Mr. Jon Czech
Rocori High School
(320) 685-8683 ext. 4107
Textbook Geometry. McGraw-Hill Education. 2018
Course Overview Students will study the basic concepts of arithmetic and algebra while studying two- and three-dimensional relationships. An introduction to the meaning and nature of deductive reasoning and proof will also be covered while students develop and prove their conjectures using a variety of methods. Finally, an analysis and study of the characteristics of shapes and space will be covered.
Ø Notebook (or loose leaf paper in a binder or folder)
Ø Graphing Calculator
Ø Textbook (extra credit will be received if it is covered)
Ø Daily attendance is very important!
Ø You will be marked tardy if you are not in the classroom by the time the bell rings.
Ø Three (3) tardies will result in ½ hour of detention.
Ø It is your responsibility to make up any work that you missed.
Ø If you know you are going to be absent, you must let me know in advance so I am able to prepare materials/notes for you while you are gone.
Ø Absolutely no food or pop are allowed in this classroom (water is ok).
Ø No headphones, cell phones, iPods, or any other electronic devices will be allowed to be out in the classroom during lecture.
Ø Be respectful to your classmates, the teacher, and the property of this classroom. No one will leave the classroom until the room is clean!
Ø No cheating! Take pride in doing your own work. The result is loss of credit for that assignment, quiz, or test. No exceptions!
Ø The key to success in this class is to complete your assignments every day. You are expected to try all of the problems assigned.
Ø You are expected to be on task and working on math when given work time in class.
Ø If you know in advance that you will be absent, you are to get your assignments ahead of time and have the work completed when you return.
Ø When you are absent, it is your responsibility to get class notes from a classmate or myself.
Ø Assignments will be on a 4-point scale and you will lose one point for each day it is late.
Ø Late work will not be accepted after each term.
Tests and Quizzes
Ø All tests and quizzes must be completed in pencil.
Ø Absolutely NO cell phones or electronics out during any quiz or test. If seen or heard, you will receive loss of credit for that assessment.
Ø If you are absent the day of a test or quiz, it must be made up within the same number of days that you were absent.
Ø Tests and quizzes that are announced in advance must be made up the day you return.
Ø Grading Criteria: Trimester grades will be based on a weighted point systems.
§ Tests and Quizzes 66.66%
§ Homework 33.33%
100% - 93% = A
92.99% - 90% = A-
89.99% - 87% = B+
86.99% - 83% = B
82.99% - 80% = B-
79.99% - 77% = C+
76.99% - 73% = C
72.99% - 70% = C-
69.99% - 67% = D+
66.99% - 63% = D
62.99% - 60% = D-
59.99% or less = F
***This syllabus is subject to change at the teacher’s discretion.***