Homework

Homework/Extended Learning  is recognised as an essential part of learning at Latimer as it can help students to make more rapid progress in their studies.

All homework is logged on Show My Homework which students, parents and carers and staff all have access to.

In 2017 to 2018 homework will be set for each subject as detailed below:

Homework Timetable 2017 to 2018 

 

Year 7 and Year 8

Year 9, 10, 11

KS5

Core Subjects

English

Maths

Science

Psychology

 

Once per week including ‘My Maths’ for Maths and Reading Log for English

 

Minimum once per week

 

 

Once a fortnight (Year 9)

 

3 hours per week

Plus compulsory wider reading for English and Science

Performing Arts

Drama

Music

Dance

 

 

 

Twice per fortnight for

all subjects

 

Ongoing personalised HW

 

 

Design Technology

Art

 

Once per term – DT

Once per fortnight – Art

 

 

Once per week

 

 

3 hours per week

 

Humanities

Geography

History

RS

 

Once every 3 weeks

 

 

Twice per fortnight

 

3 hours per week

Plus compulsory wider reading

 

ICT/BS/Media Faculty

 

 

2 projects a term – ICT

 

GCSE/BTEC courses in Faculty: once a fortnight

 

3 hours per week

 

Travel and Tourism

 

Once a fortnight

 

French

Week Vocabulary learning. Additional homework - once per term

Week Vocabulary learning. Additional homework - once per term

 

 

PE

 

 

 

 

GCSE/BTEC courses: twice per fortnight

 

Ongoing personalised HW


Homework Club runs daily in the Learning Resource Centre (LRC) from 3.15pm to 4.15pm and is supervised by a member of staff.  All students are welcome to attend.

Below is a link to some information that may support parents and carers: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/parents/secondary_support/