I like to give children an easy way to remember and to share with others the Bible stories we learn about in Little Lambs. For the Ten Lepers story, I made some puppets with jumbo craft sticks (tongue depressor size -- 11/16" x 6"). These puppets are easy to make. Print the … [Read more...] about The Ten Lepers Puppets
The kids love to play this game! It is a great way to review a lesson and have lots of fun at the same time! I used colored cardstock. Sometimes I leave the cardstock blank. Other times I put a different picture on each color of cardstock. You will need one of each color … [Read more...] about Life-Size Game Board: The Kids Love It!
I love to teach Little Lambs!.... But the first couple of years of teaching Little Lambs, was not easy. I was trying to figure out how to do it. I knew that I wanted at least one parent to come to class with their child (3-years-old through kindergarten). My experience … [Read more...] about I Love to Teach Little Lambs!
Growing up we had a picture that had LOTS of woven palms tucked behind the top of the frame. And, now, I have two pictures in our home that has palms peeking over the top. The palms add beauty AND they remind us of a particular Sunday in our liturgical year -- Palm … [Read more...] about Learn How to Weave Palms Using Strips of Colored Paper
The Beaver Tail Braid has a unique look! Be sure to press it until it is dry or it will not lie flat. (Note: If you are looking for other palm weavings, click … [Read more...] about Palm Weaving: The Beaver Tail Braid
The square cone palm weave is the one that we did when I was growing up. My mom had learned it from her mom and then she taught it to us. The square cone is a little tricky to get started and then it is very easy so don't give up if you struggle at the beginning. The square … [Read more...] about Palm Weaving: The Square Cone
The folded aura is a very simple palm weave. I have taught 3-year-old children how to do this weave. Once they figure out how to do it, they want to make lots of folded auras out of lots of different colors of paper! (Note: If you are looking for other palm weavings, click … [Read more...] about Palm Weaving: The Folded Aura
The 3-strand braid is an easy way to weave palms. Children who know how to braid can easily do this weave. (Note: If you are looking for other palm weavings, click … [Read more...] about Palm Weaving: 3-Strand Braid
I like the way the leaf palm weave looks. This weave is actually easier to do with palms than paper -- so learn how to do it with paper and then switch to palms. (Note: If you are looking for other palm weavings, click … [Read more...] about Palm Weaving: The Leaf
The Palm Cross is a fairly simple palm weaving. Be sure to press it when you are finished so it will lay flat. (Note: If you are looking for other palm weavings, click … [Read more...] about Palm Weaving: Palm Cross