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Homework - General

Times Tables Rock Stars

Each week, you will be completing regular times tables practice. It is important that you do this little and often. You will be set a certain number of levels to complete each week, which can be found in the maths homework section of your Learning Journal.

Click here to read about Times Tables Rock Stars.



Reading Homework Information:

All children at HGJS are expected to read each day - you must record your reading in your Learning Journal. Every Friday you will also be set a reading homework. This needs to be completed by the following Thursday.

Click here to read about Reading Eggspress.


Arithmetic and Bar Model Homework Information:

Each week you will be set some arithmetic style questions to be completed in your homework book by the following Thursday. Your teacher may also share with you a problem that can be solved using a bar model. You will have a similar question to solve at home using your new bar model skills.


Make sure you ask your teacher for help if you are unsure about any of the homework tasks you have been set.


Additional Resources:


You can access the school's Britannica page by clicking here.

The login is HGJS followed by your surname (without a space). For example - HGJSKhan


Homework - Current

All homework is now on Showbie. Check your Learning Journals for when homework is handed out and when it is due back. 


Reading Fluency- Remember to listen to your teacher first, then read along with your teacher and finally record yourself, on Showbie.


Maths Retrieval, Bar Model, Arithmetic and Reading Skills- Follow the instructions on Showbie and complete your homework in your homework book. 


TT Rockstars- Your login information is at the back of your Learning Journals. You should complete this at least 3 times a week.  


Spelling- Children who have spellings in their Learning Journals will also have a spelling task to complete. They will have completed an example in their homework books. 

Click here to see an example of how to set out your spelling homework.