Homework is always linked to the work being carried out in the classroom and allows children to consolidate and reinforce skills and knowledge being taught in school. Regular homework is set within each class and a timetable is always sent home to parents.
It is recommneded that children have the following allocations of homework:
Parrot Class (Reception) - 5 / 10 minutes per day - Reading (Letter sounds, blends, CVC words), occasional number work.
Kingfisher Class (Year 1 and 2) - 10 / 15 minutes per day - Reading, spellings, occasional number work, occasional assignments linked to other areas of the curriculum.
Falcon Class (Year 3 and 4) - 15 minutes per day - Reading, spellings, weekly numeracy, occasional assignments linked to other areas of the curriculum.
Owl Class (Year 5 and 6) - 20 minutes per day - Weekly numeracy, literacy, topic, reading, spellings.
A copy of our homework policy is available on the website.