PER. 5-6 LANGUAGE ARTS

Class Introduction:

The purpose of this course is to provide instruction in Language Arts concepts.

MAJOR CONCEPTS
- reading comprehension
- vocabulary development
- word recognition skills
- written expression
- editing skills
- grammar
- punctuation
- capitalization
- spelling

STUDENT REQUIREMENTS
* class assignments
* workbook
* cooperation
* participation
* being prepared for class
* quizzes/tests

Grading Scale - All points are added to form a final grade each quarter.
A 90-100%
B 80-89%
C 70-79%
D 60-69%
F 0-59%

PLEASE NOTE:
Students should come prepared to work. Participation points are earned for having the required materials to complete work (pencil, grading pen, paper, planner, homework, etc.).

Grades for late assignments will be reduced by 20% per day, up to a max of 50% off.

Assignments missed due to absences must be completed. Please remember to ask for make-up work when you return from an absence.