Homework Essay

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Have you ever found yourself staying up all night trying to finish your homework and getting no sleep at all? In the article “homework does not equal A’s” by Sara Bennett talks about how kids get assigned too much homework each night. In another article “less homework more trouble” by Editor Talks about how kids don’t get enough homework. While some differences between “homework does not equal A’s by Sara Bennett and “less homework, more trouble” by Editor are evident the similarities are striking. First of all Bennett “Homework does not equal A’s “discusses the topic of schools giving too much homework. The first example of the article where Bennett agrees with the article that school is giving to much homework is when “most studies find little correlation between homework and achievement” (1).this quote shows Bennett agreeing that schools around the globe give student too much homework each night. It shows it because Bennett also thinks that schools around the globe give students too much homework. Bennett also shows that “typically school assignments they reported that “typically school assignments they reported had little or no value” (1). This quote shows that the homework that schools give us had no value and isn’t teaching us anything so the more homework they give us the more we are going to be confused about. Second of all another article says that schools don’t give us enough homework each night. The editor shows this by “micelle seven typically has five or six pages of homework each night”. This quote can show school give too much homework and that schools don’t give us enough homework this shows school giving us not enough homework because if you give a seven year old five to six pages that means that they can get smarter and can learn more that the average seven year old does. The editor also shows not giving us enough homework by “in 2003, a study by

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