Week One – Sept. 2 -5 Handbook/ Rules/ Chapter One Pre-Test/Smart Board Fill In Notes for Lesson 1 – Google Classroom Assignments
This hour is to be used to complete homework and get additional help from a resource teacher and cooperative work with classmates. Starting the first week all students must come with two or more assignments to work on and will use a school-provided student planner to keep track of assignments each day. Daily grades are based on a ten point scale with students determining their own grade. Grade Scale is as follows: 2 points earned for working all hour, 2 points earned for quiet work, 2 points for filling in planner daily, 1 point for being on time and 1 point for cooperation with teacher.
Class will consist of journal writing, daily oral language exercises, literature, essay writing, and four short novels.