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Definition of "seatwork" [seatwork]

  • Lessons assigned to be done by students at their desks in the classroom. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "seatwork" in a sentence
  • "Thanks to advances in brain research, we now know that most of the brain is activated during physical activity -- much more so than when doing seatwork."
  • "But a growing body of research is determining that physical activity activates the brain much more so than doing seatwork."
  • "Due to an increasing emphasis on "academics" and accountability, policymakers are demanding more and more testing, which requires more and more seatwork."
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