Phone: 9108978121 EXT: 2217
Degrees and Certifications:
BS English Education BA English English 9-12 Educator's License
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!
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.
- Be respectful to everyone in the class.
- Be on time and prepared for class.
- 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: firstname.lastname@example.org, 9108978121 ext. 2318.