Course Syllabi

2019-2020 Course Syllabi

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Career and Technical Education

Applied Industrial Technology

Dave Corbin Basic Gas Metal Arc Welding  |  Basic Welding   |  Construction 1
Flame/Plasma Cutting Fundamentals   |   General Metals   |   Machine Ops
Manufacturing  |  Welding Safety
Mitch Kratochvill General Info  |  Engine Drafting and Design
Construction I  |  Construction II
Video Production  | Web Design 
Greg Moklestad Architecture Drawing  |  Engineering 1  |  Engineering 2
Tom Soat Cabinet Making  |  Woodworking
Mike Truesdale Auto Care & Maintenance  |  Auto Chassis & Drive Trains
Auto Diagnostics  |  Electricity  |  Small Engine Repair

Business Education

Rebecca Leinaar IJAG 11-12
Roger Poling Customer Service Strategies   |   Intro to Computer Science   |   Multimedia
Pre-employment Strategies   |   Sales/Advertising  |  Secret to My Success
Jim Tiedeman Accounting 1  |  Accounting 2  |  Computer Essentials  |  Entrepreneurship
Intro To Business  |  Personal Finance  |  Secret to My Success
Danielle Tuescher IJAG 9-10

Family and Consumer Studies

Aziza Wallin Foods 1  |  Foods 2  |  International Foods 2
Jennifer Westmark Child Growth  |  Early Childhood 1  |  Foods 1  |  Infant/Toddler
Parenting   |  Life Management   |  Personal Family Relationship

Health (CNA)

Kathy Demmer Certified Nurse Aide  |  Dosage Calculations  |  Health Occupations
Introduction to Nutrition  |  Medication Terminology



Sarah Blosch Journalism  |  Newspaper  |  Yearbook
Justin Busch Composition English 3-4
Theresa Cheever English 3-4  |  Written Communications
Courtney Christianson Contemporary Literature  |  English 1-2  |Speech  l   Women’s Literature
Heather Coenen Creative Writing  |  Film 1  |  Film 2  |  U.S. Literature
Beth Duccini Composition  |  English 1-2  |  Speech
Marcya Grudzina English 3-4  |  Young Adult Literature
Peter Hesselman English 1-2  |  English 3-4  l  African American Literature  l  Written Communications
Janie Houselog Contemporary Literature  |  Composition  |  English 3-4
World Literature
Michelle Hunt Honors English 1-2  l    AP Literature and Composition
Jesse McDowell AP Language and Composition  |  British Literature
US Literature |  Reading
Angela Noel AP Language and Composition  |  Honors English 1-2  |  World Literature
Amanda Potter English 1-2  |  Composition  |  Written Communications
Mark Ressler English 3-4  |  Honors English 3-4
Kate Riepe Advanced Theatre  |  English 1-2  |  Film 1  |  Theatre  |  U.S. Literature
Andrea Runde Composition   |  English 1-2
Don Stanner Advanced Speech  |   Speech
Susan Uhal Practical Reading  |  Practical Reading 2


Fine Arts


Sara Hilby Advanced Art 2-D  |  Art 2-D  |  Art 2-D: Portfolio
Thaeley Malone Advanced Art 3-D  |  Art 2-D  |  Art 3-D
Alan Schoer Art 2-D  l  Photography I: Basic  |  Photography II: Advanced


Greg Dowe Band  |  Band/Color Guard  |  Jazz Band  |  Music Theory  |  Percussion
Kevin Price-Brenner Advanced Orchestra Orchestra
Jill Sieverding Ambassador Singers   |  Advanced Chorale Music Portfolio
Beginning Piano   |  Chorale  |   Concert Choir



Renee Beach Practical Math 1  |  Practical Math 4
Rita Crotty Honors Pre-Calculus Algebra II
Allison Drahozal Algebra I  |  Modeling with Mathematics
Zach Gogel Algebra I  |  Algebra II
Michael Kallaher Algebra II  |  Modeling with Mathematics  l
Holly Knez Geometry  l  Algebra II
Jason Loeffelholz Algebra I  |   Geometry
Andrew Roos Geometry  |  Honors Geometry
Amanda Severson Geometry  |  Transition to College Math
Chris Streets Algebra I
Jennifer Tigges AP Computer Science  |  Honors Algebra II
John Warnke Algebra I  |  AP Statistics  l Statistics through application
Karen Weires AP Calculus AB  |  AP Calculus BC  l  Algebra II
Mark West AP Calculus AB  |  Precalculus



Kristin Belle Chemistry  |  Honors Chemistry
Doug Blosch Biology l Honors Biology l Marine Biology
Angie Breitbach Honors Physics  |  Physics
Glenda Davis Biology
Coleen Frenzel Anatomy  |  AP Biology
Brock Haas PS-9 Chemistry l PS-9 Physics
Mark Hennessy AP Chemistry  |  ChemistryPS-9 Chemistry
Karen Hitchcock Practical Global Science
Emily Kelley Biology
Jon Klaes Chemistry l Next Gen Global 
Brooke Klosterman Honors Biology
Scott McCaw PS-9 Physics
Craig McGrane Practical Physical Science
David Raymond PS-9 Chemistry l PS-9 Honors Chemistry
Andrew Reese Physical Science


Social Studies

Casey Anderson AP Economics  |  US History
Kent Coleman Psychology  |  World History
Curt Deutsch AP Human Geography
Adam Didesch American Government   |  World History  |  World Cultures
Mike Doyle
Brenda Foust World History l US History
Sandy Hoerner AP Psychology
Brian Honerbaum Economics  |  World History
Dan Klavitter
Lori Lammers World History | Co World Cultures l Co World History
Luke Maas Practical U.S. History
Adam Miller AP Psychology  |  US History
Eric Miller U.S. History |  AP World History
Joel Miller AP Government  |  American Government
Chad Parkin AP U.S. History  |  U.S. History
Jordan Palmer
Jake Schaefer US History l Sociology


World Language

Darcey Bolinger-Valverde Spanish 1-2  |  Spanish 3-4
Mike Doyle Practical World Cultures
Deb Engleman Spanish 1-2  |  Spanish 5-6
Beth Hoden Spanish 1-2
Korinne Hollis French 1-2  |  French 5-6
Laura Jordahl Spanish 1-2  |  Spanish 3-4
Katie Koerperich Spanish 7-8
Martine Lyon French 3-4  |  French 5-6  |  French 7-8
Angie Olson German 1-2  |  German 5-6  |  German 7-8
Correy Torres Spanish 1-2  |  Spanish 3-4



Matt Ehlers Strength and Conditioning  |  Individual/Dual Sports  |  Team Sports
Charles Haas Performance PE  |  Strength and Conditioning
Jeff Rapp Performance PE  |  Health I  |  Health II  |  Individual/Dual Sports l  Team Sports
Danielle Stralow Team SportsHealth Club Fitness
Karla Weber Health Club Fitness  |  Water Fitness


English Language Learners

Susan Ellis Advanced  |  Beginning  |  Intermediate  |  Newcomer


Special Education

Jeff Brandel Community Job Training  | Essential Elements English
Essential Elements Math  I  Essential Elements Science
Terry Breitbach Work Experience
Mike Doyle Resource 12
Ralph Ellwanger Resource 9
Darla Henry Practical Math  I  Algebra 1
Jake Hesselman Practical Biology  I  Resource 10
Karen Hitchcock Resource 9  I  Resource 11  I  Practical Chemistry
Kevin Kapparos Community Functioning  |  Community Job Training
Functional Academics  |  Personal/Social Skills
Recreation/Leisure  |  Vocational Skills
David King Resource 11
Dan Klavitter Practical World History   |  Resource 10
Chris Lange Essential Elements English  |  Essential Elements Math
Community Job Training  I   Essential Elements Social Studies
Luke Maas Behavior Awareness   |   Resource 11
Craig McGrane Physical Science  I  Resource 11
Hillary Melvold
Rene Moore Resource 9  I  Resource 10  I  Practical Math 2
Tera Otting Behavior Awareness
Jordan Palmer Resource 9  I  Practical English 1 and 2
Don Pirkle Community Job Training 10-12
Personal Social  I  Essential Elements Math
Essential Elements English
Renee Roos Practical Math 1  |  Practical Math 4
Resource 10
Nick Stevenson Essential Elements English  I  Essential Elements Math  I  Vocational Skills
Susan Uhal Resource 10  I  Practical World Lit  I  Practical Reading
Practical composition
Rhonda Welp Resource 9  I  Practical English