Degrees and Certifications:
Welcome to Ms. Emery's Social Studies Class!
North Carolina State University Alumni - Middle Grades Language Arts and Social Studies Teacher
Currently studying Library Science at Appalachian State University
IMPORTANT CONTACT INFORMATION
Email - Karaemery@johnston.k12.nc.us
Planning Time - 10:00-11:15
Remind Code: @emery7ss
Homeroom: 8:05 - 8:10
1st Block - 8:10 - 9:15
PackTime - 9:18-9:48
Electives/Planning - 9:51-11:18
4th Block/Lunch - 11:21 - 12:57
5th Block - 1:00 - 2:02
6th Block - 2:05 - 3:10
Project and Quiz/Test - Tentative dates
Old World/New World Project - Due Oct. 11th
Exploration Test - Oct. 11th
Reformation Quiz - Oct. 22nd
Reformation Figure Paper - Due Oct. 25th
Absolute Rulers Quiz - Nov. 1st
Absolute Rulers Test - Nov. 8th
Scientific Revolution & Enlightenment Test - Nov. 22nd
Bumper Sticker Project - Due Nov. 26th
We will use Google classroom for many different types of classwork/homework assignments, projects, and quizzes this year.
The Class Codes are:
1st - zni9kvi
4th - xgwbwc6
5th - tl3n58
6th - g5e1qn
Jr. Beta Club Code: j5ahuoe
We will use the Chromebooks almost on a daily basis to write, read articles, gather information and research, collaborate with classmates, and use online learning applications. Students are expected to use the Chromebooks in a respectful, responsible, and safe manner.
Tests/Projects - 50%
Quizzes - 30%
Assignments (Classwork/Homework) - 20%
Late & Make-up Work Policy
No Zero Policy - Work must be done in a timely manner or students will need to stay for before/after school or lunch sessions until work is complete.
Absences- Per Johnston County School's Policy, students have twice the number of days absent to make up work for an excused absence. Please work with your teachers to get any assistance you may need with completing the work in a timely manner.
* Please schedule re-tests and make-up tests with me and sign up on the designated sign-up sheet *
*** If you have questions about homework, classwork, projects, or any lesson's described above please e-mail me and I will be glad to explain them further and point you to their location if located in google classroom***
Classroom Rules & Expectations: (in addition to JCS and CMS policies)
1. Come to class prepared and follow directions
2. Respect everyone and their property
3. Be responsible for your own learning and actions
4. Work hard and always give your best effort
5. No cell phones out during class
Assignments: Classwork, quizzes, tests, and projects will be assigned throughout the school year. Information about these assignments will be posted on google classroom. Please keep up with these assignments and come to class prepared to participate in class activities.
Tutoring, Remediation, and Questions: I will be available for tutoring some afternoons/mornings or as needed. If a student would like to stay on for tutoring please let me know ahead of time. Students should come prepared with questions to ask or specific concerns and issues to address. I am usually always available to before school for brief tutoring sessions as well.
I am looking forward to a great year with you and your student! Feel free to email or call me if you have any questions or concerns.
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