I have prepared this
outline to describe the policies and expectations I
regarding homework. The purpose of homework is to reinforce or extend
learned in class. Homework will be handed out Monday-Thursday and
are due the next day.
will be returned with the following possible grading:
= Outstanding assignment showing exceptional effort and neatness
Incomplete and/or late assignment
Assignments will be reviewed but not
necessarily corrected, as I am assuming you will have seen and reviewed
assignments for correctness each night as your child completed them.
1. To aid in the
development of responsibility, study habits, independence,
management and accountability.
foster a healthy attitude toward school and learning.
provide practice of classroom learning.
enhance home-school communication.
Parents should supervise
homework and give help if necessary, but the
should be completed by the child. Your supervision will improve
of your child’s work. Please provide a time and place for your
child to do
his/her homework and try to keep this schedule as consistent as
Before your child turns in their work, please review
child’s work for accuracy.
Students are responsible
for taking home assignment daily and returning
next day. Assignments are to be completed by the student. Make sure
are done in pencil and completed neatly.
Your support in following
these homework procedures will help with your
success. Thank you for your assistance.
**Assignments are listed
in more detail on your child's homework chart and may vary from this posted
list. I post homework daily and not weekly, as I assign homework according to
what was taught in class that day. In addition, 20 minutes of reading is part
of daily homework.