Note to parent or teacher: Here is a 30-minute lesson plan on the following lesson objectives:
• Learn of the blessings and benefits that God gives to those who give Him to others. (Character Building: Values and Virtues: Generosity-1b)
• Learn to identify ways in which one can show generosity to others. (Character Building: Values and Virtues: Generosity-1e)
Read “A Key to Christmas Joy.”
Talk about how “shining for Jesus” is made up of the gifts we give Him during the Christmas season and all throughout the year! The following articles explore some of the gifts we can give to Jesus.
Read “Gifts for Jesus.” Look here for ideas on how to get the most out of this class.
Read “Piles of Presents for Jesus.”
Read “The Angel and the Gifts.”
Make a “My Christmas Giving Wheel,” and spin it daily to find an activity you can do as one of your daily gifts to Jesus.
Give to Jesus through the ideas found on “A Christmas-Activity Calendar” on days 4, 7, 9, 12, 13, 14, 16, 17, and 24. If you like, you could give these gifts to Jesus on some of these same dates.
Read “What Can I Give to Jesus?”
If you have other suggestions of supplemental material, or additional activities in teaching this topic, please share your ideas and tips by commenting below. We look forward to hearing from you.
Compiled by My Wonder Studio staff.
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