• 2019-2020

    Northwest Middle School

    Mrs. Cooke 7th Grade Science - Seahawks Team

    5501 Murray Road Winston-Salem, NC 27106

    Phone: 336- 703-4161

    School Mission:  Northwest Falcons are a strong and diverse family building future-ready leaders and scholars!

     

    Mrs. Cooke room 316 office hours: Monday’s – Wednesday’s 10:00 to 11:00     Email: recooke@wsfcs.k12.nc.us

     

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    What will you learn?

    1st quarter:  We will study the structures and functions of living things including cells and the human body.

    2nd quarter:  We will study genetics including cellular reproduction and patterns of inheritance.

    3rd quarter:  We will study forces/motion and energy transfer and conservation,

    4th quarter:  We will study the Earth’s atmosphere/water and weather and climate.

    Class Expectations

    I expect you to always be ready to learn, listen, and participate.  You will need a pencil and your binder with notebook paper each day.  If you are absent it is your responsibility to locate and complete missing assignments and notes.  Students are expected to review their daily notes/assignments nightly along with any other incomplete or homework assignment.  Quizzes will be on Fridays.   Late work will not be accepted after 3 school days after due date.  Each day an assignment is late your grade will drop one letter grade plus any incorrect answers.

     

    Supplies for my Class

    1.5”- three ringed binder with loose leaf paper (college ruled)

    Number 2 pencils

    *Personal set of ear buds to be kept in class

    Colored pencils

    Glue sticks

    Dry erase marker

    Pack of highlighters

    Wish list:  Kleenex and hand sanitizer, pack of index cards

     

    Rules and Consequences

    I will always treat you with respect and kindness and also I expect students to maintain self control and respect at all times.  I will review procedures in class.

    1st offense = verbal reminder

    2nd offense = teacher conference and silent lunch/time out and parent contact)

    3rd offense = parent contact: either a phone call or meeting and discipline referral that will result in administrative action

     

    Grading Policy

    Classroom warm ups and activities   = 25%

    In class assignments and quizzes     = 25%

    Homework Participation                   = 25%

    Unit Test                                         = 25%

    Grading Scale:        A =  90-100

                                 B  = 80-89

                                 C  = 70-79

                                 D  = 60-69

                                 F  =  Below 59

     

    Daily Schedule

    7:00-7:25    Homeroom

    7:25-7:40    Digital Citizenship

    7:40-8:40    1st Period

    8:42-9:42    2nd Period

    9:44-10:26  Encore 1

    10:28-11:15  Encore 2

    11:17-12:58   3rd Period

    Lunch Cooke/Ferner: 12:25-12:45

    1:00-2:00    4th Period

Last Modified on August 23, 2019