Resources





Resources

"Children of the Earth" DVD series
This set of 18 stories introduces students to other young people from around the world. They look at family. interests, culture and the joys of teens in Haiti, Tanzania, Guatemala, Philippines, Japan, the United States and  eleven other countries. This series will enhance social studies, geography and religion classes.


Five Minutes with Mission: Brief Tales to Share
These very short stories can be used for short amounts of classroom time, such as just before the lunch bell rings. In about five minutes, students can learn of diverse cultures and delightful cultural differences, hear how people relate to each other, explore their own feelings of empathy, learn bits of history and enjoy humor in some mission situations. For various age groups.

"World Watch" column
World Watch is a regular feature in Maryknoll Magazine. Focused on current and sometimes urgent topics, this is an excellent research resource for students in middle and high school. The columns are categorized here by topic.

World Words
A collection of words and phrases that Maryknoll missioners have learned in their work around the world.  In the classroom, this list may enrich vocabulary building, add some new cultural concepts, and spark curiosity about languages. It will also reinforces the idea that we are all part of one family.