• Honors / AP Grading:

     Marking Period Grading Scale:

    o   45% - Summative Assessments

    § (65% from tests and 35% DBQ Essays)

    o   45% - Performance Based Assessments

    § (20% in class assessments and 80 % from projects)

    o   10% - Homework / Classwork includes participation

          Either a Summative or Performance Based Assessment will be provided every 5 days

    General social studies courses:

     

          Marking Period Grading Scale:

    o   40% - Summative Assessments

    § (65% from tests and 35% DBQ Essays)

    o   40% - Performance Based Assessments

    § (20% in class assessments and 80 % from projects)

    o   10% - Class work (including participation)

    o   10% - Homework 

                –      Either a Summative or Performance Based Assessment will be provided every 5 days

     
    WRHS – Dr. Minnocci

     

    Contact info – vminnocci@wood-ridgeschools.org

     

    Class Guidelines:

    • Respect for one another at all times.
    • Come to class prepared to learn.
    • Complete the “Do Now”
    • Timely completion of all assignments.
    • All works should be done individually unless otherwise instructed by me.
    • Be in dress code.
    • Do not ask to leave the class during the first 20 min. of class or the last 10 min. of class.
    • You must sign out and have a pass in the event you do leave the class.
    • NO CELL PHONES OR IPODS
    • NO FOOD OR DRINKS
    • Print your assignments out at home.
    • Cite all of your work.

     Assignments:

    • Homework
    • This day in history (daily)
    •  Vocabulary (3x5 index cards)
    • Essays/DBQ’s
    • In class integrated learning projects
    • Quizzes
    • Tests
    • Research papers/projects

     

    I can be found in room 215 before and after school for questions and/or help pertaining to the class. .

     

    Best wishes for a great school year!

     Dr. Minnocci