Algebra 1 Syllabus 2016-2017
Millington Central High School
Mr. James Edwards, Room M 108
Welcome to class!
Text: Algebra 1 , McGraw-Hill
Materials Needed: Notebook, paper, and pencils
1st 9 weeks.
Chapter 1 Operations and properties involving Real numbers
Chapter 2 The Coordinate Plane, Linear Functions, Multi-Step Equations
Chapter 6 Slope of a Line and Slope-intercept Form, Systems of Equations
- Be polite and respectful to others
- Be in assignment seat and ready to work when the bell rings
- Be prepared and ready to learn when you enter the classroom
- Follow all Millington High School Rules and Shelby County School Rules
Grading Scale Grades
A: 100-93 Test: 50%
B. 92-85 Classwork: 20%
C: 84-75 Quizzes: 20%
D: 74-70 Homework: 10%
Tests: Chapter assessments will be graded on completion, accuracy, and proper form.
Classwork: Includes in-class assignments, bell –work, and participation. Classwork will be grades on accuracy and / or completion and proper form. Classwork must be completed during the given class time for full credit. A grade of zero will given for any assignments not attempted.
Quizzes: Weekly quizzes, pop quizzes, and vocabulary quizzes may be given and will be graded on completion, accuracy, and proper form.
Make-up: Make-up work must be completed in a timely manner and in accordance with school board policy. Test and quizzes can be rescheduled, if a day or new material is missed (not if a review day is missed).
Tutoring: Monday –Friday 2:15 -3:15