Category Archives: Love/charity

Building Trust

Submitted by Amanda Nelson The lesson is about trust.  You will need a bunch of building blocks, the wooden kind, not Lego’s or anything that locks together.  You can tape labels  on the blocks that build character like, caring for … Continue reading

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Stay in the Light

Start outside when the sun is very bright.  Tell students to stand so they are receiving the most and brightest sun available.  Then everyone moves to a spot that is not so bright, but that you can clearly see the … Continue reading

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Clothes pin

For an object lesson regarding marriage, partnerships, working together, etc. I used a simple clothespin. I showed the class that if I only have one side of the clothespin it does not perform it’s full function. However, with the two … Continue reading

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Comb your own hair

Bring a few combs to the class, or have them use their own combs. If you bring your own, please make sure they are washed and very clean before offering students to use them. Have students comb their hair, with … Continue reading

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Paper chain

gave the lesson in Relief Society last week on Marriage. I invited a sister and her husband to come forward and play “Tug-of-war” with a paper chain which represented civil marriage. It broke when they struggled and they fell away … Continue reading

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value of a dollar

A well-known speaker started off his seminar by holding up a $20 bill. In the room of 200, he asked, “Who would like this $20 bill?” Hands started going up. He said, “I am going to give this $20 to … Continue reading

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Bag of Rocks

From Angela Spencer A Story out of the Friend called Bag of Rocks. This boy named Malcolm collected rocks everytime someone or something made him mad. I brought a bunch of rocks and made a boy stand in front of … Continue reading

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Two plants

From Angela Spencer I taught the children the subject “Jesus Christ is my Example” by using 2 object lessons. I first displayed 2 exact plants planted in 2 different containers. One container was beautiful and the plant looked wonderful. The … Continue reading

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