No Homework Left Behind - ascd
Guidelines for Time, homework will be designed so that the typical student can complete all homework, including time for studying and preparing for tests and quizzes in the average minutes shown below: Grade 6 60 minutes daily, grade 7 70 minutes daily. Overview. The term homework refers to an assignment to be prepared during a period of supervised study in class or outside of class. The purposes of. Actual time required to complete assignments will vary with each students study habits, academic skills, and selected course load. If your child is spending an inordinate amount of time on homework, the parent/guardian should contact their childs teachers. The final responsibility for homework rests with the student. The student should, know each courses homework. Be aware of the importance of homework. Ensure homework is completed to the best of his/her ability. Timely, successful completion of this work is a part of each students evaluation process. Homework is often begun in class. Assignments may be overnight or long term. It is important that students complete the work independently so teachers can obtain an accurate assessment of understanding. Students are encouraged to pursue non-assigned, independent, leisure reading. III. Late Work Policies, students are expected to turn work in on time. Students who turn in late assignments on a consistent basis will receive any of the following based upon individual teacher discretion or grade level policy. Jefferson West Middle School Homework Policy. BOE Approved. Purpose of Homework. There are several purposes for homework. At Jefferson. West. When assigned a lunch detention, failure to report to lunch detention may lead to an office assigned detention. If a student receives more than one lunch detention, a letter will be sent home to parents alerting them of their childs behavior.