Homework

Parent view of homework

Homework is the provision of appropriate tasks/work that is given to students to undertake outside of the classroom in order to further enhance their learning. Homework is an essential part of the teaching and learning process and supports students’ progress. Homework is significant because it teaches responsibility and helps students develop good study habits. In addition, homework can help to reinforce learning from within lessons, stretch and challenge student’s knowledge gains and helps prepare students for their future learning. More information can be found in our homework policy. download here

Parents are also able to have a log in so that you can help students manage their home learning schedules. If you have a smartphone, you can download the App.

For any queries regarding the Show my Homework website, please contact Mr Tom Goodman at tgoodman@asap.org.uk

The Show My Homework site can be linked to here https://asap.showmyhomework.co.uk or by clicking on the SMHW shield.

Parents can login here:

Select for Show My Homework website

Setting of homework

In years 7 and 8 homework is set as follows:

  • Core(Maths, English & Science): a minimum of 30 minutes per week
  • All other subjects: a minimum of 30 minutes every 2 weeks

In years 9,10 and 11

  • Core(Maths, English & Science): a minimum of 1 hour per week
  • All other subjects: a minimum of 1 hour every 2 weeks

Sanctions

We place a great emphasis on the completion of all homework. Therefore, failure to do so will result in the following sanctions:

Sanctions flow diagram

Tutorials

If you are having difficulty accessing Show My Homework please follow the following guide. Using Chrome as your browser can also help and is recommended.

How to login to Show My Homework
Chrome download link

If you continue to have difficulty please contact the IT team at icttech@asap.org.uk. Please provide your full name and school username.

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