P4 - First Communion
New diocesan First Holy Communion materials
Announcing the launch of the new diocesan sacramental materials for the Sacrament of First Holy Communion! These are the fruit of collaboration among teachers from all over the Diocese of Motherwell along with Fr Stephen Reilly over the past few months.
The teacher materials are available in interactive Prezi format by clicking on this link. Many thanks are due to Colin Dorman for the production of the this Prezi document, which is copyrighted to the Farmington Fellowship.
Navigation is intuitive: click on/touch a box to make it bigger, and click outside the box to make it smaller. Alternatively, focus on each box in sequence by pressing the right arrow on your keyboard. Click here for a short Powerpoint introduction to how the First Holy Communion Prezi works.
The same teacher materials are available to download in Powerpoint format by clicking on this link
The same teacher materials are available to download in PDF format by clicking on this link.
Additional detailed resources for teachers are available by clicking on this link.
New Diocesan Family Workbooks to accompany these teacher materials are available to order by contacting Bill Doran at the Diocesan Centre at
Many thanks are due to the members of the First Holy Communion writing team: Nicola Cadwallender, Claire Cardle, Paula Daisley, Martin Doyle, Nicole Edwards, Kathleen Logan, Gemma McBride, Gillian McLaughlin, Lorraine Mullen, Louise Queen, Elaine Rae, and Louise Torrance, and to their head teachers for their support.
Specific core learning in TIOF addresses preparation for First Holy Communion, and can also be found in the diocesan planning exemplars:
P4 First Holy Communion short version (click to open)
P4 First Holy Communion long version (click to open)