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Catholic Leadership and Service: A Call To Action (Grades 6-8) – D2L

In Elementary, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8 by jhm-admin

Catholic Leadership and Service: A Call to Action II (Grades 6-8) Audience: Elementary: Grade 6 – 8 Descriptor: This resource puts Catholic leadership and service-learning at the forefront of our teaching in Catholic schools. The Religious Education policy document places importance on Living a Moral Life and Living in Solidarity. These strands focus on conscience formation and imparting to children …

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Catholic Leadership and Service: A Call To Action II (Grades 3-5) – D2L

In Elementary, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5 by jhm-admin

Catholic Leadership and Service: A Call To Action II (Grades 3-5) Audience: Elementary Grades 3-5 Descriptor: This resource puts Catholic leadership and service-learning at the forefront of our teaching in Catholic schools. The Religious Education policy document places importance on Living a Moral Life and Living in Solidarity. These strands focus on conscience formation and imparting to children that each …

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A Collection of K-8 Retreats for Catholic Elementary Schools: A Resource Guide for Facilitators

In Elementary, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8 by jhm-admin

A Collection of K-8 Retreats for Catholic Elementary Schools: A Resource Guide for Facilitators Audience: Elementary Grades 1-8 Descriptor:   This resource is a compilation of retreats tailored specifically to the elementary-aged student. Each retreat is aligned with the Ontario Catholic Elementary Curriculum Policy Document for Religious Education Grades 1-8. In addition, The Ontario Catholic School Graduate Expectations, Catholic Social …

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Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ

In Elementary, Grade 1, Kindergarten by jhm-admin

Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ Audience: Kindergarten, Elementary Grade 1 Descriptor: Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ: Combined Kindergarten and Grade 1 Teaching Strategies is a teacher resource intended to assist those teachers with a combined class of Kindergarten and Grade 1 students. The resource offers strategies that allow teachers to teach a combination of the two programs. Organization …

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Catholic Leadership and Service: A Call To Action II (Grades 3-5)

In Elementary, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5 by jhm-admin

Catholic Leadership and Service: A Call To Action II (Grades 3-5) Audience: Elementary Grades 3-5 Descriptor: This resource puts Catholic leadership and service-learning at the forefront of our teaching in Catholic schools. The Religious Education policy document places importance on Living a Moral Life and Living in Solidarity. These strands focus on conscience formation and imparting to children that each …

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Literacy Through Religion

In Elementary, Grade 10, Grade 3, Grade 6, Secondary by jhm-admin

Literacy Through Religion Audience: Elementary/Secondary  (Grades 3, 6, 10) Descriptor: This resource offers literacy resources with a religious lens for grades 3, 6 and 10. There are 3 components. The first consists of literacy lessons centering on biblical figures. These include biographies, new animated videos, links, biblical connections and verses. These are offered in French and English. The second component is …

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Growing In Faith, Growing In Christ

In Elementary, Grade 7, Grade 8 by jhm-admin

Growing In Faith, Growing In Christ Audience: Elementary Grades 7 and 8 Descriptor: Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ: Combined Grades 7 and 8 Teaching Strategies is a teacher resource intended to assist those teachers with a combined class of grades 7 and 8 students. The resource offers strategies that allow teachers to teach a combination of the two programs. …

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Listening With The Heart: Building Safe and Inclusive Classrooms Through Mindfulness and Meditation

In Elementary, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Secondary by jhm-admin

Listening With The Heart: Building Safe and Inclusive Classrooms Through Mindfulness and Meditation Audience: Grades 7-12 Descriptor: This resource helps students become: more discerning believers through meditation reflections, more effective communicators through developing active listening skills and understanding how to respond as opposed to react, and how to be more responsible citizens and caring family members through the activities that …

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They Shall Be Comforted: Accompanying The Bereaved In Catholic Schools

In Staff by jhm-admin

They Shall Be Comforted: Accompanying The Bereaved In Catholic Schools Audience: Staff Descriptor: This resource provides system leaders, school chaplains, classroom educators and other school staff the tools needed to provide pastoral support and guidance to students and their families, as well as to staff who are impacted by a bereavement or other tragic events. The increasing diversity of our …

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Catholic Leadership and Service: A Call To Action

In Elementary, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8 by jhm-admin

Catholic Leadership and Service: A Call to Action Audience: Elementary: Grade 6 – 8 Descriptor: This resource focuses on the core teachings from the strands of Living A Moral Life and Living in Solidarity from the Religious Education Curriculum, to help students build their skills and take action on the issues they care about, from poverty, to bullying and the …

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Laudato si’ Movement: Activities for Grade 9, 10, & 12 In French Immersion

In Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 9, Secondary by jhm-admin

Laudato si’ Movement: Activities for Grade 9, 10, & 12 In French Immersion Audience: Elementary: Secondary Descriptor: Laudato si’ Movement for French Immersion in Ontario Catholic Schools, is a resource containing three activities for each of grade 9 French Immersion Geography (CGC1DF), grade 10 French Immersion History (CHC2DF), and Grade 12 French Immersion French (FIF4U). Activities will explore the papal …

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Growing Through the Arts

In Elementary, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8 by jhm-admin

Growing Through the Arts Audience: Elementary: Primary/Junior/Intermediate Descriptor: Growing Through The Arts: An Integrated Religion and Arts Approach, is an online platform where Primary, Junior and Intermediate educators can engage virtually with their students through numerous lessons and activities. This resource has been designed to support the learning expectations covered in the Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ Religion Program …

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Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ: Combined Grades 6 and 7 Teaching Strategies

In Elementary, Grade 6, Grade 7 by jhm-admin

Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ: Combined Grades 6 and 7 Teaching Strategies Audience: Elementary: Grades 6 – 7 Descriptor: Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ: Combined Grades 6 and 7 Teaching Strategies is a teacher resource intended to assist those teachers with a combined class of grades 6 and 7 students. The resource offers strategies that allow teachers to …

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Faith and Science in Ontario Catholic Schools

In Elementary, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8 by jhm-admin

Faith and Science in Ontario Catholic Schools Audience: Elementary: Grades 5 – 8 Descriptor: This resource explores how our Church approaches how scientific truth informs our faith. In this series of lessons, students in grades 5-8 are introduced to the idea that science and faith are not opposed to each other, but rather are mutually complementary.  Analyzing the Ontario Science …

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Catholic Education Resource Bank (CERB)

In All Resources, Elementary, Grade 1, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Kindergarten, Secondary by jhm-admin

The CERB is a resource that collects and vets resources for Catholic teachers to use in the Catholic School context. The resources available will be updated regularly. They are intended to be easily accessible and to be used by teachers on a daily basis or on an as-needed basis to support their classroom work. It is a one stop place for Catholic activities that can be tied to Catholic curriculum.

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21st Century Shepherds: Stewards of Student Data

In All Resources, Elementary, Grade 1, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Kindergarten, Secondary by Marie Osborne

21st Century Shepherds was created to address the very pressing need of providing educators with both the knowledge of their moral, legal and ethical obligations around student data and providing a toolkit for evaluating the relative safety of the tool for student use.

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Sacramental Preparation for Students with Special Needs

In All Resources, Elementary, Grade 1, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Kindergarten, Secondary by Marie Osborne

This resource will assist educators in providing appropriate preparation for the sacraments to students with special needs, foster an attitude of inclusion, raise the awareness of educators in regards to available resources, and provide support to educators and parish priests for sacramental preparation at the school level for students with special needs.

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Catholic Competencies: A New Perspective on the Catholic Graduate Expectations

In All Resources, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 9, Secondary by Marie Osborne

This digital resource refreshes the vision of the Catholic Graduate Expectations and makes more explicit connections to the Global Competencies (GCs). In doing so, it aligns the CGEs with the GCs and creates resources for teachers to better approach the holistic formation of every student, given the ever-changing, complex world of today.

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Reconciliation Through Reflection

In All Resources, Elementary, Grade 2, Grade 3 by Marie Osborne

Reconciliation Through Reflection is an online platform where Gr. 2/3 teachers, and students can engage virtually in five distinct Catholic modules focused around the sacrament of Reconciliation. These modules have engaging activities, interactive videos and discussion questions which lend to the themes of the Growing In Faith, Growing In Christ program, as well as are closely connected to the Religious Education Policy Document.

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Communion Through Community

In All Resources, Elementary, Grade 2, Grade 3 by Marie Osborne

Communion Through Community is an online platform where Gr. 2/3 teachers, and students can engage virtually in five distinct Catholic modules focused around the sacrament of Communion. These modules have engaging activities which lend to the themes of the Growing In Faith, Growing In Christ program, as well as are closely connected to the Religious Education Policy Document. Communion Through Community is not intended to replace the Religious Education program, but to be a supplementary resource to assist in preparing students for First Holy Communion.

Catholicity, Communication, Computers and Math

In All Resources, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 9, Secondary by Marie Osborne

CCC & Math focuses on infusing Catholicism into the Communications, Computer Technology and Math courses while it combines the Mathematics and Technology courses. The resource contains instructional videos organized in playlists by topic, that will continue to be updated, as well as notes and walk-throughs for every lesson organized in folders by topic that are continually updated.

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The Catholic Film Reader: Reading and Making Film/Media Text with Meaning

In All Resources, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 9, Secondary by Marie Osborne

Within Catholic Education authentic opportunities to analyze media text through a faith lens are a means to engage our students as discerning believers. It is with the goal to embrace media as a critical and urgent literacy that the Catholic Film Reader examines popular Hollywood film text through the lens of core gospel values.

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Assessment, Evaluation and Reporting in Elementary Religious Education – A Research Report

In All Resources, Elementary, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Kindergarten by Marie Osborne

The Assessment, Evaluation and Reporting in Elementary Religious Education – A Research Report provides a reference for curriculum consultants, coordinators and/or future writers to use when addressing assessment, evaluation and reporting of the current Religious Education programs in Catholic schools in Ontario.

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The Ethical and Responsible Use of Information and Communication Technology – A Guideline for all Stakeholders in Catholic Education

In All Resources, Elementary, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Secondary by Marie Osborne

The Ethical and Responsible Use of Information and Communication Technology – A Guideline for all Stakeholders in Catholic Education will provide intermediate and secondary teachers with lessons to deal with this very current and critical topic.

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Sacramental Preparation for Students with Special Needs – A Guide for Catholic Educators

In All Resources, Elementary, Grade 1, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Kindergarten, Secondary by Marie Osborne

Sacramental Preparation for Students with Special Needs – A Guide for Catholic Educators Audience:   Grade K-12 Descriptor:   This resource will assist educators in providing appropriate preparation for the sacraments to students with special needs, foster an attitude of inclusion, raise the awareness of educators in regards to available resources, and provide support to educators and parish priests for sacramental preparation …

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Information and Communication Technology Literacy Activities 2005

In All Resources, Elementary, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8 by Marie Osborne

To assist teachers in using ICT within their Language program to improve student literacy. The use of computer-based instructional strategies supports and enriches student learning in the areas of reading, writing and oral and visual communication, as well as the development of ICT competencies.

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Integrating Science and Technology and Catholic Curriculum Maps

In All Resources, Elementary, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8 by Marie Osborne

The Integrating Science and Technology and Catholic Curriculum Maps, Understanding Life Systems resource provides practical examples for teachers in using the Catholic Curriculum Corporation’s Catholic Curriculum Maps, to support the implementation of the Ontario Curriculum, Grades 1-8: Science and Technology strand, Understanding Life Systems from a uniquely Catholic perspective.