Spellings - A spelling related activity linked to the spelling rule of the week and the 10 focus words
Grammar/Comprehension - A worksheet task alternating each week as to the skill we send home
Maths -Abacus and worksheet homework will be set on alternating weeks for year 5 and year 6 will mainly have worksheet tasks
Reading - At least 3 times a week
Topic - As appropriate; art, design or research based tasks
Homework will mainly be on worksheets, the children have or will be provided with a homework folder.
It is important that all homework is completed to a high standard; in blue pen for written work and pencil for maths. We will be monitoring the regularity of any homework not submitted on time and should this become a common event for an individual parents will be informed.
For children in year 5 and 6 one piece of homework could take up to 45 minutes however on average we expect them to take about 30 minutes. If your child struggles with an aspect of their homework please ask them to come to their teacher for further support before it is due in.