Children are encouraged to write for a purpose at home. Encourage them to use their phonics to spell words. Some will be tricky as they cannot be sounded out (e.g. of, the, they, I). Spellings are in the Pupil Planner. Any home activities our children engage in, encourage them to write about it. For example:
Have fun practicing handwriting too - in the bath, tracing letters through the bubbles, or in your garden with a stick in the mud.