Parents often ask how they may help their children at home. There is no single answer but you may find some of the following advice helpful:

  • Do make sure that your child has enough sleep.
  • Do make sure that they arrive at school on time.
  • Encourage children to ask and answer questions.
  • Answer questions as fully as you are able.
  • Read regularly to your child, and let your child see you reading.
  • Listen to your child reading books, signs, shopping lists etc.
  • Play word games such as I Spy and Scrabble.
  • Join the local library and encourage regular visits together.
  • Ask your child questions that need answers using Mathematics e.g. “What is the number of our house?”
  • Play number games such as Snakes and Ladders, and Ludo.
  • Involve your child in measuring and estimating in he home.

The school’s Homework policy is available upon request.