Blessed Carlo Acutis: Extraordinary in the Ordinary (Download)
Blessed Carlo Acutis: Extraordinary in the Ordinary teaches high school students about the short yet impactful life of Blessed Carlo Acutis, a youth who used his exceptional computer skills to create a website cataloging the Catholic Church’s approved Eucharistic miracles. Carlo is a beautiful example of how living an ordinary life can become extraordinary because of faith, love of Jesus in the Eucharist, and generosity toward others.
This one-day lesson reinforces students’ understanding of and faith in the True Presence of the Eucharist, it teaches students that holiness can and should be attained through ordinary things, and it guides students as they seek to live a holy life and build a culture that respects all people.
Use this lesson in a religion class. Recommended for high school students.
Your purchase of this 15-page digital download includes:
- Overview of Blessed Carlo Acutis’ life
- Lecture notes about Carlo’s faith, his devotion to Jesus in the Eucharist, and about the extraordinary way he evangelized to others
- Details about the Eucharistic miracles around the world
- News Report activity/optional activity/writing prompts
Permission to use this lesson is granted to the immediate family or classroom of the original purchaser. Schools with more than one classroom using this lesson should purchase additional copies. If you have any questions, please contact Susan Ciancio at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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