Homework Tips

Make Homework Fun!

  • Practice math or vocabulary skills by making a game of memory.  Use index cards to play memory.  The object is to match the word to the definition or the math problem to the answer.
  • Use post-it notes to add math facts or vocabulary facts to a game board of Monopoly, Sorry, or Chutes & Ladders.

Play internet games. There are some great sites for all subjects:

Make it up or revise popular songs to remember facts.

Let children practice writing math facts or spelling words with bath crayons, markers, shaving cream, whip cream, play-dough, yarn, pipe cleaners, side walk chalk, small pieces of candy, and cereals.