The second edition of the grade 3 curriculum, "Who Is Our Example?" is a perform-a-text which combines text and activity in one book. Clear, comprehensive and interesting presentation of the Catholic Faith based on seven key concepts: God, Creation, Christ, Church, Grace, Sacraments and Commandments. Stories from Scripture, lives of the saints and contemporary situations give students Catholic role models and examples of living the faith. The lessons are complimented by colorful illustrations.Emphasis is placed on a developing a deeper understanding of the nature and persons of God, and who we are as images of God. Also focused on are the powers of thinking and choosing that God gives us and how we should use them to imitate the perfect image of God, Jesus. The students grow in their understanding of the Church, and participation in its life of grace and Mary, our mother, who helps us to be like Jesus.Teacher's manuals are very detailed, thorough and full of practical ideas.
Keywords: Image of God, 2nd edition, second edition, Who Is Our Example?, Grade 3, Teacher's Manual