RE – WB 29th June
Please begin you lesson as we always do by marking yourself with the sign of the cross and if you are able to please light a candle.
Prayer and Reflection
in your hands you hold the depths of the earth
and the heights of the mountains,
for all creation belongs to you.
Grant us grace to cherish your world
and wisdom to nurture its resources.
Save us from the desire to control what is not ours
and the impulse to possess what is not ours
and the impulse to possess what is there to share.
Our New Topic: Treasures
LEARNING INTENTION: What we treasure.
Encourage the children to say what they treasure and why (challenge children’s perceptions of this) Share your their own ‘treasure chest’ (e.g. photo of special people, memorable artefacts).
“God created the world to show forth and communicate his glory: that his creatures should share in his truth, goodness and beauty – this is the glory for which God created them.” (CCC319)
Look around your home/environment (by all means also outside of home) take photos/video clips/make lists of treasures around us (e.g. flowers, plants, tap for water). Share images, discuss the things we treasure and why.
SOME KEY QUESTIONS/Discussion
This week's task: