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A+ Parenting: 9 Tips to Boost Bad Grades

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Use Skill-Builder Worksheets


Skill-builder worksheets are another great tool for improving your child's understanding of tough subjects. Since practice worksheets won't be graded by the teacher, your child might feel more confident working on them — so they make a great warm-up before homework time. In addition to finding free worksheets online, ask your child's teacher for additional practice worksheets on topics your child struggles with.

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