Grading Policies

MATERIALS:

1 - Three-ring binder (1 ½ in)                     

1 – Box of Tissue

1 – Bottle of Hand Sanitizer

1 – 5 Subject Spiral

1 - Package of colored pens (not black)

Notebook Paper and pencils as needed

1 – Package of Assorted Color Paper

1 – Package 4 AAA batteries

2- Pocket Folders

Glue Stick(s) as needed                   

1 – TI-84 Plus Graphing Calculator

GRADING:

Major Assignments: 60%

a) Tests, Reports, Research papers, Projects/Presentations
 
Minor Assignments: 40%
  a) Daily Classwork/Practices, Homework, Quizzes, Journal Checks.

 

GENERAL POLICIES:


a)  There will be a minimum of 3 Major Assignments per reporting category.
 
  b)  There will be a minimum of 9 Minor Assignments per reporting category.
 
  c)  If 50% or more of students in a class fail a major assignment, the entire class will receive re-teaching of the content using a different instructional strategy from the original presentation.  All students will be given an alternative major assignment.  Students will receive the higher of the two grades earned. 
 

CLASSROOM Procedures:

•      Bring all needed materials to class.  (Pencil, homework, colored pen, and Interactive notebook).

•      Be in your seat and ready to work when the bell rings. Pencils must be sharpened before the bell rings! Only one person at the sharpener at a time.

•      Respect and be polite to all people.  (Listen and stay seated when someone is talking and behave properly for a substitute teacher.)

•      Follow your teacher’s quiet signal used to focus your attention.

•      Respect other people’s property.  (Keep the room clean and neat, pick up trash, return borrowed property, don’t write on the desks, and get permission before using another person’s materials.)

•      Obey all school rules.