Welcome to Biology	<br />Mr. Taylor<br />866-883-0522 ext 25312<br />1-253-304-2709 (personal number)<br />
Elluminate time<br />Tuesday 7:00 pm<br />Go over current week’s unit<br />Answer questions you have<br />Earn points towa...
Participation Points<br />Each week total of 16 points<br />6 points for replying to weekly letter and answering questions...
Textbook<br />We have an online textbook<br />The majority of reading material for the units is located in the textbook	<b...
This is a hyperlink to the book. Make sure this works!<br />Let’s go take a look at the book….<br />
What else is on that page?	<br />Lessons<br />Quizzes<br />Discussion Boards<br />Unit assignments (tests)<br />Let’s take...
Objectives: what the unit is about.<br />Lessons and quizzes and all of your graded assignments.<br />
               Discussion boards	<br />1 per unit<br />5 points<br />3% of total grade<br />
Quizzes	<br />1-3 each unit<br />Multiple choice	<br />10 points each<br />16% of total grade<br />If you have any concern...
Assignments	<br />1 for each unit<br />These are the unit tests<br />Most are multiple choice<br />100 points<br />70% of ...
Grading discussion boards<br />3 points for your original post<br />Must answer the question that was asked<br />2-3 sente...
Contacting me	<br />STUDENTS DO NOT USE MY INSIGHT EMAIL!!!<br />Angel mail<br />Insight phone (866-883-0522 ext 25312)<br...
Questions?<br />
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Welcome To Biology

  1. 1. Welcome to Biology <br />Mr. Taylor<br />866-883-0522 ext 25312<br />1-253-304-2709 (personal number)<br />
  2. 2. Elluminate time<br />Tuesday 7:00 pm<br />Go over current week’s unit<br />Answer questions you have<br />Earn points towards your participation grade!<br />
  3. 3. Participation Points<br />Each week total of 16 points<br />6 points for replying to weekly letter and answering questions<br />6 points for attending Elluminate or viewing recording<br />4 points for progress in class being at 80% or better<br /><ul><li>If you cannot attend Elluminate you may view the recording. You must send me an Angel email with the answers to the questions asked. </li></li></ul><li>Weekly letters <br />Angel mail each Monday<br />Reply counts toward “contact” with teacher<br />Reply Due THURSDAY of that week no exceptions!<br />What’s inside?<br />Unit outline<br />Questions for you to reply to in order to earn participation points (6) and meet contact requirement<br />Helpful hints for the week’s unit <br />Quiz/test ANSWERS<br />Quiz/test eliminations<br />Things to ignore in unit<br />
  4. 4. Textbook<br />We have an online textbook<br />The majority of reading material for the units is located in the textbook <br />If you have any issues with the textbook please call tech support, I cannot help you <br />Where is the book?<br />
  5. 5. This is a hyperlink to the book. Make sure this works!<br />Let’s go take a look at the book….<br />
  6. 6. What else is on that page? <br />Lessons<br />Quizzes<br />Discussion Boards<br />Unit assignments (tests)<br />Let’s take another look!<br />
  7. 7. Objectives: what the unit is about.<br />Lessons and quizzes and all of your graded assignments.<br />
  8. 8. Discussion boards <br />1 per unit<br />5 points<br />3% of total grade<br />
  9. 9. Quizzes <br />1-3 each unit<br />Multiple choice <br />10 points each<br />16% of total grade<br />If you have any concerns about how a question was scored please let me know. Some times the computer makes mistakes. But if you don’t tell me, I don’t know!<br />
  10. 10. Assignments <br />1 for each unit<br />These are the unit tests<br />Most are multiple choice<br />100 points<br />70% of total grade<br />If you have any concerns about how a question was scored please let me know. Some times the computer makes mistakes. But if you don’t tell me, I don’t know!<br />
  11. 11. Grading discussion boards<br />3 points for your original post<br />Must answer the question that was asked<br />2-3 sentences MINIMUM<br />Use spell checker, no texting lingo<br />Show original thoughts and ideas, be creative, show effort<br />2 points for peer reply<br />“I agree” = 0 points<br />From your reply I can tell the nature of the post you are replying to. <br />You reference the other persons specific thoughts<br />Example: I agree that astronauts should explore Mars. I think we need to know if there was life on Mars as well to better understand how life began on Earth.<br />
  12. 12. Contacting me <br />STUDENTS DO NOT USE MY INSIGHT EMAIL!!!<br />Angel mail<br />Insight phone (866-883-0522 ext 25312)<br />Personal phone (253) 304-2709<br />Text messaging<br />Voice mail<br />Office hours<br />
  13. 13. Questions?<br />
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