Working with Middle Schoolers

Working with Middle Schoolers

Barbara Caldwell and Lynne Brick, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, Religious Education Committee, 1988, reprinted 1989, 1992, 33 pp.


Content: This is a complete guide for getting a Middle School youth program started at Monthly or Quarterly Meetings. Previously published as Working with Junior Highs, it includes suggestions for activities such as worship sharing, studying other churches, youth queries, and movies with discussions.

Age Range: For adults who work with 11 – 13 year olds.

Preparation Time: Requires extensive preparation; contains an extensive resource list.

Number of Lessons: There are no lesson plans, but suggestions are given that can be used to develop your own lessons suited to your particular needs and/or goals.

Activities: Discussions, games, craft projects, and field trips.

Supplies/Equipment: A TV/VCR and transportation for field trips.