Presentation on theme: "Welcome to Mathematics SL. Goal My goal is to prepare you for a rigorous examination on May 8 th. This examination is the culmination of all of your years."— Presentation transcript:
Welcome to Mathematics SL
Goal My goal is to prepare you for a rigorous examination on May 8 th. This examination is the culmination of all of your years of studying mathematics. Success on the exam is the capstone of your pre-college mathematics career.
General Information Mr. Siegel Home Phone (call before 9:30 PM) Textbook: Mathematics SL by Smythe
Required Materials Graphing Calculator Three Ring Binder with Divider Tabs Pen or Pencil and Eraser and Ruler Lined Paper Graph Paper Book
Class Rules Be in your seat and working when the bell rings. Bring all books and materials to class. No personal grooming during class time. No gum or eating in class. Follow directions the first time that they are given. Be nice. No Cell Phones
Procedures Entering Class on Time Entering Tardy Heading Papers…
Heading Papers Top Right Hand Corner of Paper: Student number (assigned by me) Student number (assigned by me) Date assigned Date assigned Date due Date due assignment assignment
Procedures (continued) RestroomAnnouncementsAbsences Late work
Conduct Sarasota Harassment Policy Honor Violations Use only business-appropriate language and conversation.
Calendar (continued) Our goal is to finish all of the sections before spring break. After spring break, we’ll review, review, review and practice, practice, practice. IB Math Mock: Saturday April 21, 2007 IB Exam: Tuesday May 8, 2007.
Getting Help Ask question in class. Ask questions by phone. Work together. Renaissance Tutoring Monday-Thursday, 2:30 – 3:30, in this room. Monday-Thursday, 2:30 – 3:30, in this room. Professional Tutoring Communicate, communicate, communicate
Let’s Have a Great Year! Work very hard Don’t get discouraged Don’t take anything too seriously Have fun