• Social Studies Grading Policy


    Your final marking period grade will be based on the following criteria:

    50% Long Term Assignments (Tests/Projects/Writing Assignments)

    * Tests will ALWAYS be announced, and material will be reviewed 1-2 days before the test.


    * Requirements for writing assignments and projects will be discussed when assigned.


    35% Short Term Assignments (Quizzes/Small Projects/Graded Classwork)

    * Quizzes can be announced or unannounced.  Unannounced quizzes will be used to determine whether homework/reading assignments have been completed.


    * Class-work consists of any task performed or assigned during a class period.  Graded class-work must be made up when absent.


    15 % Homework, Preparation and Participation (do nows/closings)

    * Homework must be complete on the due date in order to receive credit.


    * Class Participation includes the following:

    - arriving on time to class

    - being prepared for class every day

    - being respectful of others’ ideas and sharing your own

    - taking an active part in all class activities

    - following all school rules and responding to direction in class


    Cell Phone/Device:  All cell phones and devices must be away during class time per school policy. 


    Make-up Work:

    Student must schedule time to make-up missed tests/quizzes. Classwork and homework assignments missed due to absence will be accepted according to the school make-up policy (1 day for every day out of class).


    Any missing work (classwork or graded homework will be accepted until the day of the unit test)

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Last Modified on September 3, 2020