Western Civilization Mr. Buske 1st Day Intros Seating Arrangements Rules Respect Others, Self, and All Adults (Subs, Aids, Secretaries, or College Students) Take Responsibility and act like an adult Handbook Rules Apply Leave Room as Found – Chairs, Food, Paper Grading Weighting – 40% Tests 40% Homework/Classwork 10% Quizzes 10% Projects/Essays/Activities Make-up work – On own time when possible; rule is n+1, but if you know about test before absent, must make up next day. Any arranged field trips or sports events, homework must be asked for ahead of time Materials Paper Pen/Pencil Book – Book is available online, but I can check you out one if needed. Topics to Learn Medieval Times Renaissance Discoveries Revolutions My goal is to keep you interested in the topic and not overwhelm you with material. This class will have a lot of information; after all we’ll be covering more than 500 years of history. This is just an introduction to many different topics. Hopefully when the class is complete you’ll still want to learn more. Expectations I expect you to: Listen Try Take/Have Notes in front of you Don’t Affect Others Negatively You expect me to: ???? Questions?