As the mom of a single child, I am very guilty of doing everything for my child, usually to my own demise.
We hated doing homework! Instead of giving my child the chance to do it on her own and in her own way, I did it for her.
I heard about the Study Methods course presented by the Play Attention Biolink Center, but I thought it is only for children struggling to learn; Alexja was a 90%+ student so she didn’t need it. How wrong was I!
In 2016, when Alexja was in Grade 5, I decided to enroll for the Study Methods course presented by Marlize from Biolink. It was a huge revelation for me and for my child.
There are so many amazing ways with which they can study and save time while doing their homework. So much more play time for my child in the afternoons.
After this course I distanced myself from homework and study time and allowed my child to do her summaries on her own. The...