10 Montessori Activities to Help Your Child Serve the Church

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Prepare young children for a life of service to the Church using simple, fun and practical activities inspired from Montessori education traditions. by Heidi Indahl What do Montessori education, preschool practical life and church service have to do with each … Read More

Call Young Children to Prayer with Hand Motions

Wiggly, distracted kids during family prayer? Try calling children to prayer with hand motions. We did that with our 2-year-old daughter and had positive results. Here’s what we did and some sample hand signs to try. by Regina Lordan “How … Read More

The Bubble Prayer: A Way for Kids to Send Prayers to God

  Here’s a super-simple way for kids ages 3-7 to send their prayers to God. Here is a prayer that young children like; we call it “Bubble Prayer” because of the last step. Here’s what to do: Ask your child to … Read More

How to Say the Rosary

You don’t need an actual string of rosary beads to pray the rosary, but it is traditional; the beads add a tactile dimension to the prayer that reflects the sacramental, incarnational sensibility of Catholic faith. The prayers listed in bold … Read More