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Tips for Parents on Navigating Homework Time with Your Child
As students move throughout elementary school and toward middle school, the role of the parent evolves. Here are tips for parents in determining the role they should play during homework time.
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Does Your Child Need Homework Help? HuntingtonHelps LIVE Has You Covered!
With children everywhere learning exclusively at home, all school work these days is “homework.” But is your child getting the support they need? Huntington Learning Center is here to ensure they do.
Homework Strategies for Different Types of Homework
You’ve heard before that there’s no such thing as “one-size-fits-all” learning. The same is true for study and homework strategies. Homework nurtures students’ time management skills and their ability to complete tasks.
Teaching Children to Revise Their Written Work
As a student, part of the process of becoming a better writer is learning to revise one’s written work. Huntington encourages parents to work with their children on revising their written work—and to talk with them about what revising actually means.
The Dos and Don’ts of Homework Time
For many parents and children, homework is a nightly struggle. Huntington provides helpful changes you can implement to improve motivation & focus. Read more now!
Six Ways Parents Can Help Children Master the Task of Prioritization
As every parent knows, time management is an essential aptitude that students must have to be successful. At the core of good time management skills, however, is the ability to prioritize: to rank tasks from most to least important. Children who are capable of prioritizing their to-dos are at an advantage in several important ways:
7 Note-Taking Strategies for High School Students
A lot changes when students transition into high school and one skill that becomes more important than ever is that of note-taking. “In high school, students are expected to become proficient note-takers, and those notes will become essential study tools that they use to review material for quizzes and tests,” says Co-Founder Eileen Huntington of Huntington Learning Center. “Note-taking should augment student learning and help students recall difficult concepts more easily and remember what teachers teach. Our goal when working with students is to share some of the basics that will help them retain what they learn and study smarter.”
Tips to Help Children Become Better Writers
Writing is one of the most important skills a child will acquire as a student—and also one of the most difficult to master.
FIVE SIGNS YOUR CHILD NEEDS TUTORING
It’s easy to tell that a child needs tutoring when he or she continues to receive one poor report card after the next, but there are a number of other less obvious signs that parents shouldn’t ignore. Eileen Huntington of Huntington Learning Center says that parents can look for clues in a number of places. “Stressful study sessions and bad grades are the tangible evidence of a child’s school struggles, but there are several other indicators to watch for,” says Huntington. “The sooner you recognize school problems, the faster you can help your child overcome any issues and boost his or her confidence.”