Category Archives for Care for Creation 2021

Care for Creation 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 be directed to a page where you can download a high quality PDF file to print out or

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Objective

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 IMAGINE A HEALTHIER PLANETIn this issue students will IMAGINE what a cleaner and healthier planet will look like. They will EXPLORE one step Maryknoll has taken to care

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Step 1: Pray

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 PRAY with your imagination by having a leader slowly read the following meditation or by READING it on your own. Then SAY the closing prayer.MEDITATIONClose your eyes,

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Step 2: Faith Perspective

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 READ the mission story and then REFLECT by answering the questions.Maryknoll began as the dream of three visionaries, Fr. James A. Walsh, Fr. Thomas Price and Mary Josephine

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Step 3: Explore Scripture and Tradition

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 READ ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:Old Testament: Joel 3:1-2Life of Jesus: John 1:1-5Christian Living: Colossians 1:16-17 REFLECTIn the Old Testament we hear about how the

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What Does The Church Say?

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 READ below Pope Francis’ message from “Let Us Dream” and then ANSWER the questions in a small group or in a journal.We have neglected and mistreated our ties with

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Step 4: Take Action

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 WATCH Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot make a short film on the climate crisis on YouTube. SHARE with the group or journal something Greta said that inspired you? DECIDE

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Raise Your Voice

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 MAKE an appointment with the leadership group that can work with the class to promote your video. . (This may be a principal, student council, school board, parish council,

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Engage your Family

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 CREATE a way for families in your community to participate in your action plan. For example if your project is focused on eliminating paper product use, have families bring

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Be a Global Neighbor

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 Fr. Lawrence Radice, M.M. works as a teacher at Thailand’s Research and Training Center. The Center teaches indigenous communities to farm sustainably. Every year

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