The purpose for homework is to extend and reinforce learning and to develop a sense of self-discipline, personal responsibility and independent thinking. Children should be able to complete their homework assignments independently.
- All students will be required to read every single night and document what they have read in their reading logs.
- All students will be assigned reading and mathematics homework every night. Extended or research projects may be assigned periodically.
- Homework should be done by the student independently. Parents should be checking to ensure that it is done.
The following guidelines will help you when planning your homework for the week:
***Other subject homework (Social Studies, word study, etc.) may be given. However, no more than 15 minutes should be allotted for it. Also, other subject homework must have a connection to the reading, writing, or mathematics homework given that evening.