My Wonder Studio
Level 1 Lesson Plan: The Gift of Being You
Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Note to parent or teacher: Here is a 20- to 30-minute lesson plan that highlights the following lesson objective: “Learn that God creates each person with unique talents and looks, and to be grateful for God’s creation of oneself." (Character Building: Values and Virtues: Contentment-1d)


ReadPuppendorf: ‘Mitten Hands.’”

Memorize Psalm 139:14, “I will praise You; for I am wonderfully made” (paraphrased).

ReadThe Tree that Wanted to See the World” and then use this supplement for further discussion on the story.

ReadRejoice in How God Has Made You.” Encourage the children to pray the prayer included in this article, and then take time to write down a list of the positive characteristics God has created them with.

Additional material:

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Compiled by My Wonder Studio staff.
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