Eco-Justice Ministries
   Eco-Justice: "the well-being of all humankind on a thriving Earth"
 

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Eco-Curriculum Review for the title
Shalom Lifestyles: Whole People, Whole Earth

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Short Description:   Fifteen-session video curriculum for youth. Focuses on peace, justice, service, and the environment. Note: Only two short units deal with the environment.
Long Description:   Earth Ministry describes this resource: This video series consists of 15 sessions with leader’s guide and handouts. Especially relevant for creation-care are sections 6 (“Can the Earth Be Healed?”) and 13 (“Co-Creators and Caretakers of the Earth”).

Other sessions include titles such as The Hunt for Happiness; Images in a Box; TV Violence; Can the Earth be Healed. It is a holistic resource to enable young Christians to discover their vocation in terms of service and care of the earth. The set includes two videos, two leader´s books, reproducible student sheets, quality binder.

Bibliographic & Purchasing Information
Author:   Jerry L. Holsopple
Publisher:   Mennonite Media Productions
Publication date:   1992 Website for this resource:   www.mennolink.org/books/jerrylholsopple.html
We know of 1 source for purchasing this resource.
Address Mennonite Media
1251 Virginia Ave.
Harrisonburg, VA   22802-2497  
Phone 800-999-3534   540-434-6701 Fax 540-434-5556  
Website www.mennomedia.org E-mail mm@mennomedia.org  
Price $44.95  Order # SHALSET 

Target Audience & Course Sessions
Age levels Preschool    Primary    Jr. High    Sr. High    Adult     undefined
Optimum class size The reviewer did not comment - assume 10-20 
Are suggestions included for expanding/contracting the series? The materials do not provide specific suggestions.  
Are learners expected to do homework? The reviewer did not describe any homework  
Target audience:
 Interfaith - addressed people of many faiths
 Judeo-Christian - addressed to Jews & Christians
 Christian - addressed explicitly to Christians
 Not explicity faith-based - not much religious content
  The reviewer did not identify a target audience

Materials provided
Materials include:
 Leader's guide
 Student book
 Discussion questions
 Class activities - arts & crafts
 Class activities - group participation 
 Video
 Reading materials
 Presentation or lecture notes
 Prayer or worship resources
The reviewer did not report this information 
Other materials required:none specified
Description of the Leader's Guide:There is no guide, or no description was provided
Description of the Student's Book:There is no guide, or no description was provided


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