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    Grade Calculation         


     90-100%       A

    80-89%         B

    70-79%         C

    60-69%         D

    0-59%           F

     Grade Calculation & Weighting


    Assignment Category




    Percentage of grade

    Unit Assessments

    This category contains the teacher created unit assessments that are given at the midpoint of each individual unit.


    Reading Comprehension Activities

    This category includes the reading comprehension assignments that accompany the reading of a text and skill-lesson comprehension questions that support the given text.


    Writing Composition Activities

    This category includes the short constructed responses that accompany of a given text as well as the extended writing projects (essays) that accompany each unit.



    Teacher Created Support Activities

    This category is built with grammar skills, vocabulary, core novel activities, and any other "support" learning that assists in meeting literacy goals.


    Benchmark Writing & Semester Final


    This in-class writing piece and semester final are district created and common among all TVUSD middle schools.



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