The CANA curriculum engages teenagers by showing them how Orthodoxy is applicable to their lives through a variety of pertinent, contemporary issues. Unit 1 contains 12 comprehensive lessons for the teacher outlined in a step-by-step process of how to prepare, present and evaluate each lesson.
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Each lesson may be taught during one class period or over a several week period. Each lesson is preceded by in-depth background information for the teacher, including liturgical, theological, scriptural, patristic and ethical considerations. The comprehensive lessons include opening/closing prayers, topic descriptions, discussion guides, faith application, critical reflection and lesson evaluation.
172 pages. Age 13+.