AP and ELECTIVE FAIR Resources

AP and Elective Fair Resources

AP and ELECTIVE FAIR COURSE RESOURCES 2021 - IN PROGRESS
 

Look into this page for updates resources for the AP and Elective Fair! (still being updated, last updated: 01.28.21) - stay tuned for more updates!

We will kick off our AP and Elective Fair at 1:45pm in this Zoom Room. 

Main Zoom Room (1:45-1:55pm, Tuesday, February 2, 2021) to Welcome all AP and Elective Prospects:

No password needed! Open to ALL STUDENTS! Come to this welcome meeting before going off to see other teacher's classes!

 

John Nepomuceno is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

 

Topic: AP and Elective Fair Open House 

Time: Feb 2, 2021 01:45 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

 

Join Zoom Meeting

https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/85124286935

 

Meeting ID: 851 2428 6935

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Please refer to the respective class on the list for the Zoom Link so you can visit and ask questions below. NOTE: Some Zoom Links are on the Slide Deck and/or Hyperlink to the respective Teacher. Also, some Teachers teach several Electives so refer to their link to access their Zoom room. If you can't find what you're looking for, come back to the main Zoom Room for help:

ENGLISH DEPARTMENT SLIDE DECK

AP English Literature

12th Grade Only

Counts as a “B-English” credit

Must be taken in addition to your pathway 12th grade European Literature course

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Mr. Wilcox (wilcoxe@sfusd.edu)

Wilcox
Introduction: Video
Letter to Parents: AP English
Syllabus: AP English | AP Lit Summer Reading
Zoom link: 

Join Zoom Meeting

https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/89989596034

 

Meeting ID: 899 8959 6034

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Meeting ID: 899 8959 6034

Find your local number: https://sfusd.zoom.us/u/kexWAc1zEU

English Language Development (ELD)

Students who enter SFUSD with a primary language other than English receive English Language Development support to help students develop English Language proficiency. Click the link above to learn more about the courses offered at Balboa that support our English Language Learner students. 

 

For more information about Balboa’s ELD program contact Ms. Pasternack (pasternackn@sfusd.edu)

SOCIAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENT SLIDE DECK

AP Psychology

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “G-College Preparatory Elective” credit

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Mr. Cuiriz (cuirizr@sfusd.edu)

Cuiriz
Introductions and Syllabus: AP Psychology
Zoom link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/86071332978?pwd=WlVRMTc3Qk9WdHZZQm5MR09lZ3VNdz09
Meeting ID: 860 7133 2978 Passcode: 484901

 

AP World History

10th Grade Only

Counts as an “A-History/Social Science” credit

Taken in place of 10th Grade World History

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Ms. Dills (dillsa@sfusd.edu)

Dills
Letter to Parents 
Syllabus: AP World History
Zoom link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/81377499421?pwd=cWp5eDZlWWJqUmloTDZWbmQyaFlvQT09
Meeting ID: 813 7749 9421 Passcode: 815318

 

Asian American History (PEP)

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “G-College Preparatory Elective” credit

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Carla Pangan (panganc@x.sfusd.edu)

Ethnic Studies

All Grade Levels

Counts as a “G-College Preparatory Elective” credit

Contact: Mr. Robledo-Maderazo (robledos@sfusd.edu)

Robledo-Maderazo and PEP
Intro Videos: Ethnic Studies 
Letter to Parents: Ethnic Studies 
Syllabus: Ethnic Studies 
Zoom link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/95343760234?pwd=cHZ2a3pMNmFsaUM2V3lVb2pkbjAxZz09
Meeting ID: 953 4376 0234 Passcode: 034027

Journalism

10th, 11th, and 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “G-College Preparatory Elective” credit

Contact: Mr. Creegan (creeganm@sfusd.edu)

Creegan
Intro 
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: Journalism TBD
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/89106376152?pwd=OTB0NGVJVUhOUndTSHdGWkpvMTg1dz09
Meeting ID: 891 0637 6152 Passcode: Journalism

Leadership

Counts as a “G-College Preparatory Elective” credit

Contact: Mr. Rosenberg (rosenbergm1@sfusd.edu)

Pre-Law (for non-LAW students)

12th Grade Only

Counts as a “G-College Preparatory Elective” credit

Contact: Mr. Rosenberg (rosenbergm1@sfusd.edu)

Rosenberg
Intro Videos:  Leadership | Pre-Law |
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: Leadership | Pre-Law
Zoom Link :https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/87646110668?pwd=OWhON2MyTzgxNXdUVDhMM3VXeXVqUT09
Meeting ID: 876 4611 0668 Passcode: 368041

Teaching for Diversity & Social Justice (for non-PULSE/WALC students)

12th Grade Only

Counts as a “G-College Preparatory Elective” credit

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Ms. Bjorklund (bjorklunda@sfusd.edu)

Bjorklund
Intro Video
Syllabus: Critical Thinking and Social Change | Teaching for Diversity
Zoom Link:
 

MATH DEPARTMENT SLIDE DECK

AP Calculus AB

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “C-Mathematics” credit

Must successfully complete Compression (Alg 2/PreCalc) or PreCalculus as a prerequisite

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Mr. Binkowski 

(binkowskid@sfusd.edu)

Binkowski
Intro Presentation to Families
Syllabus: AP Calculus AB
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/89909189166?pwd=c2NkRjNYL3lLdDN6N1VKYXZ6dG9yQT09
Meeting ID: 899 0918 9166 Passcode: 904140
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Meeting ID: 899 0918 9166
Passcode: 904140
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AP Computer Science A

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “C-Mathematics” credit

**Option to earn college credit**Contact: Ms. Pesquie (pesquiea@sfusd.edu)

AP Computer Science Principles

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “D-Science” Computer Sciences credit

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Ms. Pesquie (pesquiea@sfusd.edu)

Pesquie
Intro Presentations: AP Computer Science A | AP Computer Science Principles 
Materials
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/86844595141?pwd=L3dpMUgzNUo2c2p3UVg1Y3NxNS9nZz09

AP Statistics

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “C-Mathematics” credit

Must successfully complete Algebra 2, Compression (Alg 2/PreCalc) or PreCalculus as a prerequisite

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Mr. Gonzales (gonzalesj1@sfusd.edu)

Gonzales
Intro Presentation 
Syllabus: AP Stats
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/89871169410?pwd=RHhVMHlXK2tiMkN1Qi9iV250cnRoZz09

PreCalculus

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “C-Mathematics” credit

Must successfully complete Algebra 2 as a prerequisite

Contact: Ms. Medina (medinag@sfusd.edu)

Medina
Intro Presentations: Precalculus (P1)
Syllabus: Precalculus (P1) 
Zoom Link: 

https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/89451831291?pwd=M3RaKzNVZTU5Q3JLcW9QOE1SUXNWdz09

Probability & Statistics

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “C-Mathematics” credit

Must successfully complete Algebra 2 as a prerequisite

Contact: Mr. Weatherly (weatherlyr@sfusd.edu)

Weatherly
Intro Presentation 
Syllabus: Statistics
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/6965925297?pwd=Q3E4VXVwQjBmKzhxMTRyOGRqNklkdz09
Password: BalboaMath

SCIENCE DEPARTMENT SLIDE DECK

AP Biology

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “D-Science” Biology/Life Sciences credit

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Ms. Garcia (garciar2@sfusd.edu)

Garcia
Intro Presentation and Syllabus AP Biology | Video
Zoom Link:https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/83536813413
Meeting ID: 835 3681 3413

AP Physics

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “D-Science” Physical Sciences credit

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Mr. Fang (fangy1@sfusd.edu)

Fang
Intro Presentations: AP Physics | NGSS Physics | Letter to Parents
Syllabus: AP Physics | NGSS Physics 
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/81209631822?pwd=SW9XS3RoWjQ2dWZPS0ZoQzlOeEdRZz09
Meeting ID: 812 0963 1822 Passcode: 123283

Astronomy (for non-WALC students)

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “D-Science” Physical Sciences credit

Contact: Ms. DeAraujo (dearaujoj@sfusd.edu)

Environmental Science (for non-WALC students)

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “D-Science” Interdisciplinary Sciences credit

Contact: Ms. DeAraujo (dearaujoj@sfusd.edu)

Gardening

Pending UC approval. Likely “D- Science” Biology/Life Sciences credit

Contact: Ms. DeAraujo (deearaujoj@sfusd.edu)

DeAraujo
Intro Videos: Astronomy (P1/2/6) | Gardening (P4) | Environmental Science (P5)
Syllabus: Astronomy (P1/2/6) | Gardening (P4) | Environmental Science (P5)
Zoom Link: 
https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/81507166186?pwd=U3QrR3JEMkgwZEtrM3Q3VU5hUW5vdz09
Meeting ID: 815 0716 6186 Passcode: msdzoom
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Meeting ID: 815 0716 6186
Passcode: 2437831
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NGSS Chemistry

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “D-Science” Chemistry/Earth & Space Sciences credit

Contact: Mr. Avendano (avendanof@sfusd.edu)

Avendano
Intro Presentation
Syllabus: Chemistry
Zoom Link: 

NGSS CHEMISTRY

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Meeting ID: 882 3384 8166

Passcode: 515546

 

Physiology

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as a “D-Science” Biology/Life Sciences credit

Contact: Ms. Walstrom (walstromj@sfusd.edu)

WORLD LANGUAGE DEPARTMENT SLIDE DECK

AP Chinese 

10th, 11th, & 12th Grade Only

Prerequisite: 4-5 years of a Chinese class

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Ms. Chen (chen-tsueil1@sfusd.edu)

Chen
Intro Video 
Syllabus: 3Y Chinese | AP Chinese
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/7527219860?pwd=dzl6OTBIS3QyWTNBTi9ZbVhoWU8wQT09   
Meeting ID: 752 721 9860 Passcode: 053632

AP Spanish 

10th, 11th, & 12th Grade Only

Prerequisite: Spanish 3 and ability to reasonably read, speak, and write in Spanish

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Ms. Mallque (mallquea@sfusd.edu)

Chinese 1

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

Contact: Ms. Liu (liuw@sfusd.edu)

Chinese 2

Prerequisite: Chinese 1 or equivalent

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

Contact: Ms. Liu (liuw@sfusd.edu)

Liu
Introductions and Syllabus: Chinese 1 | Chinese 2
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/3573771180?pwd=aENHNkVmQUlzS2x1T3l1RE01cjlpQT09
Meeting ID: 357 377 1180 Passcode: 7axL4L

Chinese 3

Prerequisite: Chinese 2 or equivalent

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

Contact: Ms. Chen ((chen-tsueil1@sfusd.edu)

Filipino 1

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

Contact: TBD (siyamf@sfusd.edu)

Filipino 2

Prerequisite: Filipino 1 or equivalent

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

Contact: TBD (siyamf@sfusd.edu)

Spanish 1

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

Contact: Ms. Inglis (inglisv@sfusd.edu)

Spanish 2

Prerequisite: Spanish 1 or equivalent

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

Contact: Ms. Inglis (inglisv@sfusd.edu)

Spanish 3

Prerequisite: Spanish 2 or equivalent

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

Contact: Ms. Inglis (inglisv@sfusd.edu)

Inglis
Intro Presentation 
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/87611429805?pwd=czl3dU1YNGFFdmkxaSt0MmJ5TzQvQT09
Meeting ID: 876 1142 9805 Passcode: hola

Spanish 3 for Native Speakers

Open to fluent Spanish speakers

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

Contact: Ms. Mallque (mallquea@sfusd.edu)

Spanish 4

Prerequisite: Spanish 3 or equivalent

Counts as an “E-Language Other Than English” credit

Alternative to AP Spanish

Contact: Ms. Mallque (mallquea@sfusd.edu)

Mallque
Intro Presentations: AP Spanish | Spanish N3 | Quien Soy Yo | Letters to Parents: AP Spanish | Spanish (Native) 3
Syllabus: AP Spanish | Spanish (Native) 3
Zoom Link: 
https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/83581302997?pwd=dlRlVWJMOGlnK3o5eGtXanltTENIUT09

Meeting ID: 835 8130 2997
Passcode: 401461
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Meeting ID: 835 8130 2997
Passcode: 401461
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VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS (VAPA) DEPARTMENT SLIDE DECK

AP Art Drawing

11th & 12th Grade Only

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

**Option to earn college credit**

Contact: Mr. Larson (larsonj@sfusd.edu)

Larson
AP Studio Art Course Description | 8 Habits of Mind | Studio Structures
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/86743175184?pwd=YS8zOHl1QWVNU0k3ckM5ZUJWYWMrQT09

Art 1

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Ms. Ulloa (ulloam@sfusd.edu)

Advanced Art

Counts as an “F-Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Ms. Ulloa (ulloam@sfusd.edu)

Ulloa
Intro Video 
Letter to Parents
Syllabus: Art | PULSE Art
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/84506196366?pwd=U3QrR3hqbXFIcDhObndXbWdlTExGZz09
Meeting ID: 845 0619 6366 Passcode: 236058

Band 2

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Mr. Dumlao (dumlaoj@sfusd.edu)

Band 3

10th, 11th, and 12th Grade Only

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Mr. Dumlao (dumlaoj@sfusd.edu)

Modern Band

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Mr. Dumlao (dumlaoj@sfusd.edu)

Dumlao
Intro Presentations: Band | Guitar (P2/3/5)| Orchestra |
Syllabus: Band | Guitar (P2/3/5) | Orchestra
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/6712806829?pwd=R202dVRwcnlzWW5tc2ZZYVRNZ2JOUT09
Meeting ID: 671 280 6829 Passcode: 714135

Creative Computing

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Mr. Bayangos (bayangosm@sfusd.edu)

Bayangos
Intro Video 
Letter to Parents
DJ Audio/Media  | 10th CAST | Creative Computing Info 
Zoom Link:https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/83167748972?pwd=SmlNQ2xSdXp5RHJuYkRnNXZXbjRZUT09

Meeting ID: 831 6774 8972 Passcode: 648416

Dance 1

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Ms. Ulloa (ulloam@sfusd.edu)
 

Dance 2

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Ms. Ulloa (ulloam@sfusd.edu)

DJ Audio/Media Production 1

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Mr. Bayangos (bayangosm@sfusd.edu)

 

DJ Audio/Media Production 2

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Mr. Bayangos (bayangosm@sfusd.edu)

 

Media Arts 1 (for non-CAST students)

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Mr. Lee or Mr. Larson (leeg1@sfusd.edu or larsonj@sfusd.edu)

Lee, G
2nd Period Media Arts 1
4th CAST Media Arts 1
5th CAST Media Arts 2
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Multimedia (10th Grade CAST)

10th Grade Only- Special Program

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Mr. Bayangos (bayangosm@sfusd.edu)

Orchestra 2

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Mr. Dumlao (dumlaoj@sfusd.edu)

Orchestra 3

10th, 11th and 12th Grade Only

Counts as an “F- Visual & Performing Arts” credit

Contact: Mr. Dumlao (dumlaoj@sfusd.edu)

PE/JROTC DEPARTMENT SLIDE DECK

PHYSICAL EDUCATION (PE)

Course Options to Satisfy PE Requirement in 9th Grade: 

PE 1

9th Grade Only

Contact: Mr. Porter or Ms. Ramirez (portert@sfusd.edu or ramirezr1@sfusd.edu)

OR

JROTC 1

9th Grade Only

Contact: Major Kent or SFC Randhawa (kents@sfusd.edu or randhawac@sfusd.edu)

 

Course Options to Satisfy PE Requirements in 10th Grade: 

Fit for Life 2

10th Grade Only

Contact: Mr. Cubales or Ms. Louey (cubalesv@sfusd.edu or loueyl@sfusd.edu)

OR

Swimming

10th, 11th, and 12th Grade Only

Offered 1st period only at Balboa Pool (off campus)

Contact: Mr. Cubales (cubalesv@sfusd.edu)

OR

JROTC 2

10th, 11th, and 12th Grade Only

Contact: Major Kent or SFC Randhawa (kents@sfusd.edu or randhawac@sfusd.edu)

OR

JROTC Leaders Lab

10th, 11th, and 12th Grade Only

Offered After School Only

Contact: Major Kent or SFC Randhawa (kents@sfusd.edu or randhawac@sfusd.edu)

MAJ Kent and SFC Randhawa
Intro Presentation | Biography | Photo
Letter to Parents | JROTC Events
JROTC Cadet Creed | Core Abilities | Mission Values | Why Join? | What is JROTC (video)
Syllabus: JROTC
Zoom Link: https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/83291793622