Phone: 9108978121 EXT: 2217

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

BS English Education BA English English 9-12 Educator's License

Ms. Barker

Hello students and parents, 

 My name is Ms. Barker and I will be teaching English I this semester. This is my 2nd year of teaching. I have a Bachelor of Science in English Education and a Bachelor of Arts in English from East Carolina University. I am excited to be working with you all during this semester!

 

Syllabus

Class Overview: English I is a general introduction to English language arts, and the focus of this class will be on improving skills in reading, writing, speaking & listening, and language skills. There will be rigorous readings and discussions, multiple writing assignments of various length, and presentations. 

Assignments will consist of the following:

  • Learning Activities (25%)
    • Bellringers, Readings & Annotations, Discussion & Critical Thinking Questions
  • Independent Practice (35%)
    • Homework (Vocabulary, Preview/Review of Material, ACT Practice), Quizzes
  • Unit Assessments (40%) Tests, Papers

 Required Materials: Chromebook, loose leaf paper, notebook or composition book, pencils, highlighter.

 Classroom Rules:

  1. Be respectful to everyone in the class.
  2. Be on time and prepared for class.
  3. Participate.
  4. Always try your best. 

Absent Work: If you are absent, it is your responsibility to get the work that you missed. I will not remind you. You have 3 days after the day you return to make up any work that you missed unless we have previously discussed something different. 

Late Work: I take 10 points off your grade everyday that your work is late. 

Contact Info: hbarker@harnett.k12.nc.us, 9108978121 ext. 2318. 

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