12 Schoolwork Shortcuts for Kids Who Hate Homework

Finishing homework faster doesn't mean rushing or hovering over your child until he melts down. It means following these 12 ADHD-friendly strategies for creating calm, avoiding burnout, and staying organized.

Take Ten

When you first sit down to do homework, take two minutes to put loose papers into the proper folders. Use the next eight minutes to reread notes and/or handouts from school. These 10 minutes will save you hours of searching and studying. You will quickly get into the habit of putting assignments where they belong. Reviewing your notes transfers information to long-term memory, saving hours of study time when test time comes around.
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