My name is Jennifer Willis. I am excited to be your teacher. We will discover and learn about many fascinating ancient civilizations. I have been teaching for 24 years, and all but two year have been 6th grade. This is a big transition year, and it is my favorite to teach! I love encouraging, watching and helping students navigate through this new and somtimes challenging adventure. Welcome to 6th grade! Excited to learn with you I am!
LATE WORK POLICY
All work is expected to be turned in complete and on time. Semester 1 late assignments receive 90% credit, Semester 2 late assignments receive 80% credit.
ABSENT WORK POLICY
School policy allows two days for every one day of absence to make up missed assignments (including weekend days). If the due date falls on a weekend, the assignment is due the next school day. If a student is present for assigned work, but absent on the due date, the assigned work is due the day the student returns.
REDO WORK POLICY
All work in the Daily Work and Lab Work categories may be redone for up to a grade of 90%. Test and quiz grades are final and may not be retaken except under special circumstances.