What I NEED to KNOW

  • Assignments will be given out on Google Classroom.

  • Science Notebooks will be online, using Google Slides.

  • All science work will be saved in Google Drive.

  • The most important part of your grade (50%) comes from classwork and independent work.

  • SEP's (Science and Engineering Practices) are skills that scientists use.

  • Each SEP will be graded using a rubric, and all assignments will involve one or more SEP's.

  • All assignments can be revised and resubmitted to get a regrade up to 100%.

  • All assessments can be retaken and earn up to 90%, and are worth 25% of the grade.

  • Speaking and Listening are an important part of this class, and are worth 25% of the grade.

  • Using the rubric to help guide your work is the key to success.

  • MAKING MISTAKES IS HOW SCIENCE WORKS; LEARN FROM YOUR MISTAKES!!!

"Curious that we spend more time congratulating people who have succeeded than encouraging people who have not."

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— Neil deGrasse Tyson