Catholic school education is superb for many reasons. Teaching about Jesus and the Gospel values is right at the top … but so is the excellence of our education. That excellence begins early here at Grace, and it begins with math.
Good math skills are critical to long term academic success, and should be taught creatively and passionately. Small children love math! Continue Reading
Oh boy, this is the next to last week of school. It’s hard to get anything really “done.” Everybody’s too excited (including the teacher)!!!
I do have to finish up testing, though. I model my assessment after the Illinois Early Learning Standard, but I also test in different ways though out the year. Continue Reading
This week is Pirate Week and man, are we having fun! We’re dressing up, rattling chains and even learning a lot!!
This week we learned about outer space. First, we went to the NASA website where Elmo gave us a tour of the space shuttle and parts of the Kennedy Space Center. Elmo also interviewed an astronaut. The students loved it and learned a lot! Continue Reading