Syllabus for Geometry

2019-2020
Geometry Syllabus

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Topics covered include the language of geometry (points, lines, planes and angles), reasoning and proofs (paragraph, two column, flow, indirect, and coordinate), parallel and perpendicular lines, congruent triangles, applications of congruent triangles, quadrilaterals, similarity, right triangles and trigonometry, circles, polygons and area, surface area and volume, coordinate geometry, and transformations.

 

THE RULES

BE ON TIME

BE PREPARED

BE RESPECTFUL

BE RESPONSIBLE

THE POLICIES

60% MAJOR ASSIGNMENTS (EXAMS)

40% MINOR ASSIGNMENTS (DAILY CLASSWORK, HOMEWORK & QUIZZES)

*SEE DISTRICT GRADING POLICY*

TUTORING

 

TUESDAY & THURSDAY

4:15 – 4:45 PM

MATERIALS

PENCILS/PENS

GEOMETRY NOTEBOOK

GRAPH PAPER

COMPASS/PROTRACTOR

 

 

 

GRADES

NO LATE WORK FOR PRE-AP

3 DAYS MAX LATE WORK (-10) FOR CP

DAYS ABSENT = DAYS TO MAKE UP

IF YOU NEED HELP … ASK!

 

 

GOOGLE

NOTES AND HOMEWORKS WILL BE POSTED ON GOOGLE CLASSROOM.

NO EXCUSES

 

ATTENDANCE

5 ABSENCES = LOSS OF CREDIT

BE CAREFUL WITH TARDIES

*SEE DISTRICT EXEMPTION POLICY*

 

 

 

CELL PHONES

NO CELL PHONES IN CLASS OTHER THAN FOR INSTRUCTIONAL PURPOSES

DRESS
CODE

FOLLOW SCHOOL DRESS CODE AT ALL TIMES