• Report Card Guidelines

     

    • Grades are taken for:

      • English Language Arts
      • Mathematics
      • Science
      • Social Studies

       

      Within each of these subjects grades are broken down into categories and have weighted percentages.

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      English Language Arts is comprised of:

      Foundational Skills (30%) would be phonics assessments like spelling tests. It also includes reading fluency and accuracy grades.

      Comprehension (40%) grades are taken from the reading weekly assessments and district unit assessments.

      Communication (30%) grades are taken from writing assignments.

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      Mathematics is comprised of:

      Assessments (50%) are chapter tests from our textbook series Go Math and district created assessments.

      Classwork/Practice (30%) are the problems we work on together in small group and independently at math centers. These are sometimes taken from the workbook pages, math journals or checkpoint quizzes.

      Participation (20%)

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      Science is comprised of:

      Assessments (40%) These assessments can be in the form of a paper and pencil test with multiple choice questions or a performance task grade with a rubric.

      Science Notebooks (30%) are kept in the classroom. These notebooks contain lab write ups, observations, diagrams, data records, vocabulary, labeled drawing, etc.

      Classwork/Participation (30%) is daily assignments, quizzes and lab participation. 

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      Social Studies is broken into:

      Performance Based Tasks (55%) are projects or presentations that are graded with a rubric.Assessments are also available through various textbooks and resources.

      Classwork/Participation (45%) are not limited to but can be daily assignments, discussions, projects or quizzes