Homework is a time for children and families to research, practice and learn new skills and knowledge.
Some tasks are best completed daily e.g. spellings and times tables.
Reading is also a good time to relax and spend time together each day.
Other tasks that are given out weekly or fortnightly.
These include :-
Creative, Talk Time and Practice Makes Perfect.
Creative tasks may include model making or researching a topic. It can also be answering a question such as “How did the Victorians help us?”
Talk Time tasks may include questions or debating topics that will help your child to prepare for a lesson later in the week. It may focus on a character or topic such as science e.g. How do we keep warm in winter?
Practice makes Perfect may include a set of questions relating to a maths calculations such as division. Alternatively it could be practicing using technical language such as adverbs etc