Use the Every Family Is Called to Be Holy Display Activity for a Fun Lesson.
Need a unique lesson to help teach kids about the Holy Family and how to imitate them? Try our Every Family Is Called to Be Holy Display Activity, which is perfect for a CCD or Religious Education class. Not only does the lesson incorporate group discussion as a teaching tool, but it can accommodate any number of students.
This CCD lesson can help children to learn that every family is unique, and all families are called to holiness based on the example of the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph. This lesson will focus on the fact that all families are unique and different, and that each person can help lead a family to holiness in their special way. The inspiration for this lesson is the Gospel of St. Luke 2:41-52.
How to Use the Every Family Is Called to Be Holy Display Activity
This Religious Education lesson not only teaches kids about imitating the Holy Family but it also creates a unique display. Teachers may use the completed pieces to decorate a classroom, bulletin board, hallway, or learning area. As part of this activity, learners will draw a portrait of their own family.
To use the lesson, first print the materials out to accommodate the number of students. Next, prepare the pieces as suggested in the instructions. Then, hold your class discussion using the lesson sheets for guidance. Finally, create the display as directed in the sample layout provided.
This fun activity is designed for group use so it can comfortably accommodate a class of any size. Just about everything you need is included in the lesson file making it is easy to deliver. Teachers need to provide art supplies, a Bible, and materials to affix the display to a wall or bulletin board. For instructors needing a bit of support, Scripture references, and CCC notations are also included.
Focus: Group learning and discussion, creating a classroom wall display
Theme: Holy Family; imitating the Holy Family, Every family is called to be holy