End of Second Semester Survey for English II



  1. How much did you find each of the following class activities ENJOYABLE or INTERESTING?

            1 2 3 4 5      
      Reading Summaries Boring Very Interesting  
      Reading Quizzes Boring Very Interesting  
      Computerized Tests and Quizzes Boring Very Interesting  
      Teacher's Lectures Boring Very Interesting  
      Group Discussions Boring Very Interesting  
      15 Minute Writing Journals Boring Very Interesting  
      Paragraph Writing Boring Very Interesting  
      In-class Video Activities Boring Very Interesting  
      Peer-Editing Boring Very Interesting  
      Teacher's Grammar Check Boring Very Interesting  
      Timed Readings in Cover to Cover Boring Very Interesting  
      Timed Readings on the Reader's Edge (web site) Boring Very Interesting  
      Horizontal Span Reading Fluency Exercise (web site) Boring Very Interesting  
      Vocabulary Activities & Games on the Computer Boring Very Interesting  
      In-class Team Games Boring Very Interesting  


  1. How much did you find each of the following activities USEFUL and INFORMATIVE (but maybe not enjoyable or interesting)?

            1 2 3 4 5      
      Reading Summaries A waste of time I learned so much  
      Reading Quizzes A waste of time I learned so much  
      Computerized Tests and Quizzes A waste of time I learned so much  
      Teacher's Lectures A waste of time I learned so much  
      Group Discussions A waste of time I learned so much  
      15 Minute Writing Journals A waste of time I learned so much  
      Paragraph Writing A waste of time I learned so much  
      In-class Video Activities A waste of time I learned so much  
      Peer-Editing A waste of time I learned so much  
      Teacher's Grammar Check A waste of time I learned so much  
      Timed Readings in Cover to Cover A waste of time I learned so much  
      Timed Readings on the Reader's Edge (web site) A waste of time I learned so much  
      Horizontal Span Reading Fluency Exercise (web site) A waste of time I learned so much  
      Vocabulary Activities & Games on the Computer A waste of time I learned so much  
      In-class Team Games A waste of time I learned so much  


  1. How much did you enjoy each of the Cover to Cover chapters we studied in class?

            1 2 3 4 5      
      Living with Stress Boring Very Interesting  
      UFO Mud Baths Boring Very Interesting  
      Unusual Festivals Boring Very Interesting  
      Invented, Then Lost Boring Very Interesting  
      Stupid Criminals Boring Very Interesting  
      A Second Chance Boring Very Interesting  


  1. What did you think of each of the following books?

            1 2 3 4 5      
      Cover to Cover Poor Excellent  
      Success with College Writing Poor Excellent  
      Library graded readers (in general) Poor Excellent  


  1. What would you like to have done more of in this class? (More than one answer is allowed.)
    Small group discussions
    Whole class discussions
    Academic reading
    Reading short stories or poetry
    Current events reading (e.g., newspapers or magazine articles)
    Essay writing
    Online writing, such as blogs or message boards
    Other types of writing (e.g., creative stories, business letters, etc.)
    Lectures from the teacher
    Vocabulary
    Games
    Grammar


  1. Is there anything else you would like to have done more of in this class?


  1. What is the one thing you learned the most in English II?


  1. What is the one thing you would like to change in this class if you could?


  1. Any other general comments about this class?





Kansai Gaidai University
Osaka