Updated 2nd Edition on USCCB Conformity Listing
This updated edition gives a more in-depth and expansive explanation as to what it means to be created in God's image.
Designed for one semester of a
parochial school setting and a full year's course of
student in a parish religion program.
Emphasizes the sacraments as personal meetings
with Jesus. The grace that comes to us through the
sacraments gives us the power to live as images of God here
on earth and someday in heaven. Virtues and gifts of the
Holy Spirit are studied.
This teacher's manual is very
detailed, thorough and full of practical
- Review and discussion questions plus
activities stimulate classroom dialogue and help children
verbalize what they have learned.
to the Catechism of the Catholic Church, Unit vocabulary, unit and lesson objectives
provide the emphasis of the lesson.
- Living the
Lesson sections relates concepts of faith to everyday
- Suggested time allotment for
one-day-a-week and five-days-a-week are
The Appendix in the Teacher Manual
includes prayers to know, Unit Family Notes that may be
sent home to stimulate family discussion and activity and
Unit Assessments that may be used as gradable material to
assess the student comprehension.
Information on the Student Workbook A (to be purchased separately): Perform-a-text combines text and activity in one book. Clear, comprehensive and interesting presentation emphasizing Christ's living and active presence in the Church throughout her history. The lives of saints and other persons of importance serve as focal points for the history of the Church and role models of living the faith. The lessons are complimented by colorful illustrations, Scripture references, and cross-referenced to the YOUCAT and the Catechism of the Catholic Church.