- Some questions frequently asked by houseowners : can some one give me advice regarding my 9yo 3rd grade son?
♥ how can i teach my child to work independantly, as well as teach problem solving? he needs constant affirmation and attention. he knows how to do his work, and how to get the answers, but needs me to sit with him and work out every single homework q or a. same story in school. his teacher struggles to keep him on task. his desk is adjoined to hers because he needs that extra attention. the problem is that he doesn't need the extra help, he is very bright but can not stay focused and will not attempt to work on his own. please help us, any suggestions will be appreciated. i am spending 4 plus hours everyday on homework and classwork that does not getting completed during school. i am always holding his hand and not being able to do the things i need to get done. if you can share specific ideas on programs, projects, names of tools i can use ,etc.. please share.how many hours a day do you home school your child?