Philosopher Dan Dennett calls for religion — all religion — to be taught in schools, so we can understand its nature as a natural phenomenon. Then he takes on The Purpose-Driven Life, disputing its claim that, to be moral, one must deny evolution.
Writing Worksheet – Metaphors & Similes (PDF) Metaphors and similes: without them poetry would be prosy, religion would be non-existent and opiates would be indescribable. A good metaphor is more than a literary device; it can shift someone’s entire perception of a situation, often with memorable and lasting effect. Metaphors and similes are slippery in…
Philosopher Dan Dennett calls for religion -- all religion -- to be taught in schools, so we can understand its nature as a natural phenomenon. Then he takes on The Purpose-Driven Life, disputing its claim that, to be moral, one must deny evolution.
We don't care if you believe in gods or worship them. That is your right. But if you want to push your beliefs into our schools, government or laws, understand that is NOT your right or privilege. Their is no war on religion. There is only a push back on your centuries of breaking the law because no one bothered to point out your crimes before.
Prayer tree/Intention Tree For Catholic school teachers, this Prayer tree is a great way to make your prayer table interactive. When you have some down time, share these with the class and give the students an time to share what they wrote. After you read a leaf, you can put it in a "prayer box."