ADULT TUTORING (Migrant Camps)

What will volunteers do?

Volunteers travel as a group to local orchards to tutor migrant workers in English. With the help of a Migrant Education teacher, the volunteers will hold group lessons and one-on-one tutoring with the migrant workers. Tutoring often takes place in an outdoor, rustic setting (particularly during the fall semester, when there are more opportunities for this kind of tutoring).

When?

Students will meet at Madison House Wednesday nights at 6:15pm.

 

Cherry Avenue

What will the volunteers do?

Volunteers travel to a local church to work individually and in groups with local elementary, middle, and high school students. Volunteers will help with homework, English skills, and study skills, among other tasks.

When?

Students will meet at Madison House on Tuesday evenings at 6:45pm.

 

Homework Helpers

What will the volunteers do?

Volunteers travel to the homes of migrant families and help kids with homework and study skills. Some volunteers will work with parents on learning English or other endeavors such as studying for the citizenship test.

When? 

Students will volunteer one evening Monday-Thursday for a two hour block after 5:00pm.

 

Iglesia de Palabra Viva

What will the volunteers do?

Volunteers travel to a local church to work individually and in groups with local elementary, middle, and high school students. Volunteers will help with homework, English skills, and study skills, among other tasks. Volunteers will also work with adults on basic English as well as GED and placement test preparation.

When? 

Students will volunteer on Tuesdays at 6:30.

 

SIn barreras

WHAT WILL THE VOLUNTEERS DO?

Volunteers travel to the Sin Barreras office to work individually and in groups with either adults or children. Volunteers will help with homework, English skills, GED prep, and more.

WHEN?

Students will meet at Madison House at 6:30pm to carpool to Jefferson City School on Monday nights.

Hispanic family night: cale elementary

WHAT WILL THE VOLUNTEERS DO?

Volunteers will provide child care services for students at Cale Elementary while their parents participate in a literacy workshop. Volunteers are highly encouraged to speak Spanish with the children while playing games and studying.

WHEN?

Students will volunteer on Wednesdays at 5:45pm.

Hispanic family night: Red hill elementary

WHAT WILL THE VOLUNTEERS DO?

Volunteers travel to a local elementary school to work in a group setting with several migrant families. Volunteers will help kids with homework, English skills, and study skills. Other volunteers will work with the parents to help them learn English.

WHEN?

Students will volunteer on Tuesdays at 5:45pm.