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Focus on the Sunday Gospel Celebrate the 1st Sunday in Lent.

Use this unit study to help teach children that they can fight the temptation to sin. This lesson is based on Christ's temptation in the desert teaching in the Gospel of St. Matthew 4:1-11.

In our lesson this week, Jesus is tempted by Satan in the desert. Our Lord is weak and hungry and must fight through this temptation as a human, He quotes the Scriptures, and remains the victor when He emerges from the wilderness.

This fun unit study is suited for a CCD or Religious Education class. It may also be used for Sunday School programs or as homeschool materials.

This unit study includes:
-Student and Teacher Cover Sheets
-Student lesson Worksheets
-Inclusive Teacher Guide
-Don’t Be Tempted to Lose Your Cool Poster
-Four Lesson Terms Word Wall Pieces
-Don’t Be Tempted to Lose Your Cool Coloring Sheet
-Don’t Be Tempted to Lose Your Cool Trace & Color Sheet
-Write About It Notebooking Sheet
-How to Fight the Temptation to Sin Get the Gospel Trading Card
-Guardian Angel Put It In Order Prayer Game
-Prayer to My Guardian Angel Wallet Card (2 Versions)
-1st Sunday in Lent, Jesus Is Tempted in the Desert Mini-Book


1st Week of Lent Liturgy Lesson in Cycle A


There are opportunities in this lesson for Scripture reading, class or small group discussion, writing, drawing, and coloring. Teachers are encouraged to use the lesson and activities to fit the needs or abilities of students or to meet the allotted class schedule.

Age: Gr. 2-5
Week: 1st Sunday of Lent (Cycle A)
Focus: Jesus Is Tempted in the Desert.
Theme: We can fight temptation.
Gospel: Matthew 4:1-11
CCC: 538-540, 1440-1449

This file was updated on 3/1/17.

File Size3.60 MB
Create DateJanuary 19, 2017
Category Tags   Lent     Liturgical Cycle A     Liturgy Lesson  
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