Category Archives: Youth Lessons

High Jump

Elaborating on a story by Wayne Dyer. Have the class, or your family stand up with the goal of jumping as high as they can. Maybe have a goal on the wall or doorway or something to measure how high … 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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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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Hole in the paper

You need to pieces of paper, about 6 x 4 inches each. At the beginning, tell the class that you need to cut a hole in this paper big enough to put your head through. How difficult will this be? … Continue reading

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Reflecting the Light of God

Source: From a book by Robert Folgrum Gather a small mirror and a bright flashlight. Turn the light off in the room. Have one person hold the flashlight up and shine it down on the mirror. (You’ll have to experiment … Continue reading

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Magnifying glass

This object lesson requires a magnifying glass, a sunny day , a piece of paper, and just a regular piece of glass. Take your class or family outside and give one person the magnifying glass and another person the normal … Continue reading

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Backpack

Your supplies for this lesson are a backpack and lots of books. Show the class or family the backpack and ask one person to put it on. Then hand them one book and ask them if they think it is … Continue reading

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Squeezy cheese

Source: Kristi Ott The object for this lesson is a can of the cheese that squeezes out. Or you could use any other object that squeezes out of the top like toothpaste or whipped cream or something like that. I … Continue reading

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Magnet

If you take a magnet and pass is over the top of some metal shavings, the will jump up and cling to the magnet. The magnet doesn’t have to physically touch the shavings, just come close. We should always take … Continue reading

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