Catholic Diocese of Dallas

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Adult Faith Formation Course Description

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102 Grade Level Methods 1 and 2

(English)

This class is ideal for catechists who minister to children in grades 1 and 2.

102. Methods for Grades 1-2 begins with a reflection on the life journey of faith. The three segments that follow explore strategies for helping students grow in their understanding of faith concepts,respond to the message of Jesus in age-appropriate ways, and respond to the demands of the justice dimensions of the Gospel.

Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify human development characteristics
  • Identify developmental faith needs
  • Develop strategies for introducing Sacred Scripture and Sacred Tradition
  • Understand the relevance of creative activities to faith development
  • Identify appropriate prayer forms
  • Develop ways to be inclusive of children with special needs