How To Help: Monitor Assignments
Children are more likely to complete assignments successfully when parents monitor homework. How closely you need to monitor depends upon the age of your child, how independent she is, and how well she does in school. Whatever the age of your child, if assignments are not getting done satisfactorily, more supervision is needed. Here are some good ways to monitor assignments: Ask About the School's Homework Policy.At the start of the school year, ask the teacher:
- What kinds of assignments will be given?
- How long are children expected to take to complete them?
- How does the teacher want you to be involved?
completed. It's also a good idea to ask the teacher to call you if any problems with homework come up.
(taken from: kidsource.com)