Phone: 907-874-3393

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from the University of California at Santa Barbara

Mr. Matthew Kramer

Mr. Kramer has 25 years of teaching experience, kindergarten through adult.  When not in the classroom, Mr. Kramer enjoys fishing, reading, and baseball.

 

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    Schedule                                                                                                    

    1st period, 8:19 - 9:07 = 7th/8th Grade ELA                         

    2nd period, 9:13 - 10:01 = "Prep"                                              

    3rd period, 10:07 - 10:55 = 6th Grade ELA     

    Middle School Lunch 11:01 - 11:49          

    4th period, 11:55 - 12:43 =  7th/8th Grade ELA                                                                      

    5th period, 12:49 - 1:37 = Algebra                                          

    6th period, 1:43 - 2:31 = Digital Literacy

    7th period, 2:37 - 3:25 =  Post Secondary Preparation 

    Supply List

    5 -10 pens, one binder (approximately one inch), 7-8 dividers, one composition book,

    approximately 100 pages lined paper, highlighters, markers /colored pencils

    Expectations

    Students will do their best, have a good attitude, and treat each other kindly and respectfully.

    Students will dress appropriately and use appropriate language.

    Students will come to class prepared and on time.

    Students will turn off phones during class .

    Students will turn in work on time.

     Grades       A (excellent) = 90 - 100%      B (good) = 80 - 89%        C (satisfactory) = 70 - 79%              D (passing) = 60 - 69%

    Approximate weighting for English classes

    Writing = 25%    Tests = 20%       Classwork = 15%         Binder = 10%          Projects = 10%           

    Independent reading (homework) = 10%      Oral presentations = 5%         Particpation =5%

    Download the Critical Skills/Alaska State English Standards

    Download the Grading Matrix.

    Miscellaneous

    In English classes, students are expected to read 750 - 1,000 pages per quarter

    Classwork and homework should always be turned in on time.

    Late essays earn half credit.

    Following an excused absence, students have two days per missed day to make up the assignment or test

    Contact Information

    Phone number = 660-3393 ext. 310    Email = mkramer@wpsd.us

    A.P. Language and Composition 2019