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Setting up a designated study space

Setting up a designated study space

Its important for children to have a designated study space at home. This space doesn’t necessarily have to be in the child’s bedroom but it should be a quiet space with as few distractions as possible which is well-lit. Young children may want a study space near their parents. This should be encouraged, as moms … Continue reading

Organising homework assignments

Organising homework assignments

Before starting a study session with your child, take a moment to organise homework assignments into a numbered order before they should be done. Start off with an easy assignment, then move onto a slightly more challenging one. Never save the worst for last. Keep momentum. Doing so will help the child to develop strong … Continue reading

Setting a designated study time

Setting a designated study time

If you don’t know it yet, you will soon. Children thrive on routine. They should know that at a certain time every day is reserved for studying and doing homework. The best time is usually not directly after school. When they get home, first let them unwind from the day. Relax, have a snack, play … Continue reading

Getting Organised

Getting Organised

Organisation is an important skill to learn and is becoming more and more critical to modern day survival. To encourage your children to get into the habit of using a to-do list, give children a checklist of assignments and chores, daily. Give children a small notebook dedicated to listing homework, project, test and exam assignments. … Continue reading