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  Summer 2019
Homework Title:

A journey to ancient Baghdad

Suggested activities:

  • Can you create a fact file about ancient Baghdad?
  • Design and make a 3d model of a building from ancient Baghdad
  • Can you create a piece of art inspired by ancient Baghdad?


European Study

  • Study the flags and capital cities of Europe
  • Design a ‘touring Europe’ board game
  • Familiarise yourself with other European national anthems… can you learn to play or sing one?