AP Orientation. AP Geography Ms. Kovacs. Contacts. Lauren.Kovacs@jefferson.kyschools.us 502-482-8251 3 rd period planning. What is the AP? What can I expect?. Questions to ask yourself. 1. Have I had an AP class before?. 1. Have I had an AP class before?. No, you haven’t
What is the AP?What can I expect?
Questions to ask yourself.
This is the score students receive on the AP exam they will take on May 13, 2014.
This will be a 1, 2, 3, 4, or a 5
5 – extremely well qualified
4 – well qualified
3 – qualified
2 - possibly qualified
1 – no recommendation
Expect homework every week night and some on the weekends.
Homework consists of reading and taking notes from the textbook, watching supplemental video clips or online assignments and some writing.
The multiple choice section is machine scored.
The essays are scored in early June by high school AP Human Geography teachers and college professors of Human Geography.
They assemble for approximately one week in Cincinnati, Ohio to read and score the FRQ's (Free Response Questions).
The final exam scores are posted online in early July.
While we try our best to assure that every student earns a 3 or higher, not every student does.
Remember that you have still gained some valuable skills and experience that will help you throughout high school.
Many students go on to take other AP courses, earn the weighted points and often go on to pass future exams.