St Therese's Catholic School Monto | Prep - Year 6

homework

GUIDELINES

At St Therese’s Catholic Primary School, we value the important contribution homework can make to the development of each child’s literacy and numeracy skills and the establishment of a commitment to creating lifelong learners.

Homework may be completed daily or over a weekly or fortnightly period and can take many forms
including but not limited to:
• reading
• number strategies
• handouts/computer-based activities
• revising and studying
• completion and extension of class work, projects and research

Suggested Homework Time per Weeknight

Prep

15 mins daily reading (includes sight words)

Year 1, 2, 3

20 mins per day

(not more than 1.5 hrs per week)

Year 4 & 5

25 - 35 mins per day (not more than 2-3 hrs per week)

Year 6

35 - 45 mins per day (not more than 3-4 hrs per week)

St Therese's Catholic School Monto | Prep - Year 6

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