- Oct 30, 2005
That is the exact thing here as well...DS is in 6th grade, but in an 8th grade honors math class. For him, it's not so much homework, as an optional extra credit fun sheet. There are five things to do on the page...some he gets, some he doesn't. It doesn't really add a whole lot to his grade, and rightly so, but is good for a little nudge up.My niece had a math worksheet like this last year when she was in 7th grade. She took a very advanced math class, about 3 years ahead, and when she came to me for help on this worksheet I was surprised they got such non-math related homework KWIM? We spent almost 2 hours on the worksheet. In the end? I didn't learn much, except:
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