Senior Homework Requirements

Years 3/4

Daily independent reading. We ask parents or students to record book titles in their diaries and the number of pages read and initialled by parents daily.

Weekly times tables. Students will be expected to learn times tables. These will be written by students in their diaries.

1 double sided Homework sheet. Each Monday a Homework sheet will come home to be completed and returned to school by Friday. The work sheets will cover topics studied in Literacy and Numeracy throughout the current term.

Project work. Students may be asked to do project work to be completed at school and at home.

Continuation of unfinished class work. We do have different expectations for different students. However, students who have not finished an expected level of work throughout the day may, at times be asked to complete it at home, and return it to school the following day.

 

Years 5-6

Daily independent reading. We ask parents or students to record book titles in their diaries and the number of pages read and initialled by parents daily.

Weekly times tables. Students will be expected to learn times tables. These will be written by students in their diaries.

1 double sided Homework sheet. Each Monday a Homework sheet will come home to be completed and returned to school by Friday. The work sheets will cover topics studied in Literacy and Numeracy throughout the current term.

Project work. Students may be asked to do project work to be completed at school and at home.

Continuation of unfinished class work. We do have different expectations for different students. However, students who have not finished an expected level of work throughout the day may, at times be asked to complete it at home, and return it to school the following day.

 

 

Senior (3-6) Websites for Additional Homework Resources

 

Families who wish to engae their children in extra homework may find these resources useful. These websites have a range of interactive games that assist students to develop skills in the areas of Literacy and Numeracy.

 

Literacy:

 

http://www.uen.org/3-6interactives/lang_arts.shtml

http://www.readwritethink.org/classroom-resources/student-interactives/

http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmsv/smg/

http://www.abcya.com/

 

 

Numeracy:

 

http://www.mathsisfun.com/index.htm

http://www.harcourtschool.com/menus/auto/13/4.html

http://www.uen.org/3-6interactives/math.shtml

http://www.coolmath-games.com/

http://www.gamequarium.com/math.htm