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Schools

Lenten Appeal 2018: ‘Lenten Quest’

Primary Schools

The theme of this year’s Lenten Appeal is ‘Lenten Quest’. The children will go on a quest, searching for ways to put their faith into action and grow closer to God. Click here to find out more about this year’s Lenten Appeal

Participating schools receive-

  • Pupil activity sheets to complete during the six weeks of Lent (we can deliver copies to your school for free, or download here)
  • Individual collection boxes for each child to raise money for the Catholic Children’s Society during Lent
  • Online teaching resources

 

Teaching Resources

PowerPoints, lesson plans and worksheets to accompany the activity sheet are available to download below:

Fast/Give/Pray Activity    PowerPoint        Lesson plans

Additional resources-  Worksheet 1        Worksheet 2          Bank notes           Card sort

CCS stories (to read during Lent)

If you would like to order more activity sheets, collection boxes or Parent leaflet please email kimberleyt@cathchild.org.uk

 

Secondary Schools

This Lent, secondary school pupils will look at why so many local children and young people are living in poverty, and what they can do to make a difference.

Teaching resources

Scavenger Hunt- pupils can find out more about the work of CCS and the difference they can make

Financial budgeting- pupils have to devise a budget for a local family

CCS stories-six stories about children who have been helped by CCS this year