November Faith Formation

K-5 Curriculum - 2018/2019

Kindergarten: “The Blessed Trinity and the Holy Family

  • Students are introduced to the loving goodness of the Blessed Trinity, they meet the members of the Holy Family, and they learn who the saints are and what they teach us.
  • Children are shown classic artwork and taught how to see God in beauty.
  • They begin to explore why virtue is good and sin is bad, and the importance of developing good habits.
  • Students learn that they can speak to God in prayer.

 

1st Grade: “The Great Adventure” Bible Story for Kids

  • Students are introduced to the story and characters of the Bible.
  • Children see that this is not someone else’s story, but it is OUR story about how God loves each of us.
  • Students learn to pray using the Bible.

 

2nd Grade: 1st Reconciliation and 1st Communion

  • Students learn about God’s Divine Mercy and how He shows us mercy in the sacraments.
  • They delve deeply into the sacraments, especially Reconciliation and Communion.
  • Students learn to respond to God’s grace through prayer and action.

 

3rd Grade: “The Great Adventure” Bible Story for Kids

  • Students are introduced to the story and characters of the Bible.
  • Children see that this is not someone else’s story, but it is OUR story about how God loves each of us.
  • Students learn to pray using the Bible.

 

4th Grade: “Jesus Teaches Us How to Live

  • Most of this year focuses on the moral life, our loving response to God's great gift to us, with students exploring more deeply what it means to be created in the image and likeness of God.
  • Children are shown classic artwork and taught how to see God in beauty.
  • Students explore conscience formation, the Ten Commandments, the Beatitudes, the Golden Rule, and Jesus' Great Commandment to love God with all our heart and soul, and to love our neighbor as ourselves.
  • The reality of sin and the necessity of virtue are emphasized.

 

5th Grade: “The Great Adventure” Bible Story for Kids

  • Students are introduced to the story and characters of the Bible.
  • Children see that this is not someone else’s story, but it is OUR story about how God loves each of us.
  • Students learn to pray using the Bible.

K-5 Faith Formation & VBS Contact

Summer Joy LaMay

Dir. of Children's Faith Formation Programs

 

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