Seizing the teachable moment 

in a time of crisis.

Seizing the teachable moment in a time of crisis.

Discover Your Neighbor (DYN) offers unique materials and lessons to inspire young people to engage on issues like Migration so that they can live out their faith as agents of love and service.

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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!


2020 Lesson Plans

(Volume 4, No. 1)

BE A PERSON OF WONDER

2018 Lesson Plans

Migration Educator’s Guide 2020
Access your Middle School or K-5 Educator's Guide for your classroom by filling out the form below. You will then[...]
Objective
Theme: Be a Person of WonderPersons of wonder look at the world and desire to learn more about it. When[...]
Step 1: Pray
READ the story of the Holy Family fleeing to Egypt Matthew 2: 7-15 two times. The first time, read to[...]

An interactive education program for teachers sponsored by the Maryknoll Fathers and 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

Be a Person of Wonder

DRIVEN BY LOVE


In this issue we invite you to wonder about the lives of those who have had to flee their homes as refugees: Examine their stories to better understand why they fled and the challenges that they faced; Imagine yourself in their place; Decide how you would like to respond as a person of faith.

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

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Be a Person of Wonder

Get started today with our course program for the 2020/21 school year to foster a mission-centered perspective in youth, and guide your students toward making a difference in their world.


Catholic mission education