Image showing Reception children in their playground
Image showing Reception children in their playground
Fynamore Primary School
Fynamore Primary School

Homework 

The school values the partnership between parents, teachers and pupils.  It seeks to encourage pupils' own learning within their own environmment by expecting children to undertake homework tasks.

 

Reading

We ask parents/careers to read with their child at least 5 nights a week to encourage good reading habits and help with their speaking, writing and listening skills. This doesn't have to be long - just 10 minutes sometimes is all that's needed. 

 

Children will also receive a Reading Diary, where you and your child can record how you feel about the reading activity each night. It is important to complete this, not only as a record of your child's reading, but it also sets a good example to your child/ren that parents/careers have responsibilities too! Details of the reading ladder used in school can be found on the library page, by clicking here.

 

FS2: Reception Classes

As well as your child's reading, a list of phonic sounds and/or words will also be sent home every Friday to learn for the week. Children in Reception are also sent a weekly play based homework activity linked to one of the 7 areas of learning.

 

KS1: Years 1 and 2

Children will be expected to continue reading most nights. They will also receive weekly key words to practice at home. Once a term, children will receive a 2 week project-based homework, which will be focused on the topic they are currently learning.

 

KS2: Years 3 to 6

In addition to the reading, children will also receive homework every Friday, which will need to be handed in the following week.  Project homework will also be set once a term and should be completed over a period of 2 weeks.

 

For further information on the homework policy, including a homework timetable, please read the Homework Policy.

Latest Newsletter

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Latest News

House Cup Results

Friday, 12 October 2018: 

Weekly Cup Winners:

HARRIS and BOSWELL

CONGRATULATIONS!

 

Recent Events in School

Including the Gold Tree Award and the Games Award.

Click here for details and photos. 

 

Upcoming Events 

Fri 19 Oct: Waste Watcher postcard deadline 9am

Wed 24 Oct: Break up for        half-term at 3.15/3.20pm

Wed 31 Oct: Y6 Senior School application deadline at midnight

Mon 5 Nov: New term starts

Wed 7 Nov: Book Fair starts 3.20 to 4pm each day

Wed 7 Nov: Y4 Residential parent meeting 5.50pm

Thu 8 Nov: Popcorn Night - door opens 4.50pm, collect at 7.15pm

Mon 12 Nov: Book Fair ends today at 4pm

Thu 15 Nov: Y4 Roman Baths trip

Tue 4 Dec: Wreath making - ticket only £10 each

 

Click here for more events.

School telephone number:

01249 810090

School address:

School Road, Calne,

Wiltshire, SN11 9UG

 

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