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Five Acres High School

Science homework

Science homework expectations, current 14/02/2020

You will be set a number of assignments each week. The precise number will vary, but in general will always include Biology, Chemistry and Physics topics.

You have joined Seneca in school, and have a username and login that should be the same as your school e-mail address. The e-mail address is your school username with “”. The password was made by you when you made the account. If you have forgotten your password, you should click the link provided to reset your password. Teachers have no ability to change student passwords. When joining Seneca, the class teacher gave you a code to join the class on Seneca; this is where all assignments are set.

1. There is a minimum score you need to achieve to successfully complete your homework:

                Set 1/Higher Tier students: 80% in each task

                Set 2 and Set 3/Foundation Tier students: 70% in each task

2. Homework is expected to take a different length of time depending on the year group:

                Year 9 and Year 10: 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes a week

                Year 11: 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours a week

3. All homework should be completed by 7am on Friday morning.

If you are having difficulty achieving the minimum scores and spends the expected length of time on your homework, you should speak to your teacher, who will support you and provide further advice.