Category Archives for Migration 2019 Middle School

Migration Educator’s Guide 2019

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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Students will understand the current realities of migration.

Objective

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 OBJECTIVE: Students will be able to: EXPLAIN and give examples of how migration has impacted their lives.UNDERSTAND ways our faith calls us to respond in hope to the

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Step 1: Pray

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE PRAYERPREPARE a prayer space with the photos of the children who have died in detention centers. Add electric candles and other items to make a prayerful

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Step 2: Make Personal Connections

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 READ the Faith Perspective and Neighbor Focus articles as a class/group.DISCUSS where you see hope in these stories. What are some of the obstacles faced by each person?

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Faith Perspective

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 The road to life as a Maryknoll priest was paved with hardship, tragedy, inspiration and hope for Fr. Roberto Rodriguez. Born in El Salvador, he was forced to leave his

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Neighbor Focus – United States

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Forming a cross by lying on the floor of the U.S. Capitol Building on Catholic Day of Action, Dan Moriarty of the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns joined more than

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Step 3: Explore Scripture and Tradition

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 READ ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:OLD TESTAMENT: Isaiah 40 29-31LIFE OF JESUS: Matthew 25:31-45​​​​CHRISTIAN LIVING: Romans 12:9-21REFLECT: How could you apply these scripture

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Step 4: Take Action

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Walk a Mile in Their ShoesESTIMATE how many miles you walk a day. The average person seeking asylum in the U.S. has walked 1,000 to 2,000 miles, doing so in approximately

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Raise Your Voice

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 ORGANIZE your own peaceful Day of Action.COORDINATE it with your walkathon. Issue press releases letting the local media know what you are doing. Use social media to invite

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Be A Global Neighbor

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 Around the world Maryknoll serves as the hearts and hands of the U.S. Catholic Church. Compassion for everyone is the core of all of our ministries.  We model the

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