We've been hearing the Bread of Life discourses from John 6 in Mass these past weeks.
If you are teaching 2nd grade Catechism this year, the book Friendship With Jesus might be a helpful resource.
Friendship with Jesus: Pope Benedict XVI Speaks to Children on Their First Holy Communion
Friendship With Jesus: Pope Benedict XVI Talks to Children on Their First Holy Communion is based on a dialogue in St. Peter's Square that took place in 2006
Well…eventually the book got picked up by Ignatius, so it’s obviously available here in the US now. Here’s a bit more:
And that’s it – that’s the beginning, not only of a collaboration, but of a great friendship.