Remember: Time invested in your work will show good quality effort.
Remember ROAR!- Respect, Ownership, Attitude, and Responsibility
Daily Expectationsin Social Studies:
1. Be on time. 2. Have all materials for class- book, pencil, paper,agenda, notebook 3. Listen and follow directions. 4. Be respectful of everyone. 5. Raise your hand in order to be recognized for questions and discussions. 6. Do your Trivia everyday & give it your best effort in class. 7. Use classroom procedures for exiting room, pencil checkout, using class materials, returning laptops,etc.
Important Things to Remember: 1. Turn assignments in when they are due-if it is late work you will only have 5 days to turn in for a grade with a late penalty of 10 points.
2. Retest will be allowed but only once per test. Remember you must demonstrate that you have prepared to retest. You should do the following before a retest.
a. in writing you should list the name of the test that wish to retest and arrange a time for the retest with me
b. demonstrate proof of study- made flash cards, study guide, took online quizzes, created a power point, etc
C. 10 points will be deducted from the score- if you score 100 on retest, final score will be 90
Working with YOur Peers HOw to Do it Well: Complied by your peers and edited by your peers...
-Move quitely and quickly to group/find buddy and begin assignment
-Have all materials to begin class/assignment
-Whisper or low talking while working-discuss the assignment
-Assignment completed on time
-Everyone works well in group/buddy team and contributes to final assignment = finished work:)
-Stay on task with time given for assignment
-Choosing the right buddy and giving it your best effort
-Move back to seat when teacher says work session is over immediately so class can continue
-Your talk disrupts another nearby group and they have trouble finishing task
-Moving to find buddy group slowly and stop to talk to a friend on the way
-Conversations in group/buddy work not always on topic but the assignment gets completed on time
-Moving to or from group is not done in a timely manner so that class can resume
-May need to ask for clarification on directions of the assignment
-Pencil not sharpened when class begins but complete the task before instruction begins
-Do not have right materials to complete the assignment