Grading Policy

Major Summative Assessments= 40%

·        Unit Assessments (tests, projects, papers, etc)

·        Quarterly Assessments

·        Other larger projects

Minor Summative Assessments= 30%

·        Quizzes

·        Small, in-class projects

·        Oral reports, presentations, etc

Formative Assessments= 20%

·        Graded Classwork

·        Homework

·        Weekly Current Events (Due on Fridays)

Journal = 10%

·        Journals will stay in the classroom and you will be required to write in them at the beginning of every class.

·        Journal entries will be curriculum-based warm up questions, current events, and some free writing.

Total = 100%