Some schools mandate homework for Pre-K because they think it’s going to close the achievement gap, others do it because they think parents “expect it” and still others assign homework because it’s what they’ve always done.
To minimize frustration, be sure to provide clear instructions for each worksheet, and set time limits for completion.
All of these steps will help mimic the classroom experience and get your child more comfortable with the daily rigors of school life.
Use what you learn to make sure your student feels accepted and represented in your classroom!
Kindergarten is where most kids are first exposed to a structured academic environment where a certain level of focus is expected. For others, it can be challenging, and those challenges sometimes result in classroom struggles that slow the learning process.
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I use the two-pocket folders with the fasteners in the middle.
My goal for homework in my own classroom is to support and encourage parents as partners in their child’s education.
It is my responsibility as the teacher to teach the required skills, but it is the parent’s job to help support me in my efforts.
With neat themes like circus math and color by number butterflies and dinosaurs, our kindergarten worksheets are as entertaining as they are educational, meaning your little learner will be begging you to do extra work when she gets home from school.
Use this family interview to learn about your student’s family, such as languages spoken, important holidays, and how to best help their child meet their goals.