The average = (Total Points in Homework + Classwork + Quizzes + Exams) / total possible points
Yes, because it will be easier to make sense of your notes and
HW when you are studying for a test
Copy down the problem, look through your notes for examples, and
make an attempt. If you think your attempt is incorrect,
do it in pencil or leave space to fill in the correct
answer when we go over it in class.I will be available after school every Thursdays from 2:25 until 3:15.
If I need to reschedule, an announcement will be made in class.
Extra help is also available through the learning center
(Please see Mr. Cunningham in Biology office to get a peer tutor) as well as
the community math help at Van Wyck.
Speak to me at the beginning of class time and we can make arrangements to
make sure that all missed quizzes/exams gets completed. It is essentialthat all work gets turned into me in a timely manner if you are absent.
Incomplete assignments can result in a poor or failing report card grade.
Homework is very important because it allows you to practice what
we have done in class. It helps you study for tests. However,
since it is practice, I do not expect you to be able to do
everything accurately. For most assignments, you will be given a
grade based on your attempt to complete the work. AN HONEST
ATTEMPT will earn a good grade even if everything is not
correct. A blank worksheet with the explanation of I just didn't
get it will earn a 0%.
Research has shown that students who consistently do their
homework achieve better than those students who do not do