The following areas form the basis for homework in school:
- The reading of school reading books and school library books
- Research for a current class topic given by class teacher
- Learning of times tables
- Learning the spelling of familiar words
- Ideas from "A Little Reading goes A long Way"
- Ideas from "Help Your Child with Numbers"
- A weekly English or Maths activity set by the class teacher and completed in the child's homework book provided by the school.