Help Children Practice the Virtue of Temperance.
Use this sheet of trading cards to help introduce or review the virtue of temperance, our guide to self-control, in your Religious Ed. or CCD class. The card has an image to help open a discussion as well as practical ways for children to practice the virtue of temperance.
Create cards by printing out the sheet, cutting cards apart on the white segments, and folding on the dotted lines. Glue together, to complete. Finished cards may be laminated for longevity and a polished appearance.
The text of the card is as follows.
-Remember that everything I have is a gift from God.
-Know that I can control myself.
-Learn the difference between wants and needs.
-Do my studies and duties before playing or resting.
-Only take what I need.
-Don’t get angry at little things.
-Pray to my guardian angel for help in controlling myself.
*This resource is part of That Virtue Lesson on Temperance.
Age: Grade 3-6
Focus: Virtue of Temperance
Theme: Virtue of Temperance trading card