more, point values vary. Some labs have a group component
(graph or other summarizing work) as well as an individual
part. Late work is half off. Some labs may be repeated
for a better grade, check with Mr H if you want to repeat
Quiz and test
10-20 points, often. Test 50+ points, once a month or
so. Calculators are allowed, and you will have a formula
Worth 20 points, near the
end of each quarter. Get a 3-ring binder with 4 divider tabs
(labeled notes, labs, other work, grade record). Take notes
in your own style. Notes should be dated and notebook pages
numbered. All work for the quarter should be saved, in
order, and you should have a grade record, up to date with your
scores. Also, you should have a calculator.
credit. Homework more than a week late is no credit.
Overdue lab reports lose 25% for every week they are late.
No late work of any kind accepted if more than a month overdue.
Grades Update your grade record weekly. Check with the posted version to verify that we agree. Letter grades are calculated by categories in accordance with district policy, where 90% and up is A, 80% B, 70%C and 60% D.
Absent Check the board for assignments, and ask Mr. H what you missed. You have 1 day to make up stuff for every day of excused absence. Unexcused or cut? Sorry, no makeups.
Following school policy, the
second tardy of the quarter means 30 minutes of detention.
Further tardies have increasing penalties.
Cheating Discussion and consultation with your friends is fine, but do your own writing on homework and labs. Cheating on tests is a special target.
talking? After warnings, your seat will be changed.
Texting in class? After warnings, your phone will be
taken. More serious problems will be referred to the
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