Grade 1A Classroom Page
Mrs. Jean Fausey
B.S. from Bloomsburg State College
Instructional II certificate
Advanced Religious Certification
Over 30 years at S.J.A.
I am a member of Holy Name of Jesus Parish. I am an Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist.
At S.J.A., I am the Religion coordinator and I am the resource for teachers as they plan their class Mass. I am chair of the Faith Formation Team. I am also chair for the Olweus Bully Awareness Team.
I am happily married with one son.
Our curriculum includes learning about God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit, creation, The Blessed Trinity, what Jesus teaches us, how the church began and grows, the sacraments and the Mass. We will also talk about the seasonal events of Christmas,Lent and Easter.
Our main focus is on addition and subtraction. The children should be able to complete at least 90 addition facts (up to 20) in 5 min or less.
Other topics include time, money, solid and plane figures, comparing and ordering numbers, number patterns (count by 2, 5, 10), graphs, and measurement.
This includes Phonics, Spelling, Reading, Grammar and Writing.
We will continue to practice short and long vowel sounds and building our vocabulary. We learn to compare using er and est, compound words, ou sound, ow sound and oo sound. We will learn about nouns, verbs, adjectives, the different kinds of sentences, and practice writing sentence correctly.