Journal Writing – students must weekly journal entrees through my google classroom. Journals are turned in every week and worth roughly 60%of their grade.
Projects/Participation– Class projects will be done mostly in class and worth roughly 25% of their grade.
Content Knowledge – At the beginning of every project students will be given information that is important to their project and will be quizzed on that information. This worth roughly 15% of their grade.
Students will use a hands on approach to learning, while reaching a higher-level critical thinking skills needed to solve problems in the real world. Students will work on a variety of hands on projects in the classroom and will be required to keep a written journal everyday that their class meets documenting their work in class.
All Stem classes assignments can be found on their Google Classroom.
Journals – students will journal weekly on my google classroom.
Volunteering - You must volunteer for one on and off site task.
Participation - participation during the time they are in this room.
Working Notebook - End of Marking Period notebook check
Students will work cooperatively together to reach a common goal and complete a common task, while working on leadership skills, communication skills, learn how to network with other groups in order to put on different events through this semester.
For grades 5-8 all students start with a 100 average. Each unprepared counts as minus 5. Grades K-4 will result in a lose of points for every unprepared, with an unsatisfactory grade for the marking period after 5 unprepareds. Any other problems in class such as behavior, not participating in activity, not doing exercises, gum chewing can result in the loss of points as well.
5-8th grade students will now be assigned a numeric grade for gym on their report card.
Health is a numeric grade on your report card. Here is the break down of points.
Test / Quizes = 50 %
Classwork / Participation = 25 %
Homework = 25 %
Late Work Policy
There will be a due date for all assignments given to you. It is your responsibility to hand in all assignments on their due date. If an assignment is not handed in on its due date it can be handed in the next class period for half credit. If it is not handed in the next class it will result in a zero for the assignment. When that assignment becomes a ZERO, that assignment can not be made up.
Make Up Work
If you are absent one day, you have one day to make up that assignment. If you are absent on the day of a test or quiz, you will make up the test or quiz the following health class.