Teacher-Catechist Resources

Called to Change the World

Called to Change the World

Pope Francis inspires young people to go out and change the world. This brief, empowering booklet can help them take that important first step by following Mary’s example of saying “yes” to God’s plan.

 

Fun Faith Activities for Summer

Fun Faith Activities for Summer

Puzzles, games, and activities for ages 6-11 teach about general prayers of praise, thanksgiving , and sorrow for sins, plus specific devotions like pilgrimages and novenas.

 

Fun Prayer Activities for Summer

Fun Prayer Activities for Summer

This newest in our series of activity booklets can help parents fell good about giving their children activities to feed their faith. Puzzles, games, and activities for ages 6-11 teach about general prayers of praise, thanksgiving , and sorrow for sins, plus specific devotions like pilgrimages and novenas.

 

Pep Talks for Catholic Teachers

Pep Talks for Catholic Teachers

Encouragement, Support, Guidance. Perhaps a lesson plan doesn't work, a parent sends a disheartening email, or you hear bad news about a former student. This empowering booklet is full of good advice and practical wisdom from a veteran teacher and education leader. With understanding and sympathy, she offers counsel, a prayer to say, and a brief action to take that can help you transform a teaching day into the gift it's meant to be.

 

Change it Up!

Change it Up!

Over 150 Creative Catechetical Ideas to Add Variety to Your Lessons

Includes ideas from taking attendance and to the opening prayer to keeping the children fully involved and engaged

 

Catechetical Crafts for the Liturgical Year

Catechetical Crafts for the Liturgical Year
Enhance your catechetical lessons with beautiful imagery of the Church's liturgical seasons by having your students create these delightful, age-appropriate crafts! Arranged by month and liturgical season to help you plan, each craft includes an objective, prayer, list of simple supplies, and detailed instructions. 
 

30 Creative Classroom Crafts, Lessons, & Prayers

30 Creative Classroom Crafts, Lessons, & Prayers

This practical resource for catechists and teachers is filled with 30 hands-on activities that can turn ordinary lessons into meaningful rituals. Guaranteed to make the faith come alive for those you teach.

 

Catechist Handbook and Planning Guide 2019-2020

Catechist Handbook and Planning Guide 2019-2020

Prepare for your mission each week with this easy-to-use organizational tool and reference guide for catechists and religion teachers. Your 2019-2020 Planner Handbook will celebrate “Sacraments: The Faith Celebrated”.

Note: Dated materials are not returnable.

 

Finding Your Spiritual Direction as a Catechist

Finding Your Spiritual Direction as a Catechist

Filled with excellent tips and wonderful reflections, this book will help the catechist of any and every level re-engage and re-energize their spirituality so that sharing the Good News will be fulfilling and life-changing for catechist and student alike.

 

Our Catholic Family

Our Catholic Family

Activities, Conversations and Prayer for Sharing Faith at Home

Every catechist and DRE knows just how important and necessary it is for faith formation to extend into the home and to become part of Catholic family life. This attractive new book can be a powerful help for families to share in faith-filled conversation, to engage in enjoyable religious activities, and to pray together. 

 

Who me, Evangelize?

Who me, Evangelize?

We are all called by our baptism to evangelize—to share the faith with others. But what exactly does that mean? Ringing doorbells and handing out tracts? Buttonholing people at the airport, supermarket, or work to talk about Jesus?

 

70 Church Year Lesson Starters for Kids and Those who Teach Them

70 Church Year Lesson Starters for Kids and Those who Teach Them

With craft projects, service ideas, games, small group sessions, prayers, ideas for exploring Scripture, and more. Organized by season.