2014-2015 WelcometoOpen House! Mrs. Devann Leech Biology/PreAP Biology
Welcome to Biology Please Sign In… I’m delighted YOU joined us this evening. YOUare the most influential factor in your child’s success in school. I am here to help your child thrive this year.
Contact Information Room #: 735 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 464-6161 *The best & fastest way to reach me is through email* Website: (also see next slide) http://rrhs.roundrockisd.org/staff/science/devann_leech
Website Access: http://rrhs.roundrockisd.org/ Staff Teacher’s name • All the information about this class and more can be found on my website. • Please save the website as a favorite for future reference.
REMIND 101 Texts • In order to receive reminder texts about quizzes, tests, labs, and other upcoming activities, students can sign up for REMIND 101. • Phone #: (512) 549-8440 • Biology Class Code: @mrsleec • PreAP Biology Class Code: @mrsleech2 • Text the Class Code to the above-mentioned Phone #.
Leech Tutorial Schedule • Tuesdays 4:15 am - 5:00 am (Testing) • Thursdays 8:15 am - 9:00 am (Tutorial) • Thursdays 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm (Tutorial) • Fridays 8:15 pm - 9:00 pm (Testing) • *Exception to morning tutorials are the weeks that the Science Department has Morning Duty* *We have Duty the Weeks of: 9/1, 10/13, 12/1, 1/26, 3/9, 4/27*
What your child should do after an absence: • Refer to Mrs. Leech’s website for updates Ask questions. • Inquire about distributed worksheets and missed homework assignments. • Copy notes from a classmate. • Arrange a make-up for missed assessments. • Your child will have a total of 2 calendar days for every day that they are absent to make up work. *Please refer to the RR Biology Policies and Procedure handout on my website for more information.
Retakes & Late work: • Retake assignments - below 70% if your child completes a content review & attends at least one tutorial. • Late work – 10-point deduction for each calendar day late. After 7 days, late work will ONLY be accepted for a grade of up to 50. *Please refer to the RR Biology Policies and Procedure handout for more information
Tests/Exams/Quiz Retakes: • Test Corrections: • A score on a test of 65-69, requires mandatory test corrections and a retest. • A score of less than 65 requires mandatory test corrections, tutorials, and a retest. • All re-takes should be taken within a week of the original test & must be taken during tutorial (testing) times.