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How much homework is in English 1?

We estimate that the course workload will take 5–7 hours per week.

During a typical week in this course, students will complete the following coursework:

  • 60–90 minutes of live class instruction
  • ~20–30 pages of reading, guided by reading questions
  • ~5–10 pages grammar exercises
  • 5 pages of vocabulary exercises (every other week)
  • Discussion post and response
  • Various homework assignments or activities (vocabulary, writing, recitation, or grammar)

Throughout the year, students will also complete the following tasks:

  • 7 literary works, including novels, plays, and poems
  • 7 literature tests
  • Quiz every few weeks
  • 2–3 short writing projects per semester
  • (This course does not include a research paper.)