• WORLD HISTORY

    Quarter 1         Chapters 1-4    Stone Age and Mesopotamia Start Ancient Kush and Egypt

    Quarter 2         Chapters 4-8    Ancient Kush and Egypt, India, China, Hebrew Judaism,

    Quarter 3         Chapters 8-10  Ancient Greece, Greek World Begin Roman Republic

    Quarter 4         Chapters 10-11, 16 Roman Republic, Roman Christianity, Early Americans.

     

    Students will complete the section assessment assignment(SA) upon completion of each section. Students will also complete all questions found in graphs, illustrations and pictures for each section(MPA). Each student will be given a chapter test as well as a quarterly writing prompt for test grades. The teacher will give additional assignments, quizzes, and tests as deemed necessary. Except for exams all tests will be open notes and some will be open book. Student notes consist of their assignment pages plus anything else they might wish to include in personal subject notes.

     

    The course of progress may be altered do to student need and/or changes to the school calendar. Classroom daily assignments and quizzes are 50% of the grade. Tests count for 50% of the total grade. Please note I just assign work, your child will have time to work on it in class and may finish it. Work not completed in class must still be completed.

     

    The grading scale is as follows.

    100-90 = A

      89-80 = B

      79-70 = C

      69-70 = D

      59-0   = F

    Class Abbreviations for World History

    SA = section assesment

    MPA = maps, pictures, and analysis

    2c2 = second chance test

    BQ = bell quiz

    RC = reading check (not used till end of the year.)

    Q = quiz

    BT = book test

    T = test

    EARTH SCIENCE

    Quarter 1 Nature of science unit 1, Earth's structure and energy units 6.3 aand 10.3, Plate tectonics units 6.3-6.7, 7-8,9.2

    Quarter 2  Earth's History unit 7, Atmosphere units 9.4, 10.1-10.3

    Quarter 3  Weather units 11.2-11.6, Water cycle 11.1-11.3, 11.6, 10.3, Oceans units 10.4-10.5, 9.3,9.5,

                    Space explorarion units 3.1 and 5, Solar system units 3.2-3.3

    Quarter 4  Stars & the universe units 2,3.3,3.5-3.6, and 4. Review for CSMA(final) and adminster final exam.

    Students will complete assignments upon the completion of each section. Students will complete all questions and activities which include all numbered questions in the reading.(BKQ assignments) Students will then complete the lesson review(LR) for the section. The teacher will give additional assignments, quizzes, and tests as deemed necessary. Except for exams all tests will be open notes and some will be open book. Student notes consist of their assignment pages plus anything else they might wish to include in personal subject notes.

    The course of progress may be altered do to student need and/or changes to the school calendar. Classroom daily assignments and quizzes are 50% of the grade. Tests count for 50% of the total grade. Please note I just assign work, your child will have time to work on it in class and may finish it. Work not completed in class must still be completed.

    The grading scale is as follows.

    100-90 = A

      89-80 = B

      79-70 = C

      69-70 = D

      59-0   = F

    Class Abbreviatins for Earth Science

    LR = lesson review

    BT = book test

    BKQ = book questions

    2c2 = second chance test

    BQ = bell quiz

    Q = quiz

    T = test