How much homework is in English 2?

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
  • ~40–50 pages of reading, guided by reading questions
  • Grammar exercise (some self-graded, some teacher-graded)
  • Vocabulary list and accompanying quiz
  • Occasional discussion forums or other homework assignments

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

  • 9 literary works with audio lecture introductions (~30 minutes per lecture)
  • Test or quiz covering each full-length book
  • Additional short stories or poems, with accompanying quizzes
  • 3–4 writing projects per semester, including a research paper