• Allow time for homework to happen -i.e. have the child at home or in a quite and comfortable place with everything needed to do the work.
  • Be there to help if necessary. Do not take over; guide only Sign homework diary daily make sure everything covered
  • Check the books to see that work has been completed, especially when the child reports that work was completed at school.
  • Ensure that the child has the necessary stationery in order to complete homework and class work.
  • Regularly check the last page for homework entries and the reward pages for merits. Acknowledge merits
  • by signing. Praise and/or have your own incentives system for your child.
  • Acknowledge an entry by signing the 'Parent' column and check that the offence is rectified
  • If applicable return the discipline slip acknowledging the six entries and receive of the letter