RE curriculum for 2017-2018

 

 

●     Infant to 4 yrs.- Nursery - Our childcare providers create a warm environment for younger children and babies to play

●     Pre-K to K - Spirit Play - A Montessori-style story-based exploration of spirituality and the big life questions. *Spirit play guides and materials will be available as the need arises, to supplement free play. We are planting the seeds to grow this unique new program for our youngest ones throughout the year.

●     1st - 5th grade - Harry Potter and UU 101– A social justice faith in action curriculum based on the books by J.K. Rowling.  We are working closely with the Social Justice committee on this program to plan intergenerational social action. Harr and UU

●     6th- 10th grade -  Harry Potter and UU 102- This class follows the same curriculum as the 101 class but takes a deeper look at the complexities and causes of social issues (while also having fun with wands, sorting hats, potions, and charms!).

●     7th- 12th grade - Our Whole Lives (OWL) is a highly acclaimed lifespan sexuality education program and essential part of UU congregations. OWL for youth in grades 7-9 will take place once a month on Sunday afternoons throughout the year beginning in October. A mandatory Parents’ Meeting will take place on Sunday, September 17th at 12:30 PM.  OWL for grades 10-12 will happen concurrently in the winter months only. Both classes are open to both UU and non-UU youth.

●     8th - 12th grade - Youth Ministry – Our kick-off youth group meeting is planned for Saturday evening, September 16th from 6-8 PM. We will be creating our covenant and visioning the year ahead.