Homework provides students with opportunities to consolidate their classroom learning, develop autonomous learning skills, time management skills and a positive attitude to schooling.
Regularly complete reading and set homework activities.
Record activities as required.
Demonstrate time management and self management by completing homework by the expected time.
Encourage their student to complete the requirements.
Sign homework record sheets/diary as appropriate.
Regularly discuss homework with their child.
Contact classroom teacher if and when required.
Lower Primary (Years 1 & 2) – 15 mins
Pencil case games.
Homework Grid or calendar of activities which includes Home Reading.
Middle Primary (Years 3, 4 & 5)- 15-20mins
Maths and language focus including Home Readers.
General research questions.
Life skills eg. Time, reading timetables, recipes, shopping lists etc.
Upper Primary (Years 6 & 7) – 20-30mins
Weekly Homework assignment.