Sunday, September 9, 2012
I Belong to a Family & I Love My Brothers and Sisters (Primary Manual 1, Lessons 23 & 24)
Sunbeam Lesson 23 - I Belong to a Family
Sunbeam Lesson 24 - I Love my Brothers and Sisters
First take a look at this post.
If I had to do it all again I would spread the chain out through all three lessons in which you talk about family. Print out the chains (from the link above) and divide them between the three lessons - Lessons 23, 24, 25.
For lesson 23 color the self link and parents link.
For lesson 24 color the brother & sister links.
For lesson 25 color the extended family links.
It took a lot of time to try and draw bodies on all the links and put them together (plan on teaching them how to draw stick figures the first lesson). This will cut down on the coloring time and on the day of the last lesson you could have the chains linked together already minus the ones they will make that day.
Lesson 24: I Love My Brothers and Sisters.
We did the chains (above) and read a story about Moses. They did a lot of talking about their brothers and sisters. We talked about how to be kind to our siblings and how much we love them. The kids then got to take a treat home to each sibling and a little note. A Kiss seems the perfect gift for a sister or brother.
I decided to make treats with a chocolate kiss on top.