Course Information

    Grade Percentage: 

    1.  Classwork/Homework:  25%

    • Random notebook check to check notes/handouts and organization
    • At least two checks per marking period
    • Announced checks/Notebook quizzes
    • Homework assignments either handed in or checked orally

    2. Quizzes: 30%

    • Unit quizzes on vocabulary topics and SAT/PARCC preparatory lists

     3. Achieve3000: 5%

    4. Tests: 40%

    • On all material, vocabulary, and class topics
    • Reviews always given before test date
    • Projects: All non-essay projects related to course material 
    • Essays: Well-developed written pieces using the writing process, based on assigned writing prompts or self-developed ideas based on topics