From favorite backyard games like freeze tag to the always-popular Uno cards, Play-Doh, and Kinetic Sand, there are plenty of great activities for kids to take part in. One more must-do for every parent's list? A scavenger hunt. They're easy, inexpensive, and can often be done using things you already have at home.
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Why a homework club could work for your child | TheSchoolRun
When you get home after school, how much homework will you do? Will it keep you up late at night? Will it cause stress in your family? Or do you have homework under control?
Why a homework club could work for your child
An assignment is a task that someone is given to do, usually as part of their job. An assignment is also a piece of academic work given to students. In American English, an assignment is also a piece of work given to students to do at home. Be Careful! Homework is an uncountable noun.
The air was thick with concentration as students like Jasmine Jurado, an eighth grader at the Fox Lane Middle School in Bedford, steadily plowed through assigned readings, math problems and science labs. Jasmine, 14, took a break from an essay about Shakespeare's ''Midsummer Night's Dream,'' to say that her daily average of three hours of homework leaves her anxious and burdened. When I come home, it's all on my back. There's not much time to play. Homework is hanging over their heads.