Our Lady and St Anselm'sRoman Catholic Primary School

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Homework will be handed out on a Friday to be returned on Wednesday.




Children will be set maths homework each week. It comprise of one or more of the following:


  • Times table rock stars challenges will be set weekly for children to develop fluency and speed of recall 
  • Arithmetic papers to develop familiarity with test questions
  • Reasoning problems




Children will also be set one independent piece of Literacy to practise key skills learned in class that week. This could comprise of:


  • short reading comprehension to develop discrete skills of inference, retrieval or summary
  • Accelerated reading - children must be reading at least 20 minutes per night
  • Talk for Writing image to plan a story
  • Children will also be expected to revise the key spellings each week to be tested upon on Fridays


Homework 15th October:

The homework for 15th October now includes an arithmetic paper (to be completed within 30 minutes - answers are provided) and a short comprehension (Spirit task).