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Homework Hero: A Parent's Guide to Helping Their Kids with Afterschool Assignments
     

Homework Hero: A Parent's Guide to Helping Their Kids with Afterschool Assignments

by Cynthia Johnson, Drew Johnson
 

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Overwhelmed by the daily demands that homework places on your child, your family...and you?

Homework Heroes can help. This user-friendly guide takes a unique approach to homework, addressing both the psychological and the practical issues involved in creating a successful, more positive homework experience for everyone.

The introduction, by

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Overwhelmed by the daily demands that homework places on your child, your family...and you?

Homework Heroes can help. This user-friendly guide takes a unique approach to homework, addressing both the psychological and the practical issues involved in creating a successful, more positive homework experience for everyone.

The introduction, by nationally recognized learning specialist Priscilla L. Vail, M.A.T., addresses twenty important homework questions for you to consider, including:

* Do you and your child have a homework pact?
* Do your child's study skills and learning skills match the assigned tasks?
* Do your child's developmental and language levels match the assigned tasks?

Homework Heroes is also a quick reference tool that you can use to help explain important elementary school math, English, Science, and social studies concepts to your child. This instant review covers a variety of topics, including:

* Multiplying multi-digit numbers
* Declarative, interrogative, imperative, and exclamatory sentences
* Potential and kinetic energy
* Map skills

Also includes:

* Insight on how to help your child approach factual questions, essay questions, and long-term assignments
* "Homework Heroics" sidebars with activities to help your child build essential skills

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780743222587
Publisher:
Kaplan Publishing
Publication date:
01/01/1902
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.42(w) x 9.32(h) x 0.38(d)
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

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