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2011-2012 Syllabus Course: Social Studies Teacher: 5th Grade Prerequisites and Standards: Each student must have the ability to work independently and cooperatively with others. Materials: - Harcourt Social Studies Text Book Grading: A: 100 - 93 B: 92 – 85 C: 84 – 77 D: 76 – 70 F: Below 70

Assignment Weight: Tests: 55% Class work/Quizzes: 35% Homework: 10%

Each student’s grade will be based upon participation in class discussions, lessons and activities, unit tests, projects, quizzes and homework. Course Content: - Geography and the Environment - American History - Economic and Financial Literacy - Civics and Government - Culture - Global Awareness Misconduct Policy: All students are expected to behave in a way that shows respect for himself/herself, as well as others. The student code of conduct, which is spelled out in the Union County Handbook will be followed. Attendance Policy: All students are expected to follow the County Board of Education Attendance policy. All students with excused absences (parent or doctor) will be allowed opportunity throughout the six weeks to complete any missed assignments. If there is a problem with completing make-up assignments, please see the teacher for further discussions.

Fifth Grade Social Studies Syllabus  
Fifth Grade Social Studies Syllabus  

Misconduct Policy: All students are expected to behave in a way that shows respect for himself/herself, as well as others. The student code...

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