HOME REPAIRInstructor: Cerra, B.
Welcome to Home Repair Welcome to Home Repair, my name is Mr. Cerra and I will be your teacher for this semester. This semester we will investigate Home Repair. Students will be working with hand and power tools on an array of projects that will help build skills involved with home repair projects. Course Description: This course is designed for students who have an interest in Home repair. The study of Home Repair will create awareness of the necessary resources needed to further investigate a career in the Home repair field as well as provide beneficial knowledge to any home owner. Students in home repair will be exposed to common practices used to repair a residential home. Students will learn about the many different home problems that occur and obtain the ability to fix common home problems and/or oversee a professional in the field with knowledge of correct procedures. Course Goals: Journal writing Explore Home Repair career opportunities Investigate Home Repair cost factors Explore proper tool use Build model wall units with proper building practices Develop skills to create a common electrical circuit Sheetrock a wall section Learn how to fix a leaky pipe or fixture Class Rules and Procedures: No food or drinks allowed in the classroom (student handbook) Students will be respectful and appropriate at all times to everyone in the room. You will be prompt and prepared for all classes. All fire drills and lockdown procedures apply. Student Resources and Out of Class Communication: Students can access assistance on any course related assignment by contacting their teacher or by accessing the teacher’s School Fusion webpage. Students should also access the fusion page to reference models and exemplars. Do Overs: Do overs will be allowed on all summative assessments for any student who fails to meet with proficiency on the first attempt. Students will have two weeks from the return date to resubmit. Student will