All homework activities are intended to support your child's learning in school (either consolidating recently taught concepts, reviewing existing knowledge in advance of upcoming class work.
All homework tasks will be set on Google Classroom, with the exception of the arithmetic paper.
At the start of year 5, the following homework will be set:
Reading: All children in the class are expected to read for 30 minutes 5 times a week - this should be a mixture of independent and alongside an adult who can help ask questions and deepen their understanding.
Spelling. Spelling will be set every week on a Monday and will be due in on the following Monday. This will be set through spelling shed.
Mathematics. All mathematics homework will be set through Mangahigh. It is very important that your child has a pen and paper available when they are doing this homework to help them to work out the answers. The homework set will go alongside what we are learning in lesson and will support their learning. Children should complete each task at least twice to try and achieve/ improve on the medals they are awarded.
Arithmetic. We will do an arithmetic challenge on a Friday. These will be marked in class and sent home the following week for corrections.
Topic. At different points in the year your child may be given topic home learning tasks. This will be shared on Google Classroom.