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 2020
Homework Title:

World War 2

Suggested activities:

  • Write a rainforest song
  • Create a piece of artwork inspired by the rainforest
  • Complete a rainforest animal and or plant study
  • Design a ‘Save the Rainforests’ poster
  • Create a Fair Trade poster
  • Collection of data showing Fair Trade products used by family members
  • Design and make a 3D rainforest model