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Homework Guidelines

The amount of time that children spend on homework will vary because pupils have very different interests and work at different rates. Our guidelines include:

 YEAR R
Daily reading plus other activities when appropriate e.g. spelling, maths activity.

YEARS 1, 2 and 3
Daily reading
Weekly spelling/phonics or maths activity (1 week spelling/phonics, 1 week maths activity)
Occasional topic assignments or preparation based on class Learning Journey- Easter and Summer holidays

YEARS 4 and 5
Daily reading or comprehension activity
Weekly literacy or numeracy work (1 piece per week) linked to classwork often using worksheets
Weekly spelling activity or  mental maths activity (1 week spelling, 1 week mental maths)
      Occasional topic assignments or preparation based on class Learning Journey- Easter and Summer holidays

YEAR 6

Daily reading or comprehension activity
Weekly literacy and numeracy work linked to classwork
Weekly spelling and mental maths test preparation
Occasional topic assignments based on class Learning Journey- holiday work