Class Requirements

 

HENRY HUSON REGIONAL SCHOOL

 

CLASS: Middle School Seminar

 

E-MAIL:  gamadruto@henryhudsonreg.k12.nj.us

 

MISSION STATEMENT:  The mission of Henry Hudson Regional School is to offer a curriculum that fosters high academic achievement and prepares individuals to succeed in a changing technological society.

 

Students will be provided the opportunity through school and community partnership activities:

 

            ·  To develop self-esteem and character

 

            ·  To communicate effectively

 

            ·  To think critically to solve problems

 

            ·  To learn respect for cultural differences

 

            ·  To work cooperatively with others

 

 

COURSE PHILOSOPHY:  This course is designed to prepare students for success in their classes.

 

COURSE OBJECTIVES:  The objectives of this are to teach character education, financial literacy and research and study skills.

 

 

 

GRADE DETERMINATION:

This is a pass/fail class.  Students will be graded on their class participation, class work and their projects.  Students will be graded daily and grades will be entered in the gradebook weekly.

 

 

 

           

 

 

 

 

 

CLASSROOM REQUIREMENTS:

 

·  Students are to be prepared with pens/pencils.

 

·  Appropriate behavior is expected of all students.

 

·  Students are required to participate in class discussion.

 

  • Students are expected to take notes during class.

     

  • Backpacks are not permitted in class.

     

  • Students are expected to be punctual to class.Tardiness will not be accepted and will result in teacher detentions.

     

  • Student cell phone use is not permitted in class, unless permitted by the teacher.

     

  • While working in groups, students are expected to be working with their group members in a positive and respectful way.If a student cannot positively participate in the group activity, they will be removed from the group and will complete the remainder of the activity independently.

 

 

 

 

EXTRA HELP:  will be provided after school in room 102 on Thursdays.  The students must make arrangements in advance.