United States History II
United States History II is a required course for all students. This course will include the study of the United States and New Jersey in the Twentieth Century. Economic, political and social forces, which have shaped world, national and state events, will be studied. Multi-ethnic groups and individuals and their impact on world events will be highlighted. US II goes from World War I to present day.
Tests and quizzes: There will be 7-9 quizzes and 2-3 tests each marking period. Periodically there will be projects that will count as a test, as well as written assignments. There will be at least 1 five page paper counting as 5 test grades.
All tests will be announced. (35%) Quizzes (25%)Homework is given on some days and when class work is not finished. When there is no written homework students should go over the material we have been covering. I do not accept homework late unless serious circumstances arise. Homework (15%)
Classwork/Class Participation Grade (25%) (Weekly Grade)
Did the student come prepared to class with book, notebook, and writing utensil?
Did the student come on time for class?
Did the student complete the work for the week?Student Participation in Discussions.PhoneUsage
1. Respect each other
2. Be on time/ Prepared
3. No Cell Phones
Extra help is available for any student who wants to avail him/herself to it. I am available before and after school.
Parents or students may contact me at email@example.com or call the school.