Teaching Children About Jesus Part 1

Teaching Children About Jesus Part 1

EDITED BY BARBARA CALDWELL

Brief Description:

Includes lessons on the first part of The Life of Jesus: The Gifts of the Magi, Jesus as a Boy, The Baptism of Jesus, Jesus in the Wilderness, The Calling and Mission of the Disciples, and The Parables of the Mustard Seed. There is an introductory chapter on “How to Teach Children about Jesus”. Age Range: 6 – 12 years.

PYM Archive 1995 54 PP. E Book

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Content: Includes lessons on the first part of The Life of Jesus: The Gifts of the Magi, Jesus as a Boy, The Baptism of Jesus, Jesus in the Wilderness, The Calling and Mission of the Disciples, and The Parables of the Mustard Seed. There is an introductory chapter on “How to Teach Children about Jesus”. Content includes:

Chapter 1 Introduction to teaching children about Jesus.
Chapter 2 How to teach children about Jesus.
Chapter 3 The Parable of the Lost Sheep.
Chapter 4 The Parable of the Mustard Seed and the Sower.
Chapter 5 Jesus as a boy.
Chapter 6 Jesus in the wilderness.
Chapter 7 The baptism of Jesus.
Chapter 8 The calling and mission of the disciples.
Chapter 9 The gifts of the Magi.

Age Range: 6 – 12 years.

Preparation Time: Time needed to review the whole curriculum, then 30 minutes weekly for preparation.

Number of Lessons: There are seven lessons which could take seven or more weeks. “Gifts of the Magi” is a good lesson to do around Christmas.

Activities: These include discussion questions, games, writing your own parables, role plays, collages, cooking, planting, songs, painting, and other crafts.

Supplies/Equipment: A Bible to read or tell a story from and a Bible atlas, if possible. Each craft activity has its own list of materials. Many of the books listed are available at the PYM library.

Download the complete curriculum (free)