Grade 3 

Grade 3

Unit 1

Session 1

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Unit 1

  • Read and learn about Saint Ignatius of Loyola

Finding God - Session 1 Created to be Happy

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 1

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 1 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 1

Session Extender

Grade 3

Session 2

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 2 Created to be Together

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about the Sign of the Cross (2:05)

Grade 3

 

Session 3

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 3 God is Our Father

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 3

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 3 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 3

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about the Our Father prayed using sign language (0:32)

Grade 3

 

Session 4

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 4 Jesus is With Us

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 4

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 4 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 4

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about the angel of the Lord appearing to Joseph (1:51)

Grade 3

 

Session 5

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 5 Celebrating Ordinary Time

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 5

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 5 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 5

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about The Liturgical Year (7:15)

Grade 3

 

Session 6

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Unit 2

  • Read and learn about Saints Scholastica and Benedict

Finding God - Session 6 Jesus' Good News

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 6

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 6 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 6

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about kindness (6:05)

Grade 3

 

Session 7

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 7 Following Jesus

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 7

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 7 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 7

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about Jesus' teachings (2:42)

Grade 3

 

Session 8

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 8 Jesus Gathers Disciples

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 8

  • Read the session and complete the Reflect exercise and Session 8 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 8

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about Fishers of Men (1:06)

Grade 3

 

Session 9

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 9 Jesus Dies and Rises

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about The Metamorphosis of a Butterfly (3:12)

Grade 3

 

Session 10

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 10 Celebrating Advent

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 10

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises and Session 10 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 10

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about The Metamorphosis of a Butterfly (3:12)

Grade 3

 

Unit 3

Session 11

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Unit 3 meet Saint Katharine Drexel

  • Learn about Saint Katharine Drexel and her work as a missionary

Finding God - Session 11 Jesus Sends the Holy Spirit

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 11

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect

  • Complete the Session 11 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 11

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about The Fruit of the Spirit (1:51)

Grade 3

 

Session 12

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 12 The Catholic Church

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 12

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 12 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 12

Session Extender

  • Watch this video on the Marks of the Church (1:55)

Grade 3

 

Session 13

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 13 The Church Prays

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 13

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 13 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 13

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about The Birth of Jesus (5:38)

Grade 3

 

Session 14

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 14 Mary is Holy

Session Extender

  • Watch this video Do Catholics Worship Mary? (2:57)

Grade 3

 

Session 15

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 15 Celebrating Christmas

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 15

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises and Session 15 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 15

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about The Birth of Jesus (5:38)

Grade 3

 

Unit 4

Session 16

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Unit 4 - Sacraments, Our Way of Life

  • Meet Saint Paul the Apostle

Finding God - Session 16 Sacraments of Initiation

Session Extender

  • Watch this video on the Sacrament of Baptism (3:21)

Grade 3

 

Session 17

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 17 Celebrating Reconciliation

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 17

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 17 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 17

Session Extender

  • Watch this video about Jesus Appearance to the Disciples (2:07)

Grade 3

 

Session 18

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 18 Celebrating the Eucharist

Session Extender

  • Watch this video on The Last Supper (2:55)

Grade 3

 

Session 19

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 19 Christian Living

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 19

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 19 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 19

Session Extender

  • Watch this video on Christian Vocation (2:25)

Grade 3

 

Session 20

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 20 Celebrating Lent and Holy Week

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 20

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect activities

  • Complete the Session 20 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 20

Session Extender

  • Learn more about Lent on pages 161-164

  • Watch this video on Lent and Almsgiving (1:20)

Grade 3

 

Unit 5

Session 21

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Unit 5 Saint Monica

  • Read and learn about Saint Monica

Finding God - Session 21 Faith, Hope, and Charity

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 21

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 21 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 21

Session Extender

  • Watch this video on Saint Jeanne Jugan (3:42)

Grade 3

 

Session 22

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 22 Making Good Choices

Session Extender

  • Watch this video on the temptation of Jesus (1:49)

Grade 3

 

Session 23

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 23 Living as God's Children

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 23

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 23 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 23

Session Extender

  • Watch this video on Saint Vincent de Paul (6:44)

Grade 3

 

Session 24

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 24 All Life is Sacred

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 24

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 24 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 24

Session Extender

  • Watch this video on 20 things we should say more often (3:31)

Grade 3

 

Session 25

 

Gospel Weekly

  • Read this week's scripture as a family

  • Discuss the reading and questions together

  • Complete worksheet activities throughout the week

Finding God - Session 25 Celebrating Easter

  • Pray the prayer on the first page of Session 25

  • Read the session and complete the Explore and Reflect exercises

  • Complete the Session 25 activity sheet

  • Complete the Interactive Session Review for Session 25

Session Extender

  • Watch this video recounting the Tale of Three Trees (6:05)