Course Syllabus

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Course Numbers: IC00                      Instructor: Willie Tabron


                                                            Ph. 919-496-3725, ext.351 or 352                                                Course Description:                                     

These courses provides a basics introduction to construction work and the technical of aspect of

safety, introductions to the carpentry trade, hand and power tools, blueprints, reading plans and elevations, building materials, material handling, fasteners and adhesives. Leadership, career development, thinking and reasoning skills, mathematics and technology skills are rein forced in these courses as well. Job shadowing is appropriate work- based learning strategy for this course. Hand-on work experiences and Skills USA leadership activities provide many  opportunities to enhance classroom instruction and career.

Course Outline ICOO                                                           

  • Basic Safety
  • Introduction to Const. Math
  • Introduction to hands tools
  • Introduction to power tools
  • Introduction to Construction Drawings
  • Basic rigging
  • Basic communication skills
  • Basic Employability Skills
  • Material handling
  • Your role in the Green Environment

Course materials

Each Student should bring pencil and paper, a calculator, and measuring tape.


Class Rules

  • No eating or drinking anything (except) water in Class or Shop
  • Students must be seated when the bell rings.
  • Students always should sit in their assigned seats.
  • Safety glasses should be worn in the shop all times.
  • No equipment or machines should be operated without instruction.
  • No Cell phones or any other electronic device shall be used without permission.
  • A safety contract should be signed by your parents before you can work in the shop.
  • No hats or hoods should be worn on your head in the classroom or shop.
  • No horse playing or running or throwing objects in the class or shop.
  • No profanity.
  • Students will follow all safety rules.

Tutoring Days: Tues.-Thurs. 2:45 pm- 3:30pm

18 Weeks Grade :                                                                                                        

Classwork: 40%                                       1st nine weeks -40%

Shop:          20%                                       2nd nines week-40%

Tests           40                                               Final Exam   20%

                                                                       Total           100%                                



In order to engage students, teach responsible use of Internet tools, and encourage learning in  my classroom, I use the following tools:

  • Quizlet Live
  • Padlet
  • Weebly
  • Kahoot!
  • Socrative


More information can be found on the FCS Technology Department page under Online Educational Resources and Tools.  To review the privacy policy for the tools used in my classroom, please click on the 3rd Party Digital Resources.  Also, please be sure to return to my classroom page for updates.  Technology is always changing and the list may change during the course of the semester/year.




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