•· Description of what parents can do to help students succeed in the course:
•1) Utilize the agenda as a means of communication between home and school.
•2) Establish a definite time and place for homework and study.
•3) Review assignments with your child.
•4) Monitor the completion and quality of your child's work.
•5) Plan weekly-supervised opportunities to organize your child's notebook and book bag.
•6) Make sure your child has adequate materials (pencils, pen, paper, etc.).
•7) Read together as a family.
•8) Share ways that you use math at home and at work with your child.
•9) Treat school and homework as your child's job.
•10) Utilize the parent guide letters that may be sent home with your child when a new unit is introduced.
11) Present a positive disposition toward mathematics.
12) Utilize teacher websites accessible though the school website at www.polk.k12.ga.us. You will find a calendar, homework assignments, notes, handouts, tutorials, web links for math resources, and other helpful information.