The week has come, finally, to go to Mass!
We begin, on Monday, with a practice run (which we repeat through Wednesday).
Before we line up, I tell the children that we will be quiet and focused, as if we are conducting a fire drill (this happened in October). Continue Reading
It’s been a long time since we grownups learned the parts of the Mass. We take for granted many things that perplex little ones.
As a Catholic preschool teacher, I am charged with teaching the children about Mass. Last week, I shared Mass for Catholic Preschoolers, Part 1. Here’s the 2nd part – 2nd week, in our curriculum – of our unit. Continue Reading
Grandparents’ Day at Grace was extra-special this year, as it nearly coincided with Pope Francis’ visit to the Festival of Families in Philadelphia. It also precedes the Synod of Bishops on the Family which is scheduled for October in Rome. Continue Reading
Grace students are super excited this week (along with their teacher), as Pope Francis comes to America.
To help prepare them, we are are participating in a social media project created by the Catholic Extension Office. Continue Reading