How to help children in their home work?
Make your child aware of his or her improvement. Reward achievement.
Direct praise to the task at hand.
Try not to show disappointment if your child doesn't do as well as you'd like.
Be enthusiastic. Show humor.
Be prepared to teach as well as help.
Use concrete, hands-on materials whenever possible, especially with younger children.
Help your child build associations between what she knows and what she is learning.
Provide adequate practice to facilitate overlearning.
Provide variety. Switch from one subject to another and take breaks to keep up attention. ...more