Jacqueline Karnezis

US History

Use the Calendar link (on the left) for specific information, assignments and handouts.

Use the Useful Links (on the left) for history chapter readings & the online textbook link.


Supplies
Composition book (100 page college ruled); pen (black or blue); glue sticks (lots!); pencil (sharpener or extra lead); color pencils &/or highlighters; scissors; ruler; additional paper; folder/binder (for handouts & assignments). Optional: Kleenex & hand sanitizer.

Classroom Expectations
1- Work hard & be nice to people
2- All students will turn in quiz corrections even if they only get one question wrong

Grading Policy

Assessments (tests, quizzes, etc.) 70% of the quarter grade
Practice (notebook checks, maps, readings, etc.) 30% of the quarter grade
Final Exams (taken in December & May) 20% of the semester grade


Textbook
RRPS does not have a history textbook. Please use the helpful links to find a general US history textbook. Students can also use their Google Classroom to find a copy of the material presented in class. All information highlighted in yellow should be in their history notebooks. This information can be paraphrased.

Helpful History Websites
Digital History - www.digitalhistory.uh.edu
The History Channel - www.history.com
History Net - www.historynet.com