These are my ideas. My hope is that my thoughts may be a springboard to your own great ideas that are right for you and your family. Some ideas are for families with young children while others might be for widows meeting together as a group. Read through and find what’s right for your situation.
WHO WAS JOHN? AND JESUS CHRIST WAS “IN THE BEGINNING WITH GOD.”
Use these activities during your lesson, as a morning activity reminder, or any other time to quietly reinforce this week’s lesson. Many of these resources are from LDS.org, however, some may be from other helpful bloggers.
PLAN OF SALVATION (GOD’S PLAN FOR ME)
I Will Follow God's Plan- Match the scriptures to the steps (the suggested activity is great for classes)
Heavenly Father Loves Me, and He Has a Plan for Me- Making paper snowflakes activity
I Know God's Plan- These are fun! Make a viewer explaining God's plan
My Life is a Gift; My Life Has a Plan- Plan of Salvation cut outs- use for a visual or make it into a mobile.
On the Right Path- Read the scriptures and finish the road signs
Our Beautiful World: Part of the Plan- Find where you live and draw of picture of yourself
The Plan of Happiness- Booklet
He Sent His Son- (older classes) Mix everything up then decide if each event was before or after Christ's birth
The Greatest Gift- Great to do with the lesson- puzzle that covers a picture of the temple
My Plan to Follow His Plan- Includes goals to make each month to help follow God's plan (scroll down)
The Plan of Salvation Offers Me Peace- Put together this Plan of Salvation diagram- you could even make it into a file folder activity.
The Scriptures Teach of Heavenly Father's Plan- Match the scriptures to the pictures- if you have a younger class you can do this all together
When I Lived with Heavenly Father- Complete the picture
The Plan of Happiness- Booklet
A Path for Me- Glue these pictures on to make a path back to Heavenly Father
I am My Heavenly Father's Child
I Will Follow Heavenly Father's Plan for Me
I am a Child of God, and He Has a Plan for Me
Heavenly Father's Plan
When I Lived with My Heavenly Father
TESTIMONYA Growing Testimony- Color a leaf for each sentence you agree with
Testimony Glove- Make this glove to practice your testimony
Gaining a Testimony- Solve the puzzle to figure out the best way to gain a testimony
How Can I Gain a Testimony- Color and match
I Have a Testimony of Jesus Christ- Build a stone wall of testimony
D.J.’s Testimony- Rebus story
I Have a Testimony of Jesus Christ
What is a Testimony?
Why do I Need a Testimony
Reverence for Creation- Ideas and a cut outs to color and create your own garden.
The Creation-Each Day a Gift- A summation of the creation with coordinating pictures to color. Can turn them into flannel board characters or use with magazine cut outs to make a collage.
The Creation- A different wordsearch
My Creation Book- Print and assemble this small booklet.
Creation Crossword- Scripture references given if need to look up the answers.
Heavenly Father's World- A puzzle and coloring activity
Our Beautiful World- Draw your picture in the middle as a reminder to be grateful for the world.
I Live in a Beautiful World- Circle the sense you use to enjoy the creations.
When I Lived With Heavenly Father- Finish the other half of the pictures to tell the story.
Gratitude for God's Creations- Look at the world through pioneer eyes with gratitude.
My Father in Heaven Loves Me- Ideas and a Creation decoration to make.
What Am I?- Close up pictures of God's creations to guess.
"All Things Bright and Beautiful"- Pictures to color and go along with the song.
Jesus Christ Created the Earth..
Jesus Christ Created the Earth for Me
Looking for more simple images to color? LDS.org has a Primary Symbols Index by Topic that comes in handy!