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Please enter the email address that you use to login to TeenInk. You'veheard many excuses About why my homework wasn't done Like when I said mygoldfish ate it When I was really just having fun But this time I will behonest This time it is true I wanted to do my homework But my parentssaid not to They told me to drop the book And pick up the remote They'drather have me watch TV Than learn a famous quote Their best friends areChandler, Joey, Phoebe, Rachel, Monica and Ross They don't care who thefirst president was They care about "Who's the Boss" I told themthat I had to answer The questions by today But they gave me their ownquestion: Which of your works would you like to tell your friends about?

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We try to make TeenInk. Please note that while we value your input, we cannot respond to every message. Also, if you have a comment about a particular piece of work on this website, please go to the page where that work is displayed and post a comment on it. Don't have an account? More experienced teachers are much more difficult to fool and more likely to be bitter and jaded.

Experienced teachers have also heard most of the lame excuses you have planned. Know how strict your teacher is. I'll let you in on a teaching secret: They want to believe you stayed up all night nursing your sick hamster. Use this to your advantage. Find out if your teacher likes you. I'll let you in on another secret: Are you a favorite? If you are, use any excuse you like. Find out your teacher's interests.

Why else would they subject themselves to the torment that comes with instructing teenagers? They love talking about themselves. Listen when they do. I got my backpack stolen: No teacher in his right mind would expect you to turn in that big assignment if it got stolen the very day it was due. Although most teachers won't follow through, filing a missing backpack report might not be a bad idea.

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I Didn't Do My Homework Because is an imagined series of absurd excuses for why the protagonist didn't do his homework. (view spoiler)] Perfectly silly, with fantastic illustrations from Benjamin Chaud. A great gift for grade schooler and grad schooler alike/5.

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I have a binder labeled appropriately, No, I didn't do my homework! Within the binder each student has their own recording sheet to keep track of the date, the "excuse" for not doing their homework and what the assignment was.4/5(24). I Didn't Do My Homework. Homework is an essential part of studying, from the elementary school to college. Being a student, I know you have done your fair share of homework so far. But sometimes, you may fail to do your homework. It may fail to be your fault as we all know life sometimes gets in the way of things.

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I brought my students to the carpet and previewed the cover, asking them what their honest thoughts were on homework. We discussed the types of assignments they liked and the types they didn't like. Then, I asked students if any of them had ever forgotten to do their homework. My students went absolutely bananas for it! It's such a fun read-aloud, and they were roaring with laughter at each page/excuse. The end is so fun- I won't spoil it, but trust that it's funny! I had them make up their own funny excuse for not doing homework, and the winner received a 'no homework pass' for one night/5(22).