How to Do Homework Sims 4: Children’s & Teenagers

You might not associate gaming with homework, but in The Sims 4, it’s essential to your Sims’ academic achievement, connects to the parenting skill, and has multiple effects on their daily lives.

It’s essential to know how to do schoolwork in the Sims 4, whether your Sim is raising a family or attempting to cram for exams between college parties. Please use this page as a reference for all homework-related tasks in The Sims 4.

How to Do Homework Sims 4: Childeren & Teenagers

Make sure your kids do their schoolwork every day after school if you want them to do well in class. Also, they should be in an excellent frame of mind when they come to class.

The Sims 4 makes it simple to master the art of doing schoolwork. The orange homework book will be in the child’s inventory, and the blue one will be in the teen’s.

If for some reason, your Sim doesn’t have the book they need for homework, you can always have them buy one from the bookstore by selecting the “Purchase Books” option that displays when you click on a bookshelf.

From Monday through Friday, each of your simulated children will have a new assignment to do. In The Sims 4, all you have to do to get your Sim to complete their homework is Right-Click on the assignment in their inventory and select “Do Homework.”

Employing an older sim to assist with the assignment can speed up the process. Then, Right-Click the Sim you’d like to assist with and select “Help With Homework.” A lot of time will be saved as a result of this.

After completing their assigned homework, your Sim has the option to do extra credit assignments to improve their academic success. After finishing the required assignment, click “Do Extra Credit.”

Because of this, your Sim’s academic performance will improve the next time they attend class. However, your Sim must have a B average or higher to select this choice.

Having all four of your child’s skills at level 3 is another approach to hasten the process. In doing so, you will have access to “Breeze Through Schoolwork.”

If you raise your Sim’s skill level to 7, the “Dominate Homework” option will become available.

How to Do Homework at University?

How to Do Homework Sims 4

The 2019 expansion pack for The Sims 4, titled “Discover University,” introduces a new form of assignment for your simulated students to complete. 

Your Sim’s first semester at college will bring with it the addition of a black and white composite notebook, which will serve as their assignment book.

If you want your Sim to do well in class, assign them homework before they attend class. If you have more than one class per week, your Sim will have to do homework more than once.

To begin working on your University assignments, select the “Textbook” icon, then click on the course name whose assignments you wish to complete. You can start & stop as often as you like; you don’t need to finish in one session.

It’s great to know that your Sims will glide through their University schoolwork if they have a high level of research and debate skills. 

In addition, you can add the study location lot attribute to your Sim’s lot to make studying a breeze.

How to do Homework Faster Sims 4 University

  • A player’s adult Sim can assist with any academic tasks. To do this, select the Sim you wish to assist with and click “Help with homework.”
  • Similarly, players can improve their Sim’s academic performance after completing assignments by selecting the “Do extra credit” option. (Minimum of a B average required)
  • To gain access to the “Breeze through homework” option, players must raise all four of their Sim’s skills to level 3. Similarly, the “Dominate homework” option becomes available at level 7 of skill.
  • Players might also save time when completing college assignments. The study spots a lot of traits in a Sim’s home, and increased research and debating abilities will accomplish this.

How Long Does It Take to Do Homework at Sims 4 University?

Homework can be done sitting at a table or lying on the floor, and it will typically take one Sim hour to finish. Students will usually receive worse grades if they do not complete their assigned homework. 

In The Sims 4: Discover University, students in the young adult and higher age brackets receive homework assignments after every class.

How to Make Homework Easier

The ability to complete homework assignments alone is insufficient. If you’re anything like me, your Sims will need a helping hand to keep up with all of the demands placed upon them by academics, roommates, social events, extracurriculars, and even the most basic of life’s necessities. In that case, heed the advice that follows.

  • Develop abilities pertinent to their major or coursework.
  • To keep your Sim happy, you should ensure their requirements are met.
  • To create a “Focused” atmosphere in your home, decorate with items that convey this feeling (you can see this if you hover over objects in buy mode)
  • Keep other Sims out of your dorm room when you need to study.
  • Develop Your Capacity for In-Depth Study and Convincing Arguments
  • If your roommate is throwing a party, it’s probably best to head to the library or some quiet spot to do some work.
  • Go off-campus and adopt the habits of the students who live in the “Study Spot.”

How to Get Better Grades in Sims 4

Having your child do their homework is a straightforward method to help them do better in school. The role of homework at school is analogous to that of extra activities in simulation career games.

Having your Sim’s needs handled before they head off to class and selecting the “Work Hard” option on their icon photo while in class can help improve their performance. 

Enhancing a child’s performance is also possible through cultivating their skills. You can break skills into four categories: cerebral, motor, creative, and social.

If you have Sims 4: Parenthood installed on your computer, your kid could occasionally bring home a school project. In this situation, It will notify you that they have been assigned a school project. Dioramas can be anything from a volcano to a fortress.

Your Sim child’s academic performance and skill development can benefit from these. If a parent is involved in the project, the results will be even more outstanding for the kid. The build and buy option allows you to purchase projects to speed up your child’s grade.

The principal will call the student to discuss their poor academic performance if their grade drops below a certain threshold. If the kid regularly misses school, they will not do well academically.

You can accomplish this by not interacting with them before they go to school in the morning. Also, if you have The Sims 4: Parenthood in your system, your Sims may receive a pop-up from a fellow student urging them to miss class.

FAQs – How to Do Homework Sims 4

Why won’t my Sim do their homework?

With an adult’s assistance, Sims may complete their assignments more quickly. Please encourage them to begin doing their assignments by having them settle into a comfortable spot. 

Then it would help if you assumed control of any other adult sim in residence. Help a sim out by selecting them in the Sims 3 game while they are working on schoolwork by clicking on them and selecting the “Help with homework” option.

How do I enable cheats in Sims 4?

The cheat console for The Sims 4 may be accessed in-game by pressing Ctrl + Shift + C. Once the box appears, input the desired cheat codes and enter to activate them. To activate “shift-click” cheats, you must first enter “testing cheats [true/false]” into the game’s “cheat menu.


There’s no point in worrying about your young Sims’ homework if you want them to succeed in school. In the end, your Sim’s academic performance won’t affect their future professional or personal success, so relax.

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