Class Basics Quizzes Labs Classwork/Notebook Projects Tests Extra Credit
Close Reading Literacy component of common core Cite textual evidence Reading strategies for extracting the most from text
The Class Website Check my website frequently It will keep you updated on homework, assignments, upcoming tests, required materials, class policies, grading scale, and other important events
How to Access the Website Go to www.svusd.org www.svusd.org Staff webpages Type in “Kozick” in the search bar Or … Family Portal
Cornell Notes What are the six steps of the Cornell system? 1.Record notes in the main column (right side of paper). 2.Within 8 hours, read over notes to fill in gaps and to make notes more legible. 3.Identify main ideas and write your questions in the left-hand column. 4.Cover the main column; use your recall cues to recite the information recorded in your notes, and then verify. 5.Write a summary at the bottom of the page. 6.Review your notes regularly. Short, fast, frequent reviews produce better understanding and recall.
SYLLABUS FALL SEMESTER, BIOLOGY DEPARTMENT 1.SCIENTIFIC METHOD 2.ECOLOGY 3.BIOCHEMISTRY 4.CELLS 5.PHOTOSYNTHESIS 6.CELLULAR RESPIRATION 7.CELLULAR DIVISION
SYLLABUS 1.DNA, RNA, PROTEIN SYNTHESIS 2.GENETICS 3.HUMAN GENOME 4.GENETIC ENGINEERING: BIOTECHNOLOGY 5.BACTERIA, VIRUSES 6.IMMUNE SYSTEM, DISEASES 7.NERVOUS SYSTEM SPRING SEMESTER,
How to Ensure Student Success Ask them about what they’re learning Quiz your student Encourage them to review their notes, use review apps or programs (quizlet), flashcards, etc Check for homework and missed assignments Email whenever you have questions or concerns
Grades Grades will be posted online about every 2 weeks. This is a great way to track your student’s progress. Check online regularly Yes, I accept late work within the unit timeframe.
I appreciate support from parents! Feel free to visit anytime. Donations of school supplies are never turned down Questions?