Homework

Year 1, Mrs Hills: Home learning will comprise of regular reading and maths based activities. There will also occasionally be topic based home learning. Home learning folders will go home on a Thursday and should return to school by the following Tuesday. We are sure the children will enjoy the activities but if you have any concerns please let me know as we want to ensure children still find their learning fun.

Year 2, Mrs Corallo: Homework will be regularly set on Friday for completion on the following Tuesday. It will consist of spelling practice and either a Numeracy or Literacy activity, or sometimes it will be topic based. We ask for your support in ensuring that your child completes his/her homework.

Year 3, Mrs Dayantis and Mrs Walls:  The children will bring home either a Numeracy or Literacy activity on Fridays, which is to be returned to school by the following Wednesday. They will have a home-learning book in which to put their completed activities. Your child should spend approximately 30 minutes on this homework. Please add any comments if you wish. Talk homework for Big Write will also be sent home regularly. Please encourage your child to discuss ideas for their Big Write.

Year 4, Mrs Loader and Mr Curran: The children will bring home either a numeracy or literacy activity on Fridays, which is to be returned to school by the following Wednesday. They will have a home-learning book in which to put their completed activities. Your child should spend approximately 30 – 45 minutes on this homework. Please add comments should you feel appropriate and see the class teachers if you have any problems.

Year 5, Miss Thomas: In Year 5, homework is set twice a week and should usually take your child between 30-45 minutes to complete. The homework sheets will be the same format as last year and the children will be continuing from where they left off. It is important that the children are organised in handing it in on time, as if they do not hand it in, they will be completing the homework in their lunchtime. Homework will be set on the following days: Tuesday – English, which is due in the following Monday; Friday – Maths, which is due in the following Thursday.

Year 6, Mrs Dunn:  It is important that pupils have a quiet space in which to do their home learning and that they are organised in handing homework in on time. Your child should spend around 45 minutes on each homework task. If your child does have any problems when attempting their work, please feel free to talk to Mrs Dunn or write a note in your child’s book.  Two pieces of homework (usually maths and Literacy):

Maths Homework is set on Friday handed by the following Friday;

Literacy Homework is set on Tuesday handed in by the following Tuesday;

Spellings will be sent home on Monday and tested on Friday;

Also they will have mental maths tests and tests on times tables every Friday.

 

Have a look at the following guides to see how you can support your child’s learning at home:

Supporting Literacy at home

Supporting Maths at home