Lesson 1: Grades K-2

Lesson 1:  PHILIPPINE DUCHESNE:  EVERY JOURNEY IS BORN FROM A DREAM

Putting All the Pieces Together to Build Your Dream

 Objectives: 

  • Students obtain a broad overview of St. Rose Philippine Duchesne’s zeal and life dream to become a missionary in America.
  • Students gain an appreciation for the hardships Philippine endured as she persevered with unwavering dedication to bring education and Christianity to Native Americans.
  • With Philippine’s example, students reflect on the importance of setting their own life goals and evaluating character traits necessary to achieve those personal goals.

Consider (Essential Questions):

  • What do you know about St. Rose Philippine Duchesne and her quest to fulfill her life dream, compelling her to travel from France to the Missouri frontier?
  • How long are you willing to wait for your dream to come true?
  • Is it worth facing obstacles to pursue your dream?
  • How can obstacles become opportunities/building blocks in your life?

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The resources below are designed for you to introduce Philippine to your students. Pick and choose from the activities listed in suggested order. 

TEACHER INSTRUCTIONS

STUDENT DOCUMENTS & ACTIVITIES

 
Instructions-for-K-2-Pleased-to-Meet-You-RPD.pdf

PowerPoint-of-St---Philippine-Duchesne-Life-K-to-5-With-Teacher-Notes-.pptx

PowerPoint-of-St---Philippine-Duchesne-Life-K-to-5-With-Teacher-Notes-.pdf

Philippine-Short-Biography.pdf

 
 Instructions-for-Introducing-RPD-with-Coloring-Book-Puzzle-Pieces.pdf Coloring-Book-Page-3.pdf   
  Coloring-Book-Page-5.pdf   
  Coloring-Book-Page-7.pdf  
  Coloring-Book-Page-8.pdf  
  Coloring-Book-Page-9.pdf  
  Coloring-Book-Page-10.pdf  
Instructions for 3 Flat Philippine Activities Introducing RD.pdf

Flat-Philippine-Front.pdf

Flat-Philippine-Back.pdf

 
   Student-Document-for-Hexagon-Petal-Card-Template.pdf  
Instructions-for-K-to-2-Philippine-Overcomes-Obstacles.pdf Student-Document-K-to-2-Philippine-Overcomes-Obstacles.pdf  

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