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Classroom Number: 305
School Phone:
620-365-4785
Home Phone:
620-365-2747
Conference Time:
Daily 12:30 to 1:35 PM


 

MATH

   
 

6th Grade

2016 - 2017

 

Linda Heffern

linda.heffern@usd257.org • 620.365.4785

• Office hours 7:40 AM to 3:50 PM

   

6th Grade Pre-Algebra Class description:

Improve and learn new skills in the areas of    Ratios and Proportional Relationships, Number Systems, Expressions and Equations, Geometry, Stats and Probability.

 

Pre Requirements

Addition/Subtraction Facts

Multiplication/Division Facts

Basic Fundamentals



 

Grade:

You will be graded on participation, daily class work, concept checks, outcome assessments and other projects.  If you are absent, it is your responsibility to see me about making up assignments.

 

      35% Concept Checks:

Consists of several problems covering material from recent instruction. Students have the option to work to improve concept checks.

 

     40% Cumulative Outcome Assessments:

Will be administered at the end of concept units. These tests must be passed with a 60%.  Students must make corrections on Outcome Assessments.  Relearning opportunities will be made available.

 

     25% Concept Applications:

Combination of home-study, bell work, vocabulary, in class activities, and labs. Students have the option to work to improve concept applications.





 

Grading Scale

90-100  A

80-89    B

70-79    C

60-69    D

<60        F

 


 
   

Expectations:

  1. Have all supplies with you including your Chromebook, Library book, binder, pencil, and paper.

 
  1. Once you come into the room, you must stay.  Be sure to get everything out of your locker you need, get a drink, or use the restroom before you come into the classroom.  

 
  1. Be in your seat and ready to begin when the bell rings.  You should open Google Classroom to see what we are completing today. Start on the Bell Work.

 
  1. If you are absent, it is your responsibility to check the assignment board, or with the teacher to find out what assignments were missed.

 
  1. All papers will be headed by placing the First and Last Name at the upper right hand corner of the paper. The date will be under your name on the right hand side.

 
 




 
 

You will need:

Spiral notebook, pencil, grading pen, highlighter, notebook paper