Watching Pope Francis with Preschoolers

I love teaching in a Catholic school so much. Why? Well, it’s not the money (but then, as a nun I chose a life that would never be rich). It’s not the status either (ditto to the last sentence). It’s the … Jesus.

Take last Wednesday as the College of Cardinals burned white smoke. The whole school was excited! Every classroom turned on the TV (actually, we broadcast on our Smart Boards). We watched and discussed what was going on. Continue Reading

Our Superhero Jesus!

Who is the strongest, coolest, best superhero in the world? Ask my kids. Jesus, of course! 🙂

 

Superheroes was our theme last week and boy, did we have fun. We sang songs like I Don’t Have to be a Superman by Mary Rice Hopkins, Superhero by Go Fish, and Jesus, You’re my Superhero.

 

Superheroes weren’t just for singing about, though. We used them across the curriculum. 🙂

 

Visit Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy!

If you’ve been reading my blog, you know I teach preschool at Our Lady of Grace. It’s simply a wonderful school, and I’m blessed to teach here. I hope you’ll come see it next Sunday (if you live nearby)! 🙂

In fact, we’re hosting an Open House for the public. We’d love to introduce you to the best school in the area, and love to welcome your children and your neighbor’s children to attend. Let me tell you why: Continue Reading