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Use the resources below to communicate with your students’ families about CRS Rice Bowl.
Download the full Educator’s Guide, or select the lesson plans and activities you need below.
|Story||1rst – 3rd||4th – 6th||7th – 8th||Video|
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|Nicaragua||Lesson Plan & Activities||Lesson Plan & Activities||Lesson Plan & Activities||Watch Now|
|Burkina Faso||Lesson Plan & Activities||Lesson Plan & Activities||Lesson Plan & Activities||Watch Now|
|Haiti||Lesson Plan & Activities||Lesson Plan & Activities||Lesson Plan & Activities||Watch Now|
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Use the resources below to deepen your students’ prayer this Lent.
- 6 Easy Steps to Engage Your High School: Use these steps to get your high school started with CRS Rice Bowl.
- Lesson Plan Template: Download this template to guide your discussions, using the resources in the chart below.
- Catholic Social Teaching Principles: Download this overview of CST principles to guide your class conversation.
|Catholic Social Teaching Principle||Story of Hope||Prayers & Activities||Video|
|Dignity of the Human Person||PDF / Video||Iraq||Download||Watch Now|
|Dignity of Work||PDF / Video||Nicaragua||Download||Watch Now|
|Care for Creation||PDF / Video||Burkina Faso||Download||Watch Now|
|Call to Community||PDF / Video||Haiti||Download||Watch Now|
|Option for the Poor||PDF / Video||Malawi||Download|
Pastoral Juvenil Hispana Reflections: Using the structure of the pastoral circle, we recognize that each youth, from their reality, is a protagonist in their community—exploring diverse ways to express themselves, encounter God and examine the reality of injustice in the world. To this end, the five sessions below are designed to reflect on Scripture, create unique opportunities for prayer and build global solidarity, personally and communally.
|Session 1: Taking the First Step||View Module: English / Español|
|Session 2: Getting Involved||View Module: English / Español|
|Session 3: Accompanying||View Module: English / Español|
|Session 4: Bearing Fruit||View Module: English / Español|
|Session 5: Celebrating||View Module: English / Español|
Digital Retreats: Explore our digital retreat offerings below. Within, you’ll find videos, reflection prompts and passages to ponder — alone, or in community. Below, you’ll find our Stations of the Cross Digital Retreat video series.
|Encounter Christ Within||View Retreat|
|Encounter the Suffering Christ||View Retreat|
|Encounter the Marginalized Christ||View Retreat|
|Encounter Christ in Creation||View Retreat|
|Encounter the Risen Christ||View Retreat|
|Becoming Companions on the Journey||View Retreat|