"Homework is not an optional extra, but an essential part of a high quality education"

Expectations

 

Key Stage 3

Year 7, 8 and 9: Homework comprises of three tasks of 30 minutes each evening, Monday to Friday, totalling 90 minutes.

Year 7 and 8 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Self Quizzing
Maths English Science History wk 1/Geography wk 2 MFL
Reading/Tassomai/Maths Drill Booklet
English Maths Science Reading Reading
Sparx Set first lesson of the week, due in the first lesson of the following week

year 7 homework Grid Unit 1

year 8 homework grid Unit 1 

 

Year 9 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Self Quizzing (wk1)
Maths  English MFL Geography Science
Self Quizzing (wk2)
Maths  English MFL History Science
Reading/Tassomai/Maths Drill Booklet English Maths  Science Reading Reading
Sparx Set first lesson of the week, due in the first lesson of the following week

year 9 homework Grid Unit 1 

 

KS3 Suggested Reading List 

 

Key Stage 4

Years 10 and 11: Subject homework is comprised of two 1 hour subject homeworks per night. 30 minutes will be self quizzing, whilst the other 30 minutes will be set by the class teacher.

Year 10  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Subject 1 Maths MFL Science (Tassomai) Maths Option 1
Subject 2 English Lang History/Geography Science English Lit Option 2

Year 10 Homework Grid Unit 1

 

Year 11 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Subject 1 Maths Option 1 Science (Tassomai) Maths Effective Revision
Subject 2 English Lang Ebacc Science English Lit Option 2

Year 11 homework Grid Unit 1

 

Key Stage 5

Years 12 and 13: Homework is comprised of self-quizzing, as well as further subject specific tasks each week for A Level subjects, totalling 6 hours. For BTEC subjects, homework will be designed to support coursework completion or preparation for any exams. 

Examples of Further Tasks:

  • Preparatory notes
  • Flip learning
  • Practice
  • Exam practice
  • Essay completion
  • Assignment research or write-up
  • DEAR subject specific reading, reflection and response

Each subject teacher will set homework on the same day each week, giving a full week to complete the tasks set – subject to timetabling.

Where next

Effective Revision

This is a very important time in the life of any student preparing for a variety of year group assessments, mocks or final course exams. In…

Effective Revision

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