This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3.00, as of 2009-07-22.
Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3
This activity is really a lesson in disguise. Nominally it gives students information and examples about the teacher’s grading policy. It also requires them to learn about weighted averages and to think about student behavior as it pertains to grades. Most math courses could benefit from this exercise
Information - Grading Policy Percentage Lesson
This is just a worksheet. For the rest of the lesson I do a review of basic percentages, then go over the grading policy, and finally give this worksheet out for the end of class and the homework.