For homework tonight, your child has been assigned "Read Chapter 7, Section 1 in Science and answer the questions at the end of the section." For the girl next door, that’s a 15 minute proposition. For some children, probably yours, we’re looking at one hour….or two. I don’t have to describe the agony to you. Your child isn’t a strong reader. Her handwriting is horrible. He doesn’t understand what he reads. There is no interest in studying that boring stuff. And after the science, there is math, spelling, and a book report due next Tuesday.
Waking Up from the Homework Nightmare will take you through one actual night of homework, showing you step by step how to take the stress and headache out of the ordeal: