Goodwin Academy aims to ensure that all students are working to achieve their full potential through regular setting and assessment of work to complement and supplement the learning that takes place in formal time-tabled lessons.
Home learning will include tasks that are varied and challenging. The types of work might include:-
The table below outlines the minimum expectation of home learning tasks set in Key Stage 3. Each piece of home learning should take approximately 30-45 minutes to complete.
English, Mathematics, Science
1 piece of home learning per week
History, Geography, MFL, Technology and Art
1 piece of home learning every fortnight
PE, Music, Performing Arts and Computing
1 piece per term
Key Stage 4 & 5 home learning tasks will be set a minimum of once per week and should take approximately 1 hour to complete. This is set in relation to the course requirements, including regular exam questions for externally assessed courses.
Home learning will be recorded on MS Teams as an assignment in each class group. Students should check their MS Teams activity daily.