The Benefits of Homework
Some students may not know it but the homework being given by their teachers can have very positive effects on their overall grades in school. Even the simple homework can help teachers find out if their students have really absorbed the lesson.
Homeworks are being given out for several reasons, the teacher wants the students to practice what they have learned, homework is a good way to prepare the student for their next class and introduce a new concept or lesson.
Homework is beneficial for the teachers because they are given a feedback that the students really understand the lesson and the topics that were discussed in class. If the students have done poorly with their homework, the teacher will know what areas to discuss more and what to improve. Homework is beneficial for both the teacher and the students because this improves the overall learning in the classroom.
In any kind of activity, you can do well in something if you constantly practice it. Homework is given to reinforce all the things that were taught in the class. It is always better to apply the concept in practice so that the students will learn more and have better understanding of the lesson.
Homework can also build positive habits and good attitude towards work. It can effectively teach the students that learning does not only take place inside their classroom but it can be done anywhere. The positive attitude that may foster from this is independence and responsibility. Students will apply this habit and attitude not only in school but also in other activities like sports, doing house chores and also when they start having jobs.