The 6th grade is a key moment in every student’s life. It is usually the year before you become a teen. Your hormones are just starting to kick in, and you are transitioning from child to young adult. It is also the time when you start to realize that with age comes responsibility and that means taking ownership of your math homework and making sure that you complete it on time. So how do you tick all of the boxes by keeping your tutor happy while still finding time to hang out with your buddies? I have completed a list of top tips to help you do just that.
Okay, so I am not exactly suggesting that you should exploit the goodwill and generosity of your parents and grandparents but the 6th grade is a tricky time for them too. They are probably still very much in the mindset of helping you complete your out of school studies that it has never entered their heads that you can and should be doing it on your own. If they are ready and willing to help by doing your sums for you, then let them.
I know that teachers often wait until the very end of the day before assigning their tasks for the evening. It is very tempting to zone out at that point. However, by staying alert and paying attention to what they have to say, you will maximize your chances of fully understanding what is expected of you when it comes to your math assignments.
It doesn’t have to cost a dime. However, simply having something to look forward to after you complete your tasks can be the difference between doing it effortlessly and doing it the hard way. You might be going to hang out in the park with your friends, or maybe watching a movie with your parents. It doesn’t matter what it is, so long as you do something enjoyable afterward.
Having a quiet zone away from the hustle and bustle of your family life can make all of the difference. Your quiet zone might be in your bedroom, the kitchen, or the den. Just don’t make the mistake of attempting to complete your assignments while the whole family is gathered around watching t.
Using homework helpers and calculators is not cheating. They are simply a means of facilitating your learning. Just make sure that you stay clear of any that ask for a fee.