Have you ever had students come up with homework excuses like these?
I am such a sincere boy; I just can’t leave my homework undone. Have some more interesting excuses you have heard of? Share with us in the comments below and let the laughter begin!
There are many reasons why college students miss deadlines with their homework.
The problem is that if you don’t come up with a good excuse (and we mean a REALLY good excuse), you will most probably get a low grade.
Students will tell you just about anything to get out of trouble for not having their homework.
This situation can be fodder to some great teacher stories as students can come up with the most hilarious homework excuses.The problem with homework is that you probably receive tons of it every semester.We agree that teachers rarely think about their students’ free time.Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments.Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.They really don’t care that you have to write 10 other essays for 10 other classes.Every teacher will expect you to turn over the homework on the deadline, regardless of how many school chores you receive for the week.In the evening, there are lunches to be made, dinner to prep, clothes to lay out, dogs to feed and walk, and more. When homework is a regular occurrence in your household and built into the afternoon/evening time, then there’s always a slot of time dedicated to learning, right?When they realize that not doing homework means doing work of another kind, they may fess up about the school work they have. Sit down with them and go through what needs to be done so they do understand. There are other things a kid can do to keep their learning up to par.As long as your teacher believes you, there is no reason why you would have to worry about a bad grade.Before we get to the list of excuses for not doing homework, let’s take a look at some of the reasons why you are in this situation in the first place.