Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Rosary- references, activities, coloring, crafts, games, puzzles, worksheets, etc.





References:

4catholiceducators.com- History and resources

newadvent.org- History of this devotion. Also considers the Orthodox and Eastern-Rite Catholic practice.

theholyrosary.org- The Holy Rosary

catholicmom.com- Internet resources which will provide you with a variety of reference materials

fcpeace.com- The Holy Rosary

slidshare.net- The Rosary
How To Pray the Rosary (Powerpoint presentation)

mycatholicsource.com- The Holy Rosary



Activities:

catholic-church.org- Rosary lesson plan

thereligionteacher.com- Teaching the Mysteries of the Rosary to Elementary School Students

Rosary Lapbooks- A Rosary Lap Book is a creative way for children to record information they are learning and create attractive presentations of that information, as well as use the information to study.



How to pray the rosary:

teacherspayteachers.com- A Children's Rosary Prayer Guide for Students, Teachers, and Parents
Help children learn to pray one decade of the Rosary with this convenient guide. The illustrated guide provides a large image of a Rosary and clearly identifies which prayers to recite for each bead. Additional pages provide the words for each prayer of the Rosary, as well as a listing of the twenty Mysteries of the Rosary (Joyful, Luminous, Sorrowful, and Glorious). For your convenience, the materials to create smaller reference cards are also included. For added durability, print or mount these pages on cardstock and laminate. Punch a hole in the cards and fasten with a binder ring to keep all of your cards together.

pacifier.com- How To Pray the Rosary

tldm.org- How to say the Rosary



Booklets/Pamphlets:

newadvent.org- How to recite the Holy Rosary

rosaryarmy.com- Pray the Rosary in English, Spanish, or Dutch

how-to-pray-the-rosary-everyday.com- How To Pray The Rosary Printable Guide (scroll down to this). Be sure to click on learn how to fold it so you can make it into a booklet.



Coloring:

kwl.com- Rosary #1

twoheartsdesign.com- Rosary #2

twoheartsdesign.com- Rosary #3

domestic-church.com- Sample Pages for the Mysteries of the Rosary Activity and Coloring Book

fcpeace.com- Coloring pages for all the mysteries.

theclipartwizard.com- Mysteries of the Rosary Coloring Pages

sjtb.org- Rosary Coloring Pages



Crafts:

catholicicing.com- Make A Giant Rosary With Kids

catholicicing.com- Make A Rosary Book

catholicicing.com- Make an edible rosary

catholicicing.com- How to Make a Rosary with Kids
A simple rosary that kids can make using supplies found at any craft store.

suite101.com- Children’s Rosary Projects
Egg Carton Flower Rosary, Giant Rosary (made out of margarine and Cool Whip containers), and Tissue Paper Flower Rosary.

catholicicing.com- Celebrating the Month of Rosary
Rosary ideas and crafts link up

through-my-is.blogspot.com- Spiritual Medicine Craft


How to make a rosary:

Making a Rosary- Rosary background and information. Excellent step-by-step directions to make a simple rosary. (Kids Explore America’s Catholic Heritage, page 159-161).

e-scoutcraft.com- Making a rosary using Seine Twine Mason Line, 6 gold pony beads, and a small piece of leather

domestic-church.com- How to Make Knotted Cord Rosaries

ehow.com- How To Make A Rosary for Kids

ehow.com- How To Make A Pocket Rosary



Games:

christiancrafters.com- What’s Wrong?
A fun game to have the students learn prayers from the rosary.

Memory Activities and Games for Prayers and Scripture

kidzplace.org- More than 100 Missions Bible Memory Games and Other Activities



fcpeace.com- Holy Rosary Memory Game
Print out two copies and color. Cut out and play Memory.




Our Lady of the Rosary (file folder game) by Elaine- Print the game board on legal size (8.5' x 14") paper.






These games are free, however they can only to be used for classroom and personal use. They may not be published on any websites or other electronic media, or distributed in newsletters, bulletins, or any other form or sold for profit.




Name That Prayer File Folder Game- Review prayers in the rosary. (Only use the question cards for prayers of the rosary.)




Rosary Bingo: Students play regular bingo, but they answer questions about the Rosary. The teacher asks one student at a time a question from the list. The student answers the question and the class looks for the word(s) on their bingo card. The first student who gets five in a row (up, down, across, or diagonal) on their bingo card first, wins. You can play in teams or individually. (The teacher can give the students some hints to help them answer the questions correctly if needed.)

Directions & Questions

Rosary Bingo Cards- Title is in Edda font. Spaces are in Tempus Sans ITC font.

Rosary Bingo Cards (1-5)

Rosary Bingo Cards (6-10)

Rosary Bingo Cards (11-15)



Puzzles:

wordsearchfun.com- The Rosary (word search)

domestic-church.com- Joyful Mysteries (crossword)



Worksheets:

sadlierreligion.com- Mary, Model of Discipleship
Complete the activity by filling in the directions for praying the rosary. (Grade 5)






This worksheet below is free, however it can only to be used for classroom and personal use. It may not be published on any websites or other electronic media, or distributed in newsletters, bulletins, or any other form or sold for profit.

Rosary (worksheet)- multiple choice and fill in the blanks



The following worksheets are from: 100 Activities Based on the Catechism of the Catholic Church by Ellen Rossini

The Rosary, Part I- In the left column, are the names of the fifteen mysteries. The right column contains brief descriptions of each mystery. Write the letter of the description next to the name of the correct mystery. (100 Activities Based on the Catechism of the Catholic Church by Ellen Rossini, page 77).

The Rosary, Part II- Connect the letters from the previous activity in their final order to solve the dot-to-dot puzzle. (100 Activities Based on the Catechism of the Catholic Church by Ellen Rossini, page 78).



Other Prayers in the Rosary

Apostles’s Creed- lessons, coloring, crafts, games, puzzles, worksheets

Our Father- coloring, crafts, games, lessons, puzzles, worksheets

Hail Mary- coloring, games, puzzles, worksheets

Glory Be- craft, games, puzzles, worksheets





9 comments:

Lacy @ Catholic Icing said...

This lesson is just amazing. The free resources you find are out of this world! Thank you for taking the time to post what you do. I can't wait to get our printer hooked up so I can do some of this stuff with my daughter :-)

Amazing_Grace said...

Thanks Lacy!

((hugs))

Lacy @ Catholic Icing said...

Just did a lot of printing from this post! Thanks so much! :-)

Amazing_Grace said...

Lacy-
I hope you enjoy the activities! :)

Xhonane Olivas said...

What a complete post! Lots of resources!! You must have put a lot of time on this, thanks for sharing!! I also wanted to tell you that I made a Rosary Lapbook in Spanish and English. If you want to see it, this is the link: http://familiacatolica-org.blogspot.com/2010/05/lapbook-del-rosario.html
Blessings!

Amazing_Grace said...

Xhonane Olivas-
Thank you for the info about your Rosary Lapbook. I added it to the Rosary Lapbook post. :)

Jared Dees said...

Seriously, I'm amazed by the quality of links and resources you find and the games you create. Thank you!

Amazing_Grace said...

Jared!
Thank you for your kind words! I try very hard to find and create activities that everyone can use. :)

Xhonane Olivas said...

Thank you for your link at Familia Catolica!!! Many blessings!!
http://familiacatolica-org.blogspot.com/2011/09/fiesta-de-enlaces-para-celebrar-el-mes.html