Business Math Course Syllabus 3. Quizzes and Tests (50-100 points each) – Assessments will be 2011-2012 Mrs. Oates given once the appropriate material is covered. Expect a quiz or test approximately every 2 weeks. thTime: 5 Period 4. Participation Grade (25 points per 9 weeks) – Students will thTextbook: Business Math, 15 Edition lose points for refusing to participate in activities, games or computer lab work. Parent notification will be given through aCourse Description: Students study a comprehensive coverage of phone call/letter sent home.personal and business related math topics. Topics in this course 5. Book Check (5 points) – Periodically, textbook checks will beinclude the following: conducted to ensure that students are being responsible for their textbook. The textbook number from the textbook assignment Gross and Net Pay list must match the textbook on the student’s desk for the Banking Services student to receive credit. Students having a textbook that is not Loans and Credit Cards theirs will receive no credit. Budgeting 6. Notebook Quiz (25 points each) – There will be 4 notebook Owning a Car/Home quizzes each 9 weeks to total one test grade. Organization is a Insurance skill that is vital to becoming a successful member of society. Business Data Analysis Keeping an organized notebook is essential to the learning Business Technologies process. You can’t study for a test that you don’t have notes for, Inventory right? These points should be considered “gimme points.” There Business Costs is no reason that everyone should not make a 100! Sales and Marketing Make Up Policy: Math can be a very challenging subject to learn. Profit/Loss It is very easy to fall behind and never be able to catch up. International Business Attendance is vital to be successful in my class. Only studentsMaterials: 1 in. 3 ring binder; Tab Dividers: Class Info., with an excused absence are allowed to make up any workBellringers, Notes, Homework, Tests/Quizzes; Notebook Paper; missed. Missed quizzes and tests can only be made up before orGraph Paper; Pencils; Pens; Scientific Calculator after school. All make up tests are different from the one given in class. It is the student’s responsibility to make up any missedThings We Can Use: tissues, hand sanitizer, baby wipes, expo assignments or tests.markers Classroom Expectations:Grading Procedure: Grades are determined by dividing the Come to class prepared and ready to participate.number of points earned by the total number of points possible. Be respectful of the teacher, your fellow classmates, and yourself. 100 – 90 A No food, drinks or gum in class. A bottle of water WITH A LID is 89 – 80 B allowed per school policy. 79 – 70 C Conduct yourself in a way that is consistent with the “REBEL 69 – 60 D WAY.” Below 60 F Teacher Availability: Homework help/tutoring is available beforeEdline will be updated weekly with any graded work. However, school or after school until 4:00, unless other arrangements havework that is turned in late for any reason, including excused been made. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have anyabsences, may not be entered the day it is turned in. questions or concerns. Phone calls will be returned and emails will be replied to within 24 hours.What Makes Up Your Grade: th Planning Period: 7 period (2:18 – 3:09)1. Bellringer Activities (10 points each week) – Before class Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, you will have a bellringer activity to complete. Upon Cell: 205.441.6384 (call or text)entering the classroom, turn in your homework, be seated and Class Website: www.bloust.com/moatesbegin working on the activity.2. Homework Checks (10 points each) – You will have homeworkat least 2 days a week. Homework assignments are due thefollowing class meeting, before the tardy bell rings for class tobegin. Answers only will NOT be accepted. Only students withan excused absence can make up a homework check.