NOTE: An updated post (April 15) is found here.
We are grateful that Pearson Canada has given families access to the great online resources for Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ. (Grades 1-6) Log in at www.pearsoncanada.ca/growinginfaith/student-home.
A digital version of the Student Text.
Videos: Explore fun, captivating videos about the Bible, the Sacraments, the Church, and much more.
Music: Sing the songs you learned at school! Vocal and instrumental versions are included, along with lyrics and score.
Bible Stories and Prayers: Read Bible Stories, such as The Nativity and The Parable of the Sower, at home with your family.
Image Gallery: All of the images (art and photos) are here for you to download.
Interactive Activities: Fun activities that can be used to review what you learned at school, including: Puzzles, Quizzes, matching games and digital manipulatives. You can also go on a Faith Journey which is a virtual Field Trip using Google Earth. Be sure to read the explanatory guide before you go on your Faith Journey: How to Navigate Your Faith Journeys.
Update: The Digital Versions of Fully Alive for Grades 1 and 2 are also available with the same logins. Login: GIFGIC_student99 Password: Student 99
Update: Kindergarten Religion Content Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ Online Access During School Closures
During school closures due to COVID-19, Pearson Canada has made digital access to Grades 1–6 of Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ available at no cost to all families. Kindergarten is not yet published (projected publication date 2022), but there is some content in the approved Kindergarten curriculum that is also included in Grade 1. Charts list these Kindergarten topics and related reading material, videos, and games from the digital Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ Grade 1 program.
Update: Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ Grade 7 & 8 Topics for April and June
The Catholic Bishops’ Grade 1–8 Religion program for Ontario, Alberta, Saskatchewan and NWT is called Growing in Faith, Growing in Christ. During school closures due to COVID-19, Pearson Canada has made digital access to Grades 1–6 available at no cost to all families. Grades 7 & 8 are not yet published, but some of the topics that will be covered in Grade 7 & 8 from April to June are introduced in earlier grades. Click here to access the chart . They list these topics (along with page numbers from Grades 4–6) where you can find related reading material, videos, and games.