Homework Policy

Goals for Homework:

·     think differently about content

·     practice reading skills

·     practice study skills

·     make real life connections

·     promote critical thinking

·     leads to success on the unit assessment/project

 

Types of Homework:

·     parent interview

·     current event

·     mapping

·     content integration

·     finish classwork

·     unit project

 

 

Frequency of HW:

Approximately 3 times/week


How will I be graded?

Some HW will be simply used in class as shares or in some other in-class activity; others will be recorded as a work habit grade (handed in and graded). Homework is due on the due date. No exceptions unless arrangements are made with the teacher. You are not allowed to redo homework assignments for a grade but are encouraged to complete all homework. Homework completion will help prepare you for the unit assessment.

Rubric:

 

4

Complete

0

Not Complete

Neat

Detailed

Complete

Thoughtful

Messy

Lack of details

Incomplete

Partially incomplete

No effort