The following decodes your grades

 

 The daily journal counts .2 each day and is noted JDate depending on the day.

 

[xxx] is the header for the grade

 

Return Introductory Questionnaire on time (1) [Quest]

 

If you got more than the allotted points it means you did an outstanding job. Fewer points meant you were late or did a poor job or both.

 

 

Total  is the total number of points you have at this point.

 

Date

Activity

Graded on in-class (amount)

Graded on written (amount)

Aug 14

2 minute Talk (Personal)

Participation (2) [2minTalk]

21

3 minute Talk (Astronomy)

Participation (2)

[3mintalk]

Topic Choice on time (.5) [3mintopic]

Picture on time (.5) [3minpic]

Aug 28

Pseudoscience discussion

Discussion (2) [PseudoS]

Sept 4

Gravity, General Relativity

Discussion and Response (2) [GGRBH]

 

Sept  11,18

Group presentations

Presentation (2)

[GTalk]

Written Summary and comment (1) [GSum]

Sept 28

 

Rough draft individual topic by email

 

Submission on time (2), [IPOnTime] Rough draft written (2) [IPDraft]

Oct 2

One Minute Talk &Critiques of individual topic

Presentation (1) [IPMin]

Written critique (2) [IPCrit]

Oct 9, 16, 23

Presentation of Individual topics

 

Presentation (2) [IPTalk]

Final draft (3) [IPFinal]

Written Summary (Two days, 1 point each day for 2 points) [IPCritSum]

Oct 30

Cosmology

 

Written Response (2)

Nov 6

Extraterrestrial Life

 

Written Response (2)

13

ET2

Participation (2)