Your teacher has a record of your course work and is able to determine how well you are doing in class at any time by looking at this information. As a student, shouldn’t you be keeping the same kind of record?
Print out this grade page and keep it in your folder or notebook, or keep it saved in an accessible place on your computer. Every time you receive back an assignment, quiz or test, enter your grade into this grade sheet. Hopefully the log will keep you on top of your course work and encourage you do keep your grades up.
To those teachers who are reading — think of how many fewer students will be asking “How am I doing?” if they’re all keeping their own grade sheet.
Whichever version you choose, make sure it will always be with you or easily accessible. If you forget about your grade sheet and stop filling it out, it won’t do you any good.
Here’s what the document looks like: