Homework
  • Homework Policy

    • Homework this year will consist of a reading log and skills review.
    • Students are expected to read and log at least 200 minutes of reading every two weeks.
    • Students should read both fiction and nonfiction chapter books.   
    • As students build their stamina, they will set goals that could exceed the required 200 minutes of reading.
    • Additionally, students are expected to complete the skills review sheet.  
    • Students' indepenent novel should be used to complete the skills review sheet.
    • Reading logs will be distributed and due every other Wednesday.  Due dates will be listed on the top of each reading log.
    • The reading log and skills reivew sheet should be completed in its' entiriety including the calcuation of  total minutes read and peccentage of minutes read. 
    • Homework will be graded and accounts for 10% of the final grade.  A rubric is at the top of each reading log.
    • Students are encouraged to submit their homework on time.  A 1/2 point will be deducted for each day that homework is late.  All homeowork must be submitted within the given trimester.
    • If students misplace their reading log, they can download a new copy by visiting the reading log section of the website.