Homework Heroes, Grades 6-8: It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Done!

By: Vail, Priscilla L.; Johnson, Drew

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Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Shiny cover. Tight binding. Very minor visible cover wear. Black marker line across bottom outer page edges. From the book cover: This user friendly guide takes a unique approach to homework, addressing both the psychological and the practical issues involved in creating a successful, more positive homework experience for everyone. Kaplan Books, January 2002. xi, 164 pages, 9-1/8 x 6-1/8 inches, 24 cm. ISBN 0743222598.Always! Free Standard Shipping in USA!


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Overwhelmed by the daily demands that homework places on your child, your family...and you?

"Homework Heroes" can help. This user-friendly guide takes a unique approach to homework, addressing both the psychological and the practical issues involved in creating a successful, more positive homework experience for everyone.

The introduction, by nationally recognized learning specialist Priscilla L.Vail, M.A.T., addresses twenty important homework questions for you to consider, including:

* Do you and your child have a homework pact?
* Do your child's study skills and learning skills match the assigned tasks?
* Do your child's developmental and language levels match the assigned tasks?

"Homework Heroes" is also a quick reference tool that you can use to help explain important junior high math, English, science, and social studies concepts to your child. This instant review covers a variety of topics, including:

* Adding and subtracting polynomials
* The difference between a simile and a metaphor
* Characteristics of plant and animal cells
* The difference between gross national product and annual revenue

Also includes:

* Insight on how to help your child approach factual questions, essay questions, and long-term assignments
* "Homework Heroics" sidebars with activities to help your child build essential skills

Title: Homework Heroes, Grades 6-8: It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's Done!

Author/Composer: Vail, Priscilla L.; Johnson, Drew

Categories: Teacher Resources,

Publisher: Kaplan Publishing: 2001-12-18

ISBN Number: 0743222598

ISBN Number 13: 9780743222594

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good.

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 009346

Keywords: Homework, Skills, Educational, Resources, Teacher, Grades, 6, 7, 8, Drew Johnson, Cynthia Johnson, Kaplan Books, Homework Heroes, 0743222598,