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 Economic Justice so that they can live out their faith as agents of love and service.

  Student Art Honoring Mary        

Student Art Honoring Mary       

View the 2019 Essay Contest Winners  

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!


2021 Lesson Plans

(Volume 4, No. 3)

Let's Walk Together During Lent

2018 Lesson Plans

Economic Justice Educator’s Guide 2021
Access your Middle School or K-5 Educator's Guide for your classroom by filling out the form below. You will then[...]
Objective
Accompaniment is to walk with another as a friend. Allowing them to lead the way while offering support, encouragement, and[...]
Step 1: Pray
For the following prayer you will need a leader and two readers–reader 1 and reader 2. If you do not[...]

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.

ECONOMIC JUSTICE

LET'S WALK TOGETHER DURING LENT

DRIVEN BY LOVE


In this issue, we invite students and families to EXPLORE ways that they can accompany others especially at the economic margins, APPLY scripture and teachings of the church to their call to live as a Missionary Disciple in today’s world, IDENTIFY actions to take as they walk with others, ENGAGE their families in growing relationships with people living in poverty.

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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Economic Justice

LET'S WALK TOGETHER DURING LENT

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