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1 Intro. Chapter pg 1a Seasonal Getting to know you Call To Faith 6th Grade Activities will be in your boxes with supply needed to develop the activities. Title Overview Scripture Chapter Words Activities It remind us that Mary devoted her life Isaiah 61: to God, and accepted his call. 1 Ordinary Time Presentation of Mary Advent Anticipation Christmas Season of Peace Ordinary Time Called to love Lent Preparation Triduum New Life in Christ Easter Witnesses Pentecost The Holy spirit Is an opportunity to prayerfully prepare our hearts for the coming of Jesus It s an entire season to celebrate. Because each family is called to become holy We are called to be saints. By learning more about theses witness to the gospel. Saint John Bosco. Lent season remind us to turn away everything that makes us be away from God s Grace It is the holiest of all Church celebrations These liturgies bring to life, in vivid detail, the events of the Last Supper,and Jesus Passion, death and Resurrection The most glorious day of the Church, celebrates the victory of life over death and salvation over sin. It commemorates the coming of the Holy Spirit to the Apostles, it commit us to be servants for the Church Isaiah 40:1 5, Luke 2: John : Luke 15:1 7 5 Romans 6: John 20:1 9 7 Act 2: Unit One Chapter 1 God Speak God reveals himself and unveils his plan of salvation through Scripture. Psalm 119:0 Ruth 1:1 17 Revelation Salvation 1

2 Sacred Scripture and Tradition teach that God is faithful and wants you to live with him forever. John 14:15 17 Inspirational Card Activity 1 Chapter 2 In the Beginning Chapter 3 God s Faithfulness The stories of creation from the Book of Genesis reveal that God alone created the universe. God created man and woman in his own image to live in harmony with him for all eternity. God revealed his loyalty to human by sending his Son Jesus, to conquer sin and bring everlasting life. Psalm 8:2, 4 6 Genesis 1:1 30 Genesis 2:4 25 Psalm 103: 8, 11 Genesis 3:1 24, 4:1 15, 7:1 4, 9:8 11 Old Testament Eternity Faithfulness Original Sin Temptation 2 Activity 2 Create a collage with newspaper and magazine with God s creative love. 3 Activity 3 Make a mural with where students depict the Creation. Unit Two Chapter 4 Invitation to Faith Chapter 5 God s Saving Action God calls you on a journey of faith toward salvation. The path toward salvation is paved with prayer, which allows the Holy Spirit to lead you away from slavery of sin God rescued the Hebrews from slavery in Egypt and sent his Son to save all people from the power of sin and death. The Passover and the Eucharist celebrates God s saving action. Psalm 9:3 Genesis 12:1 9, 15:1 6, 18; 17:4 5,15 16;18:1 14; 21:1 6 John 10:14 18,27 29 Psalm 68:20 Exodus 1:6 Exodus 2:10 7:1 11 Exodus 12:29 Exodus 15:1 Faith Prayer Passover Exodus Last Supper 4 Activity 4 Draw a journey map that tracks their important events of faith. 5 Activity 5 Compare the two celebrations of

3 Chapter 6 Called to Faithfulness The Great Commandment states that you will love the Lord your God, with all your heart, soul, and mind. It is the covenant with the Israelites which was revealed in the fullness in Jesus. 2,,17 18 Passover and Eucharist. Psalm 92:2 Decalogue John 15:11 15 Exodus16: 1 15, 17:1 17,19:1 20:17 6 Activity 6 Make a paper shirt with a catch phrase for people to obey the commandment Unit Three Chapter 7 Leaders for God s People Chapter 8 God s Wisdom In Old Testament times, God chose leaders like Saul and David, who were anointed king. God the Father anointed his Son, Jesus, with the Holy Spirit to be prophet, priest, and king The wisdom tradition in the teaches that true wisdom comes from trusting God and obeying his law. Jesus is the wisdom of God sought in every age by those who are wise. Psalm 145: Psalm 108:2 5 1 Samuel 16:1 2 Samuel 2:1 7, 7:8 17 Psalm 51:8 1 King 3:4 14 Job 42:2 6 Ecclesiastes 3:1 8 Anoint psalm Wisdom 7 Activity 7 Prepare a poster for Help wanted 8 Activity 8 Group Talking stick Share with others how people can be wise. Chapter 9 The Promise One Prophets of the Old Testament spoke for God of repentance and obedience Psalm 119:41 Luke 1: Prophet Messiah 9

4 Unit Four Chapter 10 Good News Chapter 11 The Church Begins Chapter 12 The Church Community Unit Five Chapter The Law of Love to God s Laws. Jesus is the Messiah describe by the Old Testament prophets. The Gospels are called the good news of Jesus because they proclaim his life and teaching. The Gospels are interpreted by the Church through Tradition and are source of our belief. Jesus founded the Church through his life and teachings. He sent the Holy Spirit to help the Church fulfill its mission. The Holy Spirit continues to animate the Church Today. The Church is one, holy, catholic, and apostolic. The Church is a community of faithful who works together to share the Gospel and become closer to God. The Great Commandment of Jesus allows the faithful to achieve happiness and holiness. The Beatitudes and precepts of the Church help the faithful live holy and Isaiah 9:5 Zechariah 9:9 Psalm 95:7 1Corinthians 12:12,3:16; Ephesians 1:22 23 Ephesians 2:19 20 Psalm 104:30 John 14:23 27 Acts 1:1 26, 2:1 Psalm 95:7 Ephesians 1:22 23, 2: 19 20; 4:1 6 1Corinthians 12:12,3:16; Psalm 40:9 Jeremiah 31: Matthew 17: 1 8 Matthew 22: 37 Sabbath New Testament Church Missionary Apostolic Succession Epistles Marks of the Church Creed Transfiguration Charity Precepts of the Church Activity 9 Roles play what do the prophet is trying to tell us in the scripture. 10 Activity 10 show social justice. 11 Activity 11 Make a postcard were you write what do you believe about your faith. 12 Activity 12 Make a mosaic with color papers that express the Nice Creed. Activity Do a chart with

5 Chapter 14 Justice and Peace Chapter 15 Sin and Forgiveness Unit Six Chapter 16 Baptized for Mission dutiful lives 40 Mark 9:2 10 Working toward justice means respecting the dignity of persons and peoples. Justice is giving what is due to God and others. Peace is possible only where justice is present. Your conscience helps you know when you have smiled. Through the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation, God forgives sin. The mission of the church is to proclaim the gospel in words and deed. Through the sacraments of Initiation, Christians are given new life and are called to spread the good news. Psalm 119:40 Micah 6:8 Isaiah 53:3 4,8,11 12 Psalm 79:9 Matthew 18: Psalm 67: 35 Acts 8:26 39 Luke 9:1 6 Isaiah 61:1 2 Dignity Justice Peace Social sin Moral Sin Conscience Sacramental Sin Mission Evangelize Chrism characteristics of a Good Christian Person 14 Activity Activity 15 Make a poster with words that express reconciliation. 16 Activity 16 Visit the Sanctuary Explain the different symbols present at the sanctuary for the sacraments of initiation. Chapter 17 The Call to Ministry All of the baptized are called to follow Christ by serving others. Ordained ministers serve God through preaching the word and celebrating the sacrament. Psalm 86:4 John : 1 15 Hebrews 5:1 6 Vocation Ministry Consecrated life Vows 17 Activity 17 Let students make a paper cut of a shoe and write what are they good at and

6 Chapter 18 Together in Love Matrimony helps man and women grow in love and holiness and prepare a home for children. The Church celebrates marriage through the sacrament of matrimony Psalm 61:9 1 Samuel 18:1 5 Ruth 1:11 18 Matrimony Domestic Church what talent can they share. 18 Activity 18 Talk about the Friendship in the David and Jonathan Ruth and Naomi Unit Seven Chapter 19 All the Faithful Chapter 20 Christian as One Chapter 21 Come, Lord Jesus Members of the communion of saints can intercede, or pray to God, for others. The communion of saints includes all holy persons, both living and dead,who are united in the Eucharist Catholics work to reunite the Body of Christ because God desire the unity of Christians. Today the ecumenical movement looks for ways to help all Christians work toward unity. God will triumph over evil when Christ comes again in glory. In the new creation. God will reward good and punish evil Psalm 89:6 Act 2:42 47,4:32 37 Psalm 145:18 1 Corinthians 12:12 John 16:32 33,1:11,20 21 Ephesians 4:1 6 Psalm 39:8 Revelation 1:8 John 14:1 3 Isaiah 25:8,35:10,65:17,66: Communion of saint Purgatory Spiritual works of mercy Intercessory prayer Schism Protestant reformation Apocalyptic literature New creation 19 Activity 19 Make a prayer postcard for the people you love. 20 Activity Activity 21

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