Celebrating The Seasons
Ideas For First Day Schools
EDITED BY MARTHA SMITH
Add exctiement to winter doldrums and entice youth to meeting in the spring.
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting 1994 31 PP. Paper
Content: Curriculum ideas for each season of the year. It is great for use in small or new First-day schools.
Age Range: Ages 5 – 13 years, with several activities included exclusively for parents and teachers.
Preparation Time: Time varies with each lesson. Books and supplies will need to be gathered each week.
Number of Lessons: There are nine lessons which could take nine or more weeks. Each lesson stands alone for the various seasons, religious or secular holidays.
Activities: These include art projects, cooking, play acting, role playing, service projects, and worship.
Supplies/Equipment: Supplies vary with the lesson. A Bible and the book Candles in the Dark are needed.