Mrs. Reach

Social Studies

Mrs. Reach - Room 136

Syllabus

Welcome to seventh grade World Geography and the Aviator Team. I am looking forward to the 2017-2018 school year and the opportunity to work with you. It's going to be a challenging and great year!

Required materials - Computer and black binder

Description - The class objective is to improve the student's ability to understand world geography and culture perspectives.

Topics of study - Location and Place, Human Environment Interaction, World Cultures, World Governments, and Globalization and Economics.

Grading Scale - 100-95 A, 94-90 A-, 89-86 B+, 85-83 B, 82-80 B-, 79-76 C+, 75-73 C, 72-70 C-, 69-66 D+, 65-64 D, 62-60 D-, 59 and below failing

Daily Assignments (20% of final grade) - Assignments will vary and will be given when needed to finish up class work or as an extension of daily topics.

Projects, Quizzes, and Tests (80% of final grade) - There will be tests and projects throughout the different units covered to show how much the student has progressed. Quizzes will be given periodically.

Classroom Ground Rules -

1. Be in your seat when the tardy bell rings.

2. Have all required materials at the beginning of class.

3. Treat others with respect.

4. Be quiet and listen when someone is addressing the class.

5. Have a positive attitude.

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