Mrs. Susan Tarsi’s
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Name: Susan Tarsi
If you have any questions for me, please contact me by email when possible.
Phone Number: 973-543-2501
I am looking forward to an outstanding 2014-2015 school year. This year, I am teaching:
IB Design Technology/ Engineering,
Architectural Structures, Robotics, and Engineering Robotics
I am available everyday during lunch and periods 1 and 7 to assist you with classwork or homework. Please schedule with me in advance.
Check my course website/ Weekly Information and for updates, plans, and special announcements.
- The grading system will consist of a point system.
- Your grade will be determined by the percentage of points accumulated.
Class work and Homework Assignments
Major Design project
*Positive and Active participation during class (Attendance)
IB DESIGN TECHNOLOGY / ENGINEERING
IB Design Technology and Pre Engineering students are expected to master the content of this course as well as demonstrate an ability to apply this content to life situations. Students will actively participate in classes often presenting material for each lesson.
Needed Materials for the Class
Notebook – 2” or larger 3 Ring Binder
Page dividers for binder (7)
Package of 3"x5" index cards
white cards are fine
Pen blue or black ink
USB storage drive * Highly recommended
Positive, active participation is essential. Students are graded on being involved in class as well as paying attention. An 85 is a high average. Additional points are added for contributing to questions and answers and class discussions.
Is required to maintain a sketchbook throughout the year
Is required to maintain a Engineering Notebook for the entire Major Design Project.