The SFACA Family of Teachers & Staff have a message….

Hello SFACA Students & Families,

We miss you all terribly, so we decided to make this video message to let you know how much!
Enjoy the Easter Break, and we will see you all virtually when online instruction resumes next week.
Be well and stay safe!
With love,
Your SFACA Teachers & Staff
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Visit Wide Open School – Resources for Every Grade Level…

Wide Open School is a free collection of the best online learning experiences for kids curated by the editors at Common Sense. There is so much good happening, and they are there to gather great stuff and organize it so teachers and families can easily find it and plan each day. 

Visit them here: Wide Open School Website

 

 

Revised Instructional Week Schedule

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Academy logoDear Families, 

As remote learning becomes part of the fabric of our current reality, it is important to create structures and expectations, which help all involved succeed and stay healthy and sane.  To that end, as we come to the close of the 3rd week of providing teaching and student learning experiences from our homes, it is important to establish schedules, but also allow for the schedule to changeโ€ฆ Continue reading “Revised Instructional Week Schedule”

Check out Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems, everyday at 1pm…

Mo Willems, a number one New York Times best-selling author and illustrator, (Donโ€™t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!Knuffle Bunny, et al),  invites YOU into his studio every day for his LUNCH DOODLE. Grab some paper and pencils, pens, or crayons and join Mo to explore ways of writing and making together. 

https://www.kennedy-center.org/education/mo-willems/

SFACA Distance Learning Information for All Grades

Dear Parents,

We learned today that all schools and academies in the Diocese of Brooklyn and Queens will be closed until April 20, 2020.  This was a difficult decision and it came out of the heartfelt concern for our entire school community. Alternative learning venues are being set into place to ensure that the students will be engaged and learning. 

In order to keep our students moving forward here at SFACA grades 3 through 8 will be utilizing Google Classroom for instruction.  All students have their Google sign-ins and should log in daily to complete work assigned by the teacher.  Report Cards are being mailed home today along with your Option C log in. Continue reading “SFACA Distance Learning Information for All Grades”

PK-109 Newsletter – Week of November 11th

Pre-K 109 Classroom Newsletter
November 11th-November 15th

Classroom News

This week we will be learning about where people and animals live. We will explore different animal homes and compare how they are similar and different from people’s homes.

Books

We will be reading many books this week that are about animals and their homes

Read more…

 

PK-109 Newsletter – Week of November 4th

Pre-K 109 Classroom Newsletter
November 4th-November 8th

Classroom News

This week we will begin our next unit of study, Where We Live. In this unit the students will learn that homes are places where we live. They will learn we are a part of a community and there are special people in our community that help to make it a nice place to live.

Books

We will be reading many books this week that are about our community.

Read more…

PK-109 Newsletter – Week of October 7th

Pre-K 109 Classroom Newsletter
October 7th-October 11th
Classroom News

The children had a great time learning all about what makes them unique and their sense of sight. This week we will be learning all about our sense of hearing. We will also talk about our feelings.

Books

We will be reading many books this week that are about feelings and our senses:  Read more…