What is Key Stage 3?
Key Stage 3 is the term we use for schooling in Year 7, 8 and 9 of secondary school.
What will my child learn in Key Stage 3?
Compulsory national curriculum subjects are:
Schools must provide religious education (RE) and sex education from Key Stage 3 but parents can ask for their children to be taken out of the whole lesson or part of it.
The School Run has given you an overview of what your child will be studying at each stage through Secondary School.
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Homework expectations will differ for each secondary school. The article below states some guidelines to help you as a parent/guardian understand what is required. Each school has their own schedule and will encourage children to be independent and follow their timetables. This teaches them key skills of managing their times and setting themselves targets. Children should be encouraged to develop good learning habits so that it helps them in future years.
Each child study's in their own way and pace you need to find that with your child.