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Too much homework?

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Grade 4 student Arieanna Shaughnessy
Photo by Mark van Manen/The Province

Too much homework?
Adapted from The Province by Nila Gopaul
Level 2

 Listen to “Too much homework?”– Level 2
Reading by Nila Gopaul

Last year, Arieanna Shaughnessy
was in grade 4. She was nine years old.
Each week, Arieanna got 10 hours
of homework.

Arieanna’s mother said her daughter
was very tired and stressed.
“She can’t sleep …. I can’t sleep.” Continue reading