Grade Sheet template ENGLISH 385: Major Authors

You can modify this template to keep track of your course grade.  Each time you turn in an assignment, write it down with possible points.  When your assignment is returned, write down the points/grade you received.  Leave or add rows for assignments.

You should also keep track of your attendance.
You can copy this into a Word doc--or design your own.  Or use pen and paper in your notebook.

Exam Grading Scale:  A 100-93; A- 92-90; B+ 89-87; B 86-83; B- 82-80; C+ 79-77; C 76-73; C-72-70; D+ 69-67; D 66-63; D- 62-60; F 59-0

Example of how to estimate grades.  Assume you ended up with the following grades for each category below.  Convert each grade into its decimal equivalent and multiply by the percentage weight for each category.

Assignments/Quizzes B+   3.3 x .25 = .825
Midterm Examination B-   2.7 x .40 = 1.08
Collaborative Presentation & Essay A-  3.7 x .35 = 1.295
Total = 3.2  B/B+ for course grade
  Assignment Name Possible Points/Grades (Total points as you add assignments) Your Points/Grades Attendance
Assignments/Quizzes (25%)
Points: 25
Reading Schedule Card  check/check minus/zero     
To figure your grade from points, add your points and divide by total possible points.  E.g., 78/90 = .87 B+ Quiz 1 10  
  In-class card: HPSS 5  
  Quiz 2 10
Midterm (40%) Midterm, Parts 1 and 2 Letter Grade  
Collaborative Presentation  & Essay (35%)   Letter Grade  
Competition  for the House Cup (Week Seven) Points    
Gryffindor 38    
Slytherin 44    
Traddlesforth 39    
Strongfield 41