**Revised Edition, 2019**
This Teacher's Manual
is designed to help the instructor actively engage students in
discussions, activities, and reviews that investigate the origin,
nature, and effects of the efficacious signs of God's grace that are the
Church's greatest treasures. It is a companion to the textbook The Sacraments: Source of Our Life in Christ.
Resources in this manual include:
- The student textbook;
lesson plans for each chapter, complete with Anticipatory Sets, Focus
Questions, Guided Exercises, Closure activities, and Alternative
- End of
Chapter Materials, including Long-Term Assignments, answers to the Study
Questions in the student textbook, responses to the Practical
Exercises, and notes for presenting additional information from the Catechism of the Catholic Church;
- Answers to the Student Workbook;
- Chapter Tests, Quizzes, and Vocabulary Reviews with answer keys;
- Downloadable Tests, Quizzes, and Vocabulary Reviews are available; and
- A collection of Catholic Prayers and Devotions.
The Didache Semester Series
is a series of high school textbooks, teacher's manuals, and student
workbooks published by Midwest Theological Forum. Each title spans one
academic semester. These titles have been developed according to the
2007 curriculum framework from the USCCB Subcommittee on the Catechism
to assist in the publication of religious education textbooks for
Catholic high schools.
The textbook, The Sacraments: Source of Our Life in Christ, corresponds to Book V: Sacraments as Privileged Encounters with Jesus Christ in the curriculum framework.
(sold separately) is published with ecclesiastical approval from the
Archdiocese of Chicago, and it has been granted conformity with the Catechism of the Catholic Church by the USCCB Subcommittee on the Catechism.