Mr. Palkovics

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Mr. Palkovics

English I Pre-AP
Practical Writing Skills

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I am a graduate of Sam Houston State University. I received my Bachelor of Arts in English with a minor in Secondary Education and my teaching certification there. During my time at SHSU, I was in the band service organization Tau Beta Sigma and served as Service Coordinator. I was also the founder/president/coach of the SHSU Quidditch team.

This is my fifth year teaching in Bellville ISD. My favorite book is Looking for Alaska. My favorite Author is John Green (DFTBA). My favorite book series are Harry Potter and A Song of Ice and Fire (A Game of Thrones).

My Conference is 5th period and if you need to contact me for any reason, my e-mail is: Please don't hesitate to get in touch with me. You can also click the 'Contact Me' tab to the left.


Ideals of Mr. Palkovics' Classroom

The “Four Qualities” to be observed in the classroom at all times:

1. Recognition and development of your intellectual potential;

2. Appreciation for and the maintenance of the highest moral standards;

3. Achievement of and the personification within you of lofty spiritual ideals;

4. Cultivation and maintenance of your emotional poise under all conditions.

The “Eight Essential Factors” which promote friendship and respect among classmates:

1. Physical and mental qualities of an attractive nature;

2. Demonstrated loyalty and dependability to those persons and institutions deserving of it;

3. A truthfulness and honesty which instills a sense of trust in others;

4. A cheerfulness at all times and under all circumstances, even in the face of great trial;

5. A mutual interest in the Art of Literature in its performance and in the aesthetic qualities it can project to others;

6. Generosity of mind, heart, and hand;

7. Tolerance, tempered with kindness and a consideration for the needs of others;

8. Fortitude and courage to see an ideal, to seize upon it, and follow it wherever it may lead you.