Tuesday, September 29, 2015

St. Francis of Assisi Activities for Kids





Activities

reallifeathome.com- 10 + Ideas For Celebrating St. Francis of Assisi with Young Ones

familyholiday.net- Children’s Activities for Feast of St. Francis

traininghappyhearts.blogspot.com- Build a church like St. Francis of Assisi

ocp.org- How to bring Saint Francis alive in the classroom

livestrong.com- Children's Activities for the Feast of Saint Francis

showerofroses.blogspot.com- Celebrating the Saints :: St. Francis of Assisi



Coloring

familyholiday.net- St. Francis of Assisi Coloring pages for Catholic Kids

paperdali.blogspot.com- Free Saint Francis of Assisi coloring page

waltzing.com- St. Francis coloring page

catholicplayground.com- Saint Francis coloring page

supercoloring.com- St. Francis of Assisi

maintenantunehistoire.fr- St. Francis of Assisi



Crafts

catholicicing.com- St. Francis of Assisi Crafts for Catholic Kids

catholicinspired.com- St. Francis of Assisi Craft



Puzzles/Worksheets

whenwewordsearch.com- Word Search

reallifeathome.com- Crossword

pflaum.com- St. Francis’ feast day is October 4. He loved all the people, plants, and animals that God made! Draw a line from each animal to the word that names it. Then color the animals. 2014 (Preschool)

pflaum.com- Finish this story about St. Francis. Use the words below to fill in the blanks. 2013 (Grades 2 – 3)

pflaum.com- Can you discover who is telling each of the stories about the life of St. Francis? Choose the speakers from the box and write their names at the end of their stories. 2014 (Grades 2 – 3)

reallifeathome.com- St. Francis of Assisi Printables and Worksheet Packet

sadlierreligion.com- Think of things in nature that you are thankful for. Write a poem or song praising God for creating these things.

sadlierreligion.com- Write an online article about someone you know who serves God. If possible, interview him or her for your article.





Friday, September 25, 2015

Gospel for the Mass: 10/25/15- Mark 10:46-52








*Be sure to check out Gospel for the Mass Year B page right below the header for other days that you need Gospel for the Mass activities.


Disclaimer: The posts below contain links to other websites and the content of these sites are evaluated before they are included. These websites can change without warning making links inactive and/or the content altered. We have no control over other websites and we are not responsible for the content that they post.




Mark 10:46-52



Activities

catholicmom.com- Click on the month. Scroll down to the date for Coloring Page, Mass Worksheet, Crossword Puzzle, Word Search, etc.

Theresa catholickidsbulletin.blogspot.com will post a link to an activity sheet that coordinates with the Catholic Mass. There will be pictures and activities each week to help little kids understand and appreciate the Mass. Most weeks, she will also highlight a Saint whose feast day falls within that week or a liturgical symbol they can watch for at Mass.

sadlierreligion.com- Scroll down to Gospel Reflection, Discussion Questions for the Gospel, and Proclaiming Faith Activities

loyolapress.com- Background on the Gospel and activities for groups and families

4catholiceducatiors.com- Resources on the Sunday Readings

sermons4kids.com- I Want to See Jesus object lesson with group activities, coloring, puzzles, quizzes, etc.

sermons4kids.com- Speak Up! object lesson with group activities, coloring, puzzles, quiz

calvarycurriculum.com- Jesus Heals Blind Bartimaeus #217 lesson with memory verses, circle the correct words, true or false, fill in the blanks, puzzles, and color sheets.

word-sunday.com- Tom Learned To See Through God’s Eyes lesson (scroll down to Gospel)

The Catholic Toolbox- What Can Teens Do For Gospel For The Mass Activities?

textweek.com- Lectionary, Scripture Study and Worship Links and Resources



Coloring

sermons4kids.com- Mark 10:51

sermons4kids.com- Blindfold Coloring

lambsongs.co.nz- “Bartimaeus Can See” one page Bible story the children can color. Scroll down for black and white file.

lambsongs.co.nz- “I Can See” mini book that the children color. Scroll down for black and white booklet and cover to print out.



Crafts

sermons4kids.com- I Want To See Jesus group activities (crafts)

sermons4kids.com- Speak Up! group activities (crafts)

familycrafts.about.com- First Aid Necklace Craft


Jesus Heals the Blind Man Craft- Have a picture of a man’s face.

openclipart.org- Example

Directions: Cut out the eye area prior to class. Make a wheel and attach to the man’s face with a brass fastener. Have the children draw eyes that cannot see, then turn the wheel and draw eyes that are healed. Color. The children can turn the wheel to see how the blind man was healed.

craftingthewordofgod.com- Blind Man Healed Mask

daniellesplace.com- Jesus Heals the Blind Man Paper Craft



Games

sermons4kids.com- I Want To See Jesus group activities (games)

sermons4kids.com- Speak Up! group activities (games)

books.google.com- Can You Do That Blindfolded?- The Encyclopedia of Bible Games for Children’s Ministry by Group Publishing, page 79.

sermons4kids.com- Blind Game & Charades of Circumstances

sermons4kids.com- Blind Shoe Relay and Blind Bag

ehow.com- How to Play Blind Man’s Bluff

daniellesplace.com- Jesus Heals the Blind Man Game for Sunday School (scroll down for this)

daniellesplace.com- Blind Man (game)

Target Practice- The Really Big Book of Bible Games by Gospel Light, page 123.



Puzzles

sermons4kids.com- Word Search

sermons4kids.com- Word Search

joanyedwards.com- Word Search

sermons4kids.com- Decoder

sermons4kids.com- Word Jumble

sermons4kids.com- Crossword

sermons4kids.com- Crossword

4catholiceducatiors.com- Crossword

joanyedwards.com- Crossword

sermons4kids.com- Alphabet Soup


Quizzes

sermons4kids.com- Blind Bartimaeus (multiple choice)

sermons4kids.com- Blind Bartimaeus (fill in the blanks)

gardenofpraise.com- The Blind Man fill in the blanks.

sermons4kids.com- Speak Up (fill in the blanks)





Friday, September 18, 2015

Gospel for the Mass: 10/18/15- Mark 10:35-45 or 10:42-45








*Be sure to check out Gospel for the Mass Year B page right below the header for other days that you need Gospel for the Mass activities.


Disclaimer: The posts below contain links to other websites and the content of these sites are evaluated before they are included. These websites can change without warning making links inactive and/or the content altered. We have no control over other websites and we are not responsible for the content that they post.




Mark 10:35-45 or 10:42-45



Activities

catholicmom.com- Click on the month. Scroll down to the date for Coloring Page, Mass Worksheet, Crossword Puzzle, Word Search, etc.

catholickidsbulletin.blogspot.com- Download a FREE bulletin to help your kids learn more about our Catholic Mass. Each week's bulletin contains coloring pages for a saint and activities based on the Gospel. The coloring pages may also include a maze, dot-to-dot, find the picture, and many other activities.

sadlierreligion.com- Scroll down to Gospel Reflection, Discussion Questions for the Gospel, and Proclaiming Faith Activities

loyolapress.com- Background on the Gospel and activities for groups and families

4catholiceducatiors.com- Resources on the Sunday Readings

msssbible.com- Who Is The Greatest with tons of resources for illustrating the story, coloring pages/activity sheets, crafts, and songs.

sermons4kids.com- To Be Like Jesus object lesson with group activities, coloring page, and word search

sundayschoollessons.com- Who Will Sit at Jesus’ Right and Left Hand? lesson

word-sunday.com- Eddie’s Night Out With His Family lesson (scroll down to Gospel)

The Catholic Toolbox- What Can Teens Do For Gospel For The Mass Activities?

textweek.com- Lectionary, Scripture Study and Worship Links and Resources



Coloring

sermons4kids.com- Mark 10:43



Crafts

sermons4kids.com- To Be Like Jesus group activities (crafts)


Make a banner saying your favorite verse from the Gospel today out of felt, construction paper or foam sheets.

crayola.com- Mosaic Mini Banner


Bookmarks

Make a bookmark of your favorite verse from today’s lesson.

dltk-cards.com- Make your own bookmark from your favorite passage from today’s lesson.

freekidscrafts.com- lots of ideas listed



Games

sermons4kids.com- To Be Like Jesus group activities (games)

mssscrafts.com- Play musical chairs and at the end reward the child who was out first! (Wait until the end of the game until you tell the children that that this is the way you will be playing!) Discuss how being the winner or first to gain something is not always the best way.


Play Bingo using words from today’s lesson.

Bingo Card Makers

teach-nology.com- 3 x 3 or 5 x 5 cards

dltk-cards.com- Custom Bingo Cards

eslactivities.com- Bingo Card Generator



Puzzles

sermons4kids.com- Word Search

joanyedwards.com- Word Search

joanyedwards.com- Crossword





Friday, September 11, 2015

Gospel for the Mass: 10/11/15- Mark 10:17-30








*Be sure to check out Gospel for the Mass Year B page right below the header for other days that you need Gospel for the Mass activities.


Disclaimer: The posts below contain links to other websites and the content of these sites are evaluated before they are included. These websites can change without warning making links inactive and/or the content altered. We have no control over other websites and we are not responsible for the content that they post.




Mark 10:17-30



Activities

catholicmom.com- Click on the month. Scroll down to the date for Coloring Page, Mass Worksheet, Crossword Puzzle, Word Search, etc.

catholickidsbulletin.blogspot.com- Download a FREE bulletin to help your kids learn more about our Catholic Mass. Each week's bulletin contains coloring pages for a saint and activities based on the Gospel. The coloring pages may also include a maze, dot-to-dot, find the picture, and many other activities.

sadlierreligion.com- Scroll down to Gospel Reflection, Discussion Questions for the Gospel, and Proclaiming Faith Activities

loyolapress.com- Background on the Gospel and activities for groups and families

4catholiceducatiors.com- Resources on the Sunday Readings

msssbible.com- Rich Young Ruler with tons of resources for illustrating the story, coloring pages/activity sheets, crafts, and songs.

sermons4kids.com- The God of the Impossible object lesson with coloring, puzzles, quizzes

sermons4kids.com- Who Wants To Be A Millionaire object lesson with coloring, puzzles, quizzes

sermons4kids.com- Are You Good Enough object lesson with group activities, coloring, puzzles, quiz, worship bulletin

sundayschoollessons.com- God Saves Us When We Can’t Save Ourselves lesson

word-sunday.com- David’s Impossible Day lesson (scroll down to Gospel)

The Catholic Toolbox- Young Ruler Pre K – K lesson that consists of Objectives, Word Wall, Bible Story with questions, Songs and/or Finger Plays, Activities, Crafts, Games, Snacks, Coloring/Puzzles, Handwriting Sheets, Mini Books, etc.

The Catholic Toolbox- What Can Teens Do For Gospel For The Mass Activities?

textweek.com- Lectionary, Scripture Study and Worship Links and Resources



Coloring

sermons4kids.com- Mark 10:21

sermons4kids.com- Mark 10:25

coloring.ws- Camel coloring pages



Crafts

sermons4kids.com- Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? group activities (crafts)

sermons4kids.com- Are You Good Enough group activities (crafts)

artistshelpingchildren.org- camel crafts

scissorcraft.com- Folding Craft Paper Camel

enchantedlearning.com- Camel (made out of an egg carton with googly eyes)

dltk-kids.com- 3 camel crafts posted



Games

sermons4kids.com- Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? group activities (crafts)

sermons4kids.com- Are You Good Enough group activities (games)


Camel Game- Make 5 dice with the letters C A M E L on five of the sides (You can also spell NEEDLE as well using 6 dice). (Or you can use regular dice and put a sticker on each side and put the letters C A M E L on five of the sides.)

Directions: Players take turns and roll the dice and try to spell the word CAMEL using the dice. The first player that can, wins.


pedagonet.com- Thread the Needle Game

gameshows.about.com- 'Minute to Win It' By a Thread Game

uua.org- Thread the Needle Hula Hoop Game



Introduce game: Jesus looked at him and loved him. "One thing you lack," he said. "Go, sell everything you have and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me." Mark 10:21
Play “Go Fish” but the rules differ. Whoever gives away all his cards first, wins the game.



Puzzles

sermons4kids.com- Word Search

sermons4kids.com- Word Search

joanyedwards.com- Word Search

sermons4kids.com- Word Shape

sermons4kids.com- Decoder

sermons4kids.com- Alphabet Soup

sermons4kids.com- Crossword

sermons4kids.com- Crossword

joanyedwards.com- Crossword (Mark 10:17-30)

newchurchvineyard.org- Code puzzle and worksheet



Quizzes

sermons4kids.com- Multiple Choice

sermons4kids.com- Fill in the Blanks

sermons4kids.com- Fill in the Blanks





Friday, September 4, 2015

Gospel for the Mass: 10/4/15- Mark 10:2-16








*Be sure to check out Gospel for the Mass Year B page right below the header for other days that you need Gospel for the Mass activities.


Disclaimer: The posts below contain links to other websites and the content of these sites are evaluated before they are included. These websites can change without warning making links inactive and/or the content altered. We have no control over other websites and we are not responsible for the content that they post.




Mark 10:2-16



Activities

catholicmom.com- Click on the month. Scroll down to the date for Coloring Page, Mass Worksheet, Crossword Puzzle, Word Search, etc.

catholickidsbulletin.blogspot.com- Download a FREE bulletin to help your kids learn more about our Catholic Mass. Each week's bulletin contains coloring pages for a saint and activities based on the Gospel. The coloring pages may also include a maze, dot-to-dot, find the picture, and many other activities.

sadlierreligion.com- Scroll down to Gospel Reflection, Discussion Questions for the Gospel, and Proclaiming Faith Activities

loyolapress.com- Background on the Gospel and activities for groups and families

4catholiceducatiors.com- Resources on the Sunday Readings

mssscrafts.com- Jesus Loves the Children with tons of resources for illustrating the story, coloring pages/activity sheets, crafts, and songs.

sermons4kids.com- What God Has Joined Together object lesson

sermons4kids.com- Let the Children Come object lesson with group activities, coloring, puzzles, worship bulletin

sermons4kids.com- They Are Precious In His Sight object lesson with group activities, coloring, puzzles, quiz, worship bulletin

calvarycurriculum.com- Jesus and the Children #200 lesson with memory verses, circle the correct words, true or false, fill in the blanks, puzzles, and color sheets.

word-sunday.com- Mia and Sherie Try To Be Friendly lesson (scroll down to Gospel)

kidsclubs4jesus.com- Jesus Loves Children lesson with puzzles, coloring sheet, Bible readings, questions, memory verses, key points, object lesson, drama, puppets, etc. (These files are set up and formatted so that they can be easily made into weekly booklets for your children's ministry, youth ministry, etc., with 4 sheets of legal paper and two staples).

The Catholic Toolbox- J is for Jesus Pre K – K lesson plan which consists of: Objectives, Word Wall, Bible Story with questions, Songs and/or Finger Plays, Activities, Crafts, Games, Snacks, Coloring/Puzzles, etc.

The Catholic Toolbox- What Can Teens Do For Gospel For The Mass Activities?

textweek.com- Lectionary, Scripture Study and Worship Links and Resources



Coloring

sermons4kids.com- Jesus and the Children

sermons4kids.com- Mark 10:16

christianpreschoolprintables.com- Jesus Loves Me Coloring Pages (3 to choose from)



Crafts

sermons4kids.com- Let The Children Come group activities (crafts)

sermons4kids.com- They Are Precious In His Sight group activities (crafts)

Jesus & the Children- Bible Story Wheel (Bible Wheels to Make and Enjoy by Carmen Sorvillo, page 47 & 48.)

preschooleducation.com- Jesus Loves Me Plate

kidssundayschool.com- Bee Thumb-body with Jesus- A craft that reminds kids that they're someone special with Jesus.

christianpreschoolprintables.com- Jesus Loves Me Heart Sequence- This is a size sequence in which children arrange the hearts in order of smallest to largest. Once in order it will spell out the words to the song "Jesus Loves Me". Sing the song with your child when it's completed. (Scroll down to this craft.)

christianpreschoolprintables.com- Jesus Loves Me (mini book)- Children can take home this little mini book with the words to the song "Jesus Loves Me" Print in Color or Black and White and hand to children on their way out the door, encouraging them to share with their parents. (Scroll down to this.)

lambsongs.co.nz- Jesus Loves Children (one page Bible story mini book) in color and black and white

lambsongs.co.nz- Jesus Loves Children (Bible story mini book) in color and black and white

dltk-teach.com- Life of Jesus (mini book)

plaidonlilne.com- Jesus Loves Me Flower Stake

catholicicing.com- Jesus Loves Me Bible Craft for Kids

orientaltrading.com- “I Love Jesus, Jesus Loves Me” Cross Craft Kit



Games

sermons4kids.com- Let The Children Come group activities (games)

sermons4kids.com- They Are Precious In His Sight group activities (games)

books.google.com- Do You Measure Up? (Jesus is Love) The Encyclopedia of Bible Games for Children’s Ministry by Group Publishing, page 126.

kidssundayschool.com- Chair For A Crown

christianpreschoolprintables.com- Jesus Loves Me Tic-Tac-Toe

christianpreschoolprintables.com- Jesus Loves Me Bingo

filefolderfun.com- Heart file folder games- These would be perfect to keep around the area for when children first arrive, or are waiting to be picked up. If you run an all day daycare, these work wonderfully for center time activities.



Puzzles

sermons4kids.com- Maze

sermons4kids.com- Dot To Dot

christianpreschoolprintables.com- Jesus Loves Heart Puzzles

Jesus Blesses Little Children (find the hidden in the picture)- Hidden Pictures Explore Hidden Treasures in God’s World by Linda Standke, page 25.

Smile, Jesus Loves You! (draw a smile on the face) page 67, Jesus Loves the Children (color the picture) page 112, Jesus Blesses Little Children (find the hidden picture) page 113, Jesus Loves Me (use the code to color the picture) page 132, - Bible Story Puzzle ‘n’ Learn! PK – K

sermons4kids.com- Word Search

sermons4kids.com- Word Search

joanyedwards.com- Word Search

sermons4kids.com- Word Shape

sermons4kids.com- Decoder

sermons4kids.com- Crossword

sermons4kids.com- Crossword

joanyedwards.com- Crossword

sermons4kids.com- ABC Order

sermons4kids.com- Alphabet Soup



Quizzes

sermons4kids.com- Multiple Choice

sermons4kids.com- Fill In The Blanks