Home learning in Year 1



Compulsory Homework
  • Reading – (10 mins per evening) Children should be heard to read regularly – parents can write comments in the reading diaries to update teachers of progress at home
  • Phonics activities linked to the child’s current ‘phase’ of learning
  • Number bonds/tables  Children should learn number bonds to 10 and 20. Have a go at some times tables if you can!


Optional Homework Autumn 2018
Homework Title:


Curious about Castles





Suggested activities:


  • Design and create a 3D castle and label it
  • Create a castle fact poster
  • Design your own knights/princess outfit
  • Create a collage about castles
  • Choose a castle of your choice to research

Once upon a time…

  • Write about your favourite fairytale character
  • Research traditional tales from around the world
  • Compose a short rhyme/poem about your favourite fairytale
  • Write your own fairytale story.