Grade 6 Math (2017-2018)
All math classes in the middle school will be using the following categories and weighting when grading math students.
Classwork is worth 10% of the marking period grade. Any work assigned to be completed in class will be graded in this category.
Homework will be assigned every night and is worth 20% of the grade for the marking period. Completed homework receives 10 out of 10 points. Incomplete homework receives 5 out of 10 points. 8 out of 10 points are given when an incomplete assignment is completed. Late homework will be given 6 out of 10 points. It is imperative that the students complete homework nightly!
Tests comprise 40% of the marking period grade. There will be three tests during a marking period. All tests will be announced in class and on the class website at least three days prior to the test date.
Quizzes comprise 30% of the marking period grade and may not be announced. There will usually be five or six quizzes during a marking period.
(Students will be allowed to retake a test once to improve a low test grade. The retest must be scheduled and taken after school)