Registration guides High school registration guide 2022-23 [copy] - Page 78

STEP

SECONDARY TECHNICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM

concurrent enrollment with Anoka Technical College
TRANSPORTATION CAREERS Advanced Automotive I [ STEP only ]
11 , 12
Automotive Technology I and a GPA of 2.5
Advanced Automotive II [ STEP only ]
11 , 12
Advanced Automotive I
Advanced Automotive III [ STEP only ]
11 , 12
Advanced Automotive II
Advanced Automotive IV [ STEP only ]
11 , 12
Advanced Automotive III concurrent enrollment with Anoka Technical College
Advanced Automotive Summer Internship [ STEP only ]
12
Advanced Automotive IV [ STEP only , concurrent enrollment with Anoka Technical College
ENGLISH
English 11 Prerequisite / Selection Process : English 10 Intended Audience : Grade 11 Credit : Two trimesters = 1.0 credit Major Outcomes :
• Research
• Analysis of American literature
• Persuasion
• Analytical essay
• Personal essay Projects , Activities , etc .: Essays and presentations
English 12 Prerequisite / Selection Process : English 11 Intended Audience : Grade 12 Credit : Two trimesters = 1.0 credit Major Outcomes :
• Critical reading of literature and informational texts
• Study of advertising , propaganda , and news bias
• Academic writing
• Research Projects , Activities , etc .: Essays , research , and presentations
COLL : Business and Technical Writing [ STEP only , concurrent enrollment with Anoka Technical College .] Prerequisite / Selection Process : English 11 Intended Audience : Grade 12 Credit : Two trimesters = 1.0 credit Major Outcomes :
• Business writing ethically
• Business letters , emails , memos , researched reports , and web sites
• Research Projects , Activities , etc .: Collaborative projects in professional contexts
MATHEMATICS
Statistics and Probability Prerequisite / Selection Process : Geometry or Honors Geometry Intended Audience : Grade 11 and 12 Credit : One trimester = 0.5 credit Major Outcomes :
• Using data to draw conclusions and identify trends
• Effects of display distortion and measurement error on the interpretation of data
• Application of theoretical probability to real world problems
Projects , Activities , etc .: Varies by teacher Instructional Focus : Instruction presented in a variety of ways , use of statistical software and some hands-on activities
COLL : Mathematical Ideas [ STEP only , concurrent enrollment with Anoka Technical College .] Intended Audience : Grade 12 Credit : Two trimesters = 1.0 credit Major Outcomes :
• Foundations in Logic
• Set theory Statistics for decision making Instructional Focus : High order problem solving skills to solve real-life problems .
SCIENCE
Biology [ Online , PSEO only ] Prerequisite / Selection Process : Physical Science 9 , Chemistry I , Honors Chemistry I Intended Audience : Grade 11 Credit : Two trimesters = 1.0 credit Major Outcomes :
• Describe cycles and interactions in the natural world
• Understand structure and function of cells
• Understand principles and applications of genetics
• Knowledge of biological change over time
• Understand life processes and diversity of life on Earth
Projects , Activities , etc .: Lab work Instructional Focus : Small and large group lecture and lab activities
SOCIAL STUDIES
Social Studies 11 : World History Prerequisite / Selection Process : US History or AP US History Intended Audience : Grade 11 Credit : Two trimesters = 1.0 credit Major Outcomes :
• Study of significant events , people , issues , and perspectives from Africa , Asia , Europe , Latin America , and the Middle East
• A balance of cultural , economic , geographic , political , and social history are presented
• Gain an appreciation and understanding of diverse perspectives
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