• Language Arts Department Grading Policy

     

    Your grade in LA will be calculated based on the following criteria:
     
    Formatives 40%
    • Independent reading assignments
    • Whole class text assignments
    • Literature Circle assignments
    • Poetry activities
    • Process writing pieces
    • Application of grammar concepts in writing
     
    Summatives 55%
    • End of unit reading tests
    • On demand writing pieces
     
     Homework 5%
    • All homework assignments are worth 2 points:
      • On time assignments = 2 points
      • Incomplete or late assignments = 1 point
      • Missing assignments = 0 points
    • Most missing work may be turned in for partial credit up to one week after the due date.  After that time, the assignment will remain at 0 points.