Welcome to AP Computer Science

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Welcome to AP Computer Science"

Transcription

1 Welcome to AP Computer Science Congratulations on your choice of AP Computer Science for the academic year. In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of computer programming using the Java programming language and by doing well on the AP exam you may earn college credit. This course will prepare you for further study in computer programming, and is the first step in preparing for a career in software engineering or information technology (IT). The skills you learn will also be useful in other technical fields, such as science, mathematics, business, and engineering. You do not need to have prior programming experience, but you must be comfortable with computers and have successfully completed Algebra 1. Learning a computer programming language is much like learning any language in that you must learn proper spelling, syntax, and structure. You will be learning the Java language, one of the most popular languages in the world, and you will be programming using object-oriented design methodology. The summer assignment you have received on June 18 th during the AP assembly is designed to introduce you to the general computer/programming vocabulary and to brush up your logical thinking skills. The AP Computer Science summer assignment is a large undertaking and I want to stress the importance of completing the entire assignment. We are going to start the school year off running which is why you been assigned chapter 1 from our textbook (among other things) during the summer. All assignments are due on the first day of school with no exceptions. Many assignments will be submitted electronically through our classroom website. I will be available all summer via if you need assistance with anything. It is never too early to start the summer assignment; you can find me in room 430 until June 27 th. Supplies needed for AP Computer Science: 1. 2 inch binder with tabs 2. loose leaf paper 3. 2 packs of spiral bound index cards 4. flash drive (minimum 2 GB) can also be used for other classes Mathematically Yours, Ms. Gomes

2 STUDENT / PARENT COMMITMENT AND UNDERSTANDING STATEMENT I understand and affirm that I have registered for and am committed to completing my Advanced Placement Computer Science class. I am responsible for any and all summer reading, projects, and homework. I understand that these assignments are due the first day of school with no exceptions. I am aware that if I do not complete the any part of the summer assignment then my commitment to this course will be questioned. I realize that Advance Placement classes are college level courses and are very rigorous. I recognize that by taking this class, I have committed myself to taking the AP Computer Science Exam in May of I have also considered the total workload attached to all my classes for next school year in light for my other commitments and activities. Circle Grade in fall: Student Name (please print) Parent/Guardian Name (please print) Student Signature Date Parent/Guardian Signature Date

3 Part 1: Return the Commitment /Understanding Statement to Ms. Gomes by June 26th (10 points) Do this as soon as possible. A parent or guardian must read and sign the form as well. Part 2: Register on (10 points) Do this as soon as possible. You may miss important messages over the summer that relate to our class. This website will be our primary source for communication/file sharing throughout the school year. Sign up as a student and use the Group Code: k p s to register with our class. Please note that the teacher name for our class is Ms. Faulkner(Gomes), as my last name will be changing for next school year. Once you register and join our class I will send you a confirmation . If you do not receive an from me within the week of registering, then you did not correctly register. All students who do not register by July 10 th will receive a phone call home reminding them to register and complete the summer assignment. Part 3: Logic Puzzles (50 points) Attached to this packet are 12 logic puzzles ranging in difficulty. These puzzles will help further develop your logical thinking. I have found that many students struggle with advanced logical thinking strategies which are critical when constructing computer programs. These 12 puzzles can be completed at your own pace this summer. Some puzzles will be quick and enjoyable whereas others will be long, frustrating, and mind boggling much like the assignments and topics we will cover over the year. Bring the completed puzzles to class on the first day (to be collected) I have included the introduction/directions page that explains how to solve a logic puzzle. There are also videos on YouTube that would assist you. WARNING: As your start to solve these puzzles, family members and friends may become interested in what you are doing. They might even want to solve them too! As I whole heartedly encourage loved-ones participation, please remember that YOU are the one who needs to be thinking logically all summer to prepare for our class. Additional copies of the puzzles will be on Part 4: Chapter 1 from textbook photocopy is provided (80 points) We will spend the first week of school going over topics from the first chapter at an accelerated pace. You have been assigned the first half of the chapter during the summer. It is important that you have a general understanding of the concepts from chapter 1 before school starts. All assignments can be found in detail on Read and take notes on both reading packets. (collected on 9/5) 3 online Quizzes based on the readings (electronic submission) 5 instructional videos that accompany the chapter (electronic submission) Concept Map Project (collected on 9/5) Online submission assignments (quizzes and videos) will be made available until Wednesday September 4 th.

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

Welcome! 8 th Grade Honors Algebra Informational Meeting

Welcome! 8 th Grade Honors Algebra Informational Meeting Welcome! 8 th Grade Honors Algebra Informational Meeting Agenda Why Honors Algebra In Middle School? Placement Process Specifics of the Class Student Responsibilities Parent Responsibilities Math Program

More information

Algebra 1 Mr. LaCaille

Algebra 1 Mr. LaCaille Course Objectives: All high school students must pass Algebra 1 in order to graduate from high school. The Algebra 1 curriculum is the standard on which the California High School Exit Exam is based. Algebra

More information

Welcome to Mrs. Henisa s Prep for College Algebra Class 2014-2015

Welcome to Mrs. Henisa s Prep for College Algebra Class 2014-2015 Welcome to Mrs. Henisa s Prep for College Algebra Class 2014-2015 Please take this packet home to your parents/guardians to read through and return the parent/student Information Page by Friday, August

More information

Step Into Your Future: Preparing for College

Step Into Your Future: Preparing for College Step Into Your Future: Preparing for College Preparing for College STEP 1: Prepare Yourself Academically STEP 2: Become a Well-Rounded Student STEP 3: Impress for Success STEP 4: Set Smart Goals STEP 5:

More information

B.M.C. Durfee High School Honors Precalculus Course Syllabus 2012-2013

B.M.C. Durfee High School Honors Precalculus Course Syllabus 2012-2013 Course: Precalculus (10301) Credits: 1 Instructor: Mrs. Brogan-Price Room #: 334 e-mail: jbrogan@fallriverschools.org Web Page: http://fallriverschools.org/jbrogan-price.cfm School Phone Number: 508-675-8100

More information

What ninth grade classes will help me reach my long-term educational and career goals? MATERIALS

What ninth grade classes will help me reach my long-term educational and career goals? MATERIALS 3 SETTING GOALS High School Choices The BIG Idea What ninth grade classes will help me reach my long-term educational and career goals? AGENDA Approx. 45 minutes I. Warm Up (5 minutes) II. Planning for

More information

All Classes: A USB Flash Drive (You can purchase one Flash Drive and use it for all of your classes.)

All Classes: A USB Flash Drive (You can purchase one Flash Drive and use it for all of your classes.) All Classes: A USB Flash Drive (You can purchase one Flash Drive and use it for all of your classes.) Access Hour All Teachers 1 box tissues 1 bottle hand sanitizer 1 container Bleach wipes Andreaccio

More information

If you do not already have an account, then make one. Use the code qpdesc to add my class.

If you do not already have an account, then make one. Use the code qpdesc to add my class. WELCOME TO AP PSYCHOLOGY!!! MR. ACKER 2014-2015 BILL_ACKER@CHINO.K12.CA.US BEFORE YOU DO ANYTHING ELSE, YOU MUST DO THE FOLLOWING 2 THINGS YOU HAVE 2 WEEKS TO DO BOTH OR YOU WILL BE LOCKED OUT. FIRST,

More information

GRACE Christian School Advanced Placement (AP) Program Expectations and Commitment Form 2015 2016 School Year

GRACE Christian School Advanced Placement (AP) Program Expectations and Commitment Form 2015 2016 School Year GRACE Christian School Advanced Placement (AP) Program Expectations and Commitment Form 2015 2016 School Year AP Overview AP courses are offered to students committed to rigorous academic work. All students

More information

MATH 110: College Algebra

MATH 110: College Algebra MATH 110: College Algebra Introduction Required Materials Course Components Final Exam Grading Academic Policies Study Suggestions Course Outline and Checklist Introduction Welcome to Math 110. This course

More information

Online Learning Lab Rm. D107 Ridge Point High School

Online Learning Lab Rm. D107 Ridge Point High School 1 Online Learning Lab Rm. D107 Ridge Point High School Contact Information: Melissa Noel www.ridgepoinths.com 281-327-5200 ext. 6108 School Motto: The Home of Scholars and Champions! Fort Bend ISD School

More information

Eagle Ridge Academy Back to School Supply Lists by Teacher Grades 9-12

Eagle Ridge Academy Back to School Supply Lists by Teacher Grades 9-12 Eagle Ridge Academy Back to School Supply Lists by Teacher Grades 9-12 Latin Class Ms. Bergeron: *Folder (to keep handouts) *3 subject spiral notebook dedicated to Latin ONLY (sections will be used for

More information

MATH 115 Mathematics for Liberal Arts (3 credits) Professor s notes* As of June 27, 2007

MATH 115 Mathematics for Liberal Arts (3 credits) Professor s notes* As of June 27, 2007 MATH 115 Mathematics for Liberal Arts (3 credits) Professor s notes* As of June 27, 27 *Note: All content is based on the professor s opinion and may vary from professor to professor & student to student.

More information

Biology AP Edition - Campbell & Reece (8th Edition)

Biology AP Edition - Campbell & Reece (8th Edition) AP biology syllabus ~ 2016-2017 Instructor s Information Course: Advance Placement Biology (A/B) Instructor: Mrs. R. R. Wingerden Phone: (805) 937-2051 x2121 E-mail: rwingerden@righetti.us Website: http://www.rwingerden.com/apbio/

More information

ONLINE up in the library February 27 28 during THEOLOGY class. This is only 3 weeks away!!

ONLINE up in the library February 27 28 during THEOLOGY class. This is only 3 weeks away!! Sophomore Year Students will request sophomore classes ONLINE up in the library on Thursday or Friday, February 27 or 28 during THEOLOGY class. This is only 3 weeks away!! Registration Fee Reserves one

More information

CANEY CREEK HIGH SCHOOL ACCELERATED COLLEGE 2015 2016

CANEY CREEK HIGH SCHOOL ACCELERATED COLLEGE 2015 2016 CANEY CREEK HIGH SCHOOL ACCELERATED COLLEGE 2015 2016 Information Packet CONROE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT LONE STAR COLLEGE MONTGOMERY Spring 2015 Dear prospective students and parents/guardians, Thank

More information

Mt. Vernon Area Vocational Center Basic Nursing Assistant Training Application

Mt. Vernon Area Vocational Center Basic Nursing Assistant Training Application Basic Nursing Assistant Training Application 2016-2017 Application must be returned to the CTE Office (F101) by the end of school on Friday, March 11, 2016 Submission date: Student s Name: Last First MI

More information

Computer Integrated Manufacturing Course Syllabus School Year

Computer Integrated Manufacturing Course Syllabus School Year Computer Integrated Manufacturing Course Syllabus 2015-2016 School Year Instructor: Rob Goodson e-mail: robertgoodson@misdmail.org Conference: 9:35am to 10:20am After school avaliblility: TBD Tutoring

More information

AP Psychology Ms. Bright lbright@washoeschools.net

AP Psychology Ms. Bright lbright@washoeschools.net AP Psychology Ms. Bright lbright@washoeschools.net Objectives Students will learn about the field of psychology through in-depth reading, writing using terms, discussion, and hands-on activities. Textbook

More information

Course #6659 Criminal Justice Unionville High School Fall 2013

Course #6659 Criminal Justice Unionville High School Fall 2013 Course #6659 Criminal Justice Unionville High School Fall 2013 Teacher: Phone: E-mail: Mr. Joe Kilpatrick (610) 347-1600 x3168 jkilpatrick@ucfsd.net Course Description: This course introduces students

More information

College Credit Plus Information Guide

College Credit Plus Information Guide College Credit Plus Information Guide What is College Credit Plus? College Credit Plus is a program that gives high school students an opportunity to be enrolled in both high school and college course

More information

RETENTION THROUGH REMEDIATION: ENHANCING CALCULUS I SUCCESS

RETENTION THROUGH REMEDIATION: ENHANCING CALCULUS I SUCCESS RETENTION THROUGH REMEDIATION: ENHANCING CALCULUS I SUCCESS Sandra B. Nite Texas A&M University TAMU Mail Stop 3368 College Station, Texas 77843-3368 snite@math.tamu.edu G. Donald Allen Texas A&M University

More information

Welcome to Advanced Placement Psychology

Welcome to Advanced Placement Psychology Welcome to Advanced Placement Psychology Step 1: Go to the OCHS school website. Click on the Academics tab at the top. Go to summer work (top option) and scroll down to AP Psychology. There you will find

More information

FIRST, Go to this website

FIRST, Go to this website WELCOME TO AP PSYCHOLOGY!!! MR. ACKER 2014-2015 BILL_ACKER@CHINO.K12.CA.US BEFORE YOU DO ANYTHING ELSE, YOU MUST DO THE FOLLOWING 2 THINGS YOU HAVE 2 WEEKS TO DO BOTH OR YOU WILL BE LOCKED OUT. FIRST,

More information

WHAT IS THE AP CAPSTONE PROGRAM?

WHAT IS THE AP CAPSTONE PROGRAM? Research, Academic Rigor, Distinction SEMINAR Mrs. Sinclair Candice.Teague@sdhc.k12.fl.us Armwood H.S. Room 372 AP Hello and welcome to AP Capstone, and more specifically AP Capstone Seminar! WHAT IS THE

More information

Welcome to a Maine State Library tutorial about LearningExpress Library, your online learning platform.

Welcome to a Maine State Library tutorial about LearningExpress Library, your online learning platform. Welcome to a Maine State Library tutorial about LearningExpress Library, your online learning platform. LearningExpress Library helps student and adult learners improve the skills required for academic

More information

COMPUTER SCIENCE Introduction to Programming: Visual Basic 1 CIHS C++ AP Java

COMPUTER SCIENCE Introduction to Programming: Visual Basic 1 CIHS C++ AP Java COMPUTER SCIENCE Our courses provide information to address a wide range of interests. The computer programming courses have a strong connection to engineering, mathematics, and the sciences. It is common

More information

Community Unit School District 303 s EIGHT STEPS College Readiness A Parent s Resource

Community Unit School District 303 s EIGHT STEPS College Readiness A Parent s Resource Community Unit School District 303 s EIGHT STEPS to College Readiness A Parent s Resource Do you want your child to graduate from college? D303 s EIGHT STEPS to A Parent s Resource The Eight Steps to

More information

Sophomore Guidance Bulletin. Mr. Herncane. Guidance Counselor, Class of 2018

Sophomore Guidance Bulletin. Mr. Herncane. Guidance Counselor, Class of 2018 Sophomore Guidance Bulletin Mr. Herncane Guidance Counselor, Class of 2018 Welcome to the senior high! I hope everything has gone well during your first weeks here. I look forward to getting to know each

More information

Welcome. Dual Credit 2015-2016

Welcome. Dual Credit 2015-2016 Welcome Dual Credit 2015-2016 1 Table of Contents Office of Dual Credit Contact Information... p. 3 What are the Cooperative Online Course Offerings for Spring of 2016? p. 4-7 What are the Traditional

More information

Three Rivers Community Schools

Three Rivers Community Schools Three Rivers Community Schools Seat Time Waiver Contract Introduction Welcome to the Three Rivers Community Schools seat time waiver program. Participation in the program has similar requirements to other

More information

The School for Legal Studies 850 Grand Street, Brooklyn NY 11211 Tel: 718-387-2800, Fax: 718-387-3281 Mónica Ortiz, Principal

The School for Legal Studies 850 Grand Street, Brooklyn NY 11211 Tel: 718-387-2800, Fax: 718-387-3281 Mónica Ortiz, Principal Name of Course: Living Environment Teacher: Gil S. Ferrer, Jr. Email addresses: gferrer@schools.nyc.gov, gilsferrerjr@gmail.com Phone: 1-718 387 2800, ext 3521 School Year: 2012-2013 Textbook: (New York

More information

Phone: (301) 434-4700 x 736

Phone: (301) 434-4700 x 736 Instructor: Email : Hilary E. Daly hdaly@ta.edu Phone: (301) 434-4700 x 736 AP Environmental Science Syllabus Course Overview Course Requirements Lesson Topics Grading Procedures Course Overview Textbook

More information

Welcome to Mrs. Ault s Prep for College Algebra Class 2013-2014. PLEASE TAKE THIS PACKET HOME TO YOUR PARENTS/GUARDIANS TO READ THROUGH

Welcome to Mrs. Ault s Prep for College Algebra Class 2013-2014. PLEASE TAKE THIS PACKET HOME TO YOUR PARENTS/GUARDIANS TO READ THROUGH Welcome to Mrs. Ault s Prep for College Algebra Class 2013-2014. PLEASE TAKE THIS PACKET HOME TO YOUR PARENTS/GUARDIANS TO READ THROUGH AND RETURN THE PARENT/STUDENT INFORMATION PAGE BY FRIDAY, AUGUST

More information

Welcome to Online Speech 104

Welcome to Online Speech 104 Welcome to Online Speech 104 I want to welcome you to this online version of Speech 104, Argumentation and Critical Thinking. In this course we will cover everything we do in the face to face version of

More information

Computer Science Syllabus

Computer Science Syllabus Computer Science Syllabus Mr.Ortak 2010 Bay Area Technology School Oakland, CA P: 510-645-9932 F: 510-645-9934 COURSE DESCRIPTION This course is designed to provide basic Image Manipulating skills. Knowledge

More information

Classroom Behavior Management Plan

Classroom Behavior Management Plan Haffner 1 Classroom Behavior Management Plan Daniel Haffner November 20, 2009 EDUC 348 Haffner 2 Philosophy of Classroom Management Classroom management is a course taught at every teacher college across

More information

A Guide to Executive Functioning, Organization & Note-Taking for Parents of Middle School Students

A Guide to Executive Functioning, Organization & Note-Taking for Parents of Middle School Students A Guide to Executive Functioning, Organization & Note-Taking for Parents of Middle School Students Executive Function and its Role in the Learning Process As your child transitions from elementary to middle

More information

Middleton High School Summer School 2015

Middleton High School Summer School 2015 Middleton High School Summer School 2015 CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE TO THE SUMMER SCHOOL PROGRAM. PLEASE READ THE INFORMATION BELOW CAREFULLY PRIOR TO REGISTERING. Dates: Monday, June 22 - Thursday, July 30,

More information

Meeting with Counselors & Counselor Support

Meeting with Counselors & Counselor Support Meeting with Counselors & Counselor Support When does my student meet with their counselor, how can a parent set up a meeting, How does the counselor work with my student? Counselors are always available

More information

Summer School Accelerated Courses

Summer School Accelerated Courses Summer School Accelerated Courses Summer School accelerated courses are offered through a partnership with BSD Online to serve students wanting to increase their level of coursework in a content area beyond

More information

SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST FOR HIGH SCHOOL

SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST FOR HIGH SCHOOL SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST FOR HIGH SCHOOL 2013 2014 The following supplies are required for each high school student and should be turned into their access teacher the first week of school. 7 reams of copier

More information

Woodbury City Public Schools. January Curriculum Presentation to the Board. New Initiatives for 2015-16 School Year

Woodbury City Public Schools. January Curriculum Presentation to the Board. New Initiatives for 2015-16 School Year Woodbury City Public Schools January Curriculum Presentation to the Board New Initiatives for 2015-16 School Year Elementary Grades Continuation of the Elementary English Language Arts Initiative 2015-16

More information

Tarrant County College South Campus Pre-freshman Engineering Program PREP 2011 - Year 1-4 Application

Tarrant County College South Campus Pre-freshman Engineering Program PREP 2011 - Year 1-4 Application Come to PREP and discover, learn, grow, make new friends, prepare for high school, experience college life, and explore possible careers. WHAT IS PREP? PREP is a mathematics-based, academic enrichment

More information

Michigan State University s ONLINE RESOURCES

Michigan State University s ONLINE RESOURCES Michigan State University s ONLINE RESOURCES MSU Homepage: www.msu.edu With the MSU Homepage you can: Access the MSU Academic Calendar View Schedule Builder View your MSU E-Mail Account Access STUINFO

More information

Academic Plan Pre-Calculus (UW Math 120) Shorecrest High School, Fall Semester 2015

Academic Plan Pre-Calculus (UW Math 120) Shorecrest High School, Fall Semester 2015 Academic Plan Pre-Calculus (UW Math 120) Shorecrest High School, Fall Semester 2015 Teacher: Matt Gallagher Room: M-309 Phone: (206) 393-6242 (only after 2:30pm) Email: matthew.gallagher@shorelineschools.org

More information

Indian River State College

Indian River State College Indian River State College Dual Enrollment Information Session 2014-2015 WHAT IS DUAL ENROLLMENT? Dual enrollment is an acceleration option that enables students to pursue a rigorous curriculum for high

More information

U p p e r P e n i n s u l a V i r t u a l A c a d e m y. Handbook

U p p e r P e n i n s u l a V i r t u a l A c a d e m y. Handbook U p p e r P e n i n s u l a V i r t u a l A c a d e m y Handbook The Upper Peninsula Virtual Academy (UPVA) will allow learners in grades K-12 to learn in an online community that fosters independence,

More information

Ms. Ratkoff Biology, 2015

Ms. Ratkoff Biology, 2015 Ms. Ratkoff Biology, 2015 Room B118 August 24, 2015 Dear Students, Parents and/or Guardians, Greetings! My name is Ms. Jaime Ratkoff; I am Duke Ellington s Physics and Biology teacher this year, and I

More information

NYU Tandon School of Engineering General Studies (GS) Program INFORMATION FOR PARENTS

NYU Tandon School of Engineering General Studies (GS) Program INFORMATION FOR PARENTS NYU Tandon School of Engineering General Studies (GS) Program INFORMATION FOR PARENTS What is GS? GS is a program for some first-year students at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering (NYU-SOE) which provides

More information

WELCOME TO PHS CLASS OF 2017

WELCOME TO PHS CLASS OF 2017 WELCOME TO PHS CLASS OF 2017 Course Registration for 2013-2014 CALENDAR March 5 th 8 th Grade Family Night March 12 th PHS Band Night March 12 th & 13 th PHS Counseling Office Open House March 11 th thru

More information

Redesigned College Algebra. Southeast Missouri State University Ann Schnurbusch

Redesigned College Algebra. Southeast Missouri State University Ann Schnurbusch Redesigned College Algebra Southeast Missouri State University Ann Schnurbusch Why redesign the course? Developmental courses previously redesigned College Algebra already in transition High failure rate

More information

Advanced Placement Psychology Course description

Advanced Placement Psychology Course description Advanced Placement Psychology Mr. Hafferkamp Email: shafferkamp@westfordk12.us Course description The Advanced Placement Psychology course is a full year junior/senior elective designed to introduce students

More information

Northwest Career and Technical Academy Course Expectations 2015-2016. Adc245@interact.ccsd.net

Northwest Career and Technical Academy Course Expectations 2015-2016. Adc245@interact.ccsd.net Northwest Career and Technical Academy Course Expectations 2015-2016 Digital Electronics Technology Mr. Chapple Adc245@interact.ccsd.net Course Description This one-year course is designed to provide students

More information

McKinley Technology High School 151 T Street NE Office 202-281-3950 Washington, DC 20002 Fax 202-576-6279

McKinley Technology High School 151 T Street NE Office 202-281-3950 Washington, DC 20002 Fax 202-576-6279 Welcome to World History I! Teacher: Ms. Carey Kilbourn Course: Ancient World History Time: A2, A4, B3, B4 Pre-requisites: World Geography Course: 1 year course Co-requisites: English I Website: up and

More information

Earth Science 101 Introduction to Weather Fall 2015 Online

Earth Science 101 Introduction to Weather Fall 2015 Online Parkland College Earth Science Courses Natural Sciences Courses 2015 Earth Science 101 Introduction to Weather Fall 2015 Online Julie Angel Parkland College, jangel@parkland.edu Recommended Citation Angel,

More information

Strategies for Winning at Math. Student Success Workshop

Strategies for Winning at Math. Student Success Workshop Strategies for Winning at Math Student Success Workshop Just the Facts Poor performance in math is NOT due to a lack of intelligence. The key to success in math is having the right approach to studying

More information

Welcome. Dual Credit 2016-2017

Welcome. Dual Credit 2016-2017 Welcome Dual Credit 2016-2017 1 Table of Contents Office of Dual Credit Contact Information... p. 3 What are the Course Offerings for Summer of 2016?. p. 4-5 What are the Dual Enrollment (cooperative online)

More information

7th Grade Eastern Hemisphere & Geography Student and Parent Information Packet

7th Grade Eastern Hemisphere & Geography Student and Parent Information Packet Contact Information 7th Grade Eastern Hemisphere & Geography Student and Parent Information Packet Teacher: Mr. Mark Bernabei Office Hour: 4 th Hour (11:18 am 12:57 pm) Phone: (586) 797-3173 Email: mark.bernabei@uticak12.org

More information

Welcome to Online Speech 104

Welcome to Online Speech 104 Welcome to Online Speech 104 I want to welcome you to this online version of Speech 104, Argumentation and Critical Thinking. In this course we will cover everything we do in the face to face version of

More information

Multimedia Design. COURSE SYLLABUS 2015-2016 (One Credit Hour) Jessica Thomas Hillcrest High School jathomas@tcss.net 342-2800

Multimedia Design. COURSE SYLLABUS 2015-2016 (One Credit Hour) Jessica Thomas Hillcrest High School jathomas@tcss.net 342-2800 Multimedia Design COURSE SYLLABUS 2015-2016 (One Credit Hour) Jessica Thomas Hillcrest High School jathomas@tcss.net 342-2800 Commerce Information Technology Program Goals: Provide students with the knowledge

More information

Planning for College. What you need to know about the college admission process

Planning for College. What you need to know about the college admission process Planning for College What you need to know about the college admission process Simplify the College Planning Process College opportunities exist for everyone. These four steps can help simplify the planning

More information

Student Policies. Sandy Stukel Director, DIAL Virtual School PO Box 228 Platte, SD 57369 email: sandy.stukel@k12.sd.us phone: (605) 337-2636

Student Policies. Sandy Stukel Director, DIAL Virtual School PO Box 228 Platte, SD 57369 email: sandy.stukel@k12.sd.us phone: (605) 337-2636 DIAL Virtual School c/o Mid-Central Educational Cooperative PO Box 228 Platte SD, 57369 (605) 337-2636 Fax: (605) 337-2271 www.sddial.k12.sd.us/ilc/vschool Student Policies 1. Purpose. The policy outlines

More information

AP World History Summer Assignment 2013

AP World History Summer Assignment 2013 AP World History Summer Assignment 2013 Welcome to AP World History, I look forward to a great year with you. You do NOT need to check out a book to complete the following assignments. These assignments

More information

COURSE SELECTION GUIDELINES FOR ENTERING 9TH GRADE STUDENTS HOW DO I DECIDE WHAT NEEDHAM HIGH SCHOOL LEVELS ARE APPROPRIATE FOR MY CHILD?

COURSE SELECTION GUIDELINES FOR ENTERING 9TH GRADE STUDENTS HOW DO I DECIDE WHAT NEEDHAM HIGH SCHOOL LEVELS ARE APPROPRIATE FOR MY CHILD? COURSE SELECTION GUIDELINES FOR ENTERING 9TH GRADE STUDENTS HOW DO I DECIDE WHAT NEEDHAM HIGH SCHOOL LEVELS ARE APPROPRIATE FOR MY CHILD? All general education courses are based on the Massachusetts State

More information

AP PSYCHOLOGY. Grades: 85% - Quizzes, tests, projects, journal entries, homework, activities in class 15% - Semester exam

AP PSYCHOLOGY. Grades: 85% - Quizzes, tests, projects, journal entries, homework, activities in class 15% - Semester exam AP PSYCHOLOGY Mr. Kean ROOM # B-304 and OFFICE #A311 Office hours: 7th or 8 th or by appointment ckean@dist113.org 224-765-2294 Web site: https://sites.google.com/a/dist113.org/appsych-kean/ Welcome to

More information

Cincinnati Christian University Foster School of Biblical Studies, Arts & Sciences

Cincinnati Christian University Foster School of Biblical Studies, Arts & Sciences Cincinnati Christian University Foster School of Biblical Studies, Arts & Sciences ENGL 010 02 Strategies for College Success (Section 2) Fall 2014 Instructor: Ray Horton & Lacey Neu Location: Presidents

More information

JOHN F. KENNEDY HIGH SCHOOL COURSE SYLLABUS DEPARTMENT OF WORLD LANGUAGES

JOHN F. KENNEDY HIGH SCHOOL COURSE SYLLABUS DEPARTMENT OF WORLD LANGUAGES JOHN F. KENNEDY HIGH SCHOOL COURSE SYLLABUS DEPARTMENT OF WORLD LANGUAGES 1. GFS002 1LV FRENCH. FRENCH 1, 10 units (Madame Bourtoul) 2. GENERAL INFORMATION FALL 2015 Gayle Bourtoul C-202 916-433-5200 ex:

More information

02-201: Programming for Scientists

02-201: Programming for Scientists 1. Course Information 1.1 Course description 02-201: Programming for Scientists Carl Kingsford Fall 2015 Provides a practical introduction to programming for students with little or no prior programming

More information

Bexley High School College Credit Plus 2015-16

Bexley High School College Credit Plus 2015-16 Dear Parent/Guardian, I hope you are having a wonderful spring. It s difficult to believe that we are more than 75% through this school year, and before we know it, your student will be a senior at BHS!

More information

Pittsburgh Technical Institute 2011-D: October ON-GROUND Course Evaluation

Pittsburgh Technical Institute 2011-D: October ON-GROUND Course Evaluation Instructor: * 1 - The instructor was prepared for class. 0 25 50 75 100 Question All PTI All Program Return Rate Mean STD All PTI Mean STD All Program Mean STD 6/10 (60%) 3.50 0.55 3,413 3.58 0.59 457

More information

Introduction. The busy lives that people lead today have caused a demand for a more convenient method to

Introduction. The busy lives that people lead today have caused a demand for a more convenient method to On-Line Courses: A Comparison of Two Vastly Different Experiences by Sharon Testone, Ph.D. Introduction The busy lives that people lead today have caused a demand for a more convenient method to gain a

More information

SOPHOMORE GUIDE to Successful College Planning

SOPHOMORE GUIDE to Successful College Planning SOPHOMORE GUIDE to Successful College Planning Artwork by: Jose O. Vigil Bell Multicultural Senior High School Class of 2000 Graduate COPYRIGHT 2003 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA COLLEGE ACCESS PROGRAM. ALL RIGHTS

More information

Course Description. Textbook. Modern World History: Patterns of Interaction. McDougal Littell.

Course Description. Textbook. Modern World History: Patterns of Interaction. McDougal Littell. Course Description Modern World History Course Syllabus Ottawa Hills High School, 2013-2014 Ms. Temple School Phone: 419-536-5388 ext. 421 E-Mail: jtemple@ottawahillsschools.org The main focus of this

More information

Fairfax High School Rising 9 th Grade Curriculum Night: Putting the Pieces Together

Fairfax High School Rising 9 th Grade Curriculum Night: Putting the Pieces Together Fairfax High School Rising 9 th Grade Curriculum Night: Putting the Pieces Together Registration Calendar Graduation Requirements 9 th Grade Schedule Curriculum Information Q & A Lanier MS REGISTRATION

More information

First initial and last name (all lowercase)

First initial and last name (all lowercase) HRT 2 SAE Project Overview Packet, 2.01.02 SAE Final Project Checklist SAE Checklist for AET Tracker and this Packet Due 05/23/2014 Check Item AET Tracker Profile due 03/07/2014 AET Journals, 25 hours

More information

FRESHMAN SOPHOMORE JUNIOR SENIOR. Algebra 2** (H) Algebra 2 H. Pre-Calculus H Honors Pre-Calculus and/or AP Statistics

FRESHMAN SOPHOMORE JUNIOR SENIOR. Algebra 2** (H) Algebra 2 H. Pre-Calculus H Honors Pre-Calculus and/or AP Statistics MATH DEPARTMENT COURSE DESCRIPTIONS The Mathematics Department provides a challenging curriculum that strives to meet the needs of a diverse student body by: Helping the student realize that the analytical

More information

GET STARTED WITH BRAINPOP UK

GET STARTED WITH BRAINPOP UK GET STARTED WITH BRAINPOP UK Table of Contents ABOUT THIS GUIDE WHO IS THIS GUIDE FOR? WHAT DOES THIS GUIDE COVER? WHAT DOESN T THIS GUIDE COVER? ABOUT BRAINPOP WHAT IS BRAINPOP? WHAT ARE SOME EDUCATIONAL

More information

Welcome to 8 th Grade Literature Ms. Schutte & Mrs. Fraleigh

Welcome to 8 th Grade Literature Ms. Schutte & Mrs. Fraleigh Welcome to 8 th Grade Literature Ms. Schutte & Mrs. Fraleigh Expectations: Be Respectful Be Honest Be Responsible Be Positive Have a Good Attitude Help Each Other Keep Your Area Clean Work Hard Participate

More information

ADVANCED PLACEMENT WORLD HISTORY COURSE SYLLABUS. Mrs. Chase

ADVANCED PLACEMENT WORLD HISTORY COURSE SYLLABUS. Mrs. Chase ADVANCED PLACEMENT WORLD HISTORY COURSE SYLLABUS WHAT IS AP WORLD HISTORY? Mrs. Chase Advanced Placement World History is the College Board college-level survey course that introduces students to world

More information

AP Psychology Rancho Bernardo High School. Instructor: Mike Inumerable

AP Psychology Rancho Bernardo High School. Instructor: Mike Inumerable AP Psychology Rancho Bernardo High School Instructor: Mike Inumerable Why take AP Psych? There are many reasons to take this course, but for starters, read this December 2013 article from a teen writer

More information

Iowa Online AP Academy Site Coordinator and Mentor Handbook 2015 2016

Iowa Online AP Academy Site Coordinator and Mentor Handbook 2015 2016 Iowa Online AP Academy Site Coordinator and Mentor Handbook 2015 2016 TABLE OF CONTENTS Welcome to the Iowa Online AP Academy 3 Getting Started with the Iowa Online AP Academy 4 Registration and Enrollment

More information

What behaviors are required for success in the workplace and how can we practice these behaviors in the classroom? MATERIALS

What behaviors are required for success in the workplace and how can we practice these behaviors in the classroom? MATERIALS 2 INTRODUCTION Teambuilding The BIG Idea What behaviors are required for success in the workplace and how can we practice these behaviors in the classroom? AGENDA Approx. 45 minutes I. Warm Up: Procedure

More information

VIDEO GAME DESIGN SYLLABUS Spring 2014 Semester

VIDEO GAME DESIGN SYLLABUS Spring 2014 Semester VIDEO GAME DESIGN SYLLABUS Spring 2014 Semester Course Description: Love playing video games? Do you have an idea for the next great game? In Video Game design you ll learn the basics of computer programming

More information

1. My placement in calculus was determined by (Mark all that apply): 2. Did you take the SAT exam? 3. My SAT scores were: Page 1

1. My placement in calculus was determined by (Mark all that apply): 2. Did you take the SAT exam? 3. My SAT scores were: Page 1 You have been selected to be part of a national survey of calculus instruction in colleges and universities across the United States. This research project is conducted by the Mathematical Association

More information

This page must be completed and submitted with your Substantive Assignment. Incomplete or missing information WILL NOT be processed.

This page must be completed and submitted with your Substantive Assignment. Incomplete or missing information WILL NOT be processed. Welcome to Math 11 Pre- Calculus This page must be completed and submitted with your Substantive Assignment. Incomplete or missing information WILL NOT be processed. NOTE: Registration forms with attached,

More information

ONLINE up in the library February 27 28 during THEOLOGY class. This is only 3 weeks away!!

ONLINE up in the library February 27 28 during THEOLOGY class. This is only 3 weeks away!! Sophomore Year You will request sophomore classes ONLINE up in the library on Thursday or Friday, February 27 or 28 during THEOLOGY class. This is only 3 weeks away!! Registration Fee Reserves your spot

More information

Virtual School Option TWO RIVERS VIRTUAL SCHOOL HANDBOOK

Virtual School Option TWO RIVERS VIRTUAL SCHOOL HANDBOOK Virtual School Option TWO RIVERS VIRTUAL SCHOOL HANDBOOK 2014-2015 Overview The Two Rivers Virtual School Option was implemented in the 2011-2012 school year for students in grades 9-12. Providing students

More information

AP & Honors Parent and Student Night. Presented by the Woodbridge High School Counseling Department

AP & Honors Parent and Student Night. Presented by the Woodbridge High School Counseling Department AP & Honors Parent and Student Night Presented by the Woodbridge High School Counseling Department Schedule changes In fall 2014, 832 schedule changes were made to accommodate students requests after the

More information

Cambridge High School Audio & Video Technology & Film II Course Syllabus 2014-2015

Cambridge High School Audio & Video Technology & Film II Course Syllabus 2014-2015 Dear Student: Welcome back to the Cambridge High School AVTF program! The professional and academic standards you will practice in this course will reflect the extraordinary character assembled at Cambridge

More information

LACES College Center Checklist HIGH SCHOOL. 9th Grade

LACES College Center Checklist HIGH SCHOOL. 9th Grade LACES College Center Checklist HIGH SCHOOL 9th Grade Students: Sign-up to take the PSAT (Preliminary Scholastic Assessment Test) in September of the 8th and 9th grade year. This exam helps you prepare

More information

SYLLABUS & STUDENT CONTRACT

SYLLABUS & STUDENT CONTRACT SYLLABUS & STUDENT CONTRACT Principles of Transportation, Distribution and Logistics Instructor: Misty Smitherman (grades 9-12) Email: mistysmitherman@misdmail.org Phone/Voice Mail: 682-314-1692 Main Phone

More information

Accounting. Phone calls are welcomed and will usually be answered within 24 hours or less. My phone number will be provided after enrollment.

Accounting. Phone calls are welcomed and will usually be answered within 24 hours or less. My phone number will be provided after enrollment. Course Instructor and Communications Accounting Johnson Kim Phone calls are welcomed and will usually be answered within 24 hours or less. My phone number will be provided after enrollment. E-mails are

More information

Students will also learn the ISTE s (International Society for Technology in Education) skills for 21 st Century learning including:

Students will also learn the ISTE s (International Society for Technology in Education) skills for 21 st Century learning including: Digital Media Classroom Expectations & Computer Lab Guidelines Teacher: Mrs. Boettcher Email: lisa.boetcher@lakewoodcityschools.org Welcome to Digital Media This semester course will focus on the Adobe

More information

Creative Photography I Instructor: Mr. Ethan Kalebaugh Email: ethan.kalebaugh@ocps.net Phone: 407 482 8700 x6152266

Creative Photography I Instructor: Mr. Ethan Kalebaugh Email: ethan.kalebaugh@ocps.net Phone: 407 482 8700 x6152266 Creative Photography I Instructor: Mr. Ethan Kalebaugh Email: ethan.kalebaugh@ocps.net Phone: 407 482 8700 x6152266 Course Description Students explore the aesthetic foundations of art making using beginning

More information

Westminster Conservatory. Music Program

Westminster Conservatory. Music Program 2015-1 6 A d m i s s i o n s Westminster Conservatory The Community Music School of Westminster College of the Arts of Rider University The Honors Music Program The Honors Music Program (HMP) is Westminster

More information

2015 2016 Third Grade Room 6. Ms. Jessica Silver Jessica.Silver@nlcinc.com

2015 2016 Third Grade Room 6. Ms. Jessica Silver Jessica.Silver@nlcinc.com Welcome back! 2015 2016 Third Grade Room 6 Ms. Jessica Silver Jessica.Silver@nlcinc.com About the Teacher This is my second year at Merryhill School Calvine. I hold a Bachelors degree in Liberal Studies

More information

Psychology 1 & 2 2013/2014 Semester 1 & 2

Psychology 1 & 2 2013/2014 Semester 1 & 2 Psychology 1 & 2 2013/2014 Semester 1 & 2 Mrs. Westberg Room 427 swestbe@tacoma.k12.wa.us (253) 571-3067 Course Description and Syllabus Welcome to Psychology class! You have selected a course which deals

More information

Congratulations on considering Surgical Technology as a career possibility and your interest in the Surgical Technology program at Chesapeake College.

Congratulations on considering Surgical Technology as a career possibility and your interest in the Surgical Technology program at Chesapeake College. CENTER FOR ALLIED HEALTH Mailing Address: P.O. Box 8, Wye Mills, MD 21679 (410) 827-5917 or at 822-5400 Dear Prospective Student: Congratulations on considering Surgical Technology as a career possibility

More information

Student and Parents/Guardian(s),

Student and Parents/Guardian(s), Student and Parents/Guardian(s), I am extremely excited to have you in class this year. This syllabus will provide basic information that will allow you to be successful. Please read over it carefully

More information