ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS
: MRS. GRAF
MATERIALS FOR CLASS:
You are expected to bring the necessary materials to class each day
three ring binder with filler paper and dividers
, textbook/novel, pen or pencil
Be sure to
consult the sign on the door if you are not sure what BOOK you need on
any given day.
You will not be allowed to go to your locker to retrieve missing materials.
You should have an outside reading book with you at all times. You will need
one book per quarter
. If you finish a quiz, test, or project early you can use the
extra time to READ. Books are available in the classroom library, the LMS Library, the Lincoln
Public Library, or at the Family Literacy Center in Manville.
% of the
Homework is due the day after it is assigned
It will not be accepted after that date.
Partial credit is given for assignments that are not fully completed. You will not be
allowed to go to your locker to retrieve “mis
Homework and long term projects are posted on http://new.schoolnotes.com. Type
Graf for the teacher’s last name and 02865 for the zip code
or type in the following
PLEASE take advantage of this valuable tool!
sign up for an email
notification each time
the page is updated.
5% of the
LATE WRITING ASSIGNMENTS AND PROJECTS
are treated as follows:
You will lose
off of your grade for each day the assignment is late.
will not be accepted after five days
course, this does NOT apply if you are absent.
MAKE UP WORK:
Please be advised that it is your responsibility to make up work missed due to
absence. You will have a maximum of THREE school days to make up work missed due to
absence. If your absence from s
chool is more than a few days, more time will be given to make
Again, use SchoolNotes
to see what you missed!
check SchoolNotes to see what you missed or you can contact
the homework you missed.
THERE IS NO EXTRA CREDIT WORK!
If you do all of your assigned work, turn it in on
time, and put forth your best effort, you won’t NEED any extra credit work because
you will already have an “A”.
CLASSROOM RULES AND PROCEDURES
e School has three basic rules:
In order for us to work together to have a successful, productive, and fun year, certain rules and
procedures must be followed.
As soon as you
enter the classroom
, sit down in your seat and be
prepared to start. This means you need to have a pen or pencil
ready, your planner, your binder, and any book you will need.
get up in the middle of class without asking permission. This means if you need to d
any of the following you MUST ask first:
Use the pencil sharpener
Go to the lav (LAST FIVE MINUTES ONLY!!!)
Get a drink from the bubbler
Go to your locker
Go to the library
Go to the office
Go to the nurse
The bottom line is: DO NOT simply leave the ro
om without permission!
Please take care of all
. Computers, markers
scissors, glue, colored
pencils, drawing paper, and construction paper are just a few of the items you will be using
throughout the year. It is your responsibility to
take care of all of these materials and put
them away when you are asked.
is for you to check out books to read for pleasure or for projects.
PLEASE take care of these books and follow the proper procedure for checking out books.
Fill out your name on the card located in the pocket in the back of the book. Also
write down the date you are checking out the book.
PLACE the card in the black box on the top of the bookshelf.
DO NOT LEAVE THE
CARD IN THE BOOK!!
Return the book to the ba
RETURN BOOKS HERE
If you lose a book, you must replace it!
Gum, food, and drinks are not allowed in the classroom.
Let’s just say ANTS love the
bottom floor of this building. Also, gum has made a mess of the chairs, desks, and floors. For
me reason, it never stays in your mouth!!
DO NOT TOUCH ANYTHING ON MY DESK OR REMOVE ANYTHING FROM MY DESK!