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  Autumn 2018
Homework Title:


We will remember

Suggested activities:

  • Make a WW2 model e.g. an air-raid shelter or plane
  • Write a WW2 poem
  • Create a newspaper article about the declaration of war
  • Produce a timeline of key events throughout the war
  • Find out about the life of a WW2 political leader
  • Interview a relative about the war
  • Find out if you have any family links with WW2 you can share