Throughout this term, we have been unpacking the 7 gifts of the Holy Spirit, which are wisdom, understanding, right judgement, courage, knowledge, wonder and awe and reverence. Today we were unpacking the meaning of courage and linking it to our knowledge around the character strength bravery.
Students were given the opportunity to work in small groups to role play different scenarios where courage could be used. Some students then used their own courage to perform their scenarios to the class.
After having a group discussion about courage, students represented their understanding of courage, using their own language. Students used their own strengths to represent their understanding of courage. Some students chose to create more ‘words of wisdom’ around courage, other students used whiteboards, created different illustrations in their art journal and others used their knowledge of poems through inquiry learning, to create acrostic poems and limericks. Here is a quick snapshot of our learning: