is a way of assessing a student's understanding of the concepts learned in class.
It reinforces the skills that have been taught, prepares students for new
material, and teaches responsibility.
Students are graded based on the number of homework assignments turned in. If an
assignment is late or missing, the student must make it up the following night.
I will record the student's incomplete assignments and notify them when it is
becoming a problem. Three missing homework assignments will affect the student's
overall grade. While a student's homework is not formally graded for accuracy,
it is graded for effort.
are provided with planners at the beginning of the school year. Homework will
be written down each day during a
are permitted to have a snack in the morning. Please ensure
that your child's snacks are healthy and don't interfere with their ability to
work. Some suggestions include pretzels, fresh fruit, cheese, yogurt, and veggies. Please avoid sugary foods and drinks.
may bring in a birthday snack, but I must be notified at least one day prior to the celebration. It is important that there is enough for each student in the class and that any necessary utensils/paper products are supplied. Invitations to parties are NOT permitted in school.
will be notified about a test or quiz one week in advance. We will prepare for tests in class and will usually receive study guides,
but students are expected to study at home once they are notified. I am more
than happy to review material during After-School help on Thursdays from
Please review the Bogert Student Handbook so you can become familiar with school-wide policies.