Regents Earth ScienceGrading Policy
The Regents Course in Earth Science consists of 14 units or topics found in The Earth Science Core Curriculum published by New York State Education Department . There are 33 laboratory experiences required and a dedicated lab period for all students. Appropriate completion of laboratory reports will be required to sit for the Earth Science REGENTS EXAM in June.
Item Expected Frequency Value
Homework Daily 100 points
Regents Worksheets Biweekly 100 points
Lab Write-up Weekly 100 points
Notebook Biweekly 100 points
Quizzes Occasionally as needed 100 points
Tests Biweekly 100 points
Participation Every 5 weeks 100 pointsBonus points Points can be earned through correcting my spelling errors, exhibiting insight and sharp thoughts through exceptional questions or presenting world issues on current topics of Earth Science.Students also can earn 5 points on each laboratory and homework assignment they complete and show me at least one day before the due date.