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.
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.
The Lord’s Prayer- Make a prayer mobile
Beatitudes- Word search with fill in the blanks
The Beatitudes- Matching
If I Choose to Obey, I'll Be Happy All Day- Make a Beatitude Book
Peacemakers- Decode the sentence
I Am a Peacemaker- Peacemaker 24 hour challenge worksheet
Body Blessings- Word puzzle
Sermon on the Mount- Crossword Puzzle
Eternal Treasure- Treasure chest activity
The Wise Man and the Foolish Man- Color and put together the scene or use as puppets to act out the song or use this colored version.
Building upon My Rock- Make this screen by coloring the strips and sliding it through the slot
An Unshakable Foundation- Message, dot to dot, and find the differences from President Henry B. Eyring
Jesus Christ Sermon on the Mount
Stacy's Prayer- A story about prayer with picture helps or use this one: DJ's Prayer
Prayer Reminders- Mini puzzles to put together with reminders about prayer
Time for Family Prayer- Do the maze to get to the family prayer.
Prayer of Thanks- Count the different things that we pray about in thanks.
"Shhh...It's Time for Prayer"- Make these prayer puppets to help each other be reverent. Try giving one to each child to take one and enjoy their families to be reverent during prayers too.
Fasting and Prayer- Make movable puppets to demonstrate how to pray reverently- each child can practice using the puppets.
The Power of Prayer- Board game to play (best for older classes as you need to read scriptures)
Heavenly Father Hears and Answers Prayers- Best for older classes, cut out and write parts of prayers as a reminder.
I Can Receive Answers to Prayers- Cut and color out these steps of receiving answers.
Answer to Prayer- Read this comic about John Taylor and his answer to prayer.
Jesus Teaches About Prayer- Scripture stories
Prayer is Reverent Communication- Play memory with these cards.
Seek Guidance Through Prayer- Enos's stories and pictures of prayer to go with it. Here's another one too. Or use this picture story.
Heavenly Father Are you Really There- Best for older classes- make this prayer reminder
Prayer- Best for older classes- word search with an answer
Prayer Puppets- Make these prayer puppets with a play.
Prayers and Ordinances- Decode the answer, best for older classes.
Ponder, Pray, Listen- Cut this slider out as a reminder to pray morning and night.
I Can Pray for Others- Make this booklet to remember other pray for which to pray.
Heavenly Father is Only a Prayer Away- Bright Idea Poster
What Should I Know About Prayer
Prayer Helps My Testimony Grow
Prayer Strengthens Me and My Family