Santa Clara University


Curriculum for Ordinary Time Between Easter and Advent     

Catechetical instruction for children based on the Sunday readings of the Christian Church during the period between Easter and Advent. Lesson plans include a short exegesis of the readings, application to a children’s book, and the virtue that is common to the Bible readings and the children’s book, activities to extend the understanding of the virtue, practical advice for incorporating the virtue in an age-appropriate manner. Examples of the children’s books include such favorites as Love You Forever, The Tortoise and the Hare, The Giving Tree, and All the Places You’ll Go.