Difference between revisions of "Research on Homework"

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<u>Task One:</u> Read Chapters 2 and 3 of ''The Homework Myth: Why Our Kids Get Too Much of a Bad Thing''.
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<u>Task One:</u> Read Chapters 2 and 3 of ''The Homework Myth: Why Our Kids Get Too Much of a Bad Thing''. In place of reading the book, see this excerpt printed on the Psychology Today website: [[http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-homework-myth/201211/homework-unnecessary-evil]].
  
 
<u>Task Two:</u> Analyze the research and present your perspective on homework based on references from the text in a written reaction.
 
<u>Task Two:</u> Analyze the research and present your perspective on homework based on references from the text in a written reaction.
  
 
<u>Task Three:</u> Share your written reaction with your small group. Discuss your standpoints by responding to every member, using at least one reference to the text in every response.
 
<u>Task Three:</u> Share your written reaction with your small group. Discuss your standpoints by responding to every member, using at least one reference to the text in every response.

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What does the research say about homework?


Task One: Read Chapters 2 and 3 of The Homework Myth: Why Our Kids Get Too Much of a Bad Thing. In place of reading the book, see this excerpt printed on the Psychology Today website: [[1]].

Task Two: Analyze the research and present your perspective on homework based on references from the text in a written reaction.

Task Three: Share your written reaction with your small group. Discuss your standpoints by responding to every member, using at least one reference to the text in every response.