Daring to be Different
Download a pdf of “Daring to be Different” – a book by Anne Reid about Catherine McAuley, written especially for primary school pupils.
Circle of Mercy – Catherine McAuley
Watch the video called ‘Circle of Mercy – Catherine McAuley Part 1′.
Watch the video called ‘Circle of Mercy – Catherine McAuley Part 2′.
Sr Peg talks about Catherine McAuley – part one
Sr Peg talks about Catherine McAuley – part two
Activity suggestions: Let’s talk about Catherine McAuley
- Create a time line of Catherine McAuley’s life.
- Discuss the challenges she faced.
- How would you describe Catherine McAuley’s personality?
- How did her gifts serve the community? Support your comments with examples- if you describe Catherine McAuley as ‘caring’, write an example of something caring that she did for the community.
- Think of three questions that you would like to ask Catherine McAuley if this were possible? Write your three questions on a piece of paper. Swap your questions with a class member. Then pretend for a moment that you are Catherine McAuley. How would you respond to the questions that you were given?