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Appropriate Times for Homework/How to Help

Appropriate Times for Homework

No student should take longer (FOCUSED TIME) than the following time to complete the daily assigned homework.

Kindergarten <10 minutes

First Grade 10-15 minutes

Second Grade 20-25 minutes

Third Grade   30-35 minutes

Fourth Grade 40-45 minutes

Fifth Grade 50-55 minutes

If homework takes longer than the above times, please contact your child’s teacher.

How to Help

  • Read with your child every day!

  • Set aside a time and quiet place for homework.

  • Help pack backpacks the night before.

  • Read information in Friday Folders.  Go over graded papers with your child.

  • Keep the teacher informed of changes at home that may affect your child at school.

  • Volunteer!  Let us know if you are available to assist with special activities, events, or projects!

  • Be a part of your child’s learning! Talk with your child and/or her teacher about what is occurring in the classroom.

  • Check out your child’s Canvas Page!