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  • Mrs. Kelch’s 7th Grade Advanced Math

    Syllabus

    Course Description:                                                                                

    The concepts and procedures of mathematics are investigated and developed by building mathematics vocabulary, solving problems, using reasoning skills, communicating knowledge and understanding how mathematical ideas are connected to other subjects and to real life.

    Resources:                                                                            

    Florida: Go Math

     

    Materials:

           Please see LWMS supply list

              ***For Math - composition book and 5 duotang folders

      

    Class Schedule:

    50 minutes daily

     

    Room Number:                                                                        

    Building 4 - Room 207

     

    Teacher:                                                                                     

    Name:  Julie Kelch                                                

    Email: Julie.Kelch@marion.k12.fl.us                                  

    LWMS Phone Number: 671-6120                 

    Class Outline:           

    Quarter 1:

    • Equivalent Numbers and Expressions,
    • Expressions and Equations
    • Inequalities
    • Proportional Reasoning

    Quarter 2:

    • Percentages
    • 2-D and 3-D Geometry
    • Angles and Triangles Statistics and Sampling & Probability

    Quarter 3:

    • Scale Drawing
    • Probability and Data Analysis
    • Pythagorean Theorem

    Quarter 4:

    • Thinking Exponentially
    • Functions
    • FSA

    Grading Policy:                                                                               

    Grading Scale       

    A = 90-100                                                                                                                              

    B = 80-89                                                                                                                               

    C = 70-79                                                                                                                                

    D = 60-69                                                                                                                                

    F = 59 and Below

    Grade Breakdown

                       10% = Homework

                       45% = Classwork / Quizzes / Learning Checks

                       45% = Test / Projects

    Homework Policy

    Homework will be kept in the student’s LWMS Binder. This will be collected after each unit. If absent, please read make-up work policy below.

    Makeup Work Policy    

    Students shall be allowed to make up work missed due to absences, or suspensions from school. It is the responsibility of the student with the teacher's help to make up work missed.

    If a student is out for a prolonged absence, then the parent can request from guidance (671-6122) their make-up work. A parent must, however, give at least 24 hours notice prior to picking up the work.

     

    Classroom Procedures and Policies:

    1. Students are to enter quietly, take out class supplies, and begin Bellringer.
    2. Students are to keep Bellringer and Homework in the LWMS Binder and all class notes will be kept in their composition book. Classwork and Homework will be collected and graded. Composition Books will be graded quarterly, depending on notes entered.
    3. Students are expected to participate in whole and group discussions. Each student will have a name card which are drawn randomly for questions and discussions.
    4. At the end of the period, students are to remain seated and wait for teacher dismissal.

                           

    Classroom Expectations:                                                                                                        Discipline Policy:

    1. Be on Time and Ready to Learn.                                                                                    1.  Verbal correction.
    2. Be Respectful                                                                                                               2.  Teacher / Student Conference.
    3. Bring all Class Supplies                                                                                                 3.  Phone call home.
    4. Politely raise hand to ask question or to get out of seat.                                                  4.  Referral.   
    5. Cell phones are turned off and put away.