Degrees and Certifications:
Welcome to Ms. Emery's Social Studies Class!
North Carolina State University Alumni - Middle Grades Language Arts and Social Studies Teacher
IMPORTANT CONTACT INFORMATION
Email - Karaemery@johnston.k12.nc.us
Planning Time - 11:30-12:50
Topics that will be covered in October & November
Factors to Analyze World Civilizations
Pre-History & Timelines
Early Man & Human Migration
Projects/Tests & Other Important Assignments
1. Pre-History Pathway & Completion Quiz
2. Early Man Pathway & Hunter/Gatherers
3. Migration Activity
4. Mesopotamia Test
Remind Codes - Text the code to 81010 & Download App
1st - @emeryssb1
2nd - @emeryssb2
5th - @emeryssb5
6th - @emeryssb6
We will use Google classroom for many different types of classwork/homework assignments, projects, and quizzes this year.
The Class Codes are:
1st Block - j5k7twf
2nd Block - ktvdn0
5th Block - ms3gbez
6th Block - bvh46
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 my teacher web-page/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 child! Feel free to email or call me if you have any questions or concerns.