6th Grade Science

Mrs. Mahalik

ABOUT ME

* 17 years teaching experience

* 7th year at WEST

* Experience - Grades 3-8, Special Education, Reading Specialist

* EMAIL: amahalik@coppellisd.com (24 hours)


ROUTINES

* Weekly agenda posted every Monday

* Webpage updated Monday http://www.coppellisd.com//Domain/750

* ISN - Interactive Science Notebook


EXPECTATIONS

* Materials

* ISN - Assignment Checks

* Quizzes given periodically

* Studying weekly at home

* Projects graded individually

* Student growth and advocation


GRADING POLICY

*AEC (Analyze, Evaluate, Create) = 55%

Tests, Projects (Tests may be reassessed)


*RUA (Remember, Understand, Apply) = 35%

Daily assignments, ISN Assignment Checks, Quizzes


*Professional Ethics:

Late Work = 5%

-10 points per late assignment


Collaboration/Participation = 5%

-5 points per incident when not properly following rules (Be Polite, Be Prepared,

Be a Promoter of the Learning Process)

CURRICULUM

* Scientific Investigation and Reasoning

* Matter and Chemistry

* Energy

* Force and Motion

* Simple Machines

* Earth

* Space

* Organisms and Environment

TUTORIALS

*Monday 7:00-7:30

*Wednesday 7:00-7:30