Key Stage 3 Homework Guidance
Homework tasks will be focussed on literacy and numeracy wherever possible.
Students will be set 30 minutes task per week for each Core subject (English, Maths and Science) and 30 minutes per fortnight for other subjects.
For example; Maths homework (Sparx Maths) will be set every Monday for completion the following Thursday.
English - Termly reading and reading task.
Science – Topic reading task.
Key Stage 4 Homework Guidance
Students will be set 45 minutes per week for each Core subject (English, Biology, Chemistry and Physics) and 45 minutes per fortnight for other subjects.
Individual revision will of course, also be required.
Key Stage 5 Homework Guidance
Students are expected that for every formal lesson a student will spend the equivalent time on independent activities such as:
- Written homework
- Reading homework
- Preparation for next lesson
- Revision for assessments
- Consolidation of notes
- Research and wider reading around the subject
Students in Key Stage 5 are expected to manage their own time to prepare for future studies/employment. Individual revision will of course, also be required.