2015-2016 READ 180 Grade Expectation Sheet


Student’s Name:


The English Department


READ 180: 7 th and 8 th Grade

Teacher’s Name:

English Office: 516-488-9323

Please contact teachers via e-mail.

E-Mail Addresses:

Mrs. Martin: emartin@sewanhaka.k12.ny.us

Mr. Meo: vmeo@s ewanhaka.k12.ny.us


: Each student will be provided with an rBook to use within the READ 180 classroom. This textbook/workbook will remain in the classroom all year.


: Each student is required to have a green binder with five dividers.


: Each student is also responsible for the following:

 Purchasing an agenda book

 Attending class daily unless excused by the health office or attendance office

 Being on time and ready to work at the start of class

 Being prepared for class with a pen, pencil, notebook (s) as stipulated by the teacher

 Completing homework as assigned by the teacher

 Seeking extra help when necessary

 Completing all assignments and makeup work in a timely manner in accordance with the district and teacher policies

 Displaying behaviors in class which are respectful to the teacher and other students

 Accepting the consequences which will ensue if these responsibilities are not met

Summer Reading:

All students were responsible for completing a summer reading assignment. Students will complete an assignment focusing on their summer reading.

Make-Up Work:

Work due to absence must be made up. It is the responsibility of each student to obtain and complete all missed class work, homework assignments, quizzes, and tests.

Failure to makeup work within a prescribed amount of time may result in a lowered or failing grade. Attendance and participation are integral and important components of learning.

Grading Policy/Guidelines for READ 180 Students:

35% Tests/Quizzes

35% Projects/Writing

10% Software

10% Homework

10% Class Participation

I have read the above Grade Expectations for READ 180 and understand what I must do to be successful in this English program.

Student Signature Parent Signature