We look forward to teaching your student about United States History this year!
Feel free to reference our Syllabus for course and contact information.
7th Grade U.S. Studies Grading Information:
70% Summative Assessments-Items that demonstrate student learning such as unit tests, quizzes or projects.
20% Formative Learning Activities-Practice leading up to the summative assessments such as daily activities, reading, study guides, discussions, etc.
10% District Common Summative Assessment-Assessment given to EVERY 7th grader across the district that encompasses all learning from that trimester.
Grades are defined by the following language-
"A" Range- Advanced Level of Understanding
"B" Range- Beyond Basic Level of Understanding
"C" Range- Basic Level of Understanding
"D" Range- Not Yet Achieved a Basic Level of Understanding or Incomplete
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