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 or spiral notebook (100 page college ruled); pen (black or blue); pencils (sharpener or extra lead); color pencils &/or highlighters; scissors; ruler; additional paper; folder/binder (for handouts & assignments) and glue sticks.

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.

Absent?
All notes and handout PDFs can be found attached to my calendar. Students must add the missing notes into their history notebooks.


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