Mrs. Weaver - 6th grade Social Studies

Mrs. W. Weaver  

6th grade Social Studies

 
Contact Information for Mrs. Weaver
336-731-2331
Planning Time: 1:35 pm - 3:00 pm
 

 

6th grade social studies

Units of Study


  • World Geography
  • Rise of Civilizations
  • Mesopotamia
  • Egypt and Kush
  • Ancient India
  • Ancient China
  • Classical Greece
  • Rome
  • Medieval Europe
  • Feudal Japan
  • African Kingdoms
  • Early Americans

Supplies

3-ring binder, notebook paper, pencils


Grading Policy

Grading Scale:  A (90-100), B (80-89), C (70-79), D (60-69), F (0-59)


End-of-quarter grades are calculated based on the following:

MAJOR (tests, projects, presentation, papers, etc.) 40%

MINOR (quizzes, group activities, class activities) 35%

CLASSWORK/HOMEWORK 25%


Homework

Any classwork not completed in class will be homework.  Adequate time is given in class for students to finish their work.  If a student has a lot of social studies homework, he/she is probably not using class time wisely.  Points are deducted for late work.


Stay Informed

  • Link Google Calendar for class announcements.  
  • Check Parent Portal at least once a week.
  • Sign up for the team Remind to receive texts and emails.
  • Check school website for school announcements.

Other important information about the class:

  • Classes will begin daily with a bellringer.  Students must begin work upon entering the room.
  • Come to class with the necessary materials daily.
  • Students may bring a clear water bottle.  Water only. No gum or candy.
  • Assignments need to be neat and orderly when given to the teacher.  Student work must be labeled with student’s FIRST and LAST name. Points deducted if not labeled correctly.
  • Points deducted for late work.
  • Follow the class and school rules.

Contact Information

Email wendyweaver@davidson.k12.nc.us School Phone 336-731-2331

 

 

 

 

 
NC Licensure:
  • Middle Social Studies (6-8)
  • Secondary Social Studies (9-12)
  • Middle Language Arts (6-8)
  • AIG (K-12)
  • Principal (K-12)
 
Education:
  • Gardner-Webb University (M.A.) 2004
  • University of North Carolina Pembroke (B.S.) 1995
  • North Davidson High School 1991
 
Certifications:
  • GWU
  • UNCP
  • High Point University
Recognitions:
  • Completion  Woman's Studies in Modern Historical Era program (UNC-CH)
  • Completion of Justice Institute - North Carolina Bar Association for Middle School Mock Trial Leadership