*Complete all the questions in each segment (Looking ahead,Looking Back, Looking Beyond)  The instructions for the Next Steps are located in the table below.

** Upon completion of the learning module the catechist will contact their mentors (Diocesan and Catechetical leader) to review their module experience.

At the completion of each module you will email your diocesan mentor in order to engage in a conversation about your module work.

Modules

Instruction for “ NEXT STEPS” at the end of Segment 1

Instruction for “ NEXT STEPS” at the end of Segment 2

Instruction for “ NEXT STEPS” at the end of Segment 3

Instruction for “ NEXT STEPS” at the

end of Segment 4

Email Mentor to receive notification of completion for this module.

Getting Started as a Catechist

Watch video and answer the question.

Dr. Michael Horan: Eight Methodologies of Catechesis.

Read related article and answer the questions : Nurturing the Social Environment

Watch  video and answer the question.

Dr. Thomas Groome: The Goal of Catechesis 

or 

Read related article and answer the questions. Creativity in Catechesis

Watch  video and answer the question.

Sr. Rose Pacatte: Whole Interview

or

Read related article and answer the questions.  Tips for Effective Catechetical Planning

Take the Getting Started as a Catechist Assessment 

The Learner

Watch video Rev. Ronald Nuzzi: What Are Multiple Intelligences 

Answer this question and send your response to your Diocesan mentor - How might you adapt your classroom activities in light of multiple intelligence theory?

Read related article and answer the questions. Psycho-social Growth and the Evolution of Faith 

Skip these options for later, and continue to Segment 4.

Read this related article and answer the questions: The Journey of Christian Faith

Review: Erik Erikson: Theory James Fowler: Styles of Faith

Take the The Learner Assessment

I Believe/

We Believe

Read related article and answer the question. Revelation

Take the God the Father Assessment

Take the God the Son Assessment

Read related article and answer the questions. Trinity

Take the God the Holy Spirit Assessment 

Read related article and answer the questions.

The Church in  the Modern World

Take the The Christian Creed Assessment

Catholic Morality

Take the Foundations of the Moral Life Assessment

Take the Objective and Subjective Morality Assessment.

Read related article and answer the questions. Grace and Justification 

Take the The Morality of Human Actions Assessment

Read related article and answer the questions.

The Examination of Conscience

Take the Conscience and God’s Law Assessment

Modules

Instruction for “ NEXT STEPS” at the end of Segment 1

Instruction for “ NEXT STEPS” at the end of Segment 2

Instruction for “ NEXT STEPS” at the end of Segment 3

Instruction for “ NEXT STEPS” at the

end of Segment 4

Email Mentor to receive notification of completion for this module.

The Scriptures

Read related article and answer the questions. .How Did the Bible Come to Be?

Take the What Is the Bible? Assessment

Watch video Dr. Elizabeth Nagel: What Is Inspiration?

Answer this question and send your response to your Diocesan mentor - How can we help others see biblical inspiration as a long communal process guided by the Holy Spirit?

Take the Why Is the Bible Holy? Assessment

Read related article and answer the question.

 From Slavery to Freedom

Take the What’s in the Bible Assessment

Read related article and answer the question.The Simple Message of Jesus

Take the Jesus: The Alpha and the Omega Assessment

Prayer & Spirituality

Skip these options and move on to Segment 2.

Watch video.  Rev. Louis Cameli: Learning to Pray

Answer this question and send your response to your Diocesan mentor - What helps you pay attention to the Lord?

Skip these options for later, and continue to Segment 4.

Read related article and answer the questions.

Prayer: The Way of Love

Take the Prayer and Spirituality Assessment

Liturgy & Sacraments

Watch video. Rev. Lawrence Mick: The Process of Conversion

Answer this question and send your response to your

Diocesan mentor - What new insights did you gain into the process of conversion by watching this interview?

Take the What Is Liturgy? Assessment

Take the Liturgy and Christian Identity Assessment

Read related article and answer the question.  Sacraments of Initiation 

Take the Sacraments of Initiation Assessment

Read related article and answer the questions.

 Seven Sacred Signs: Teaching the Sacraments across the Grades, by Kate Ristow

Take the Sacraments of Healing and Service Assessment