Welcome 7th Graders! I am looking forward to a wonderful year of exploration and science fun!!

Required Class MaterialsTop of Page

  • žWorkbook: Reading and Note Taking Guide  
  • žHighlighter, Pencil, and Pen
  • ž1-1 ½  inch three-ringed Science Binder
  • ž8 ½ x 11” loose-leaf paper
  • žCavitt School Planner
  • *Student textbooks can be left at home. We have a class set. Students can also access the textbook online.

GradingTop of Page

žGrades will be determined from the following weighted categories:
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a. Activities (Labs/Projects/Classwork)
30%
b. Science Binder/Homework
10%
c. Assessments
60%

žPlease access Powerschool for grade updates.
žhttp://cavitt.eurekausd.org/

Extra CreditTop of Page

žExtra credit is available to those who take the initiative to correctly follow the criteria and procedures listed below:
  • Answer assessment questions that are found at the end of each Chapter section.
  • Each question must be typed and followed by an answer written as a complete sentence.
  • A proper paper heading must be included.
  • Chapter Notes: Handwritten “Cornell Style” notes for the chapter including all sections. Chapter notes may occasionally be used on Chapter Tests at the teacher’s discretion.
  • An alternate, relevant assignment may be completed for extra credit that relates to the Chapter topics, students must get approval from the teacher for any alternate assignments before receiving extra credit.
  • žA maximum of 10 points can be earned per Chapter.
  • žExtra credit points for a Chapter can only be earned up until the final test for the Chapter.

ResourcesTop of Page