Grading Policy Spanish 1 & 2

Grading Policy Spanish 1 & 2
Grade is weighted as follows:
                Homework            10%
                   Classwork             15%
                   Quizzes                 30%
                   Exams/Projects      45%
Homework assignments are due at the beginning of the class period and are graded as complete or incomplete.
Classwork grade includes completion of in-class assignments and participation in classroom activities.
Quizzes assess student knowledge of the vocabulary, grammar and cultural information covered in class.  Assessment types include writing, reading, listening and speaking.
Exams and projects are major assessments and assess student knowledge and skills at the end of a unit.  Assessment types include written exams, speaking exams, projects and writing journal entries.
Policy for make-up work
It is the student's responsibility to make-up work when they are absent from class.  Any missed classwork, homework or assessments must be made up within one week of the student's return to class.  Any work not made up within one week will be graded as a zero.  Quizzes and exams must be made up after school.
Accommodations will be made for extended absences.