1.)  Come to class prepared -- homework completed, and writing instrument ready.  Bring paper and two or more pencils daily.

2.)  When you are absent -- it is your responsibility to complete missing work.
3.)  Late work is accepted with a penalty of 15 points per day. 
4.)  You have up to 2 additional school days to redo a failing major assignment, but the grade will be no higher than a 70. 
5.)  I do allow extra credit.  It is your responsibility to ask how you can improve your grade.
6.)  Low grades or poor behavior = phone call to parents.
Major Assignments (Projects, Tests and Research Papers) - 60%
Minor Assignments (Classwork, Homework and Quizzes) - 40%