Algebra 1

Algebra 1 Syllabus 2016-2017

Millington Central High School

Mr.  James Edwards, Room M 108

(901) 873-8100

jedwards@millingtonschools.org

 

Welcome to class!

 

General Information

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

 

Class Rules:

  1. Be polite and respectful to others
  2. Be in assignment seat and ready to work when the bell rings
  3. Be prepared and ready to learn when you enter the classroom
  4. 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%

F: below                                             

 

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

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