What is homework used for - debate topic.docx - What is homework used for Homework is designed to reinforce what students have already learned Why is

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What is homework used for? Homework is designed to reinforce what students have already learned. Why is homework necessary? Homework teaches your child to take responsibility for his or her work. Do students actually need homework? Well I certainly don’t need google to answer this question. Certainly Not! Homework is a choice, a choice that teachers make. It isn’t a crucial part of learning. Homework, in my opinion doesn’t help me academically. Mostly homework is extra work that we take home to do for a grade, a grade that will possibly not matter to you in the future. Homework causes stress, anxiety, health issues. Homework takes to much time away from afterschool activities and family time. Homework take time away from teachers. Homework can affect students’ health, social life and grades. The hours spent in class, and the hours spent on schoolwork can lead to students feeling overpowered and dull. Homework is an important part of being successful inside and outside of the classroom, but too much of it can have a negative effect. Homework can effect a
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