• Mrs. Ontiveros
    Room 103
    281-641-4875                            
    nancy.ontiveros@humbleisd.net
     
    Conference: 1st Period
    Tutoring: Tuesday, AM & PM
     
    Foods for Today: 2nd, 3rd, 6th, and 7th periods
     
    Hospitality & Tourism: 4th and 5th periods
     
    salad
    Foods for today is designed for 7th and 8th graders to learn the basics of food preparation and nutrition in one semester. Topics covered are cooking terms, kitchen equipment, reading a recipe, measuring, kitchen safety, table setting, and etiquette. Without a doubt, the favorite parts of this class are cooking and eating the food.......yummy! A required lab fee of $20 is set by the district.
    Principles of Hospitality and Tourism consists of two semesters and is designed for 8th graders to explore the industry as a career option while earning one credit for high school.  The enormous growth potential and opportunities in this field are continually growing and currently employ 50% of today's work force.  Areas of study include travel, lodging, recreation, tourism, and food and beverage.  A variety of teaching methods are used which consists of guest speakers from the industry, internet assignments, potential field trips, textbook, and hands on activities. A required lab fee of $5 is set by the district.