The Instigator
Skyhighflying15
Pro (for)
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The Contender
MoistPenguin
Con (against)
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7 Points

Should kids have homework? if so how much?

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Voting Style: Open Point System: 7 Point
Started: 3/16/2017 Category: Education
Updated: 1 year ago Status: Post Voting Period
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Skyhighflying15

Pro

Assigning homework is unfair and counterprodictive. (just writing this cuz i have to)
MoistPenguin

Con

I would like to argue that assigning homework is not counterproductive. This is because when students answer questions and solve problems, it is in a way helping them study the units they need to learn. Practicing questions that are similar to what appear on unit tests gives them a chance to get used to the subjects they are learning, and as a result will make them perform better when tested. Because of this reason, assigning homework is instead productive for the students that work on it.
Debate Round No. 1
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Posted by TheBritishEmber 1 year ago
TheBritishEmber
I think that homework is okay, but it is unfair to kids who spent at least 6 hours a day at school, to come home and have 1-3 more hours of homework. 10-15 minutes of homework a day is enough. Now, a lot of teacher give homework for bad behavior, which makes sense. I am in the middle on this.
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Vote Placed by samsun01 1 year ago
samsun01
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Reasons for voting decision: I think there should be no HW
Vote Placed by Kylie.Cunningham 1 year ago
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Reasons for voting decision: Pro only said a statement and Con explained why students should have homework. But I agree with pro but Con did a better job. It really wasn't a debate.