Advent to Epiphany Morning Time Plans


Six weeks of pre-made Morning Time plans for Catholic families as they travel through the Advent and Christmas seasons. Bring beauty (and joy!) to your homeschool with poetry, fine arts, nature study, good books, and so much more — all prepared for you with your choice of a grid or loop schedule to follow.

This is a digital product. Nothing will be mailed.


We took all the hard work out of planning Morning Time!

Authored by Genie Shaw of Barefoot Abbey the plans include six weeks of Morning Time activities for Catholic families for Advent through Epiphany.

This is a digital product. Nothing will be mailed.

Designed for grades 1-6 the plans can easily be adapted to include preschool to adult age groups.

Topics and subjects included in these plans are:

  • Prayer – St. Andrew Christmas Novena and other seasonal prayers
  • Music appreciation -Advent, Christmas, and Epiphany Hymns
  • Hymns – six hymns and carols
  • Memorization – The Last Gospel of the Mass (Prologue of John)
  • Scripture reading – Daily Mass readings
  • Poetry – seasonal poems
  • Picture study – Advent and Christmas themed art
  • Nature Study – Stars and Constellations
  • Art – Chalk pastels tutorials
  • Picture books – Fabulous selections to accompany the subject areas
  • Read Alouds – Four great chapter books scheduled for you to choose between
  • Saint of the Day – An appendix that links to a reading for each day’s saint

The lesson plans are designed for ease-of-use for new Morning Time Moms and veterans alike. They feature:

  • Intro material with tips and instructions for doing all the subjects
  • A blank weekly grid for you to schedule each subject daily or add resources to the plan
  • OR a loop schedule laying out all the subjects and activities to be done — just do the next thing(s) each day
  • Printable booklist to take to the library
  • Copies of prayers, Scripture, and poems to print for your family
  • An easy-to-use web page with links to all the videos and tutorials in the plans, as well as links to the books and art supplies for your convenience

* Note: Completing nature study will require a purchase of additional resources. Other books can be purchased, borrowed from the library, or you may substitute similar titles from your own collection.

Click to download the sample of the Morning Time plans here.

The sample contains a smattering of pages from the intro, an example of a printable booklist page, printable poem page, weekly grid, and loop schedule page.

What are you waiting for? Have the Morning Time you always wanted, without the stress, prep, and planning!


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