Home learning in Year 1



Compulsory Homework
  • Reading – (10 mins per evening) Children should be heard to read regularly – parents can write comments in the reading diaries to update teachers of progress at home
  • Phonics activities linked to the child’s current ‘phase’ of learning
  • Number bonds/tables  Children should learn number bonds to 10 and 20. Have a go at some times tables if you can!


Optional Homework Autumn 2019
Homework Title:

First half term:

All about me


Second half term:

Enchanted Kingdom





Suggested activities:

  • Can you create a family tree poster?
  • Can you make a self portrait using natural resources?
  • Create a ‘me and my house’ booklet


  • Can you build your own junk model castle?
  • Can you design and make a Knight’s shield?
  • Create your own fairy tale character and write a story including them