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8th Grade Social Studies & Publishing (Yearbook/Journalism)
Please contact me at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Grades and upcoming assignments are posted on Synergy:
Social Studies Grading policy:
Standard A-F scale
Grades are based on an accumulation of a variety of academic assessments (projects, tests/quizzes, writing assignments, performances, homework and classwork)
Classwork/Homework = 1 point, Quiz = 5 points, Test/Project, Essay, Performance = 10 points.
Re-takes/revisions are encouraged to bring the grade up to a "passing" score. Late homework is reduced by one letter grade.