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Syllabus

MRS. TOLLIVER'S SCIENCE 2009-2010

 

 

Welcome to the Science Department at Healdton Middle School.  The expectations for this program are simple and designed to help each student get along in the classroom.

 

Science students are expected to be:

 

PREPARED - Bring textbook, binder w/, paper and pencil to class everyday.

 

ON TIME AND PRODUCTIVE WITH TIME - Be seated before the bell rings and start your bellringer.  Stay on task until all work is finished.  Bring something to work on in the event that you might finish early.

 

COOPERATIVE - Participate in group discussions, projects, labs, etc.

 

RESPONSIBLE - Turn work in on time, and keep room neat.

 

RESPECTFUL - No talking while others are talking, keep hands, feet and other objects to yourself, respect others and their property, and do not use disrespectful or vulgar language.

 

NO FOOD, DRINKS, OR GUM IS ALLOWED IN THE SCIENCE AREAS

 

Assignments:

Class work will be due at the end of the hour.

 

Homework will be due at the beginning of the hour the next school day.

 

NO LATE WORK WILL BE ACCEPTED AT ALL, YOU WILL RECEIVE NO CREDIT FOR LATE WORK

 

It is the student's responsibility to ask for make up work.  Two days will be given to complete and turn in assignments missed for an excused absence.  Unexcused absences receive zeros on assignments.

 

Students missing school for a school activity must get their assignments BEFORE going on the school activity.

 

All work must be completed in pencil.

 

Use proper headings on all papers. (Name, Date, and Page #)

 

All grades are equal. Tests, Labs, Worksheets, Daily Lessons, Vocabulary, Quizzes and Homework are all equal grades.

 

Grading Scale:

A = 90-100

B = 80-89

C = 70-79

D = 60-69

F = 59 and below

 

Welcome to your science class and have a wonderful year.