Video Tutorial: Lesson Preparation – Step 1

Lesson Planning Guide CoverHere is the first installment of the video series based on The Religion Teacher’s Guide to Lesson Planning free e-book. In this tutorial you will learn:

  • The sources for selecting topics
  • How to incorporate a curriculum and a textbook into lesson plans
  • How to select the most important information to teach
  • How to use the Lesson Preparation Template

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The Guide to Lesson Planning Video Series:

  1. Step 1: Lesson Preparation
  2. Step 2: Creating Lesson Objectives
  3. Step 3: Determine the Lesson Assessment
  4. Step 4: Selecting Teaching Strategies and Activities

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Jared Dees is the creator of The Religion Teacher. He is the Content Marketing Manager at Ave Maria Press and the author of 31 Days to Becoming a Better Religious Educator, To Heal, Proclaim, and Teach, and Praying the Angelus.