Catechist Information

Curriculum Outline – Grade 9 – 2016-2017

 I Love You (John 15:12) -- God's Friendship in Scripture & Church

 Sessions are held on Sundays from 11 am to 12:30 pm in the 2nd floor of the school. Families are encouraged to attend the 10 am Mass just prior to the sessions.

 Each session consists of a large group portion (teaching) and a small group portion (discussion). The teaching is done by a lead catechist with possible assisting catechists. The discussion is led by small group facilitators with a group of 7 or so teens. Some of the small group facilitators are "permanent," while others are parents assigned on a rotating basis.

 

Class

Date

Content

Class 1

Sep 18

OT Primeval History:

God’s Friendship with Adam & Eve, Part I

Class 2

Sep 25

God’s Friendship with Adam & Eve, Part II

Class 3

Sat. Oct. 1

Don Bosco Youth Day- Holy Hill 9AM-6PM

OFF

Oct. 2

NO CLASS

Class 4

Oct. 9

OT Patriarchs:

God’s Friendship with Abraham & Sarah, Part I

Class 4

Oct  16

God’s Friendship with Abraham & Sarah, Part II

OFF

Oct. 23

NO CLASS

Class 5

Oct  30

OT Egypt & the Exodus:

God’s Friendship with Moses & Miriam

 

Nov. 1

All Saints Day

Class 6

Nov   6

OT Settling the Promised Land:

God’s Friendship with Joshua

Assign Mass Duties for next week

Class 7

Nov   13

9th Grade Mass Duties

OT Kingdom’s of Judah & Israel:

God’s Friendship with Solomon

Grade 9 Chair Takedown w/Parents

OFF

Nov. 20

NO CLASS

OFF

Nov. 27

NO CLASS- Happy Thanksgiving!

Class 8

Dec. 4

OT Exile & Return:

God’s Friendship with Daniel

OFF

Dec. 11

NO Class-9th Grade/10th is on Parents and Students

Class 9

Dec. 18

Grade 9 is on with Parents and Students/Grade 10 is off

Grade 9 Chair Takedown w/Parents

OFF

Dec. 25

NO CLASS- Merry Christmas!

OFF

Jan. 1

NO CLASS- Happy New Year

Class 10

Jan  8

God’s Friendship with Jesus – Bible 101

Class 11

Jan. 15

God’s Friendship with Jesus – Parables

Class 12

Jan. 22

God’s Friendship with Jesus -- Miracles

Class 13

Jan. 29

No session at St. Boniface- Safeguarding Special Event at Holy Angels 6:30PM-8PM for Grades 9/10

Class 14

Feb 5

God’s Friendship with Jesus – Passion Predictions/Grade 9 Chair Takedown w/Parents

Class 15

Feb 12

God’s Friendship with Jesus – Last Supper

OFF

Feb. 19

NO CLASS

Class 16

Feb. 26

God’s Friendship with Jesus – Crucifixion

Class 17

Mar. 5

God’s Friendship with Jesus -- Resurrection

Class 18

Mar. 12

Topic- TBD

Optional Retreat

Sat. Mar. 18

WYRE Retreat Optional- Grades 9-12         

OFF

Mar. 19

NO CLASS

OFF

Mar. 26

NO CLASS

OFF

Apr. 2

9th OFF/10th  ON WITH PARENTS

Class 19

Apr. 9

9th ON WITH PARENTS/10th OFF/ 9th Grade Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

Teen + Parent

Dec 18

Topic: TBD

Teen + Parent

Apr 9

Topic TBD

Safeguarding

Jan 29

Safeguarding Event at Holy Angels Parish

Retreat 1

Oct. 1

Don Bosco Youth Day

Retreat 2

On Own

Various options WYRE Sat. 3/18 9AM-8PM

Service

On Own

10 Hours – ½ in parish, some in a prayer ministry

 Curriculum Outline – Grade 10 – 2016-2017

 I Command You: Love One Another (John 15:17) -- God's Guide to Living

 Sessions are held on Sundays from 11 am to 12:30 pm in Room 150 of the school. Families are encouraged to attend the 10 am Mass just prior to the sessions.

 Each session consists of a large group portion (teaching) and a small group portion (discussion). The teaching is done by a lead catechist with possible assisting catechists. The discussion is led by small group facilitators with a group of 7 or so teens. Some of the small group facilitators are "permanent," while others are parents assigned on a rotating basis.

 

Class

Date

Content

Class 1

Sep 18

Personal Morality:

Theology of the Body for High School – Ch 1 Created for Love P. 5-18

Class 2

Sep 25

Theology of the Body for High School – Ch 2 & 3

Loved Defined: Giving v. Using  P. 19-36

Ch 3-Naked Without Shame P. 37-50

OFF

Oct. 2

NO CLASS

Class 3

Oct. 9

Theology of the Body for High School – Ch 3

Naked Without Shame P. 37-50

Class 4

Oct  16

Theology of the Body for High School – Ch 4

Hope and Redemption in Christ P. 51-66

OFF

Oct. 23

NO CLASS

Class 5

Oct  30

Theology of the Body for High School – Ch 5 & 6

Ch. 5- Truth & Freedom P. 67-80

Ch 6 -Language of the Body P. 81-94

 

Nov. 1

All Saints Day

Class 6

Nov   6

Theology of the Body for High School – Ch 6 &7

Ch. 6- Language of the Body P. 81-94

Ch. 7- Free, Total, Faithful, Fruitful P. 95-110

Grade 10 Chair Takedown w/Parents

Class 7

Nov   13

Theology of the Body for High School – Ch 7 & 8

Ch. 7- Free, Total, Faithful, Fruitful  P. 95-110

Ch. 8- Marriage P. 111-126

OFF

Nov. 20

NO CLASS

OFF

Nov. 27

NO CLASS- Happy Thanksgiving!

Class 8

Dec. 4

Theology of the Body for High School – Ch 11

Dating with Purpose and Purity P. 159-178

Class 9

Dec. 11

10th Graders on with Parents and Students/9th graders off

Grade 10 Chair Takedown w/Parents

OFF

Dec. 18

10th Graders off/9th Graders on- Parents and Students

OFF

Dec, 25

Merry Christmas!

OFF

Jan. 1

Happy New Year

Class 10

Jan  8

Social Morality:

Overview of the Corporal Works of - 7 Total – Visit the Imprisoned

Class 11

Jan. 15

The Corporal Works of Mercy – Bury the Dead

Class 12

Jan. 22

Overview of Charity & Justice and the ART Process

Class 13

Jan. 29

No session at St. Boniface- Special Safeguarding event at Holy Angels 6:30PM-8PM for 9th and 10th Grades

Class 14

Feb 5

Act – Experience of Poverty w/Hunger Task Force

Assign Mass Duties for next week

Class 15

Feb 12

10th Grade Mass Duties

Reflect – Why Poverty?

Grade 10 Chair Takedown w/Parents

OFF

Feb. 19

NO CLASS

Class 16

Feb. 26

Reflect – Catholic Social Teaching

Class 17

Mar 5

Transform – Hope in the Milwaukee Area

Class 18

Mar. 12

 

OFF

Mar. 19

NO CLASS

OFF

Mar. 26

NO CLASS

Class 19

Apr. 2

10th Grade on with Parents/9th Graders Off

Grade 10 Chair Takedown w/Parents

NO CLASS-                      Apr. 9

NO CLASS-                      Apr. 16                                     Happy Easter!

 

Teen + Parent

Dec. 11

Topic TBD

Teen + Parent

Apr 2

Topic TBD

Safeguarding

Jan. 29

Safeguarding Event at Holy Angels Parish

Retreat 1

Sat. Oct. 1

Saint John Bosco Youth Day

Retreat 2

On Own

Various options- WYRE Sat. 3/18 9AM-8PM

Service

On Own

10 Hours – ½ in parish, some in a prayer ministry

 Curriculum Outline – Grade 11 – 2016-2017

 I Send You the Holy Spirit (John 15:26) – God’s Confirmation

 Sessions are held on Sundays from 11 am to 12:30 pm in Ghana Hall. Families are encouraged to attend the 10 am Mass just prior to the sessions.

 Each session consists of a large group portion (teaching) and a small group portion (discussion). The teaching is done by a lead catechist with possible assisting catechists. The discussion is led by small group facilitators with a group of 7 or so teens. Some of the small group facilitators are "permanent," while others are parents assigned on a rotating basis.

 

Class

Date

Content

 

Class 1

Sep  11

Overview of the Faith:

Teen / Parent Meeting- Both required to attend   Grade 11 Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

Class 2

Sep 18

Decision Point – Life is Choices – Ch 1 P. 1-28

Assign Mass Duties for Next Week

 

Class 3

Sep 25

Decision Point – What’s Holding You ? – Ch 2 P. 29-55  Mass of Commitment 10AM

Grade 11 Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

OFF

Oct. 2

NO CLASS/Grade 11 A-L Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

Class 4

Oct. 9

Decision Point – The Jesus Question, Part 1 – Ch 3 P. 57-71

 

Class 5

Oct  16

Decision Point – The Jesus Question, Part 2 – Ch 3 P. 72-84

 

OFF

Oct. 23

NO CLASS/Grade 11 M-Z Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

Class 6

Oct. 30

Decision Point – Prayer – Ch 4 P. 85-109

 

 

Nov. 1

All Saints Day

 

Class 7

Nov   6

Decision Point – The Bible – Ch 5   P. 111-139

 

Class 8

Nov 13

Decision Point – The Eucharist – Ch 7 P. 167-188

 

OFF

Nov. 20

NO CLASS/Grade 11 A-L Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

OFF

Nov. 27

NO CLASS- Happy Thanksgiving/Grade 11 M-Z Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

Class 9

Sat. Dec. 3

Candidate/Sponsor Night 4:30PM-7:00PM

 

OFF

        Dec. 4

NO CLASS

 

OFF

Dec. 11

NO CLASS

 

OFF

Dec. 18

NO CLASS

 

OFF

Dec. 25

NO CLASS- Merry Christmas

 

OFF

Jan. 1

NO CLASS- Happy New Year/Grade 11 A-L Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

Class 10

Jan  8

Decision Point – Relationships – Ch 6  P. 141-165

Safeguarding

 

Class 11

Jan. 15

The Sacrament of Confirmation:

Presentation of Candidates & Baptismal Promises - Discuss

 

Class 12

Jan. 22

Anointed in the Spirit- The Laying On of Hands, Part 1 – The Holy Spirit P. 55-67

 

Retreat

Fri. 1/27-Sun. 1/29

Mandatory Confirmation Retreat- 1/27/16 5PM- 1/29/16 11:30AM

 

Class 13

Feb 5

Anointed in the Spirit - The Laying On of Hands, Part 2 – Gifts & Fruits P. 68-81

Assign Mass Duties for 2/26 Mass

 

Class 14

Sat. Feb. 11

Candidate/Sponsor Night

 

OFF

Feb. 12

NO CLASS

 

OFF

Feb. 19

NO CLASS/Grade 11 M-Z Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

Class 15

Feb. 26

Anointed in the Spirit - The Anointing w/Chrism, Part 1 – Be Sealed P. 82-95

Mass of Acceptance 10:00AM

Grade 11 ALL Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

Class 16

Mar  5

Anointed in the Spirit - The Anointing w/Chrism, Part 2 – The Holy Oils P. 82-95

 

Class 17

Mar 12

Sending Forth – Three Vocational Callings- Deacon Jim presents

 

Class 18

Mar. 19

WYRE Retreat Optional- Grades 9-12

Topic of Class TBD

Grade 11 A-L Chair Takedown

 

OFF

Mar. 26

NO CLASS  Grade 11 M-Z Chair Takedown w/Parents

 

OFF

Apr. 2

NO CLASS

 

OFF

Apr. 9

NO CLASS

 

OFF

Apr. 16

Happy Easter!

 

 

Teen + Sponsor

Sat. Dec. 3

4:30PM-7:00PM

Teen + Sponsor

Sat. Feb. 11

4:30PM-7:00PM

Safeguarding

Jan. 8

Included in Class 10 on Relationships

Retreat

Jan. 27-Jan. 29

Inspirio Youth Ministry

Service

On Own

10 Hours – ½ in parish, some in a prayer ministry

Mass of Commitment

Sep 25

10:00AM

Sippel Hall

Mass of Acceptance

Feb. 26

10:00AM

Sippel Hall

Practice

Sun. Mar. 19

Mar. 19 6:30PM Practice at Holy Hill

Celebration

Tues. Mar. 21

Mar 21 7PM-9:30PM at Holy Hill