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Homework and Spellings



Maths and English: sent home Tuesday to be returned the following Tuesday.

Spellings: Given out on Tuesday and tested the following week.

Reading: 10 minutes each night to be recorded in Homework Diary.


Homework Diaries will be checked every Friday.

Your child has new weekly spelling words for this half term.
Picture 1

River Boat

River Boat 1


  • Who do you think might be in charge of the boat?
  • Why is no one on it?
  • What materials is it made from?
  • How does it run?
  • Why do you think that?
  • Where in the world do you think it is? Why?
  • What do you think it might be used for?
  • What might you see on boat trip on this boat?

Christmas Tree

Christmas Tree 1


  • What does this remind you of?
  • How many materials can you name in this picture?
  • What decorations do you have at Christmas?
  • Does Christmas have to be colourful?
  • What kind of Christmas tree do you have?

Park Benches

Park Benches 1
  • Imagine!
  • Who sits here?
    Has anyone sat here for a while?
    Is it a warm or cold day?
    How does the picture make you feel?
    Is there anything under the leaves?
Please practise your spellings. New spellings handed out every Tuesday!

Weekly Spelling Objectives – Autumn 2

Week 1 Adjectives ending in -ant into nouns ending in -ance/-ancy

Week 2 Adjectives ending in -ent into nouns ending in -ence/-ency

Week 3 Hyphens: To join a prefix ending in a vowel to a root word beginning with a vowel.

Week 4 Hyphens: To join compound adjectives to avoid ambiguity

Week 5 Words ending in –able

Week 6 Words ending in –ably

Week 7 Word families based on common words, showing how words are related in form and meaning

Picture 1
  • What are these?
  • Where are they?
  • Why are they there?
  • What significance has the word ‘remembrance’?
Picture 1
Do you recognise this building?
What is its name?
Do you know where it is?
What is the name of the river?
What are these buildings used for?

These are your child's spellings for this half term.

Homework is given out on Tuesday at home time.

It is due in the following Tuesday morning.