Primary K-2

Lesson outcome

  • Introduce students to Catholic Mission’s 2019 World Mission Month focus.
  • Explore the implications of the greatest commandment to love one another.
  • Compare schooling and the opportunities for children with disabilities in Australia with that in Ghana.
  • Students identify the benefits of education for all children.

Lesson structure

Introduction (Set)

Time: 5 mins

Introduce students to the organisation, “Catholic Mission.”

Share information with students about Ghana location, population, lifestyle etc.

Show students photos of children in Nazareth Home for God’s Children. Click here

Invite students to discuss what they notice and compare to their experience of school.

  • What can you see in these photos taken in Ghana?
  • What do you notice about how the students are learning?
  • What is similar/different to your school playground?

Main Content

Time: 10 mins

Link to 360 VR K-2 where you can review a Virtual Reality video of Nazareth Home for God’s Children with questions. Click here


Time: 5 mins

Ask students:

  • What they have learned about schooling and children with disabilities in Ghana?
  • How could we show love to the children in Ghana?
  • How does Catholic Mission help us to show love to children and families around the world?