MRS. CARLE’S MATH COURSE 3 SYLLABUS
Room 134 firstname.lastname@example.org
Supplies: (Mostly given at school)
Binder- 3 dividersPens(blue or black)/highlighters (lighter colors) – a couple each
Lined and graph paperPencils – Ticonderoga or mechanical are the bestAt home - a scientific calculator. In class we use the following calculator - CASIO fx-260solar.
Major Topics To Be Covered
- Rigid Transformations and Congruence
- Dilations, Similarity and Slope
- Linear Relationships, equations and systems
- Functions and Volume
- Exponents and Scientific Notation
- Pythagorean Theorem and Irrational numbers
At Miller Junior High we use a uniform grading scale. Please refer to the Student Handbook online for the percentage breakdown and range for letter grades.
Tests 60%Quizzes 25%
· Tests will be given at the end of each chapter. Quizzes will be given as needed.
- Test Retakes require:
- Completed test corrections
- Completed retake ticket
- Additional evidence of understanding of missed concepts
- A meeting with your Teacher to make arrangements for test retake
· Assignments/practice will be given every day. If an assignment is not completed in class, then the assignment needs to be completed prior to our next class meeting. Students generally have daily entry tasks.
The grading for assignments/practice is as follows:
Less than half problems completed = 0
Half but not all problems completed = 2
All problems completed = 4
You can change a 0 or 2 to a 3 if you show that you have completed the assignment prior to the test.
Late Work: Late work will be accepted until the day of the chapter test.
Help!!! You can come in before or after school or during lunch. I am usually here at 7 a.m. and stay after until 4 p.m. It really doesn't hurt!!
Most discipline issues will be handled in class according to following list, but occasionally student behavior will warrant removal from class. Parents may be contacted anywhere along the process.
Time in hallway to complete behavior contract
Out of class detention
Students will receive progress reports occationally. The students are to get them signed and returned for a grade. You can always look up your child’s grade on Skyward. I always update grades by Sunday each week.
My Responsibility As Your Teacher Is To
Treat you with respect and care as an individual.
Provide you an orderly classroom environment.
Provide the necessary discipline.
Provide you the appropriate motivation.
Teach you the required content.
BINDER TABS: The student should have a math section in their big binder for Miller. The following tabs are required in their math section:
(Tab A) Notes/Vocabulary-Extremely important in Geometry!!!
(Tab B) Assignments
(Tab C) Assessments (Tests and Quizzes)
Weekly e-mails/Carle’s webpage
Included in my weekly email – important classroom information, important school dates and information, my help schedule, the weekly homework schedule with important video links, etc. You can receive this information by text message, email, or both. I will be using the Remind App. Parents/guardians can either give me their information or sign up on their own. Students must sign up on their own for this message. See extra paper for the code. You can also find the week’s schedule, last week’s schedule, grades, weekly e-mail message and more at my webpage on the Aberdeen’s Website at www.asd5.org. You must go to Miller Jr. High School, staff, and then Laura Carle.
Please sign and return the form with your child. This is their first assignment, so please sign and return ASAP for points. If you have any questions or concerns send a note or an e-mail, or call me at 538-2100 or 537-7380.
Thanks for your support,
Laura J. Carle
Math Course 3 - Mrs. Carle
Date: _____________ _________________________________
(Parent or Guardian signature)
Period: _____ Date:________ ______________________________
Weekly email signup with Remind App:
You can sign up by email, text message or both. I can type your information in, or you can sign up on your own. See Remind App paper for directions to sign up.
Parent’s e-mail: _______________________________________ Name: ______________________
Text: Phone number including area code:______________________________
The last page will be returned to Mrs. Carle. Syllabus will be kept in student bind