The School Starter Kit contains
- Echoing the Mystery (E-Book Download)
A catechetical resource specializing in sharing the doctrines of the Faith. Provides instant access to the keys to a clear, systematic, and living understanding of each doctrine of the Faith. Supports the catechist in preparing to teach any age group in any setting. Fully compatible with any series or set of standards.
- The Life of Christ Lectio Divina Journal
Allows you to have an encounter with the Person of Jesus Christ. As you journey through the life of Christ by reading the selected scripture passages, you will slowly move through His life, meditating upon His word using Lectio Divina. This encounter with Truth, Beauty, and Goodness, will show you how a life of virtue becomes an interior habit, a way of life, which enables you to be more open to the Holy Spirit, allowing you to make your own personal commitment to living as a disciple of Christ.
- 18 copies of the Life of Christ Lectio Divina Journal and Gospel & Act Pocket Bible
- Virtue Chart Pack
This pack includes: the “Disciple of Christ Virtues Chart” which is designed to guide educators, parents, and students in identifying virtues that need to be cultivated. “Remain in Me Chart” is an easy-to-use reference chart that gives educators and students an overview of all the Virtues and Gifts of the Holy Spirit. The “Happiness is Living a Virtuous Life” pamphlet is designed to help you, the instructor, and your older students on your own personal paths of Discipleship in Christ. The Path to conversion Chart is designed with everyone in mind and is organized by each capital sin with examples for easy and quick reference. This resource will tremendously aid in teaching the virtues by enabling priests, teachers, parents, and students to quickly reference the capital sin and the appropriate virtues needed to overcome it. Kids who are shy about their sins are able to glance at this chart and quickly figure out which virtues they can work on confidentially without embarrassment.
- The Ways to Cultivate Poster
Size: 11″ x 17″ / 1-sided, Dry Erase, 2 individual poster for each virtue, 2 Complete Sets. The poster includes (1) the virtue and its meaning, (2) an image that demonstrates the “Looks Like,” “Sounds Like” aspect of the virtue, (3) the corresponding Cardinal Virtue and Gift of the Holy Spirit, (4) and a scripture verse.
- Instructional Poster
Size: 18″x 24″ / 2-sided, 1 individual poster for each virtue. The front of the poster has images as well a written definition for the students to gain an understanding of the virtue. The back of the poster contains several references that can be used by educators to instruct the students on the virtues.
- Large Virtue Card Set
Card Size: 6.5″ x 9″ (Suggested for Instructional Use), Individual number of cards per virtue varies, Approximately 250 cards total. A valuable classroom management and assessment tool, these cards can be used to assist students in the practice of virtue. Color-coded cards feature an image that complements what the virtue “Looks like” and “Sounds like,” while the back of the card includes a prayer, saint picture, brief biography, and scripture passage.
- Small Virtue Card Set
Card Size: 4.25″ x 5.5″, Individual number of cards per virtue varies, Approximately 270 cards total. These small virtue cards can be used to assist students in the practice of virtue.
- Saint Cards – Volume One & Two
Card Size: 2.75″x 4.25″ / 2-sided, each volume contains 1 unique saint card per virtue, get 140 cards total. These small holy cards will help remind your students of a particular virtue they are trying to cultivate. Easy enough to carry in one’s pocket, these cards feature an image of the Saint, a prayer to help acquire the virtue, the definition of that virtue, and a Scripture passage.
- An Educator’s Guide to Living a Virtuous Life
The Educator’s Guide is a resource to assist parents and educators in understanding the importance of living a Christian life of virtue. It provides an overview of the doctrine of virtue and the rationale of the curriculum.
- 10 Openlight Media Plus annual subscriptions, allowing your members to access Cultivating the Virtues: God Gives the Growth, the interactive Virtue Tree, and more!
- Unlocking Education in Virtue Guidebook, this downloadable guidebook accompanies the Educator’s Guide and several video series that walk teachers from the beginnings of implementation to proficiency in teaching and living the virtues.
- FREE Training and Support!
Professional development for implementing the program customized for your school available. Schedule your session today by contacting Sally at [email protected] or 734-996-4245.