Grading Category Weights
Assessments: 70% Vocab: 10% Reading Goal: 5% Classwork/Homework: 10% Class Participation: 10%
All assignments use the following scale:
100 Exemplary I am an expert in this skill and my work could be used as an example for others.
90 Strong I have shown that I can perform this skill above grade-level average.
85 Proficient I have shown that I have mastered this skill by demonstrating a consistent understanding and ability.
75 Developing I have some understanding of this concept, but I’m not yet demonstrating mastery and consistency.
65 Emerging I am still struggling to understand this concept and I need some additional support and examples.
60 Beginning I am not sure what I am supposed to understand or do and I need help from my teacher.
49 Incomplete I chose not to complete the assignment.
Students in my class are graded and assessed based on the Common Core State Standards. Please click on the PDF document below for more information about standards-based grading practices. If you have any questions after reading this document, feel free to e-mail me. Thank you!