Welcome toMs. Chin’s Classroom 7th Grade English
1st period – 7th grade English 2nd period – conference3rd period – 7th grade Pre-AP English4th period – 7th grade Pre-AP English5th period – 7th grade Pre-AP English 6th period – 7th grade English 7th period – Advisory/Flex 8th period – 7th grade English
Required Supplies: •100-sheet composition book •Two-pocket folder (any color) • Notebook paper • Blue/Black Pen or Pencil *Kleenex donations will be greatly appreciated.
•Homework will be assigned as needed tocomplete class work. Class work may include dailyactivities and/or major assignments.
First Tardy: Verbal Warning to StudentSecond Tardy: Verbal Warning to Student Phone Call to Parent/GuardianThird Tardy: Office Referral
The NISD English Department grading policy: • 60% Summative assessments • major papers, tests, projects, assessments that assess mastery • 40% Formative assessments • benchmarks, homework, assignments that assess progress
• It is the student’s responsibility to ask for and complete make-up work when absent.• Make-up work must be completed in a timely manner (within one day for each day absent).• Consideration will be taken in cases of extended absences.• Students will be given a minimum of 2 days for every day absent to complete make-up assignments.• This holds true for both excused and unexcused absences.
• Formative assessments can be turned in/corrected within areasonable time frame for a maximum grade of 75%.• Summative assessments can be turned in/corrected for full credit.• It is the student’s responsibility to turn in late assignments.
I am so excited to have your student in my class this year!Please feel free to contact me with any questions or to schedule a conference at firstname.lastname@example.org or (210) 398-1100. It is going to be a GREAT year!