Presentation on theme: "Open House September 5, 2012 Mrs. Smith – History Mr. Stabrawa – Pre-Algebra/Geometry Mrs. Knasiak – Science Mrs. Gosser – Literacy 3 Mrs. Miller – Literacy."— Presentation transcript:
Hands-on Problem-based Group work Semi-flipped format
QUARTER GRADES have 3 components: Practice – 20% Includes homework, class work, start-ups, etc. Application – 30% Includes lab activities, article write-ups, in action diagrams, debate arguments, etc. Assessments – 50% Includes tests, projects and quizzes
United States History Textbook Civil War to the Present Group work Explore and seek the information Guide the students Critical thinking skills
We will be heading to Springfield, Illinois on Friday, Sept. 21st We take Coach busses and are gone from approximately 6AM – 10PM Dinner is provided, but students need to bring a sack lunch Form due by 9/10 $90.00 due by 9/18
Expert 21 English/Language Arts curriculum Prepares students for the 21 st century Real world writing connections Supportive technology Vocabulary, reading, and grammar interwoven 8 workshops with varying themes (i.e. College 101) Expert Space – Online learning environment with leveled articles 24/7 Access
40% - Formative Expert Journal Homework Vocabulary Class work Bell work 60% - Summative Quizzes Tests Final Drafts Long-Term Projects
45% Summative Assessments Unit Tests Final Drafts Long-Term Projects Reductions/Annotations Presentations 10% Daily Work Homework Class work Bell work 25% Projects/Speeches 20% Quizzes After every reading
Novels, plays, short stories, and poetry Grammar Workbook Vocabulary Book Independent Reading Assignment 3 rd quarter only
Pre-Alg Quarter Grades will be determined by the students understanding of assignments, tests, quizzes, and cumulative reviews. Homework – 20% Tests – 40% Quizzes – 25% Cumulative Reviews/binder checks – 10% Participation – 5% Corrections may be done on ALL homework for ½ credit. Not accepted after chapter test.
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Homework – 20% Accuracy and effort grades Quizzes – 25% Tests – 45% Cumulative reviews/Projects/Binder checks – 10% Faster pace means asking questions early and often is vital to success. I am available daily for extra help.
Students are going from this: 3x + 2y = 20 (x + 5)(x – 8)
To this……. Given: 1 is comp 2 3 is comp 2 Prove:
Fall MAP testing- September 11 th -13 th Midterm- Friday, September 21st End of 1 st Quarter-Friday, October 26 th Parent-Teacher Conferences: November 7th-Evening conferences November 8th-Afternoon and evening conferences November 9th-Morning conferences
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