Ms. Anna Olson

Phone: 952.496.5702


Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Anna Olson

Welcome to my page! This is my first year teaching in the Shakopee School District @ East Middle School, and my 8th year teaching Family and Consumer Science classes. The classes I teach are 7th grade "Snack Attack" and 6th grade "Be the Change" classes. Both required quarter long (9 Week) courses.

The most up-to-date grades are found on Infinite Campus. Students will use Canvas to submit assignments and take quizes on a regular basis.

Snack Attack Unit Topics are:

1 - So you want to be a Chef? (Kitchen Safety & Sanitation, Cooking Terms, Kitchen Tools/Equipment, Measurements/Equvalents)

2 - Nutritionists/Dietitians (MyPlate, 6 Basic Nutrients, Fad Diets/Eating Disorders, Portion Sizes, Reading Nutrition Labels)

3 - What is an Athletic Trainer? (Carbohydrates, Proteins, Sport Drinks vs. Water)

4 - Careers in Human Sciences (Research and Present a career in Human Sciences as an entertaining infomercial)


Be the Change Topics are:

1 - Self Exploration (Self-Concept, Strenghts, Talents, Personality Development)

2 - Interpersonal Relationships (Relationships, Communication Skills, Socratic Seminar)

3 - Conflict Resolution (Conflict & Stress Management, Decision Making Model, Play the Oregon Trail Game)

4 - What is Change? (Group project/Presentation - Pick a issue in the community and make a plan to help solve it)

5 - Careers in Human Services (Learning the Academies of Shakopee & Careers in Human Services, Students have a mini career fair)