• GRADING GUIDELINES

     

    CONDUCT 

    Interim:

    Number of Infractions

    0-2 times = E

    3-5 times = S

    6-10 times = N

    11+ times = U 

    Report Card:

    Number of Infractions

    0-4 times = E

    5-9 times = S

    10-18 times = N

    19+ times = U

     

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    LANGUAGE ARTS

    Grade consists of three categories: 

    - Foundational Skills (spelling, phonics, fluency) - 20%

    - Comprehension (understanding fiction & nonfiction; vocab.) - 40%

    - Communication (writing/speaking/listening) - 40%

     

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    MATH

    Grade consists of 3 categories:

    - Common Assessments - 50%

    - Participation - 20%

    - Class Work/Practice - 30%

    • Students should know their basic math facts including their multiplication tables (0s to 12s)
    • All assignments need to be completed and turned in on time.  Students must show work on all tasks for full credit.  Showing work = showing effort. 

     

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    SOCIAL STUDIES

    Grade consists of two categories:

    - Performance Based Tasks/Assessments  - 60%

    - Class Work/Participation - 40% 

     

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    SCIENCE

    Grade consists of three categories:

    - Assessments - 40%

    - Science Notebook - 40%

    - Class Work/Participation - 20%

    • Students will be given a study guide for vocabulary tests at least four days before all assessments.  Please study with your child, and then sign the study guide for an extra-credit opportunity for your child. 
    • Science notebooks are to be kept organized based on the table of contents. All notes must be accurate, neat, & complete. Students are to take these home to study for unit assessments.
    • All class work should be complete and turned in on time. Students need to work safely and cooperatively with classmates.