Welcome to the homepage of Ms. Meeks. I am so glad you are here! I am very excited to be here as your teacher for the 2020-2021 school year. Teaching and learning is my passion. I look forward to being here on your science journey as you navigate through this school year. I have high expectations for my students. Please note that this year will be full of new learning experiences as we navigate through the online focus of your academic journey. Keep in mind that I know you have greatness in you. You have the ability to be successful in science. Therefore I am expecting you to complete assignments and fulfill your responsibilities. Don't worry. I will be here to guide you along the way.
Respect, self-confidence, self-discipline, and open-mindedness will be major factors in our relationship of teaching and learning. I know you can do it. Together we can make this a fun and excited semester.
PARENT-STUDENT SIGN UP: Don't forget to signup to become an observer in CANVAS to check up on your child. Complete the parent-student survey. Asking for help is crucial. Why? Some of the content will be challenging but remember I will always be here. Just remember to reach out to me. I want your feedback. I want to see that you are engaged through discussions and questions. Please feel free to reach out anytime. If you need help with anything at all, please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text my Google Voice number (984) 500-3899. I'm excited to be teaching these courses this year and I look forward to serving you and guiding you through your science journey.
How to contact me: The best way to contact me is by inboxing me on CANVAS. You can also email me, but if you do, please let me know what class & block you are in. Also, be sure to purchase a spiral notebook and a scientific calculator. I am teaching physical science and forensic science with a variety of grade levels. If you reach out to me via email about something that needs my attention with the physical science or forensic science class or one of the students enrolled in one of the classes, include the following labels in the 'subject' line of the email.
For help with or questions about a topic related to a course, but not regarding a particular student, please title the email according to the class you are interested in using the following examples:
Subject: Physical Science
Subject: Forensic Science
For questions regarding the performance of particular students (IE: grades, updates, seeking tutoring, etc.) please title the email using the following examples:
Subject: Last name, First Initial, Grade Level, Course Title
Subject: Jones, C, 12, Physical Science
Science! Knowledge is power. Now is the time to learn the power of self-discipline, literacy, and education. Be your own rescue. Love yourself and develop your reading skills, your math skills, your people skills, and your critical thinking skills.