ELAR 8th SFlores

ELAR 8th SFlores

Syllabus

Christa McAuliffe Middle School

2016-2017

Mrs. S. Flores 8th grade ELAR

 

Class Responsibilities:

As a McAuliffe student you are expected to be:

*Prompt-in your seat before the bell rings.

*Positive- always enter the room with pride-expect to learn something new.

*Prepared- Come to class with your warm-up/homework and all materials needed for                      class.

*Polite- Respect the rights of others to learn.  You should remain in your seat and listen while teaching and learning are in progress.

*Productive- be an active participant and always strive to get the most out of your education.

 **ALL CELL PHONES MUST BE TURNED OFF AND KEPT INSIDE YOUR BACK-PACK AT ALL TIMES.

 After school tutoring: TBA

 Benchmark District Tests: TBA

 8th grade Reading STAAR Test: TBA

 Restroom Breaks:

*Not allowed the first 20 minutes and the last 10 minutes of class, unless it is an emergency.

 Absences:

*When you are absent you are still responsible for the material you miss.

*It is your responsibility to copy any notes you missed from a friend (or you can see me after school) and gather any handouts.

*You will have 2 days from the day you return back to school to make-up any assignments for full credit, depending on the amount of days missed.

 Grading:

*Late work-you will be deducted 10 points for each day the assignment is late.

 Computation of grades:

*60 % Class Assignments: Daily Work, Warm-Up’s, Homework...

*40% Test, Quiz, Project’s…             

 Materials for my classroom:

*1-Folder with pockets & brads in the center (any color).

*1-Composition Notebook

*Pencil with eraser

*1 set of index cards (100 count, will be used for Exit Classroom tickets)

*Glue sticks (will be used all year)

*2 Highlighters (different colors preferably)

*1 box of Kleenex (if possible)

*1 Lysol or Clorox wipes (optional)

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to call the school 

210-623-6260 to schedule a conference during 3rd period (9:30-10:26 am) or

E-mail me at sflores@swisd.net

 I am confident this academic school year will be productive and successful, thanks to your help and support.

 Respectfully,

Mrs. S. Flores 

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