Home learning in Year 6




Compulsory Homework
  • Reading (15 – 20 mins per evening)
  • English/Maths Revision  In preparation for secondary school, children will be expected to complete a weekly task linked to the work from the classroom – taking no longer than 20 minutes. This will be given on a Friday to be completed by the following Friday.
  • Spellings – Spellings will be given on a Friday to be learned for the following Friday, based on phonic or spelling patterns learned throughout the week.
  • Number bonds/tables  Children should learn to recall multiplication and division facts for multiplication tables up to 12 × 12


Optional Homework  Spring 2019
Homework Title:

Rumble in the Rainforest

Suggested activities:

  • Create a piece of artwork inspired by the rainforest
  • Study a rainforest plant or tree of your choice
  • Find out about the life of an indigenous tribe
  • Produce a data study on weather and climate in the Amazon
  • Write a diary as an explorer
  • Create a SAVE THE RAINFOREST poster
  • Find out about things that are exported to the UK and Europe from the rainforest