Miss Kane -1A
"Let us always meet each other with a smile, for the smile is the beginning of love."
~ Mother Theresa ~
Welcome to 1A!
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Meet Your Teacher: Miss Kane
(email me a question and I may answer it on our website)
Birthday: November 14
I am a St. Patrick School alumni and I graduated with the class of 2000.
In 2004 I graduated from Trinity High School.
I graduated from St. Bonaventure university with the class of 2008 earning a BS degree in Elementary/Early Childhood Education and with the class of 2009 earning an MS degree in Advanced Inclusive Processes
Our classroom is very colorful.
We have many different books to read.
Our classroom has a wonderful prayer area and a crucifix on the wall for prayer everyday.
We have a small computer station, a couple lap-tops, a few i-pads, and a Smart Board.
We also have lockers and mailboxes for every student.
Finally, we have many different resources/manipulatives that will help us in our learning every day.
I am of Irish decent and a very small part Native American. I am very proud of both. I am a mixture of others things as well, but mostly Irish. I love Celtic design and culture, as well as Native American art and culture.
I am a huge animal lover.
Favorite Animals: Wolves and Deer
Favorite Colors: Green and Dark Purple
Favorite Flower: Rose and Carnation
Favorite Baseball Teams: Baltimore Orioles, Texas Rangers
Favorite Football Teams: Green Bay Packers, Texas Longhorns, Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Favorite Food: Pizza and Sushi (not raw)
Favorite Restaurants: Rustic Tavern, Chili's, Fiddler's, TJ Rockwell's, Momma Spriggs
Favorite Candy: Sea Salt Caramels, Mike and Ikes, gummies, KitKat, Reeses, Rolo, Peanut Brittle, anything with Dark Chocolate
Favorite Movie: Chronicles of Narnia Series, The Hunger Games, and Captain America/Avengers
Favorite Book: The False Prince Series and The Hunger Games Series (young adult series)
Favorite Super Hero: Jesus is the ultimate super hero, but my favorite Marvel Superhero is Captain America (I like many of the Marvel and DC Super Heroes).
I like the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! (Raphael is my favorite)
I am also a fan of Snoopy from the Peanuts characters.
When I went to school at St. Pats I played basketball and soccer for the school. I also played little league baseball in the Carlisle community league. My team name was the Carlisle Cement.
While at Trinity High School I was one of the founding members of the softball program that is currently in place at THS. I was the catcher on the team and I also played slow pitch softball for the community league in Carlisle.
I am now part of the St. Patrick Church Softball team. I am also a coach for the Girls on the Run Program at St. Patrick School.
I was a Girl Scout at St. Pats from Daisies to Senior Scouts for about 13 or 14 years.
I was born in Fort Hood, Texas and I am very proud of that. I hope to travel there someday so I can experience it as an adult. I don't remember it much from my first two years of life. :)
I have 1 older sister, 1 younger sister, and 2 younger brothers (Siobhan, Brendan, Kateri, Sean).
My mother is Yvonne Kane and she is the Pre-K aide here at St. Pats.
My father is Thomas Kane and he was in the US Army. He is now retired and works as a civilian lawyer for the Carlisle Barracks and helps out with track at St. Pats and Trinity High School.
I have a niece and two nephews who live in Kentucky. (Moira, Liam, Conor) One nephew in heaven. (Gavin)
I have a nephew in New Jersey as well. (Ronan was just born this summer)
I have two cats at home right now. Cleopatra is a black cat and Aphrodite is a gray striped cat with some calico spots. I also have a classroom hamster named Leia and a classroom Beta fish named Beast.
My dream trip came true when I went to Ireland in the summer of 2014. My new dream is to go again! I would also love to go to Scotland and/or Universal Studios!