WHAT’S NEW?
Last regular update:
26 January 2005

Added learning objectives for last topic (“Religion as the Greatest Means for Unity) in Books Two and Three as we prepare to begin posting the lesson plans.

Based on feedback from visitors, we’ve expanded the “What’s New” page to include information about both major and regular updates.

Last major update or addition:
11 April 2004

We’ve redesigned the layout and look of the site, making it much quicker to load, and expanded the Story section by adding a “Storytelling Tips” page (no entries yet).

History of major updates or additions:
3 March 2004

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6 December 2003

Added five stories to the Stories page of the Resources section.

5 December 2003

We’ve made some colorful Brochures for download and printing and posted them on the Introduction Page.

27 October 2003

We haven’t been getting enough feedback from the users (we know you’re out there)!!! So, to makes things easier for you to help us improve the lesson plans, we’ve put up a spiffy new on-line lesson feedback form. Go have a look and a spin on the new on-line feedback page in the Lesson Plans section.

19 August 2003

Check out the new contact page and feedback form…

6 May 2003

The FAQ list is finally up!

17 April 2003

Added Parent Feedback and Homework Assignment form to Resources section.

17 March 2003

Added Review Sessions at the end of each topic and Parent Feedback sections in each lesson.

14 January 2003
Added “Where Do You Get Your Ideas?”, by Karleeen Bradford, to the Writing Stories for Children section of the Resources page
Added “Slice Of Life”, by Linda Skeers, to the Writing Stories for Children section of the Resources page

11 January 2003
Added Reflection & Evaluation Section to each lesson.

1 October 2002
Added “Writing Powerful Endings”, by Laura Backes, to the Writing Stories for Children section of the Resources page

30 September 2002
Added Original Stories section on Resources page

24 September 2002
Added Lesson Plan Evaluation form on Teacher’s Resources section of Resources page

24 September 2002
Added the story of the “Blind Men and the Elephant” to Lesson 4 in Book III

18 September 2002
Added Lesson Plan Evaluation form on Teacher’s Resources section of Resources page

16 September 2002
Fixed problem with link to Spiritual Education Reference File in the Resources page

3 September 2002
Added “Writing Captivating Dialogue for Children”, by Mary Emma Allen, to the Writing Stories for Children section of the Resources page

29 August 2002
Added “What Makes a Good Story?”, by Aaron Shepard, to the Writing Stories for Children section of the Resources page