Helping your child succeed
Helping Your Child Succeed at Home Schooling
1. Moving Away From Teaching Students Based on Age and Going By Abilities
The idea of grouping students by age and ability has been the standard for a long time. However, recently there has been an influx in schools that are moving away from this traditional system and going by abilities. The theory behind this is that children learn at different rates and there is no need to force them to move on from one level to the next if they are not ready. We need to start helping your child succeed.
A study found that students who were allowed to progress at their own pace until they were ready for more advanced material scored higher on exams than those who were forced to move on early. This is because they had time to digest difficult concepts before moving forward, which helped them better understand the material in the future.
2. Getting Involved in Community Activities That Fit Into Their Individual Routines
Joining a community of like-minded people is one of the best ways to get active.
For the people who want to lose weight, there are groups that they can join to help them on their journey. They can share their experiences with each other and work on challenges together. People who want to learn a new language or skill get together with others in the same boat and work together in order to improve themselves.
Some communities are less formal than others and they might be more informal than group meetings where everybody has specified roles and duties, but the idea is still the same: these communities offer an outlet for individuals who want to stay in shape, get fit or become bilingual, for example.
3. Organising Your Home School to Fit the Lifestyle of Your Child & the Life of a Family
Growing up, most of us remember a time when we would have to walk to school. It was a time when the world seemed so much smaller and achievable.
Many children today are driven in by their parents or have access to public transportation. This is a huge change from the past. As an adult, you need to take into account how they live their lives now and make sure that your home schooling is meeting their needs.
4. Incentivising Your Child by Making Learning Fun
Incentivising your child with rewards can be a great way to make learning more fun and engaging for them.
Rewards can be anything that your child enjoys, from food to activities. However, there are some important things to remember when you are using incentives in your child’s learning process. For example, make sure that the reward is big enough so they feel like they have accomplished something. And as a parent, take care of yourself and don’t use rewards as a way to get out of doing homework or chores at home!
Research shows that children who receive rewards for completing tasks have higher scores on standardized tests, exhibit stronger work ethic and better social skills than those who do not.
5. Creating a Successful Learning Environment in the Comfort of Your Own Home
There are a lot of barriers that teachers face in the classroom which make it difficult for them to create an inclusive learning environment. These barriers include class size, lack of resources, time constraints and a tough work-life balance.
This is where online education comes in. It can be a great way to solve these problems because of its flexibility and accessibility. It’s also one way to increase diversity because you have access to more people with different backgrounds that might be interested in teaching. Remember to ask for support if you need it.