The role of the mentor is to promote the educaion of students by providing homework assistance and assist in developing reading skills to children in grades K-6. ***Multiple locations and times are available for volunteers.***
1. Actively listen as students read their homework assignments and describe school projects to you. Ask open-ended questions to engage students in a discussion to support their understanding of an assignment and how to get started. Check back with students who are working on assignments and respond to questions.
2. Assist students with developing reading comprehension, vocabulary, and pronunciation and writing skills. Listen to children read out loud and assist in developing their reading skills.
- Literacy / Reading
- English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
- Reading / Writing
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- High School Graduate/GED Diploma; undergraduate preferred