Author(s): Gwenda Hill
Why do homework?! Research shows that doing homework has a direct effect on academic success: It encourages the retention of newly-learned skills It lets students check the effectiveness of their learning, and identify areas where they might need more help It helps them understand basic concepts more thoroughly. Moreover, like doing regular physical exercise, doing regular homework helps develop will power and self-confidence. The Units in Maths Homework Book covers 14 Level 1 Unit Standards, the same as the Units in Maths textbook. Each Unit Standard has eight practice exercises. All of the 112 exercises have been written with practice directly for the achievement of Unit Standards in mind. Those Unit standards with several elements may have a practice exercise for each element. So, using the Units in Maths Homework Book will give you extra practice for achieving a whole bunch of popular Unit Standards, and make you a better person at the same time - you cant lose!