Wouldn’t it be great if we were in charge of school? Don’t you think things would be a lot different? I asked 124 kids in my school what they would choose to change if given the chance. They had two choices and these are the results:
No homework: 98
Half days on Fridays: 26
As you can see, most kids in our school would prefer not to have homework. We think once classes finish at the end of the school day, the rest of the time should be for us to do other things, including after-school programs or sports. The kids who chose a half day wanted to get a head start on the weekend!