Welcome to Biology!
Welcome to Mr. Polanco's Biology Course website! Throughout this website you will find resources and tips on how to be successful in this course. If you have any questions, please contact me. I look forward to a great year. Thank you!
Biology Course Textbook
Students will have access to an Online Textbook, that can be accessed on any electronic device. Our classroom will also have physical textbooks available to use during class. Instructions on how to access the Online Textbook can be found in Google Classroom/About.
Individual Chapters are available on this website under the following tab:
Helpful Links/Tools....Biology Textbook Pages
We highly recommend students read/review each Chapter Section during the current unit of study. This will be very helpful in achieving success in Biology!
1st Pd: Conference
2nd Pd: Biology (Rm 311)
3rd Pd: Boy's Basketball
4th Pd: Biology (Rm 311)
5th Pd: Lunch
6th Pd: Course Group PLC
7th Pd: Biology (Rm 311)
8th Pd: Biology (Rm 311)
Tutoring? (subject to change due to athletic schedule) *Mornings from 8:15 am - 8:45 am
(Except Wednesdays due to Morning Duty in NGC)
*Afterschool until 4:30pm
*Adjusted times will be announced and updated on the
Bio Course Calendar tab located above!
*After school tutoring is also available in the NGC library.
Hours will be Monday and Wednesday from 4:30 pm - 6 pm
and Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 pm - 8 pm.
*Students may also receive tutoring from any of the following
Biology Teachers during their available times:
x33904 (Rm 311)
Helpful Forms and Documents
Absent for a Quiz or Test? Interested in a Retest? You will be able to make-up / retest outside of tutoring times in the Testing Center! Please make arrangements with me and I'll ensure you receive this information. Testing Center hours are accessible on the file below!
Biology Course Supplies
3 Ring Binder (Your Biology Notebook)
(1) Pack of Dividers
Writing Utensils (Pen or Pencil)
Eanes ISD Charged IPAD
Voluntary Items: One Box of Kleenex and/or Paper Towels