Grading will be done using a point system. A student's average will be determined by calculating the ratio of points earned to total number of points assigned.
•Tests-approximately 100 points each. There will be 2-3 per marking period.
•Quizzes-approximately 50 points each. There will be approximately 4-6 quizzes per marking period.
•Projects- the number of points will be determined by the depth and length of the assignment. Rubrics will be provided to help students be successful.
•Homework- daily homework assignments will be worth approximately 2 points each. There will be 3-4 homework assignments each week.
•Problem of the Week- the problem of the week will be worth 5 points and there will be approximately 8 POW’s each marking period. We will use the online program Edulastic.
•Class work- assignments will range from 5-20 points depending on length and depth. Will include participation, preparation and organization.
•Alternative Assignments- may be assigned throughout the year. Students will receive details about grading prior to beginning the assignment.