Home Learning

Principle

Sparsholt C of E Primary School values home learning and the opportunities home learning can bring to consolidate learning, deepen understanding or prepare pupils for work to come.  We are committed to providing home learning which is age and stage appropriate, providing opportunities for pupils to work independently and alongside parents.  

Aims

  • To provide further opportunities for pupils to work independently
  • To engage home and school in supporting each child’s learning
  • To further enhance the integrated curriculum through linked home learning tasks
  • To consolidate and reinforce learning in lessons through practice
  • To gather knowledge for future school learning
  • To ensure a consistent approach across the school

Year R

  • Reading
  • Tricky words to learn each term
Year 1
  • Reading
  • Spellings given each week – related to phonics
  •  Maths task each week   (Willow Cl homework given out Tuesday to return on Tuesday)
Year 2
  • Reading
  • Spellings given each week – related to phonics
  • Maths task each week  
Year 3
  • Spellings given each week.
  • Weekly reading comprehension
Year 4
  • Spellings given each week.
  • Maths and English – 20 mins max given out on a Friday and returned on a Monday
Year 5
  • Spellings given each week (Rowan)
  • Maths and English – given out on Friday and returned on a Monday
Year 6
  • Maths and English – given out on Friday and returned on a Monday
Additional overnight challenges are set on occasions in Rowan and Oak class