Thanks Michella for finding this 2017 TED Talk by His Holiness Pope Francis – Why the only future worth building includes everyone. May fit well with our Semester 2 Inquiry about Interaction.
Watch on the TED Talks site:
Or alternatively via YouTube:
Similar to the Advent in Two Minutes video, this is a great provocation/magnesium plug/immersion into Advent.
The following websites contain texts, lesson ideas and background information about the value of forgiveness:
http://www.brilliantstarmagazine.org/parents-teachers/teaching-tools-techniques/lesson-plans-and-activities/forgiveness-a-virtue-building-lesson-plan#.VrHlIbJ95D8 (This website contains activities and games that could be a part of a Circle Time session.)
http://www.sunday-school-center.com/support-files/lg1-lesson-7-what-is-forgiveness.pdf (Another example of activities and discussion prompts for a Circle Time session.)
Suited for Prep-2, the story of the Goldilocks and the Three Bears could be used as a discussion prompt for the Gospel Value of Forgiveness.
A great visual prompt for reflecting on the Scripture John 15:5 – “I am the vine, you are branches.”
The above video features song – ’40 days’ by Matt Maher.
If you prefer instrumental music only, click on the video below: