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Session 3: The Miracle of Transformation

Session 3: The Miracle of Transformation
Session 3: The Miracle of Transformation

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  • Everything in nature contains all the power of nature. Everything is made of one hidden stuff. — Ralph Waldo Emerson Participants do simple...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Sharing Miracle Moments 5 Activity 2: Story – The Snake Husband 10 Activity 3: Three “Aha!”...
  • Set aside five minutes before the session. Sit comfortably and take three deep breaths to center yourself. Feel the details of your body—...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice and LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers, and tape Preparation for Activity Write the chalice-...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers, and tape Newsprint with definition(s) of a miracle generated by the group in Session 1...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story, “ The Snake Husband ” Newsprint, markers, and tape Optional: Simple dramatic props Preparation...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Transformation Station Instructions Timepieces (minutes); one for each Transformation Station A...
  • Materials for Activity Taking It Home Optional: Session 1, Handout 1, Say “Yes” to a Miracle Optional: Session 1, Handout 2, For the Beauty...
  • Co-leaders should reflect together after each session. You may wish to use these questions: How was our mix of discussion and action? How...
  • Materials for Activity Materials to replicate experiments in Activity 3 Poster board, markers, and tape to make signs Preparation for...
  • Materials for Activity The picture book The Fall of Freddie the Leaf by Leo Buscaglia (Slack Incorporated, 1982) Optional: A different...
  • Everything in nature contains all the power of nature. Everything is made of one hidden stuff. — Ralph Waldo Emerson IN TODAY’S SESSION… we...
  • This Korean folk tale, translated by Heinz Insu Fenkl, is similar to the European folk tale “The Frog Prince.” Used with the translator’s...
  • Seasonal Transformations around the United States In northern States, especially in New England, the mid-Atlantic and the Midwest, autumn...

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