Create a Home Learning Environment

Ways to create a home learning environment:

  1. Provide age appropriate reading materials
  2. model reading and learning
  3. create an organized/clutter - free area to complete homework and/or study
  4. give positive comments regarding study habits, assignments, and grades
  5. Enforce a consistent homework time each day
  6. Read with your child every night
  7. Help your child understand and finish homework
  8. Contact your child's teacher with any questions or concerns you may have
  9. Get your child to bed at a reasonable hour so he/she can get enough sleep


*Source: The Parent Institute, 'Elementary School Parents Make the Difference,"