While everyone must have their own style and methods when it comes to teaching, it doesn’t hurt to get a few pointers from the author of "How To Teach Religion". Follow the tips from this manual, “How to Teach Religion - Principles & Methods” and you'll be well on your way to forming, or improving, your own teaching methods.
Here's just a sample of what's included:
Three types of teachers
The personal factor in teaching religion
Developing the power of personality
The teacher's mastery of subject-matter
Methods of growth
Fields of mastery demanded
Service and rewards
Problems and questions
The Great Objective in teaching
Teaching children versus teaching subject-matter
Subject-matter as a means instead of an end
The goal of a constantly developing Christian character and experience
The aim of teaching religion is (1) fruitful knowledge, (2) right religious attitudes and growing consciousness of God, (3) power and will to live righteously.
Not all religious knowledge of equal value
Kind of knowledge needed by child
Developing the child's idea of God
Harm from wrong concepts of God
Giving the child the right concept of religion;
Plus much, much more. Too many to mention here.
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