St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Student Center

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MAY 2017 LESSONS

Parent Session Presentation

Parent Folder Materials:

Prayers to Know and GIFT@Home by Grade (PK - 8th)

GIFT at Home: Grades 9 - 12 (includes LOFT) 

These are the lessons that you, as the primary catechist, should be teaching your child(ren) this month in order to meet faith formation expectations for your child's grade.

Marian Devotions

Table Prayers for May

The Communion of Saints

Relics of Saints Explained

Life of Mary Plot Cards

The Origins of Mother's Day

May Movie Night

May Saint: Our Lady of Fatima

11 Questions Answered About Mary (booklet)


 

APRIL 2017 LESSONS

Parent Session Presentation

Parent Folder Materials:

Prayers to Know and GIFT@Home by Grade (PK - 8th)

GIFT at Home: Grades 9 - 12 (includes LOFT) 

These are the lessons that you, as the primary catechist, should be teaching your child(ren) this month in order to meet faith formation expectations for your child's grade.

Reading the Passion at Home

Table Prayers for April

Triduum Family Activities

April Movie Night

April Saint: Gianna Beretta Molla

Vocation: The Call to Holiness

 

MARCH 2017 LESSONS

Parent Session Presentation

Parent Folder Materials:

Prayers to Know and GIFT@Home by Grade (PK - 8th)

GIFT at Home: Grades 9 - 12 (includes LOFT) 

These are the lessons that you, as the primary catechist, should be teaching your child(ren) this month in order to meet faith formation expectations for your child's grade.

Lent Ideas for the Family

Table Prayers for March

The Joy of Forgiveness

Family Activities on Forgiveness:

   Grades PK - 3

   Grades 4 - 7

   Grades 8 and above

March Movie Night

March Saint: St. Frances of Rome

The Four Last Things (booklet)


 

FEBRUARY 2017 LESSONS

Parent Session Presentation

Parent Folder Materials:

Prayers to Know and GIFT@Home by Grade (PK - 8th)

GIFT at Home: Grades 9 - 12 (includes LOFT) 

These are the lessons that you, as the primary catechist, should be teaching your child(ren) this month in order to meet faith formation expectations for your child's grade.

Family Valentine's Day Activities

Table Prayers for February

Teaching the Paschal Mystery to Children

The Paschal Mystery in Everyday Life

February Movie Night

February Saint: St. John of Malta

Renewing Our Lives This Lent

Other Resources on Faith: 


 

JANUARY 2017 LESSONS

Parent Session Presentation

Parent Folder Materials:

Prayers to Know and GIFT@Home by Grade (PK - 8th)

GIFT at Home: Grades 9 - 12 (includes LOFT) 

These are the lessons that you, as the primary catechist, should be teaching your child(ren) this month in order to meet faith formation expectations for your child's grade.

January Family Table Prayers

Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton

January Movie Night

The Holy Trinity Explained         Holy Trinity Booklet

The Feast of the Epiphany: How to teach and celebrate at home

The Catholic Calendar: January

Learn about the Sanctity of Life:A Spiritual Adoption Program

Preparing Teens for the 21st Century Work Place: Learn Patience

Other Resources on Faith: 


 

DECEMBER 2016 LESSONS

Parent Session Presentation

Parent Folder Materials:

Prayers to Know and GIFT@Home by Grade (PK - 8th)

These are the lessons that parents, as the Primary Catechists, should teach children monthly 

GIFT@Home (LOFT)

Catechism 101: The Holy Spirit

December Family Table Prayers

December Fun and Calendar

Advent to Christmas Family Activities

Be sure to tap into the rich tradition of the Catholic faith!

December Movie Night

Watch these movies at home using your favorite streaming channel

Saint Virginia Bracelli

Jesse Tree Activity   Printable Ornaments

Activity for younger children

Advent Virtues

Activity for older children

Other Resources on Faith: 

NOVEMBER 2016 LESSONS

Parent Session Presentation

Parent Folder Materials:

Prayers to Know by Grade

GIFT at Home: Grades PK through 8th

GIFT at Home: Grades 9 - 12 (includes LOFT) 

These are the lessons that you, as the primary catechist, should be teaching your child(ren) this month in order to meet faith formation expectations for your child's grade.

Catechism 101: Learning activities for children ages 6 - 13

November Family Table Prayers

Saint Charles Borromeo

November Movie Night

After the Election: How should Christians respond?

Social Justice Opportunities 

Avoiding Mass Hysteria: How to prepare young children for Sunday liturgy 

QUIZ BOWL How well do you know Jesus? Take these two short quizzes as a family 

Other Resources on Faith: 

Celebrating Advent as a Family 

OCTOBER 2016 LESSONS

Parent Folder Materials:

Prayers to Know and Age-specific teaching points for October 

These are the lessons that you, as the primary catechist, should be teaching your child(ren) this month in order to meet faith formation expectations for your child's grade.

October Family Table Prayers

Saint Teresa of Avila 

October Movie Night 

Catechism 101 for Parents 

Novena to 3 Saints for October 

Build a Strong Core: Strengthen your relationship with God 

Social Justice Service Opportunities

Other Resources on Faith: 

 

SEPTEMBER 2016 LESSONS

Parent Session Presentation

Parent Folder Materials:

Prayers to Know and Age-specific teaching points for September 

These are the lessons that you, as the primary catechist, should be teaching your child(ren) this month in order to meet faith formation expectations for your child's grade.

September Family Table Prayers

Saint Mother Teresa 

September Movie Night

How to Approach the Election with your Children 

Social Justice Opportunities 

Other Resources on Faith: 

 

2016 Parent Meeting Presentation

 


Gift Sessions 2016-2017

GIFT has concluded for the current year

Please take our END OF YEAR SURVEY

 All sessions are held from 9:15 am-10:45 am

September 11, 2016 February 12, 2017
October 9, 2016
March 12, 2017
November 13, 2016
April 9, 2017
December 11, 2016

May 7, 2017

January 8, 2017
June 4, 2017

 Classes are held in the Urschel Business and Gellersen Engineering Buildings. Grades 10-12 (L.O.F.T) meet in the Antioch room on the upper floor of St. Teresa Church. 

 Parent Resources

2016- 2017 Parent Handbook

Catholic Prayer Handbook 

Parent Advisory Board

Adult Faith Formation



Archived Parent Resource Pages

2015-2016 

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