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Welcome to My Class!!

  1. 1. Mrs. Erin Fortenberry<br />Advanced Biology, Anatomy & Physiology, and Chemistry<br />
  2. 2. Education<br />
  3. 3. Tylertown High School<br />Go Chiefs!!!<br />
  4. 4. Southwest Community College<br />Associate Arts Degree in Pre-Medicine<br />Go Bears!!!<br />
  5. 5. University of Southern Mississippi<br />Bachelor’s Degree in Biology/Pre-Medicine<br />Go Eagles!!!<br />
  6. 6. William Carey University<br />Masters Degree in Secondary Education<br />Go Crusaders!!<br />
  7. 7. Work Experience…<br />
  8. 8. Southwest Mississippi Community College, 1 year in Chemistry Department<br />University of Southern Mississippi, 2 years in the Chemistry Department<br />Sumrall Attendance Center, 2 years<br />Lawrence County High School, 1 year<br />North Pike High School, 6th year<br />
  9. 9. Here at North Pike…<br />Teach Chemistry, Advanced Biology, and Anatomy & Physiology<br />Science Department Chair<br />Coach the Science Olympiad Team<br />Sponsor “The Geek Squad”<br />
  10. 10. A few of my favorite things…<br />
  11. 11. Family…<br />Husband<br />Ron Fortenberry, Assistant Principal at MHS<br />Married 9 years on August 4th<br />Children<br />Jackson, 7 years old and 2nd Grade at NPE<br />Anna Claire, “Ace,” 2 years old<br />
  12. 12. Jackson…<br />
  13. 13. Anna Claire…<br />
  14. 14.
  15. 15. Hobbies<br />Traveling<br />Photography<br />Reading<br />Delta Kappa Gamma<br />Cub Scouts – Den Leader for Wolf Den<br />Technology!!!!<br />
  16. 16. This is the most important piece of paper that you will receive…..<br />DON’T LOSE IT!!!<br />The Syllabus!!!<br />
  17. 17. Classroom Rules<br />Be on time!!!<br />Bring your materials to class!<br />Raise your hand if you have a comment or question!<br />Keep your lab table/sink clean!<br />Don’t turn on the water/gas unless told to.<br />Pick up after yourself!!<br />
  18. 18. Don’t touch anything on my desk without my permission!!!<br />
  19. 19. Consequences<br />First time<br />Verbal warning <br />Second time<br />Break detention<br />Third time<br />Discipline referral and phone call home<br />Fourth time<br />Office referral and parent-teacher-principal conference<br />Severe misbehavior<br />Sent immediately to the office<br />Lab misbehavior<br />Sent immediately to the office<br />Loss of lab privileges<br />Possible zero for the lab<br />
  20. 20. Classroom Procedures<br />
  21. 21. Bellwork and Agenda<br />When you enter the classroom, go to your seat and copy your daily assignment and agenda for the day.<br />
  22. 22. Absences<br />Check the “Handouts” basket for missed worksheets, etc.<br />Check the “Graded Work” basket for papers given back.<br />Ask a friend for any belloworks/agendas missed.<br />See the teacher (AFTER CLASS) only if:<br />You need to make up a test.<br />There are no more handouts.<br />You are confused!!!!<br />
  23. 23. You are responsible for missed work!!<br />I will not hunt you down to make up assignments!!<br />I will give the amount of time designated by the student handbook to make up work!!<br />Unexcused ABSENCES or TARDIES do NOT get to make up work!!!<br />
  24. 24. The BELL<br />If the noise level gets too loud or I have an announcement, I will “ding” the bell on my desk.<br />
  25. 25. Bad Weather/Fire<br />Procedures are located on the back of the door.<br />
  26. 26. Dismissal<br />THE TEACHER DISMISSES YOU….<br /> NOT THE BELL!!<br />Sit quietly in your desk until I tell you that you may leave.<br />
  27. 27. Grading Assignments<br />Daily work <br />Classwork<br />Homework<br />Quizzes<br />Mini-labs<br />Labs<br />Tests<br />Projects<br />Extra Credit<br />
  28. 28. 9 Weeks Grading Scale<br />Tests/Major Labs 30%<br />Classwork 15%<br />Homework 15%<br />Quizzes/Mini-labs 15%<br />Exam 25%<br />Total 100%<br />
  29. 29. Curriculum<br />Mississippi Department of Education<br />
  30. 30. Websites<br />http://new.schoolnotes.com/efortenberry<br />and<br />www.npscience.webs.com<br />
  31. 31. Subscribe to Class Podcasts<br />http://jaguarsciteacher.podbean.com<br />
  32. 32. Open Door Policy<br />Come and see me if you are falling behind…don’t wait until last minute!! I am available before school and at break. I will be happy to help you out!<br /> E-mail:JaguarSciTeacher@gmail.com<br />Planning Period: 3rd Block<br />
  33. 33. Costa Rica!!!<br />
  34. 34. Wanna go?<br />If you’d like to go to Costa Rica in June, see me at break, and I will be GLAD to give you information about the upcoming trip!!!<br />