, Sally Wachter

Math Formulas with Julie Rea

Multiplying and Dividing by Positive & Negative Numbers with Ann Scanniello

Calculating Area with Ann Scanniello

Adding & Subtracting Positive & Negative Numbers – with Ann Scanniello

Turning Word Problems Into Simple Equations – with Julie Rea

Percents with Ratios & Proportions – with Shannon Kearns

What Are Variables? – with Julie Rea

Understanding Basic Percents – with Darlene Thurau

Substituting Equations – with John Thornton

Ratios & Proportions – with Bill Cook

Pythagorean Theorem – with John Thornton

Multi-Step Equations – with Ann Scanniello

Multiplying Fractions – with Elizabeth Falco

Graphing Points on a Coordinate – with Julie Rea

Graphing a Line – with Julie Rea

All About Slope – with Julie Rea

Mean, Median & Mode – with Bill Cook

Simple Equations with Ann Scanniello

Math Expressions with Julie Rea

Fun Word Problems Turned Into Equations with Elizabeth Falco

One-Digit Multiplication with Stuart Spivack



Analyzing Text in Reading Passages – Jonathan Khouri

Alliteration and Onomatopoeia – Kathy Dawson

Making Generalizations – Trudy Hutchinson

Elements of Fiction: Symbolism – Kathy Dawson

Elements of Fiction: Conflict – Kathy Dawson

Elements of Fiction: Characterization – Kathy Dawson

Elements of Fiction: The Plot, Kathy Dawson

Comparing Similar Themes and Topics – Trudy Hutchinson

Combining Sentences – Ross Miller

Author’s Purpose – Julie Rea

Analyzing Themes, Kaylyn Hlavaty

Homophones, Kathy Dawson

Sentence Structure, Trudy Hutchinson

Adverbs, Ross Miller

Adjectives, Ross Miller

Homonyms, Kathy Dawson

Linking Verbs, Kathy Dawson

Inferences, Julie Rea

Semicolons and Colons, Trudy Hutchinson

Subject Verb Agreement II, Sally Wachter

Thesis Statement and Topic Sentences, Trudy Hutchinson

Capitalization, Kathy Dawson

Prepositions, Kathy Dawson

Subject Verb Agreement, Kathy Dawson

Fragments and Run-On Sentences, Kathy Dawson

Double Consonants, Kathy Dawson

Conjunctions, Trudy Hutchinson

Commas, Kathy Dawson

The Five Paragraph Essay, Kathy Dawson

Breaking Down Words While Reading – with Kaylyn

Drawing Conclusions – with Sally Wachter

Finding the Main Idea – with Susan Tatom

Punctuation: Part 2 – with Kathy Dawson

Punctuation – with Kathy Dawson

Vowel Diagraphs – with Ann Scanniello

Punctuation – with Kathy Dawson

Noun/Pronoun Agreement – with Trudy Hutchinson

Figurative Language with Meredith

How to Write a Paragraph – with Jonathan Khouri

Reading Comprehension with Susan Tatom 

Cause & Effect

Basic Vowel Sounds with Ann Scanniello

Capitalization with Trudy Hutchinson

Subject-Verb Agreement with Jonathan Khouri



How To: Computer Basics

Our friends at Union Home Mortgage prepared this series of SHORT videos (5 minutes or less) to help you become more comfortable using your computer. Check out the entire list here!

Job Coaching (aka Job Club)

Have questions about resumes? Want to know the best way to apply for a job? Can’t figure out the best way to explain a break in employment? Find answers to these and more below. Professional recruiters who work in the airline industry donated their time to host Job Club webinars.

Applying for a Job


The Application Process



Cover Letters

Getting Your Foot In the Door



How to Handle a Background Check


Asking Questions in a Job Interview

Negotiating Pay and Responding to Offers