Homework should consist of meaningful and worthwhile tasks or projects designed to extend the learning of the student outside the classroom and to:
Homework at Outwood Academy City includes learning activities undertaken during enrichment time which impacts positively on all student outcomes.
Homework should be recorded in the student planner. It should be recorded when the homework/coursework is due in. This is so management of time can be planned. Note on the deadline date that there is homework/coursework due in. This will enable both students and parents/carers to review the planner each evening to ensure that students meet each deadline for the following day.
Homework should be meaningful, interesting and worthwhile. It should support development of the specific course and also qualities, skills and attributes. It might consist of:
It is expected that each student will be given one piece of homework each week, from each subject area as a minimum. This may vary depending on the subject and year group of the student.
Homework deadlines may vary depending on the subject, year group of the student and the nature of the work: