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Make New Neighbors Feel Welcome

New neighbors bring excitement to the neighborhood — any “sold” sign could signal the arrival of your child’s new best friend! Welcoming newcomers makes the neighborhood feel cozy and friendly, and with these ideas from private schools in Orlando, everyone can do their part to share God’s love. Bring the Whole Family A friendly introduction…


Make DIY Prayer Jars at Home

Part of helping children build a close relationship with God is teaching them how to pray. With this craft from Orlando private schools, you and your little ones can create a prayer jar to guide their time with God and learn how to pray in a natural, effective way. What You Need Wide-mouth mason jars…


God Wants Us as We Are

A reflection by Amelia, 12th grade, Bishop Moore Catholic As we enter into this moment of grace, I invite you to reflect in this moment about giving the gift of our hearts. As we know, Mary gave herself as a gift to the Lord. She opened herself to the Holy Spirit, and in return, the…


Acts of Kindness

In today’s world, it can be disheartening to see the anger that surrounds us. However, you can combat this in a simple way — by encouraging your child to practice acts of kindness on a regular basis. This can help him understand that he has the power to make a difference by sharing God’s unconditional…


How To Share Your Catholic Faith

With everything that God has done in your life, your Catholic beliefs are a core part of who you are. It takes courage and humility to share those beliefs in today’s world, but doing so can help bring people to God and give them the same peace you have. These ideas from Orlando private schools…


Back-to-School Bible Verses

Summer always seems to fly by, especially when you’re a child who isn’t quite ready to get back into homework, tests, and meeting new classmates. Whether your little one is struggling with anxiety, sadness, or a fear of the unknown, these Bible verses from Orlando private schools can help her trust God and lean on…


Tips to Teach the Bible at Home

Familiarizing your child with the Bible can be challenging! With these suggestions, you can help your child navigate the Bible without any confusion and make it enjoyable to read for years to come. Choose a Kid-Friendly Bible They’ll Enjoy Investing in a Bible that’s catered to your child’s age group is a great way to…


Raise Children Who Love to Share

Sharing can be a difficult concept to teach your child. If you have a little one who’s a stubborn sharer, these suggestions can help you show him that sharing his time, gifts, and belongings with others is another way that we can share God’s love. Start Young There’s no better time to introduce sharing to…


The No Comfort Zone Summer

One of the many joys of summer is having time to relax, pick up the books we’ve wanted to read all year, and sometimes even enjoy a lazy day at home. Sometimes we really need this kind of summer: a chance to let our minds and souls rest and recuperate after a busy school year.…


Catholic Scientists for Your Student to Admire

It’s often thought that faith and science are incompatible; however, that’s not the case. These Catholics were phenomenal scientists and upheld the teachings and beliefs of the Church while making exciting discoveries that benefited the world. If you have a young scientist at home, teach her about these Catholic role models, and encourage her to…