Mic Check Pick a question to answer on the mic What is your favorite restaurant to eat at and why? What is a topic you hope to see covered in AP enviro. science? What’s the best thing you did all summer? Do you do any impressions of famous people? Do share!
Things to do Read your hard copy textbooks Read the online Angel content Attend Elluminate weekly Call, email, & IM when you need me! Chapter Tests Multiple choice, some short answer Chapter Labs Virtual labs, calculations, data collection and analyzing Discussion boards Chapter & NOAA One original post (50-150 words) discussing the prompt Minimum two replies to classmates Weekly tasks Unit tasks
Redo policy If you get less than a 60% grade on an assignment you may ask for a copy of my booster document. The same applies if you get a low score on a test but would require a meeting first. Discussion posts can always be edited.
Academic honesty Your work should be written by you. Plagiarism is when you copy without giving credit to the original author. Citing sources at the end of a paper is not the same as giving credit. Let’s look at a site together: http://science.widener.edu/svb/essay/plagiar.html
On average you’ll spend 6-10 hours on this course every week
Good times! No scheduled lessons I will post Powerpoints and instructionals You’re expected to attend E-Live weekly to check in Links will be posted under “Course Resources” on the class homepage. Monday 9:00-12:00 Tuesday 1:00-4:00 Wednesday 9:00-11:00 Friday 8:00-10:00 & 3:00-6:00 Live elluminate lessons Open office hours (e-live)
Scavenger hunt There are 10 questions to answer. You will have to search through Angel and remember a few things from our presentation today. Share the work, ask questions, use the mics. We’ll take about 5-10 minutes to work on this activity.