kalei January 24, 2016 @ 8:28PM

Catholic Alphabet Letter Y

That Catholic Alphabet Handwriting Program

The Letter Y Is for Youth

FAITH FOCUS:  Sin, youth, God is merciful

 

COPYWORK PASSAGE:

 

"The sins of my youth and my ignorances do not remember. According to thy mercy remember thou me: for thy goodness' sake, O Lord."   -Psalms 24:7

 

POSSIBLE COMPLEMENTARY THEMES:

 

  • What is sin? What are the different types of sin?
  • Discuss the perfections of God - as He is all merciful and all good.
  • Lead a discussion about how people generally become wiser as they get older.  Inquire about why God might be more lenient on youth.
  • Define wisdom as a gift of the Holy Spirit.
  • Share information about a youth ministry.  If it is offered at your parish, invite a speaker to visit your  class for a meet and greet.
  • Talk about World Youth Day.  Find out when the next celebration of World Youth Day will be held and find it on a map.
  • Discuss the intrinsic value of being good "for goodness sake."
  • Who is St. Therese of Lisieux and how is she a solid example of how to do good for goodness sake?
  • Do a saint study on St. Therese of Lisieux as a class.  Create a bulletin-board display to go with your study.
  • Introduce the Corporal Works of Mercy.
  • Introduce the Spiritual Works of Mercy.
  • What is a psalm?

The Essentials

 

Catholic Alphabet Pack Letter Y
Catholic Alphabet Pack Letter Y
Catholic Alphabet Pack Letter Y. This twelve-page printable featuring the letter Y is only part of our Catholic Alphabet Handwriting Program.  Learn more about this program designed to help writers of any age improve their writing and penmanship.  This...
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The Extras

Here are only a few suggestions for resources to accompany this lesson.

 

10 Thoughts on Sin Worksheet
10 Thoughts on Sin Worksheet
Find out What Your Students Think About Sin.   This resource asks students to complete ten statements about how they feel about sin or pardon for sins.  A few words start off each sentence, which students need to complete.  The types of sin, God's...
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The Seven Capital Sins Poster
The Seven Capital Sins Poster
Reinforce the Names of the Seven Capital Sins. Use this black-and-white poster to teach the names of the Seven Capital or Deadly Sins in your classroom or at home. The Seven Capital Sins listed are: Pride Covetousness Envy Anger Gluttony Sloth Lust Age:...
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Virtue vs. Sin CCD Worksheet
Virtue vs. Sin CCD Worksheet
Help Children Learn the Cardinal and Theological Virtues. This matching style worksheet can help children learn to identify the cardinal and theological virtues as well as recognize the seven capital or deadly sins.  A brief summary and definitions of...
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The Seven Capital Sins Poster
The Seven Capital Sins Poster
Reinforce the Names of the Seven Capital Sins. Use this black-and-white poster to teach the names of the Seven Capital or Deadly Sins in your classroom or at home. The Seven Capital Sins listed are: Pride Covetousness Envy Anger Gluttony Sloth Lust Age:...
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Seven Spiritual Works of Mercy Learning Card Set
Seven Spiritual Works of Mercy Learning Card Set
A Reference Learning Card for the Seven Spiritual Works of Mercy This set of two identical learning cards focuses on identifying and listing the seven Spiritual Works of Mercy.  This read-only style learning card serves as a reference for children and...
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Seven Corporal Works of Mercy Learning Card Set
Seven Corporal Works of Mercy Learning Card Set
A Reference Learning Card for the Seven Corporal Works of Mercy This set of two identical learning cards focuses on identifying and listing the seven Corporal Works of Mercy.  This read-only style learning card serves as a reference for children and...
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St. Therese of Lisieux Printable Trading Card
St. Therese of Lisieux Printable Trading Card
Printable Fun Featuring "The Little Flower," St. Therese Encourage children to learn about the St. Therese of Lisieux.  Using this printable card is a great way to help children explore the Church Triumphant as well as build virtuous habits such as being...
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Little Petals of Kindness Saint Therese Game
Little Petals of Kindness Saint Therese Game
Have Fun and Learn About St. Therese of Lisieux This activity can help introduce the Corporal Works of Mercy or the virtue of Kindness. Children will help create an oversized bush of roses by coloring very large roses that also require three little acts...
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St. Therese of Lisieux Saint Profile
St. Therese of Lisieux Saint Profile
Learn About St. Therese of Lisieux, The Little Flower This printable Saint Profile page features St. Therese of Lisieux and is packed with lots of biographical info about this most well-known and beloved Saint.  A modern layout and color image bring...
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Pope St. John Paul II Saint Profile Sheet
Pope St. John Paul II Saint Profile Sheet
Pope St. John Paul II Saint Profile Sheet This Saint Profile sheet is filled with many wonderful details about the life of Pope St. John Paul II, who is linked with World Youth Day.  This resource is laid out in a clean modern design that is sure to...
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My Jesus, Mercy Coloring Page
My Jesus, Mercy Coloring Page
A Little Aspiration to Remind Us of God's Merciful Love The popular aspiration, "My Jesus, Mercy," although small, is quite powerful when we humble ourselves to ask God for help in times of need or temptation.  Children can practice their art skills...
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Perfections of God F3 Piece
Perfections of God F3 Piece
Help Reinforce the Perfections of God with This Moveable F3 Piece Cut out and assemble pieces to assist children in reviewing the important facts about God. God is all knowing. God is eternal. God is all present. God is all merciful. God is almighty. God...
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F3 Folder Lesson on the Perfections of God
F3 Folder Lesson on the Perfections of God
Teach That God Is Perfect When children begin learning about their faith one of the most popular questions to hear from them is: Who is God? Somewhere along the way they hear the truth that God is perfect. But, what does this actually mean? Help children...
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