Resources - K

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Listen and Hear My Voice - ICT Media Literacy Resource
Ethical and Responsible Use of Information and Communication Technology Part II Elementary
Writing Catholic Curriculum Course 2006
Sacramental Preparation for Students with Special Needs - A Guide for Catholic Educators
Information and Communication Technology Literacy Activities 2005
Gifts of Love - A Collection of Prayer Services 2003
Catholic Curriculum Maps - Foundational Support for Catholic Teachers 2006
A Framework for Kindergarten in Catholic Schools in God's Image - A Primary Foundation
Integrating Mathematics and Information & Communication Technology
Assessment, Evaluation and Reporting in Elementary Religious Education - A Research Report
 
 
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Listen and Hear My Voice - ICT Media Literacy Resource
Audience:  
Grade K-8
Descriptor:  
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. This new resource provides a uniquely Catholic, faith-based perspective which will help teachers address a variety of literacy and cross-curricular expectations through the use of ministry licensed software. Teachers will have a range of ICT activities which will engage students to think critically about the influence of media in their lives and provide them with skills to respond in a manner that is congruent with their faith.
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Acrobat Reader
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( 1.87MB )

 
 
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Ethical and Responsible Use of Information and Communication Technology Part II Elementary
Audience:  
Grade 1-6
Descriptor:  
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. The resource is divided into three main sections: Teaching about Digital Citizenship, Copyright and Intellectual Property and Our Global Village. With an introduction, teachers will find foundational skills viewed through the Catholic social teachings and the Catholic Graduate Expectations which are embedded in case studies, sample learning goals and success criteria, activities, resources and BLMs. Primary and junior Catholic teachers have a rich teaching resource at their fingertips!
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Acrobat Reader
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( 1.64MB )

 
 
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Writing Catholic Curriculum Course 2006
Audience:  
Grade K-12
Descriptor:  
This resource is intended to assist writers who will be working on writing projects/units. It provides a framework for writers to plan and review the work of infusing the Catholic world view into the content of their writing, as well as providing background information, resources and reflective readings. The appendices contain many practical resources for planning and classroom use.
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Acrobat Reader
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( 573KB )

 
 
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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 at the school level for students with special needs.
Requirements:  
Acrobat Reader, Microsoft PowerPoint
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( 328KB )

 
 
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Information and Communication Technology Literacy Activities 2005
Audience:  
Grade K-8
Descriptor:  
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. For each grade, the following components are provided: Grade-Specific Title Page, Activity Overview Chart, Writing Activities, Reading Activities, Oral & Visual Communication Activities.
Requirements:  
Acrobat Reader, Specific selections of Ministry Licensed Software
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( 40.7MB )

 
 
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Gifts of Love - A Collection of Prayer Services 2003
Audience:  
Grade K-12
Descriptor:  
This resource assists educators in fostering a spiritual experience within the Catholic school community. Catholic Education is committed to the ongoing formation of the soul. It is hoped that this resource may help facilitate the communal process of transformation which is the mission of Catholic Education. Reflecting special times within the school and liturgical calendar a number of prayers services have been created for your use.
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Acrobat Reader
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( 4.5MB )

 
 
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Catholic Curriculum Maps - Foundational Support for Catholic Teachers 2006
Audience:  
Grade K-8
Descriptor:  
The Catholic Curriculum Maps Grade K-8 is a rich resource which helps teachers plan and implement a distinctive Catholic curriculum. Mandated to teach the provincial curriculum, Catholic teachers use the CCC Curriculum Maps to help them make the Catholic content visible. A Catholic Theme and Essential Questions identified from the Religious Education and Family Life Education programs help to provide the Catholic lens by which all other subject areas can be viewed in light of the Catholic social teachings. The Maps are a rich planning tool for Catholic teachers and a guide for student reflection and response.
Requirements:  
Acrobat Reader
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( 460KB )

 
 
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A Framework for Kindergarten in Catholic Schools in God's Image - A Primary Foundation
Audience:  
Grade K
Descriptor:  
This resource, A Framework for Kindergarten in Catholic Schools - In God`s Image A Primary Foundation is a document which highlights the appropriateness and continued currency of the In God`s Image for four and five year old students. The framework demonstrates how the activities found In God`s Image are relevant and can be used to meet many of the Kindergarten expectations, as outlined by the Ministry of Education. A Framework for Kindergarten in Catholic Schools is a rich resource including such topics as: Developmentally Appropriate Practices, Entry to School, Building a Welcoming Learning Environment, Monthly Planning Themes, Literacy and Numeracy, Assessment and Evaluation and many other valuable resources for Catholic Kindergarten teachers.
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Acrobat Reader
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( 612KB )

 
 
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Integrating Mathematics and Information & Communication Technology
Audience:  
Grade K-8
Descriptor:  
The ICT Numeracy Activities resource provides a wide range of numeracy activities and resources for Kindergarten to Grade 8 based on the Data Management & Probability and the Geometry & Spatial Sense strands. The lessons focus on the integration of ministry licensed computer software to meet expectations. It has a user-friendly presentation of lessons, activity templates, student instruction BLM and other resources to assist teachers in their planning, teaching and assessment of mathematics, while incorporating technology as a tool to support the mathematical understanding.
Requirements:  
Acrobat Reader, Specific selections of Ministry Licensed Software
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GradeTitleDownload
K-8Introduction
KData Management and Probability Strand
KGeometry and Spatial Sense Strand
1Data Management and Probability Strand
1Geometry and Spatial Sense Strand
2Data Management and Probability Strand
2Geometry and Spatial Sense Strand
3Data Management and Probability Strand
3Geometry and Spatial Sense Strand
4Data Management and Probability Strand
4Geometry and Spatial Sense Strand
5Data Management and Probability Strand
5Geometry and Spatial Sense Strand
6Data Management and Probability Strand
6Geometry and Spatial Sense Strand
7Data Management and Probability Strand
7Geometry and Spatial Sense Strand
8Data Management and Probability Strand
8Geometry and Spatial Sense Strand
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Assessment, Evaluation and Reporting in Elementary Religious Education - A Research Report
Audience:  
Grade K-8
Descriptor:  
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. The resource reviews a range of data sources, poses leading questions, essential learnings and recommendations based on the research. The resource also examines assessment, evaluation and reporting found in each unit, Kindergarten to Grade 8 Born of the Spirit and We Are Strong Together series in light of current Backward Design for curriculum planning and assessment language from the Ministry.
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Acrobat Reader
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( 2.50MB )