Classroom Resources

For The GO FORTH Generation

Classroom Resources 

For The GO FORTH Generation

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

Classroom Resources

For The GO FORTH Generation

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!


CARE OF CREATION

2018 Lesson Plans

(Issue #1 - Fall/Ordinary Time)
CARE OF CREATION

2018 Lesson Plans

Objective
Students will be able to:OBSERVE and EXPLAIN how plastic waste threatens the natural environment.IDENTIFY ways to reduce the use of[...]
Step 1: Pray
Loving God, You created all things both big and small in the universe. You tenderly care for all that exists. Empower us with[...]
Step 2: Make Personal Connections
READ the FAITH PERSPECTIVE article as a class/group.DISCUSS: A throwaway culture is one where people use something only once or a[...]

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 will 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.


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.


CARE OF CREATION

TRANSFORMING A THROWAWAY CULTURE

TRANSFORMING A THROWAWAY CULTURE


This year's topic of Care Of Creation will help your teach students to observe and explain how plastic waste threatens the natural environment. As well, our lessons will provide activities and ways to reduce the use of plastic and how these relate to their faith. Lastly, students will be equipped with the knowledge of how their faith calls them to protect the earth. Students will apply what has been learned by doing presentations and projects to encourage others to change behaviors which support a throwaway culture. 

This year's topic of Care Of Creation will help your teach students to observe and explain how plastic waste threatens the natural environment. As well, our lessons will provide activities and ways to reduce the use of plastic and how these relate to their faith. Lastly, students will be equipped with the knowledge of how their faith calls them to protect the earth. Students will apply what has been learned by doing presentations and projects to encourage others to change behaviors which support a throwaway culture. 

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

CARE OF CREATION

TRANSFORMING A THROWAWAY CULTURE

TRANSFORMING A THROWAWAY CULTURE


This year's topic of Care Of Creation will help your teach students to observe and explain how plastic waste threatens the natural environment. As well, our lessons will provide activities and ways to reduce the use of plastic and how these relate to their faith. Lastly, students will be equipped with the knowledge of how their faith calls them to protect the earth. Students will apply what has been learned by doing presentations and projects to encourage others to change behaviors which support a throwaway culture. 

This year's topic of Care Of Creation will help your teach students to observe and explain how plastic waste threatens the natural environment. As well, our lessons will provide activities and ways to reduce the use of plastic and how these relate to their faith. Lastly, students will be equipped with the knowledge of how their faith calls them to protect the earth. Students will apply what has been learned by doing presentations and projects to encourage others to change behaviors which support a throwaway culture. 

Classroom Activities
Classroom Activities
  • Prayer & Reflection​​​​​​
  • Make Personal Connections
  • Faith Perspectives
  • lightbulb-o
    Neighbor Focus
  • lightbulb-o
    Exploring Scripture & Traditions
  • lightbulb-o
    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[...]

CARE OF CREATION

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.


Get started today with our new course program for the 2018 / 19 school year and bring mission centered learning into your program, designed specifically for global minded educators who want to guide their students toward making a difference in their world.


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