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 the Biology Textbook online, with PDF copies of individual Chapters available. Our classroom will also have physical textbooks available to use during class if needed. Individual Chapters are available in students' Biology Student Folder in Google Drive, or on my 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) *Due to Basketball season currently underway, my morning tutoring times have been moved to 4th and 5th pd lunch. Please see me and we'll make sure you get the assistance you need!
*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
Testing Center information
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 in the attachment 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
UIL Eligibility Information