Robertsbridge Community College

Homework

The page below provides guidance as to the amount of homework that students can expect to be set in each subject on a regular basis.

The detail of specific homework tasks that have been set is available to students via ClassCharts - either online or via the app.

ClassCharts

Art

Key Stage 3
One hour per fortnight
Key Stage 4
One hour per week

Dance

Year 9 GCSE
One hour per week set on Tuesday
Year 10 BTEC
One hour per week set on Thursday
Year 11 BTEC
One hour per week set on Tuesday

Design & Technology

Key Stage 3
One hour per fortnight

Drama

Key Stage 3
No homework set in Key Stage 3
Key Stage 4
One hour per week

English

Key Stage 3
Thirty minutes twice per week
Key Stage 4
One hour per week with extended pieces at key times

Food Technology

Key Stage 4
Two hours per week

Graphics

Key Stage 4
Two hours per week

Geography

Key Stage 3
One hour per fortnight
Key Stage 4
One hour per fortnight

History

Key Stage 3
Thirty minutes per week
Key Stage 4
Two pieces of homework per week: 45 minutes each

Independent Learning

Key Stage 3
Thirty minutes per week

Computing

Key Stage 3
One piece of homework per term
Year 9
One piece of homework per fortnight
Year 10
One piece of homework per fortnight
Year 11
One piece of home per week.

Maths

Key Stage 3
One 15-20 minute piece of homework per lesson plus one larger key homework piece per term
Key Stage 4
One 30-40 minute piece of homework per lesson plus one larger key homework piece per term

Modern Languages

Year 7
Thirty minutes per week
Year 8
Forty minutes per week
Key Stage 4
An hour and a half per week

Music

Key Stage 3
30 minutes per week
Key Stage 4
One hour per week

Physical Education

Key Stage 3
One piece every third lesson based on the feedback/response booklet. Approx 20 minutes in length.
Key Stage 4 GCSE
Forty-five minutes to one hour per week
Key Stage 4 GCSE
Forty-five minutes to one hour per week

Religious Education

Key Stage 3
Thirty minutes per week
Key Stage 4
Forty-five minutes per week

Resistant Materials

Key Stage 4
Two hours per week

Science

Key Stage 3
Thirty minutes per week
Key Stage 4
One hour per week

Textiles

Key Stage 4
Two hours per week