1. Add your holiday dates
Add your school holiday dates to your site to help you build your schemes of learning and to decide when you want to switch homework on or off:
2. Build your Schemes of Learning
Schemes of Learnings in Sparx are where you set out your curriculum and are used to generate homework automatically each week, so you will need to create these and link them to your classes before you set your first homework.
Please read through the following articles before using the video below to set up your schemes:
Remember, homework will be automatically set during school holidays unless you choose for it not to be in your Schemes of Learning. If you missed this step then you can edit your schemes to make these changes. Find out how here:
Further scheme of learning resources:
3. Import your classes
You will now need to import your own classes into your site. Find out how to do this here:
4. Add staff members to your Sparx site
Find out how to do this here:
5. Finish setting up your classes
Follow these steps to finish setting up your classes:
Note: Once a homework is set it can't be fully deleted so make sure students are ready to go before you turn homework on.
That's it, your site is all set up ready for teachers to start setting homework!
Next, take a look at our 5 Steps to setting your first homework article.