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RACE Practice-RACE Practice(Week 1)-2ibtry1
Context Clues HW: Context Clues Practice-q4bw4y
The RACE prompt example above-students will work on 1 quality a day-we will do a writing workshop on Friday to ensure that students are writing effectively and using the RACE strategy correctly.
Mock Trial will be on December 14 and 18. If more time is needed, we will continue in January upon our return from the break-January 4 and 5.
25 Book Competition Benchmark:
12 books-1/26-students are to write a summary for each book and I will check off on them. This is for the prize at the end of the year (individual and class)
100-500 pages=1 book
600-1000 pages=2 books
1000-1400 pages=3 books
1500-1900 pages=4 books
2000-2400 pages=5 books
2500-2900 pages=6 books
3000-3400 pages=7 books
3500-3900 pages=8 books
4000-4400 pages=9 books
4500-5000 pages=10 books
Classwork will be worth 25 points. If a student is missing an answer or does answer the question fully, points will be taken off. Points taken off will range from 5-10 points off depending on the number of questions that on the assignment. Grading will go as follow:
25 points-All questions are correct
24-20 points-Missing 1-5 questions or answers
19-16 points-Missing half of the assignment
15 and below-did not turn the assignment in or did not complete it.
*Rubrics are created for major projects or major assignments. They will be posted on the blog.
Homework is worth 10 points. The grading for this is as followed:
10-No incorrect answers
9-missing 1 answer
8-missing 2 answers
7-missing 3 answers
6-missing 4 answers
5-missing 5 answers or did not turn the assignment in
*Feedback-feedback will be given on the assignment on a need to basis. Students have been advised that if they have questions to come and see me and I tell the students if they miss points-why they missed the points. Most feedback is given in class.