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Homework Policy
Homework provides children with an opportunity to practise skills they have learnt at school or research and collect information to be used at school. Homework is set four nights a week – Monday to Thursday.

St. Raphael’s Homework Policy

Homework provides children with an opportunity to practise skills they have learnt at school or research and collect information to be used at school.

Homework is set four nights a week – Monday to Thursday.

Prep – Year 2 (approx. 20 minutes per night)

Each night homework will include reading.

Other homework activities completed during the week may include:

  • Handwriting practise
  • Spelling words
  • Counting activities
  • Phys Ed skills
  • Collecting information etc.
  • Mathletics/Spelladrome

Years 3 – 6 (approx. 40 minutes per night)

Each night homework will include reading.

Other homework activities may include:

  • Spelling activities
  • Grammar activities
  • Maths skills activities
  • Collecting information
  • ER work
  • Phys Ed skills
  • Mathletics/Spelladrome

If your child has difficulty completing any set homework please notify your child’s teacher by a note/email on the work or by making an appointment to discuss your concerns.