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Create a Homework Station in Your Home

Besides just being functional, a homework station that is fun and cute may make your children feel a little more enthused to sit down at get to their homework. We’ll try anything to help cut down on homework battles.

It doesn’t get much cuter than this shared work space. A colorful space like this one might inspire creative work once all those spelling sheets are completed.

Two Wall Desk Homework Station
Colorful Kids Work Space by Maison Ellie Interiors

This family has three children and managed to streamline a work station for all three of them in a hallway—a great use of a space that’s rarely used.

Three Kid Homework Station Workspace Idea
Shared Kids Homework Station by Kristin Bryant Thompson

If you have a lot of extra space in your home, you can have multiple work areas for older and younger kids, like this multi-purpose playroom.

Multi-use Playroom with Homeschool Desk Setup
Multi-Purpose Playroom by Ginny

A wall desk is a great space-saver when you’re adding a desk to a bedroom.

Wall Desk in Shared Girls Room
Shared Girls Room by Entertaining with Emily

This faux built-in desk provides lots of extra storage.

Faux Built-in Desk in Girls Room
Blush Sophistication Big Girl Room

This cool acrylic desk is so sleek you can barely see it, keeping the room functional without looking overcrowded.

Acrylic Desk in Modern Boys Room
Modern Boys Bedroom by Vanessa Antonelli

This mama created her own little preschool inspired playroom—perfect for the kindergarten-and-younger crew that may need less structured schooling.

Preschool Inspired Playroom
Preschool Inspired Playroom by shacosta

Even a little nook in a family room can become a school work desk.

Desk Nook in Family Room Playroom
Family Room Playroom by J and J Design Group

Need a quieter spot? This family went full on Harry Potter and used the “cupboard under the stairs” as a cool hideout with a desk inside.

Under the Stairs Kids Space
Under the Stairs Kids Space by Rebecca Propes

While many people opt for a kids-sized play table in the playroom, this playroom holds a full dining room table, where it’s easy to spread out books and computers or get messy with an art project. Your real dining room table will thank you as it has a much higher probability of staying clean this way.

Playroom with Dining Room Table
Playroom by Melisa Fluhr

Go old school with a vintage desk like this mama did in her homeschooled daughter’s room.

Vintage Desk in Girls Room for Homeschool
Vintage Inspired Girls Room by Heather Nicholson

Need a spot to keep track of any paper or art projects? We love this DIY display on a kitchen wall.

Art and Schoolwork Display
DIY Display for Art Projects and Schoolwork by Entertaining with Emily

Please feel free to add your own homework station ideas in the comments!