Step 1 . Write the topic on the board .
School without homework
Step 2 . Ask them how many of them agree with idea followed by why ?
This is where you will find a pause Now ignite their imagination through some logical questions leading to the topic and write the answers on the board .
Q 1 . Tell me honestly how many of you enjoy doing your home work daily ?
Q2 . What makes you dislike the homework ?
Q3 . What would happen in the absence of homework ?
Q4 . Can you think of any alternative for the homework ?
Q5 . What do you think is the purpose of going to school ?
Q6 . Do you think homework helps in educating the students ?
Q 7 . Let’s find the solution to the problem .
Statement : The aim of education is cultivating good habits , learning to solve our problems and understanding our environment . I don’t think home helps the students in achieving these goals .Therefore the practice of homework should be done away . It should be replaced by more useful and sensible activities which are more meaningful and children would enjoy doing them .
You can ask them to precede it with their thoughts or add something or alter the whole thing and complete the paragraph . This exercise will enable them to think and write .
Tell them to summit the assignment after correcting it in peer groups .