Great Ideas: Role Model of the Day

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Begin each day with the story of a saint: from the TCT archives

To incorporate the lives of the saints into my students’ everyday lives, I start each morning with the “role model of the day.” I read a short story about the life of the saint of the day; if there is none, I choose one from the summer months.

Students talk about how that saint could be a role model in today’s world. It’s a great way to get students to evaluate what it really means to be a role model.

~ Submitted by Linda Ferguson  (at time of original publication, St. Jude Thaddeus School, Havre, Montana)

This great idea was originally published in our November/December 2010 issue.

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