CEA Course Requirements and Guidelines
Homework 10%Engineer Notebook 15%
You will need to keep a civil engineering notebook with all preliminary designs development, notes, handouts and coursework. Keep this work neat and organized. Homework assignments will be collected at the beginning of class of the date it is due.
Portfolio 15%All students MUST keep a portfolio. This is required by PLTW to recieve college credit.This portfolio is a showcase of your work, learning process, capabilities, and best efforts. It should contain documentation of your original ideas, sketches, projects, accomplishments, best works, and materials to support your work. Your portfolio should reflect your works and successes. It is displayed in a neat, orderly, and professional manner. Your portfolio will be collected every semester for review.
Quizzes/ Reports/ Presentations 30%
There are quizzes, reports, and presentations periodically throughout the unit assessing student understanding of the information.
Projects/ Tests 45%Projects and Unit tests will be completed throughout all the units and are designed to assess student understanding and application of information. Projects may be completed individually or at times in groups. All group members must actively participate in the activity. All work must be completed on time since most activities will be worked on in class. Use your time efficiently and effectively. Late points will be deducted per class day.Supplies Needed1-1/2 " Binder for Portfolio1- marble notebookCalculator
Clear top loading sheet protectors (optional)
#2 pencil or Mechanical PencilPen (Black Ink)Flash drive (optional)Extra HelpExtra help will be offered each week
Please take advantage of the extra time so that you do not fall behind.Need Help? Just Ask! If the times that I have scheduled do not work please schedule an alternativePlease sign in and out at extra time to document your extra effort.