Classroom Resources 

For The GO FORTH Generation

Discover Your Neighbor (DYN) offers unique materials and lessons to inspire young people to "Go Forth" as agents of faith, love, and service.

Designed specifically for globally-minded educators who want to guide their students toward making a difference in their world!

Designed specifically for globally-minded educators who want to guide their students toward making a difference in their world!


2018 Lesson Plans

(Issue #2 - Fall/Ordinary Time)

MIGRATION

2018 Lesson Plans

Migration Educator’s Guide 2018
Access your Educator's Guide your classroom by filling the form below. You will then be directed to a page where[...]
Objective
Students will be able to: EXPLAIN and give examples of why people leave their homes and seek refuge in new lands. UNDERSTAND[...]
Step 1: Pray
Emmanuel-God With UsLoving God, during this Advent Season, help us to:Be with the migrant who is fleeing violence to seek[...]

An interactive education program for teachers sponsored by the Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers


LEARN ABOUT OUR LESSON TOPICS

Explore the topics and lesson plans to offer your class during the 2018 school year. See what we're working on to bring you the most informative and engaging models for your classroom programs.

DYN lesson plans use global issues to examine those on the margins of society, explores how we think and feel, and guides how youth can act to share God's love with those in need.

CARE OF CREATION

FALL / ORDINARY TIME

Pope Francis challenges us to change the "throwaway culture" we live in – what are we called to do in response to the Pope's challenge?
MIGRATION

ADVENT

Journey with migrants throughout our faith tradition and explore our call to love all people in light of global migration.
ECONOMIC JUSTICE

LENT

Live a faith that values all people by discovering and responding to global needs as Jesus would.
GO FORTH

EASTER / PENTECOST

Answer the call to encounter the
world as a living sign of God's love.


MIGRATION

DRIVEN BY LOVE


This year's topic of Migration will help your teach students to observe and explain why why people leave their homes and seek refuge in new lands. As well, our lessons will provide activities and ways our faith calls us to respond in love to the current realities of migration. Lastly, students will be equipped with the knowledge on how one can support migrants in the communities where the students live. Students will apply what has been learned by doing presentations, skits or projects. 

Classroom Activities
Classroom Activities
  • Prayer & Reflection​​​​​​
  • Make Personal Connections
  • Faith Perspectives
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    Neighbor Focus
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    Exploring Scripture & Traditions
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    Lessons on How To Take Action

ARTICLES BY THE DYN TEAM

Enjoy these Discover Your Neighbor articles about youth responding to the call to mission!

Enjoy the articles on the Discover Your Neighbor Blog, where our team members share their stories and experiences following lives of mission.

Protecting God’s Creation, Protecting One Another
By Anna Johnson, SeattleThis year has seen an enormous number of heart-breaking events happen around our Earth. From droughts and[...]
Mission Matters Live, with Megan Mio
Listen to "Mission Matters Live, with Megan Mio" on Spreaker. Megan Mio, Director of the Mission Office of the Chicago[...]
What Are Young People Saying about Mission?
Every year I speak to sophomores at a Catholic high school about mission, and every year they write very thoughtful[...]

MIGRATION

Get started today with our new course program for the 2018 / 19 school year to foster a mission-centered perspective in youth, and guide your students toward making a difference in their world.


Catholic mission education