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homework

1. school work done out of lessons, esp at home
2. any preparatory study
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Luna, the Washington Unified School District's superintendent, condemned the controversial homework assignment upon learning of it Friday.
The tutors provide help with all types of homework assignments and test preparation.
The teacher can put a plan in place to see that the student Is aware of the homework assignment and has the necessary materials to complete it.
Next, they'll print out the "Quiz Me!" sheet, write in their answers to three short questions, and hand it in to you as a homework assignment or for extra credit.
For instance, students will make social commitments, work unnecessary overtime hours, accept an invitation to a trip, or attend a party the night before an important homework assignment is due.
Teachers are finding that a number of students do not complete homework assignments for various reasons, and have long experienced the frustration of students who do not or will not complete their homework assignments.
Within the combined conceptual framework of the behavioral momentum concept, the Premack reinforcement principle, the discrete task reinforcement hypothesis, and the matching law, the current study compared the effects of three sequences of math problems within assignments (i.e., short to long, long to short, and random) on several dependent measures: accuracy of problem solutions, time required to complete each assignment, perceived difficulty of each assignment, estimated time required to complete each assignment, assignment preference, and choice of a related homework assignment. It was assumed that the task order might have greater affects on students' perceptions of assignments than actual performance and time spent on assignments.
The plan is not a homework assignment to show the boss at the beginning of the year, never to be seen again.
Or use them as sweet rewards once you've slam-dunked a Big project or that bother of a homework assignment.
Once you're in class, you recognize all of your classmates and use the classroom's new technology to finish up a homework assignment. After class, you visit the University Center to go climbing on the rock wall and then catch a movie in the two-story theater before heading back to your apartment.
So in reviewing how my homework assignment went I'd say the "design" step went fine but I needed to spend a bit more thought on the "assign" step where you focus on how the activity will be completed.
This first homework assignment teaches the students how to operate the robot's software infrastructure.