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: @emery7ss20
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
We will use Google classroom for many different types of classwork/homework assignments, projects, and quizzes this year.
The Class Codes for 2020-2021 are:
1st - 2gf55j2
4th - 7r2xoxp
5th - eysqn53
6th - gwbbbm7
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. (For more information on this topic - see the JCPS Technology & Digital Citizenship Agreement)
Tests/Projects - 50%
Quizzes - 30%
Assignments (Classwork/Homework) - 20%
Late & Make-up Work Policy
No Zero Policy
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 *
*** 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 SCMS 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 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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