Lesson Plan Contest

Wanted: Lesson Plans for social justice, solidarity, mission...

Share your great ideas with others and enter the contest to win a $100 Amazon Gift Card

Join us as we build a library of quality mission education resources on our website.

Submit a lesson plan for a class, workshop or mission education presentation to be posted on our webpage. Lesson plans selected for publication will receive a $25 credit for Orbis books and other mission education resources from the Maryknoll Mall.

For a limited time, one submission each month will be selected to win a $100 Amazon Gift Card.


uggested topics:

  • Bringing God's mission of love to our lives and world
  • Making social justice happen
  • Building relationships of global solidarity
  • Lesson Plans for Lent 2013
  • Lesson Plans for Easter Season
  • 2013Keeping Pentecost Alive
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Criteria and format for submissions:

All lesson lessons submitted should include the following:

  • Lesson Title
  • Content Area(s) (if applicable, ex: language arts)
  • Lesson Objective (what do you want the audience to be able to do, explain, discuss, etc., by the end of this lesson?)
  • Lesson Assesment (how will the audience show the person leading the lesson that they "get it" or can do what you hope?)
  • Grade Level(s) or Age Group(s)
  • Duration (ex: two 45-minute periods)
  • Theme/Topic (ex: Lent, making social justice happen, etc.)
  • Materials Needed (ex: felt pens)
  • Supplementary Materials (any worksheets, video links, etc.)
  • Step-by-step lesson activities

You can view, download, and use a suggested lesson template that includes all of the above requirements HERE.

Submit entries in MS Word or Google Doc format to Kevin Foy.

  • K-5 Grade6-8 Grade
  • High School
  • Youth ministry groups
  • Young adult and college campus ministry groups
  • RCIA Groups
  • Adult faith formation
  • Ministry formation classes
  • Deacon formation classes

Rules, fine print, legal stuff, etc.

  • You must personally own all the ideas, photos and other material in your submission and none of it can be subject to copyright by you or others.
  • If selected for publication on our website or other venue, your submission becomes the property of the Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers. We reserve the right to edit or modify the content.
  • You will be given credit for your submission through a tag line on the resource.
  • Maryknoll paid employees are not eligible to win, but the contest is open to Maryknoll Affiliates.
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Suggested audiences: