Lesson plans: subject to change
Honors Chemistry I period (1,7,9)
COURSE EXPECTATIONS AND CLASSROOM RULES
Grading: Homework (10%) Lab reports (15%) projects(10%)
Class participation (5%) Test/quiz (60%) – given every Friday (retakes will be offered must be completed before the following Friday)
Notebook/folder or binder Loose-leaf paper Pencil/pen
Scientific Calculator- Must have an exponent button. Calculators may not be shared during exams.
No camera devices are permitted during test-taking.
Absences: Request Homework prior to Sporting events, Field trips, Gate Meeting, Vacations, and Job shadows.
Extra- Credit is not offered to replace work missed
Maintain a notebook or binder for this course. Your notes must be neat. Ideas, demonstrations, videos, and experiments are not always contained in the textbook. Your notebook is your record of what we’ve done!!.
Illness- lawful – The student may make up homework. He/she will be given the same number of days to hand-in homework as they were absent. Lab work must be completed within 3 days of absence. Unlawful absences will result in the removal of any grade given that day. School board rule!
Class participation points are given in this classroom- 10 pts weekly 5% of your grade.
Mrs. Casey is willing to write letters of reference provided you give sufficient notice and a short Summary (resume) of your activities and achievements.
What kind of help is available? Your teacher is willing to give you help in solving problems. You can arrange a time with your teacher.