Sunday Service and Religious Education, April 27
“The Colors of Humanism”
The Humanist Group
The Nursery is open 8:45-10:15 a.m. and 10:45-12:15 to serve those three years old and under. Please label your child’s belongings. Children will be engaged in age-appropriate play, and a snack of Cheerios will be offered; however, if you have any allergy concerns, please provide your own snack.
Religious Education, 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Grades 7-8, OWL (Our Whole Lives): Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Class meets in Douglasdale Studio at First UU. Parents, use the Douglasdale entrance and please sign your students in to class before leaving the grounds and sign them out at the end of class.
Religious Education Classes at 11 a.m. (second service)
Pre-K: What If Zebras Lost Their Stripes. This story uses zebras and horses as symbols for explaining the importance of accepting others as they are and the value of appreciating diversity.
Grades 1-2: The Universe Story. In honor of Earth Day, this lesson depicts the history of the universe and all aspects of life on Earth as it evolved through the ages.
Grades 3-4: Daniel Chester French. This lesson is about Unitarian Daniel Chester French who sculpted the Lincoln Memorial statue. Students will be encouraged to sculpt their own creation to participate in the wonder we all share in the creative process.
Grades 5-6: Health and Safety. This lesson will differentiate between fact and fiction about sexually transmitted diseases and sexual abuse. Strategies will be identified to protect against STDs, sexual abuse and unplanned pregnancy.
Grades 9-12: Stories that Shape Us. Students will discuss video clips, personal stories and the written work to examine issues of their moral, ethical and spiritual development.