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Getting Started as a Catechist, Sacred Heart (Rowlett) Sat. Sept. 12

Saturday, September 12, 2015 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Getting Started as a Catechist  (Course #202)  introduces new catechists to some basics that will help them take their first steps as catechists. They will learn how to set up their classroom space, how to create an appropriate social climate for catechesis, appropriate ways to use creative activities, and the basics of session planning.


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

  • Create the physical environment for catechesis
  • Provide a social environment in which faith can be nurtured
  • Use creative activities in learning
  • Develop successful lesson plans
  • Develop good behavior management and discipline techniques
  • Help learners pray together

This is a core course

Getting Started as a Catechist at Sacred Heart (Rowlett)



Dates /Times:

Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Must attend the entire session to receive credit.

Who can attend:

All people who want to be catechists and those catechists who have not taken this course.


Sacred Heart Church 3905 Hickox Road, Rowlett, 75089 MAP IT


Ms. Kathleen Day

Credit Hours:


Questions about the Course

Esther Garcia, Sactred Heart PCL At 

How to Register

Please contact Esther Garcia 

What to Bring

Please a notebook to take notes and your CATECHIST GUIDE/MANUAL

and your sack lunch and drink.




In House Open

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