Child Welfare League of America

Same Homework, New Plan: How to Help Your Disorganized Kid Sit Down and Get it Done

By:
Sally G. Hoyle


Same Homework, New Plan: How to Help Your Disorganized Kid Sit Down and Get it Done Do you dread the nightly homework wars? Is a student in your home underachieving academically because the homework is just not getting done? Reclaim your family's evenings and weekends! Whether the problem is a homework power struggle, ADHD, unidentified giftedness, or something else, Sally Hoyle offers easy-to-follow steps that will decrease homework meltdowns and help kids achieve their academic potential as independent learners. Informed by Dr. Hoyle's 19 years of experience as a practicing psychologist and mother, Same Homework, New Plan will show you how to

establish a homework routine that is tailored to your child's learning style and your family's needs,
help your child manage and overcome organizational problems,
make teachers your allies,
use a combination of inexpensive office supplies, hightech solutions, and easy activities to make homework go more smoothly,
implement your own organizational strategies, and
boost your child's self-confidence.

Same Homework, New Plan is an indispensable tool for any family with school-age children.

Brilliant! This is one of the most comprehensive, effective, well-conceived books on homework I've yet seen. Dr. Hoyle's book should be on the shelves of every family with school-going children. A must for teachers, too.
—Trevor Romain
Author,
How to Do Homework Without Throwing Up

This is a very practical and useful book, and I will certainly recommend it to the parents and children whom I see in my clinic.
—Martha Deckla MD
Director, Developmental Cognitive Neurology Clinic
Kennedy Krieger Institute


Price: $11.95
CWLA Stock Number: 0739
Publication Date: 2005
ISBN-13: 9781587600739