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Creating Study Space for Your Kids


No one likes homework, but with supplies on hand in his study area, this boy is more likely to complete his assignments on time.
No one likes homework, but with supplies on hand in his study area, this boy is more likely to complete his assignments on time.
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"Study" is a four-letter word to many kids, but as a parent, your job is to make sure that homework gets done. You can help even the most challenged students beef up their study habits by helping them establish a routine. To get them going in the right direction, try to encourage homework at the same time each evening. Having a designated study area that's designed to meet their individual learning styles is also important. From having the right supplies on hand to displaying their academic accomplishments, the tips on the next few pages can help bring out the studious in your student.


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