LITURGY AND CATHOLIC IDENTITY: A Practical Guide for Catechists
Explores the teaching power of the liturgy and how it reignites Catholic identity. Catechists and teachers will discover how the liturgical rites can guide and inspire our teaching, why praying with students is so effective, and how lifelong learning is essential to effective catechesis.
Bowman offers time-tested strategies, approaches, and ideas to help catechists and teachers connect Catholic liturgy to any level of religious education, from primary grades through high school and adult formation. This powerful book can help catechists and teachers move beyond simply teaching about the liturgy to a place where they let the Holy Spirit do the teaching.
2017 96 page R140.00
HERE’S HOW A CATECHIST’S GUIDE: A Practical Guide for Planning and Teaching Your Catechetical Sessions
Offers practical advice on what’s expected of catechists (and what’s too much to expect), how to know if you’re ready to teach, how to plan a lesson, and more. Here, too, are guidelines and tips for:
► Motivating students
► Making small group activities work effectively
► Using (and sometimes not using) textbooks
► Reviewing what’s been taught
► Managing a classroom
2017 96 pages R145.00
THE VOCATION OF THE CATECHIST: Inspiration and Professional Growth
From learning what a catechist is expected to do, through how to keep students engaged and enthusiastic, from deepening one’s own faith to imparting a sense of mission to those you teach, there is a wealth of information here that every catechist will find invaluable.
There is also a handy glossary of useful terms.
2017 64 pages R80.00