The Gratitude Game: Pick-Up Sticks
The Gratitude Game is a fun family activity for Thanksgiving. Get kids thinking about all they are thankful for! via @karyntripp
FHE: "Doing Our Dailies" Teaching the effects of daily scripture study & prayers
This lesson popped into my head a few Sunday's ago. I was sitting next to my husband in church thinking about the way I feel in my Sunday School class. We have an incredibly wise and amazing Sunday school teacher. I told my husband that I feel like a dried out, thirsty sponge, in his class. I feel myself trying to take in every little bit of information, like it is water filling me up. Then I started to think about sponges a little more and this lesson came together. Please feel free to…
Jake's Object Lesson
My oldest son, Jake, taught Family Home Evening a couple of weeks ago. It all started with a simple experiment. I told Jake that if I poured oil on water it would float on top of the water. Then we went for the food coloring. Then it turned into a discussion, mostly his idea, that ended up being our lesson for FHE. He presented it all by himself. Here is how it went..... The water in the jar represents THE WORLD (meaning the things of this world, pride, basically the things that are not of…
Words that Build Up!
If there is anyone who is having a problem remembering to use nice words in your family, this might be a fun idea for you! One of our Family New Years Resolutions is to use more "Words that Build Up!" A Story Here is a story from the Friend Magazine, called Words That Build Up, that we read as a family on Monday night. It helped the kiddos understand that words are powerful, and we have to be mindful of what we say to each other. A Quiz The next page on that link, or right here, is a fun…
MINUTE TO WIN IT combined activity
“Minute to Win-It” COMBINED Activity* Break the group into 2 teams (mixed YW & YM) and have representatives from each team ...
The Pumpkin Gospel
A few days ago, I shared about how our views on Halloween have changed over the years from complete avoidance to an attempt at redemption. So, for today's Mama Monday, I thought I would share a fun fall activity for redeeming a traditional Halloween object. You can teach a bible lesson, a science lesson, and…
Living Prophets FHE Lesson Series
These lessons are the perfect way to teach your family about the importance of prophets and their teachings. All these lessons come from the book Follow the Prophets written by Rebecca K. Irvine.
Primary 4, Lesson 4
Instead of handing out the papers with the meanings, I'm going to be using this printout and cutting them then putting them around the room for the kids to pick up and read the scripture on the back (my kids are having a hard time bringing their scriptures so I'm going to start printing out the scriptures we are going to read.) then they can match the symbol with the meaning on the board after reading the scripture. DOWNLOAD HERE DOWNLOAD 3.5X4 HERE OR A SHEET OF 4 And here's the parts for…
80 Amazing Ways to Celebrate Fall Family Fun!
75 AMAZING fall family activities! I made a list of all the fall family activities that teach kids that I wanted to do this year. And while I know we won't get to all of these, I love having a master list of amazing fall family activities to choose from! There's everything from crafts, classroom activities, apple crafts/recipes, pumpkin crafts/recipes and outdoor fun.
56 Sunday Activities for Children - LDS.net
Keeping the Sabbath day holy can be a challenge when raising little children. Check out these fun Sunday activities that will help you keep the Lord’s Day!