Religious Education Grades 7-9

Samantha Hensley, Coordinator ~ samanthahensley.asp@gmail.com

Welcome!
All Saints Parish 7th-9th grade Religious Education for the 2017-2018 school year will be hosted at the St. Joseph Campus’ Parish Life Center (PLC). The classrooms in the PLC have been updated and set-up to foster a focused and dynamic learning atmosphere for all of our students. If you desire to know more about the program or about a specific grade level, please refer to the contact information on this page to address any questions or concerns.
Announcement!
Reminder we will not have Religious Education the week of October 8th-14th due to Sunman-Dearborn Community Schools’ fall break. Classes will resume on October 15th and 18th. Enjoy your break!!
2017-2018 School Year Registration FormPrintable 2017-2018 School Year Calendar

Class Times & Instructors
Grade/SessionInstructorsEmail
7th Grade Sun. 9-10:30 AMElisa Carrreligioused.grade7.asp@gmail.com
7th Grade Wed. 6:30-8 PMJulie Crawley
   
8th Grade Sun. 9-10:30 AMJoyce Munchelreligioused.grade8.asp@gmail.com
8th Grade Wed. 6:30-8 PMChristine Eppert & Dan Yahl
   
9th Grade Wed. 6:30-8 PMKaren Weberreligioused.grade9.asp@gmail.com

Courses
Grade LevelCurriculumWorkbooksDescription
7th GRADEBlest Are We: The Story of Jesus“Blest Are We” focuses on the life of Jesus. The workbook is divided into 5 units with a total of 20 chapters. It also breaks down the different feasts and seasons in a liturgical year.
Love Lessons - DVD Series“Love Lessons” is a four part DVD series that was created by Pam Stenzel. In these four lessons, Pam focuses on the message that “Purity is Possible.”
    
8th GRADEAltaration (First Semester)Altaration is a workbook and DVD series that focuses on ‘how Catholic teens can appreciate the awesome beauty and mystery of the Mass.’
YOU (Second Semester)“YOU: Life, Love and the Theology of the Body” is a workbook and DVD series that focuses on teaching teens about their own individual creation, and that life is not all but them, but about being gifts for others.
    
9th GRADEEncounter (First Semester)“Encounter” is ‘a Catholic Bible study designed specifically for middle school kids’ beginning at the Old Testament and continuing to work through the Bible.
Altaration (Second Semester) Altaration is a workbook and DVD series that focuses on ‘how Catholic teens can appreciate the awesome beauty and mystery of the Mass.’

2017-2018 Calendar 
Printable Calendar here 
Aug 30Parent Meeting - pre-school thru 9th grade - at St. Joseph Campus
Sep 6Wednesday classes begin and continue weekly unless notated below
Sep 10Sunday classes begin and continue weekly unless notated below
Sep 25, 7-8pmSacramental Prep (Reconciliation/1st Communion) Parent Meeting - St. Joseph Campus
Oct 7 & 8Rosary Processions
Oct 8 (Sun) & Oct 11 (Wed)Fall Break - no class
Nov 22 (Wed) & Nov 26 (Sun)Thanksgiving week - no class
Dec 3 & 6St. Nicholas Celebrations
Dec 10 & 13Visiting Missionary
Dec 24 thru Jan 3Christmas break - no classes
Feb 14Ash Wednesday Mass
Mar 10, 9am-1pmReconciliation Retreat - St. Joseph Campus
Mar 21Snow Make-up Day
Week of Mar 25Spring Break - no classes
Apr 14, 10amFirst Holy Communion - St. Joseph Church
May 2 (Wed) & May 6 (Sun)End of year celebration. May Crowning practice.
May 12 & 13Participate in May Crowning
June 2 & 3Corpus Christi Celebration