Originally Posted by Englishrose
When you know the kids and their work ethic then see the science fair project you can tell! DS2s teacher taught 5th last year and she was saying how frustrating it is. She even had parents call ( who she never heard from the rest of the year) complain about a grade. She didn't mind except it wasn't the kids work!
In my opinion, if any child turns in a project obviously done by parents, they should receive an F--and a note should be sent home when the assignment is given so there is no misunderstanding the policy.
But then, I'm a hard-nosed wench.