Homework Expectations

Year Group Home learning subjects Frequency per Week Suggested Duration
Foundation Stage Reading /phonics Daily approx  15 mins
Tricky words 3 times a  week approx   5 mins
Home learning diary weekly approx  20 mins
Year 1 Reading /phonics Daily approx  15 mins
Spelling 3 times a  week approx  10 mins
Mathletics / Maths Activities 3 times a  week approx  10 mins
Set homework

English / Maths/Topic

1 per term approx  30 mins
Year 2 Reading /phonics Daily approx  15 mins
Spelling 3 times a  week approx 10 mins
Mathletics / Maths Activities 3 times a  week approx 10 mins
Set homework

English / Maths/Topic

1 per term approx 30 mins

Guidance

  • A little and often is most effective in helping children develop.
  • Complete homework when the children are not too tired. Leaving school reading practise until bedtime may not be right for your child as they may not be able to concentrate as well as they could during the day.