Course Syllabus

Welcome to our Class Canvas Page! I am so excited to keep learning with all of my scholars this year! Please take a look at the information on this page to get an understanding of how our class works!

Topics Covered:  Grading Scale 
  • Early Humans
  • Mesopotamia
  • Egypt
  • Indus River Valley 
  • China and Japan
  • Ancient Greece
  • Ancient Rome
  • Middle Ages
  • African Kingdoms
  • World Religions (Christianity, Buddhism, Judaism, Islam and Hinduism) 
  • Formative Grades (Classwork, writing assignments, etc.) = 45%
  • Summative Grades (Tests, Quizzes, Notebook Checks and Projects) = 45%
  • Warm Ups = 10%
    • Students are required to complete a daily warm up, even if Ms. Miller is not here. They must do the assigned day. Every two weeks, they will turn in a completed Warm Up Sheet and One Weekly Reflection Question

Students should have a folder, pencil, colored pencils, scissors and glue sticks every day when they come to class. Binders are stored in the classroom. Every test date- students will clean out their folders and transfer things to their binder. There will be a notebook check every 6 weeks to assess the completeness of their binder. 

Please see below for the due dates for assignments. 

Email me if you have any questions. 

 

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