Homework

Homework is a valuable part of your education. It helps you to consolidate your learning and explore your subjects further. The timetable below shows you when you will be set homework and when it has to be handed in. There are some useful links in this Student Work Area of the website.

Your homework will be set on Microsoft Teams and you will complete some of it through the online platforms listed below.

The following time allocations should be regarded as guidelines; the quality and relevance of the homework is more important than the quantity.

  • Key Stage 3 - 30-45 minutes per night
  • Key Stage 4 - 1-2 hours per night

 

Key stage 3:

- Core subjects English, Maths and Science to be set a minimum of one homework per week

- Subjects with two or more lessons per week (e.g. Geography) to be set one homework per week 

- Subjects with one lesson per week (e.g. Art) to be set one homework per fortnight

- Subjects with one lesson per fortnight (e.g. RS) to be set one homework per month

Key Stage 4:

- All GCSE examinable subjects to set a minimum of one homework per week.

 

Core subject

Foundation/option subjects

KS3 (Year 7, 8, 9) & KS4 (Year 10 and 11)

KS3

KS4

Maths

Science

English

Art

Geography

History

RS

Citizenship

Spanish

Drama

Technology

IT

 

Art

Geography

History

RS

Citizenship

Spanish

Drama

PE

Technology

IT

Business Studies

Hospitality & Catering

Childcare

Construction

Monday

Wednesday

Thursday

Set and collected depending on when the lesson is.

 

E.g. 1:  A Year 7 class has Geography on a Tuesday during Week1 and Thursday during Wee k2 - the homework will be set on Tuesday and handed in the next Thursday

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