Hello! My name is Daniel Diedrich. I was raised here in Mt. Sterling and went to middle and high school here! This is my fourth year teaching, third at McNabb! I have a Bachelors degree from Morehead State University and a Masters degree from Morehead State University. I am the assistant tennis coach and athletic director for the middle school. I love Math, Geometry in particular. I also enjoy hiking, fishing, hunting, riding horses, woodworking, gardening, camping, anything outdoors. I am also a huge bluegrass fan. I love Ale-8 and my favorite food is Hibachi. I look forward to getting to know every one of you!
"Example isn't another way to teach, it is the only way to teach." - Albert Einstein
I will be teaching 7th Grade Mathematics this year. Class begins August 11th. Office Hours: (11:12 AM - 12:42 PM)
8:30-9:27- 1st Period
9:29-10:23- 2nd Period
10:25-11:10- 3rd Period
12:44-1:38- 5th Period
1:40-2:34- 6th Period
2:36-3:30- 7th Period
All grades will be weighted as follows:
Formative assignments include tasks such as: homework, classwork, quizzes, interactive notebooks, etc.
Summative assessments include tasks such as: unit exams, major projects, developed writing pieces, etc.
Standards-Based Grading Scale:
Score Percentage Meaning
5 100% Student has mastered the standard to the highest level
4 80% Student has mostly mastered the standard, needs some practice for full mastery
3 60% Student has progressed in the standard, partially mastered, but still needs assistance
2 40% Student has mastered a small part of the standard, but needs more practice to master
1 20% Student has not mastered the standard & needs additional work/practice to master
0 0% Student did not complete the assessment and/or cheated on the assessment
59% and below: F
Make Up Work:
Make up work One day per day missed plus ONE ( ex. Student misses Monday, gets work Tuesday, Works on work Wednesday, turns in Thursday)