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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)