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year 5 - how much homework

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BlotOnTheLandscape Mon 13-Oct-14 13:23:37

How much homework does your year 5 child get and how long does it take?
What sort of thing do they have to do?
Weekly we have about 1 hour of maths and 1-2 hours of literacy for children in the top set.

ContentedSidewinder Thu 30-Oct-14 19:03:49

A set of 10 spellings, reading, mathletics, bug club, then literacy and numeracy homework on a Friday to be handed in Monday, which would be around 20 minutes each.

So spellings is literally writing each work 3 times so 30 words, reading is done before bed in bed, mathletics is 20 minutes twice a week(that time is set by me) and we sacked off bug club with the blessing of the school as he reads daily.

School is outstanding primary.

LynetteScavo Thu 30-Oct-14 19:12:26

20 mins maths, 20 mins literacy per week- spellings for a weekly test, times tables for a weekly test and reading each day.

AnneOfCleavage Thu 30-Oct-14 19:19:47

Maths 30mins x 2
Spellings x 16 - write out 3x and write words in at least 8 sentences (in other words, know the meanings)
Comprehension x 30mins
Either a Geography or History h/w x 30mins
Reading daily 20mins minimum

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