Presentation on theme: "Please take out a sheet of paper and answer the following question in complete sentences: What kind of life do you expect to lead as an adult? REALISTLICALLY…describe."— Presentation transcript:
Please take out a sheet of paper and answer the following question in complete sentences: What kind of life do you expect to lead as an adult? REALISTLICALLY…describe the car, house, job, lifestyle that you plan on having Now, jot down a few thoughts on how you plan to obtain these goals (college, job, etc.) Note: You do not need the computers today, so please do not login or turn the computers on. Thank you!
Seating Chart Please listen for your name and go to your assigned seat Take all your belongings with you
Fun! Fun! Fun! I will pass around M&M’s You may take as many as you like, but DO NOT eat them yet Please wait for you next instructions RED=What is your favorite food to get for lunch in the P-south cafeteria? ORANGE=What is a favorite vacation/trip that you have been on? GREEN=What is one thing that you have saved money to buy for and bought yourself? BLUE=If you could have one superpower, what would it be and why? YELLOW=What is one activity that you are involved in, or one thing that you like to do in your free time? BROWN=What is your dream job?
Who am I? Mrs. Meyer Former PNH student; Graduated in 1990 Have my Bachelors degree in Marketing Education and my Masters degree in Marketing Worked in the business world in Sales Teach, Marketing I & II, & Personal Finance DECA Advisor 15 th Year teaching at Parkway South and I LOVE it!
Syllabus Instructor: Mrs. XantheMeyer Phone: Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing Course Credit: One Semester, 1/2 Credit Classroom Norms Be respectful Be punctual Be prepared Participate and contribute Maintain a positive attitude
Syllabus (cont.) Course Description Attendance/Makeup Work Class Participation Tardies Grades Grading Scale (and weighting) In Class and Homework Assignments Quizzes/Exams Extra Credit Exceptions Notebook Classroom Conduct Expectations Final Exam Tentative Outlook Schedule State Competencies
Review Journal Entry What kind of life do you expect to lead as an adult? REALISTLICALLY…describe the car, house, job, lifestyle that you plan on having Now, jot down a few thoughts on how you plan to obtain these goals (college, job, etc.)
Anonymous Activity Please take a handout and fill out silently Use only blue or black pen Answer truthfully, no one will no which one you filled out Bring to “To Grade” Folder when complete Listen for instructions…
Article: “College and Credit Cards? No Help Yet” by Jim Gallagher St. Louis Post Dispatch Sunday, August 16 th, 2009
Homework Get a classroom notebook- 3 ring binder with 2 tabs Worth 15 points Syllabus signed by Parents Worth 15 points