Connections with the Religious Life of the School P-12 in this Learning Byte
Evangelisation & Faith Formation: Living the Gospel (EFG)
Providing opportunities for students to understand how traditions and practices in the school community connect with the gospel of Jesus Christ.(EFG2.3)
How might a Christian understand their obligation to forgive others in the light of Jesus teachings? Discuss this in the light of the fertile question for the learning byte. They review the ways school practices (for example the practice of restorative justice) reflect the teachings of Jesus.
Prayer & Worship: Christian Prayer (PWP)
Involving students in the creation of prayers for use in school celebrations. (PWP2.5)
Students construct prayers of intercession using the You Who Do Through structure about global, or local examples of social sin and their hope for a better world. Prayers are shared or posted in a collaborative space.
Prayer & Worship: Ritualising everyday life (PWR)
Incorporating rituals of reconciliation and forgiveness into classroom practice. (PWR2.6)
Students construct sorry prayers or statements of their own which could be read in silence or added to a prayer space as part of a class reconciliation ritual.