Sean mis Discipulos, 1-6 — RCL Benziger
Bilingual Edition. For grades 1-6. The English pages of Be My Disciples are completely up-to-date with the new translation of the Roman Missal. Using a Christ-centered and balanced approach to catechesis with doctrine, Scripture, tradition and spirituality. Leads children and their families to grow in their conversion to Jesus Christ, accept the demands of discipleship, decide each day to choose life in Christ, and live as active members of the Catholic Church. The program emphasizes learning and practicing the skills, habits, virtues and spiritual gifts that lead young disciples to higher levels of moral thinking and a deeper initiation into a life of prayer and sacramental celebration. Easy-to-use lesson plans are designed to fit into a parish schedule. Interactive connections between the textbook and the website provide support for families and gives catechists access to online support and practical, creative resources.
Student Books include four new features: Disciple Power which connects the lesson content to virtues, values, habits and spiritual gifts that help children grow as disciples; The Church Follows Jesus which reinforces Catholic identity as student examine the difference the Church has made and still makes in the lives of Christians and in the world; I Follow Jesus provides an opportunity for children to make a choice to follow Jesus each week; Looking Ahead gives a preview of the chapter's focus, content and goal; and With My Family is a review of the content, ideas for sharing faith, family prayer and a special section to assist parents. Catechist Guides include background information, skill-building tips, and ideas for enriching the lessons. A comprehensive unit opener helps catechists assess students' prior knowledge about faith concepts and helps them plan lessons that improve student retention of the material. Each chapter has a time-saving lesson planner page that uses a three-step methodology: explore, discover, decide. Other program components include grade-level reproducible Activities, reproducible Assessment Tools, and Music CDs with updated Mass parts from the new Roman Missal.
Sean mis Discipulos, 1-6 (©2014) has been found to be in conformity with the Catechism of the Catholic Church.
27 program components.