Tag Archive | homework

Pulling Teeth

Pulling Teeth

My eight-year-old has been ready for this school year to end since about September. He’s really smart and isn’t having trouble with the work, he just hates it. He hates sitting there all day, and he REALLY hates homework. Every day, homework is a battle. I’ve tried so many different things to try to motivate […]

Get Your Own Lousy Proofreader

Do the words “Can you look over my paper” fill other writers with as much pleasure and dread as they do me? I guess somewhere between my younger sister once wanting me to completely rewrite a school report for her and the people who only want to know about the typos, I just sort of […]