Class Newsletter: October 28th

American Government and AP Microeconomics

Dear Students and Parents,

Grades have recently been updated for students in Mrs. Bauries' American Government and AP Microeconomics classes.

Our next bi-weekly due date for students following the 18, 16, 14 and 12 week schedules..........November 7th !


Sincerely,

Dana A. Bauries, M.S.

Department Coordinator and Master Teacher, Social Studies

Georgia Virtual School

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

m: 770-569-3179

e: dana.bauries@gavirtualschool.org

w: www.gavirtualschool.org

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GaVS Late Work Policy!

Late penalties will be applied following the scheduled bi-weekly due date.
  • Saturday through Monday at midnight -10% deduction
  • Tuesday at midnight - 20% deduction
  • Wednesday at midnight - 30% deduction
  • Thursday at midnight - 40% deduction
  • Friday at midnight - 50% deduction
  • After Friday at midnight - Grade will be a 0.


It is STRONGLY recommended that students turn in assignments daily according to the course schedule they are following!
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Shmoop Extra Credit (AP Microeconomics Students only!)

1. Sign-up for a Shmoop Account.

2. Log into your Shmoop Account.

3. Click the "JOIN CLASSROOM" button

4. Enter my email address (Dana.Bauries@gavirtualschool) and the Group Code (46457).

ALL AP Microeconomics students are required to use Shmoop as a practice and study resource throughout the semester!


Earn 50 Shmoints=5 Extra Credit points added to one exam grade

http://www.shmoop.com/video/a-students-guide-to-welcome-to-shmoop/

What are Optional Projects on the Course Schedule? (American Government only!)

Note: If you choose to opt out of the "RED" project on the course schedule, the unit exam grade will count twice in place of the project grade. ALL students are required to complete ALL unit exams.
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AP Microeconomics' Study Resources

American Government Resources