- Religion 5:
This Faith and Life activity book is designed for use in the home or classroom and provides creative activities for review and reinforcement of each lesson. Through carefully developed and selected activities, the emphasis is on understanding and putting into practice the teachings of Christ in everyday life. AIM: To help fifth grade students acquire a solid and specific knowledge of God and his Church through the understanding of the Creed we profess, and the distinguished truths of our faith from error that leads away from love of God.
The Faith and Life Third Edition series is a minor update to the Revised Edition series so that all text and liturgical references conform to the implementation of the new Roman Missal. Revised Edition teachers' manuals may continue to be used with the Third Edition text and activity books as the changes are relatively few and can be found on the Ignatious Press website "http://www.ignatius.com/promotions/faithandlife with side by side textual comparisons to aid teachers using the Revised Edition teacher's manual is available from the website "http://www.ignatius.com/promotions/faithandlife/index.htm"Faith and Life series website.
This Faith & Life activity book incorporates the four principal
components of catechesis: the Creed, the Commandments, the Sacraments
and Liturgy, Prayer and Scripture. But besides giving a clear and
comprehensive presentation of our faith, the student textbook is rich in
artwork, both original and classical.
THEME: A thorough study of the articles of the Creed as the basic belief of our Catholic faith, with a special emphasis on careful understanding of definitions through the words of the Gospels, and the prophets, and the prayers of the Church.
SEQUENCE: Unit 1: God the Father of All. The Old Testament and mankind's participation in and loss of God's life.
Unit 2: God the Son, the Redeemer. The fulfillment of God's plan in Christ, God and Man.
Unit 3: God, the Holy Spirit, the Sanctifier. Our call to holiness and witness in the Church.
AIM: To help fifth grade students acquire a solid and specific knowledge of God and his Church through the understanding of the Creed we profess, and the distinguished truths of our faith from error that leads away from love of God.
To view a sample of the Grade 5 Activity book, click on the link below.