The new updated Image of God 2nd Edition offers a Catholic religion curriculum for children 3 years old and 4 years old preparing for kindergarten that presents the faith in a lively manner with colorful graphics.
• Founded on two unifying key truths: God and creation
• Stresses the dignity of each child made in God's image
• Presents the faith in terms children understand with activities that reinforce the lesson
• Each lesson includes Bible stories, "Concepts of Faith", home activities and fun worksheets.
Pre-school has two workbooks, A and B. These workbooks may be used in a two-year program by using Workbook A for three-year-olds and Workbook B for four-year-olds. The workbook activities - coloring, cutting, matching, drawing, etc - reinforce the lesson. The workbook pages include a Family Note which consists of a short description of the lesson focus, the Concepts of Faith taught, correspondence to the Catechism of the Catholic Church and a suggested home activity.
The teacher's manual covers both Workbooks and includes correspondence to the Catechism of the Catholic Church, vocabulary words, Bible stories, prayers to know, action rhymes, and arts and craft projects. In the Appendix of the manual there are patterns for all the suggested arts and crafts projects