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 …
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 …
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 …
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.
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.
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.
This resource explains some of the most common “hot spots” where people find conflict between science and Catholicism.
An online platform where Gr. 7 and 8 teachers, and students can engage virtually with other groups province-wide to participate in five distinct Catholic modules focused around the sacrament of Confirmation.
This resource provides teachers with practical implementation strategies to connect the assessment principles of Growing Success with the Elementary Religious Education Curriculum (2012).
Integrate student digital portfolios in the K – 6 classroom.
Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ: Combined Grades 1 and 2 Teaching Strategies is a teacher resource intended to assist those teachers with a combined class of grades 1 and 2 students.
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.
This resource assists educators in fostering a spiritual experience within the Catholic school community.
The Catholic Curriculum Maps Grade K-8 is a rich resource which helps teachers plan and implement a distinctive Catholic curriculum.
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.
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.
Engaging the Soul through the ARTS will provide elementary teachers with concrete lessons on how to bring the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectations to life in the Arts.
The CCC has produced a number of electronic resources related to secondary courses.
This ‘Catholic Perspective’ is a support document for the teacher’s guide to the CBC Video Series ‘Canada: A People’s History’.
The Robust Thinking Tasks and the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectations provide elementary teachers with current information around the Ministry of Education`s challenge to create rich Robust Thinking Tasks for students.
Listen and Hear My Voice approaches Media Literacy by identifying the critical learning and guiding questions which find their underpinnings in the Ontario Catholic School Graduate Expectations.
Ethical and Responsible Use of ICT Part II provides a uniquely Catholic, faith-based perspective which will help teachers assist their young students in making sense of digital technologies.
Educators will find that this document provides an outstanding alignment of expectations, as well as a clear articulation of Catholic educational resources.
This resource is intended to assist writers who will be working on writing projects/units.
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 …
Footprints: The Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectations in the 21st Century is an online resource of 7, 4-hour modules for upper Elementary students and 7, 4-hour modules for Secondary students.
Through the leadership of the Institute for Catholic Education, Ontario now has its first-ever Ontario Catholic Elementary Curriculum Policy Document Grades 1-8, Family Life.
At the request of the Institute for Catholic Education, the Catholic Curriculum Corporation Central and Western Region (CCC), Faith in Education Council members have been involved in the process of reviewing the draft policy, offering direction in revisions and implementation strategies.