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Homeschool Transcript - What grading scale should I use for my homeschool?

Homeschool Transcript - What grading scale should I use for my homeschool?
>>>>Melissa wanted to know what grading scale I used, because she had seena wide variety of scales used in books and other schools.<<<<Melissa,I used this grading scale:90-100=A80-89=B70-79=C60-69=DI chose it because I wanted my kids to work for mastery, but not necessarily perfection. If they demonstrated mastery, with 90% or more, then I gave them an A and a 4.0.I also chose that scale because it made the math on the transcript easier.I don't think it matter...
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Homeschool Transcript - How to Give Homeschool Grades

Homeschool Transcript - How to Give Homeschool Grades
Sometimes it is hard to figure out how to give homeschool grades if you don't always give tests. This article suggests an approach.read more | digg story
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Homeschool Grading in the News!

Homeschool Grading in the News!
The Harvard Crimson In a Class of Their Own How did this homeschooler get into Harvard? He explains in this article. "My mom wrote out exhaustive transcripts for us. Every class we took and what the class consisted of. It wouldn't just say 'English.' It was what texts we used and how the grade was determined." The Washington Post Giving Proper Credit To Home-Schooled "Home-school networks also have proliferated, offering group classes, organized sports, debate clubs...
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Homeschool Transcript - Strap on Your Auxiliary Brain!

Homeschool Transcript - Strap on Your Auxiliary Brain!
My son Kevin is a chess genius. When he was in high school, he was ranked second in state even though he never had a chess coach like the other kids. Instead of a coach, my husband purchased a high-powered chess program for his Palm Pilot, and he would play Kevin while using the chess program. We used to tease my husband that he was "strapping on his auxiliary brain" when he played with the chess...
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Homeschool Transcript Tip

Homeschool Transcript Tip
This is the time of year when parents put the finishing touches on their transcripts. Remember that colleges need to see a "Graduation Date" on your transcript. You also need to update their final grades and GPA. If the student has been admitted to college, you need to mail the final transcript after graduation.
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