Teacher: Joy Griffin

Joy Griffin

Email and Phone Number:

jgriffin@parishhill.org; 860-455-9584, 4126

Courses Taught:

Pre-Algebra-7th Grade, 7th Grade Math, Essentials of Algebra 1, and Financial Algebra

Textbooks Used:

For Pre-Algebra-7th Grade:  McDougal Littell Pre-Algebra

For Seventh Grade Math:  McDougal Littell MATH Course 2

For Essentials of Algebra 1:  Holt McDougal Algebra 1

For Financial Algebra:    Financial Algebra.

Grading Policy:

For Pre-Algebra-7th Grade, Essentials of Algebra 1 and Financial Algebra-  The below numbers indicate the percentage that will be assigned to each category:

Homework – 20%, Quizzes/Notebook – 20%, Tests – 35%,Projects- 15% and Class Participation/Class Preparation – 10%.

For 7th Grade Math -The below numbers indicate the percentage that will be assigned to each category:

Homework – 12.5%, Notebook – 12.5%, Quizzes – 20%, Tests – 30%, Projects – 15%, and Class Participation /Class preparation- 10%.

Office Hours:

Hours:  7:40 am – 2:55 pm.  After school Tuesday – Thursday upon request.

Resources and Links:

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