Life Science & Health contract

Science Contract 2005 - 2006
Life Science & Health
Mrs. Banuelos Room 38A
Goal of the Course: To investigate, experiment, and research biological
concepts in order to provide a foundation for higher level science courses in high
school and beyond.
Requirements: You are to enter class each day prepared to work. You should
have at least 2 pencils, 2 pens, one -2 pocket folder, the academic diary, and
a science notebook. You are to have other supplies as needed. Students who
choose not to come to school prepared should not expect to be successful.
Absences: You are responsible for any work you miss due to an absence or
activity. It is your responsibility to find out what you missed and when the work
should be turned in.
Grades are calculated using cumulative points. The points for each assignment
are recorded and then added up and divided by the total points possible. This
result is multiplied by 100 to give a percent. The percent corresponds to a letter
Your Points / Total Points Possible = Your Grade * 100
The grading scale:
100% - 90% = A
89% - 80% = B
79% - 70%
69% - 60%
Below 60%
Help: I am available after school, Monday, Thursday, and Friday until 4:45pm.
You can also email me at [email protected] If you have any questions
please do not hesitate to see me right away.
Standards: We will use the California State Standards for Science.
---------------------CUT HERE & PLEASE RETURN TO MRS. BANUELOS----------I have read and reviewed the information contained on this contract. I am aware
the monthly calendar and academic diary must be signed weekly.
Today’s Date: ____________ Class Period: ________
Student’s Signature
Parent’s Signature